News for Monday, March 17, 2008


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Obituaries - March 17, 2008

John Thomas (Tommy) Clem

Saving the local economy - Joel Hall

As a recent college graduate, I boast no claims of being a major contributor to the local economy. A good part of my paycheck is spent keeping the college loan demons at bay.

Equal treatment for deceased college students - Johnny Jackson

Locally, over the past few months, there have been all-out efforts to seek justice or closure in particularly upsetting cases - those dealing with murder, assault, drug trafficking, missing persons, and so on.

Clayton State to offer ROTC in the fall

By Curt Yeomans

Duncan visits students on eve of big test

By Curt Yeomans

GBI identifies dead woman found after fire

By Daniel Silliman

To understand government, you need to understand lobbying - Lee Hamilton

When news stories about questionable doings on Capitol Hill appear these days, more often than not they involve lobbyists. Think of the Jack Abramoff affair and its many spinoffs, or the ruckus over the New York Times story about John McCain and his dealings with one particular lobbyist.

Unanimous decision: Accreditation revocation backed

The AdvancED Accreditation Commission spent more than half of its session on Saturday afternoon discussing Clayton County schools during its Chicago meeting.

Local talent featured artist on Radio Disney

By Joel Hall

BOE moves toward 'corrective' superintendent

By Daniel Silliman