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Defendant in May shooting caught in East Point

A Jonesboro fugitive charged with murder has been found and is behind bars at the Clayton County Jail.

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Cops say drug dealer was fronting as beggar

Clayton County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Friday they say was panhandling near I-285 and selling marijuana at the same time.

Expected Henry signees

The list of expected signees from Henry County.

Expected Clayton signees

A list of expected signees from Clayton County.

Mr. Larry Franklin Kitchens, Sr.

Mr. Larry Franklin Kitchens, Sr. age 69 beloved husband of 43 years to Mrs. Dianne Farmer Kitchens died Sunday January 25, 2015 at his residence.

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Monky Business hits the stage March 13-15

McDONOUGH — Crosswalk Ministries is bringing the musical comedy Monky Business to the Southern Crescent March 13-15.

Wrestlers aim to pin area titles this weekend

Area wrestling competitions will be held this weekend.

Morrow considers reconciling city ordinance with MARTA code

Morrow and MARTA may need to reconcile some code differences before the Authority can bring buses into the city.

Morrow proposes more general Hotel/Motel tax ordinance

Morrow council held the first reading Tuesday of an ordinance that could more broadly define how the city can use the Hotel/Motel tax.

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Maria Torres brings wealth of sports writing experience as new Henry reporter

Henry County residents joins Herald staff as part of its new sports team

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Officials planning August open for new charter school

Du Bois Integrity Academy hosts parent information sessions

A spellbound audience received details on the August opening of the state charter school and cheered the prospect of science-focused education for their children.

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Student reconciles to winning Clayton County-wide spelling bee

You might say Caleb Idowu experienced “irreconcilable” differences with about 48 other kids — but in a good way.

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Luke Strickland ready to take on Clayton County sports

Luke Strickland didn’t start out a journalist.

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Henry County police arrest pair in vandalism

Henry County police arrested two people who allegedly vandalized property at the recreation center in Moseley Park.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Clayton County Parks and Recreation Winter Escape Actividays

Registration opens Jan. 19 for the Clayton County Parks and Recreation Winter Escape Actividays.

Local school officials consider consequences of state budget idea

School districts strapped for cash and burdened with finding individuals to fill vacant bus driver positions may have to find new ways to recruit.

CHURCH BULLETIN: Lions of Judah Apostolic Base, 6030 Ga. 85 in Riverdale, is hosting a Marriage and Relationship Boot Camp

Lions of Judah Apostolic Base, 6030 Ga. 85 in Riverdale, is hosting a Marriage and Relationship Boot Camp Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Feb. 8 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.

Georgia Department of Labor to host recruitments for staffing companies Feb. 3 and Feb. 6 in Spalding County

Recruitment dates are Feb. 3 and Feb. 6

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Labor will host recruiting events in Griffin next to help two staffing companies fill 50 jobs in Griffin, Jackson, Jonesboro and McDonough.

Clayton pre-k registration in March

Clayton pre-k registration in March

State officials seek to change age requirement for kindergarten.

Morrow Fire Department brings back Community Emergency Response Team

Morrow residents can once again learn to help their community times of emergency.

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