News for Wednesday, August 18, 2004

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Countdown to "Seinfeld" DVD - Kathy Jefcoats

This column is dedicated to my South Carolina friends and fellow "Seinfeld" freaks, Karen Daily and Jeremy Schoolfield.

Cell phones: Corporate crack - Greg Gelpi

Imprisoned by a cell phone? I am too, and so is my roommate and my neighbor, the 2-year-old down the street and?

Painful reverberations from adolescence - Justin Boron

Last Monday, I had my first day at the News-Daily. Strangely, it also was the first day of school for all of the kids in Clayton County.

Another ?star' in Peterson case - April Avison

My colleagues have joked with me that whenever I run out of column material, I can always write about Scott Peterson. I can't help it; the case intrigues me.

Riverdale police catch carjacker

By Ed Brock

Pets of the Week

Phoebe was born at the Clayton County Humane Society on March 23, 2004. She is a black and white domestic shorthair. She has been spayed and all vaccinations are current. Phoebe is the last remaining kitten from her litter, as her sister has recently been adopted. Being hand-raised by Humane Society staff, she is a sweet, human-oriented kitten. For adoption information call the Humane Society at (770) 471-9436.

Airhead conversations at 35,000 feet - Rob Felt

Somewhere between the oxygen mask demonstration and the beverage cart I realized just how long and painful this flight was going to be.

Running for DARE

By Ed Brock

System considers changes in school nurses

By Greg Gelpi

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Work to begin on barriers Sept. 7

From staff reports

Home sweet home for Morrow in '04 opener

By Jeffery Armstrong

Obituaries

August 18, 2004

All's fair in war, but this? - Ed Brock

I've been told that I shouldn't complain about the mistakes of our leaders unless I can present a better option.

CCSU holding open house for Ireland tour

Compiled by Greg Gelpi

Still steaming over 1980 Olympic decision - Bob Paslay

Am I the only person who sees the irony of this year's Olympics and the 1980 Olympics?

Paparazzi: My friends or foes? - Zach Porter

At the movies cops and lawyers get to be our heroes, generally serving as the personification of justice for our audience. Photographers it seems are getting a raw deal though. You see, Twentieth Century Fox will soon release its photography thriller titled Paparazzi in which over-zealous celebrity photographers stalk a movie star of the action hero variety. This action hero most likely plays none other than a tough as nails, hard boiled cop who's not afraid to jump from rooftop to rooftop- moving vehicle to moving vehicle on the expressway at rush hour. So the big celebrity gets to be the hero, the sleazy pack of dogs with cameras around their necks the villains.

Like it or not, athletes are role models

By Anthony Rhoads

Big day for SPLOST in Clayton

By Justin Boron