Kent D. Johnson

Kent Johnson is former Photo Assignments Editor for the AJC and AJC.com. He held this position from June 2003 until 2017. Previously, he was Sports Photo Editor, Sunday Photo Editor and Gwinnett section photo editor/photographer. Photos by Kent Johnson

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Lois Norder
July 5, 2016 DUNWOODY  Head shot of AJC senior editor Lois Norder  KENT D. JOHNSON/ KDJOHNSON@AJC.COM

Posted: 11 days ago

July 5, 2016 DUNWOODY Head shot of AJC senior editor Lois Norder KENT D. JOHNSON/ KDJOHNSON@AJC.COM
Atlanta schools plan meetings to discuss rezoning proposal
Parents of students at Parkside Elementary School, Benteen Elementary School, and Barack and Michelle Obama Academy can attend meetings about proposed attendance boundary changes that would affect those schools.

KENT D. JOHNSON / AJC

Posted: 26 days ago

Parents of students at Parkside Elementary School, Benteen Elementary School, and Barack and Michelle Obama Academy can attend meetings about proposed attendance boundary changes that would affect those schools. KENT D. JOHNSON / AJC
Moving a debate over Southern history from the state Capitol to Stone Mountain
Despite its past and Confederate legacy, Stone Mountain remains a popular site for African-American family reunions and where members of the community go to relax and exercise. The mountain, which is adorned with a huge carving depicting Confederate heroes, is classified as a Confederate memorial by state statute. KENT D. JOHNSON/KDJOHNSON@AJC...

1:21 AM Friday, Jan. 05, 2018

Despite its past and Confederate legacy, Stone Mountain remains a popular site for African-American family reunions and where members of the community go to relax and exercise. The mountain, which is adorned with a huge carving depicting Confederate heroes, is classified as a Confederate memorial by state statute. KENT D. JOHNSON/KDJOHNSON@AJC...
Morris Brown College: A timeline
Gaines Hall on the campus of Morris Brown College in 2013. The historic building was gutted by fire in 2015. (KENT D. JOHNSON / AJC file)

7:30 PM Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

Gaines Hall on the campus of Morris Brown College in 2013. The historic building was gutted by fire in 2015. (KENT D. JOHNSON / AJC file)
After 5 inmates die, Fulton County dumps jail health care provider
August 15, 2012  ATLANTA Fulton County Officer Niasha Cooper observes through the open cellblock door as inmates return in the 5 south detention zone at the Fulton County Jail Wednesday, August 15, 2012.What Fulton County has spent propping up an inadequate jail facility could have gone a long way toward building a new one, which the county...

10:33 PM Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017

August 15, 2012 ATLANTA Fulton County Officer Niasha Cooper observes through the open cellblock door as inmates return in the 5 south detention zone at the Fulton County Jail Wednesday, August 15, 2012.What Fulton County has spent propping up an inadequate jail facility could have gone a long way toward building a new one, which the county...