News for Saturday, May 14, 2005


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To eat or not to eat - Shannon Jenkins

When it comes to dining out, I'm not the best of dates.

Kevin Lee Cannady

Mr. Kevin Lee Cannady, 42, of McDonough passed away Thursday, May 12, 2005, at the Sacred Journey Hospice.

Expectations soar for Frisbee-fetching 'Rocket'

By Shannon Jenkins

Ticking off the Russian bear - Bob Paslay

Am I the only American who remembers hiding under our little wooden desks at school as part of a drill in case the Russians dropped atomic bombs. I didn't know much about science even back the, but as an 11-year-old I had this nagging feeling that that desk wasn't going to fully protect me against the atomic fallout.

Confessions of a closet Jedi - Chris Goltermann

The Force is back next week – just in time for one final hurrah.

Grove brings Newton down to earth

By Anthony Rhoads

Gunshots lead police to truants

By Greg Gelpi

Cards split with Ringgold

By Doug Gorman

Henry advances, Luella swept at Lee

From staff reports

Fort McPherson, Gillem set for closure

By Ed Brock

Runaway from reality, responsibility - Greg Gelpi

The pressure, such tremendous pressure to walk down an aisle, say a couple of words and live happily ever after.

ELCA marches past Georgia Military College

By Anthony Rhoads

Henry County honors fallen officers

By Aisha I. Jefferson

Golf event puts Stockbridge on world stage

By Michael Davis

Henry, Clayton receive little local legislation

By Justin Boron

My mother was a runaway bride - Ed Brock

Realizing the intrinsic contradiction in doing so, I'm going to enter a public plea to let the Jennifer Wilbanks story drop.

Ruby T. Savage

Ruby T. Savage of Forest Park died Friday, May 13, 2005.

Guy Lawson Benefield

Guy Lawson Benefield of Morrow died Friday, May 13, 2005, at Embracing Hospice.

Albert Franklin Eisenhart

Mr. Albert Franklin Eisenhart, 87, of McDonough, formerly of Fort Meyers, Fla., went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 11, 2005.

E. Paulding puts Panthers season in park

By Jeffrey Armstrong

Encountering the counter - Michael Davis

They divide their forces. Both with arms-full of cereal, fruit, various beverages and toiletries. The one in cargo pants and thong sandals sidesteps to her right, craning her neck over a middle-aged man with a basket half-filled with goat cheese é the other half with tofu.

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The skin of my teeth - Rob Felt

It's been nearly an hour of this. My mouth is half open, very dry and laced with a tangy medicinal flavor. Glancing at my watch every 30 seconds doesn't seem to be making the time go any faster, but at this point it's the only form of entertainment I can focus on.

United Way honors Clayton County volunteers

From Staff Reports

If Reds can't, Dodgers will give life to Cincy - Justin Boron

Only for the Dodgers would I go on vacation in Cincinnati.

D.A.'s husband a sheriff's deputy

By Justin Boron

Guns found at NCHS fight

By Ed Brock

Pets of the Week

Faith is a 2-year-old gray tabby domestic shorthair. She has been spayed and all vaccinations are current. Faith was pregnant when she was abandoned in a box at the door of the Clayton County Humane Society shelter. She is a quiet, subdued cat. For more information call the Humane Society at (770) 471-9436. Visit to see other animals available for adoption.