News for Friday, April 1, 2005


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Sad excuses for entertainment - Justin Boron

One thing people definitely need more of in their lives is Sylvester Stallone and Jeff Foxworthy. This seems to be the attitude of two cable channels that have become fail safes of mine for worthwhile programming when nothing else was on.

Stumbling into life's potholes - Greg Gelpi

Sometimes the potholes in life are literally potholes.

Bible thumping aside, juries follow own rules - Bob Paslay

I have served on two juries in my life, one a DUI case in magistrate's court and another civil case in big court in which a young guy hired to detail a car took it out at 1 a.m., wrecked it and got sued. He contended another car ran him off the road and the insurance lawyer contended he was just joyriding and lost control.

The Internet is full of virtual dreams - Gerry Yandel

Don't tell anyone, but I'm gonna get rich from the Internet.

Kidnap suspect returned to Clayton County

By Ed Brock

Powell named Riverdale boys basketball coach

By Jeffery Armstrong

Victim's family thanks everyone

To the editor:

Local hoops coaches share thoughts on new GHSA rule

By Anthony Rhoads

God issues statement on His catastrophe policy - Rob Felt

God gave a brief outline of his feelings surrounding catastrophe fallout Wednesday in a press release directed to media outlets around the world. The statement addressed specific instances where bystanders to accidents, fires and other fatal events thanked God afterwards that they were spared.

Treasures in a trifle

By Justin Boron

Sorenson on fast track to success

By Doug Gorman

Rejects praise for Day

To the editor:

Arrests made in gang shooting

By Ed Brock

Airport security adds biometrics exit process

By Greg Gelpi

If we can't get along, should we play alone? - Shannon Jenkins

Since we all can't seem to play nicely together, maybe we should be separated.

Pets of the Week

Solomon is a 1-year-old dachshund mix. He has been neutered and all vaccinations are current. Solomon is a sweet-natured little dog, and he seems to love everyone he meets. He plays nicely with other dogs, and would likely enjoy canine companionship in his new home. For more information call the Clayton County Humane Society at (770) 471-9436. Visit to see other animals available for adoption.


March 31, 2005

More than 25 involved in Kendrick fight

By Greg Gelpi

Chides Walker decision

To the editor:

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Take a moment, capture the essentials in your life - Tamara Boatwright

Quick, if it were needed by the police could you tell them your license plate number? Could you provide police with a detailed description of your child or spouse and a current, clear photograph?

Mounting legal bills in sheriff controversy

Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill's dismissal of 27 sheriff employees Jan. 3 has spun a complicated web of litigation with mounting costs in attorney fees, administrative burden, and a possible settlement with the employees that could end up in the tens of millions.