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Clayton County restaurant scores for the week of Nov. 17

There were 14 restaurants evaluated in Clayton County from Nov. 17-21.

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NFL officially announces Katy Perry as halftime performer at Super Bowl

NFL announced late Sunday — after rumors swirled for weeks — that the pop star will headline the Pepsi Super Bowl halftime show on Feb. 1 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona. It will air on NBC.

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Jason Carter reflects on loss, party work in Georgia

Carter: Campaign victim of Republican wave

Jason Carter said his grandfather, former President Jimmy Carter, suggested he reconnect with family after a grueling campaign schedule.

Storms leave scattered power outages across Clayton, Henry counties

The National Weather Service issued several tornado warnings as severe storms crossed Georgia early Sunday evening.

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Lawmaker wants Georgia schools to go digital by 2020

State Sen. John Albers, a Roswell Republican, said the details of his bill are still in the works but pledged not to force local school districts to cover all costs of moving to digital materials.

State details project list of affordable housing

State officials have unveiled a list of 30 projects that will receive $22.4 million in federal housing tax credits to build or rehab affordable housing properties across the state.

“HMS Pinafore” at Spivey Hall Dec. 3

A special Spivey Hall Young People’s Concert is set for Dec. 3.

Southern Regional Medical Center donates rose to promote organ donation

Southern Regional Medical Center made sure a small part of Clayton County would go into the 2015 Rose Parade.

Clayton County Public Schools closed Nov. 24-28 for Thanksgiving break

Clayton County Public Schools will be closed Nov. 24-28 for Thanksgiving break.

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Forest Park mayor, council recognizes Babb Middle School football team

Mayor and council recognized the Babb Middle School football team for winning the county championship.

BELL: Christians trust God is at work on our behalf

I think we can agree that life without God would be empty and depressing.

Clayton State University observes National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

Week concludes with hunger banquet and Sleep-Out for the Homeless

Clayton State University’s observance of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week the week of events concludes with Friday’s “hunger banquet” in the Student Activities Center facilitated by the AmeriCorps Program.

Huie Elementary, education partners to support deserving families this Thanksgiving

Huie Elementary will open its doors to serve a Thanksgiving Day feast to hundreds of students and their families in the Forest Park community.

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Forest Park mayor, two council members skip called meeting on possible legal action

Mayor, two members skip called meeting

The mayor and two council members stopped the vote at a special called meeting Thursday by refusing to show up.

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Hawthorne Elementary School kindergartners recreate first Thanksgiving | PHOTOS

Students enjoy annual holiday tradition ahead of break

Hawthorne Elementary School kindergartners participate in school’s annual Thanksgiving ‘feast’ ahead of holiday break.

News Daily offices to close Nov. 27-28 for Thanksgiving holiday

The Clayton News Daily offices will close Nov. 27-28 for the Thanksgiving holiday

Clayton Community Calendar - Nov. 22, 2014

Atlanta Motor Speedway is hosting a Blacklight Run 5K Nov. 22.

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Georgia senators oppose immigration action by President Obama

The plan outlined by the president Thursday would affect an estimated 5 million people

Georgia’s senators and senator-elect say President Obama overstepped his powers with the executive action he announced.

Emory, Georgia Tech to build joint library service center

Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology plan to break ground soon on a new joint library project.

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Ga. weighs funding for $1B in transportation needs

A panel must soon submit recommendations for funding an extra $1 billion in transportation infrastructure needs.