News for Thursday, October 13, 2005

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Working on the dock of the bay - Bob Paslay

Recently ”ABC News“ aired a segment on a new management plan being tested at the giant electronics company, Best Buy in Minneapolis. The concept is that its 2,000 employees there can come and go as they please.

Realtors push for new eminent domain laws

By Justin Boron

Eating something that doesn't agree with you - Michael Davis

Did you see the one about the snake and the alligator?

Household horrors abound - Ed Brock

I looked up and it was there again, the stain, a growing blight of nasty, brown concentric rings.

Letters to the Editor

GOP has good chance to turn tide on court

‘Swordfish' a disappointment but a keeper - Justin Boron

”Swordfish“ is one of those movies that I feel bad about owning, but whenever it's on television, I'm compelled to watch it.

Lady Lakers shutout Lady Bears

From Staff Reports

Don't drink and bid - Rob Felt

Silent auctions for charity are a great way to bring people to an event while keeping them entertained and raising money for a good cause at the same time. Throw a wine tasting into the equation and things become even more interesting.

Jonesboro captures title

By Doug Gorman

An afternoon in McDonough Square - Johnny Jackson

Eastbound on Georgia Highway 20/81 follows the road to what locals called ”McDonough Square.“

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Pets of the Week

Hemmi is a one and a half year old domestic shorthair orange tabby. He has been neutered and all vaccinations are current. Hemmi is a polydactyl (has extra toes), and it is believed that polydactyl cats bring good luck to the homes in which they live. He is extremely playful, and very loving and affectionate with people. However, he has an extreme dislike for other cats, so he should likely be an "only cat." Due to his inability to get along with other cats, Hemmi's days at the humane society shelter are spent in a cage, so it is imperative that he find a permanent home soon. For more information, please call Clayton County Humane Society a (770) 471-9436 Visit www.claytoncountyhumane.org to see other animals available for adoption.

Citizens not allowed to speak

To the editor:

Disabled people hailed as ‘untapped resource'

By Ed Brock

Aghast at soaring prices - Chris Goltermann

The feeling was like being at auction, watching your most prized item slowly float out of range of your wallet.

Obituaries

October 13, 2005

Departments set for combat

By Ed Brock

Jonesboro man arrested in drug sting

By Ed Brock

Bills past due in Gateway

By Justin Boron