News for Tuesday, November 23, 2004


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Pre-inauguration assessment - Ed Brock

True to my word, I will begin with some praise for our president re-elect.

Each family creates its own holiday traditions - Bob Paslay

I didn't do it. I swear I didn't. But since I was such a rambunctious kid I was always a suspect. As best I remember, my brother and sisters, my younger cousin and I were sitting at the little card table eating our Thanksgiving dinner at my grandparents' house and my brother and I were constantly kidding my cousin about something and he got mad and kicked the table.

Cracked up to be a bachelor? - Michael Davis

Being a single guy is great, right?

I want my pictures and I want them now - Todd DeFeo

It used to be that a few days were quick enough; then it went to an hour. Now, a few seconds is just unacceptable.

Sidestepping calamity - Justin Boron

I was on the verge of total disaster just hours before I had to catch a flight to Los Angeles. I woke up to unpacked bags, none of my clothes ironed, and some strange cat I had never seen before, begging me for food.

Peterson jury fails Conner - Greg Gelpi

Pro-choice jurors held to their convictions, despite logic, decency and common sense.


November 23, 2004

The ABCs of storytelling - Zach Porter

Despite continuing forays into that cesspool of television some like to call "Reality TV," the ABC network has produced two exciting new hour-long fictional dramas with "Desperate Housewives" and "Lost." Right now these are the most exciting shows on television, trumping even the likes of HBO.

Heavy travel expected for Thanksgiving

By Ed Brock

Bray building dedicated

By Ed Brock

Jonesboro lineup gets a jump start

By Anthony Rhoads

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Dennard's 3-pointer lifts Lovejoy Middle to victory

From staff reports

Pets of the Week

Connery is a 1-year-old orange and white domestic shorthair. He has been neutered and all vaccinations are current. Connery was found in a busy parking lot, dodging cars and begging for food from patrons of a nearby restaurant. For more information about Connery call the Clayton County Humane Society at (770) 471-9436. Other animals available for adoption may be seen at

System eyes magnet schools

By Greg Gelpi

Riverdale investigating use of funds

By Ed Brock

Students experience Native American History Month

By Greg Gelpi

NEXTEL crickets chirp madness - Rob Felt

If you've got one of these noise boxes, please read up.