News for Saturday, August 1, 2009


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Clayton commissioners to vote on police grants

By Joel Hall

Huffman: Casting the first stone Sports Editorial

Michael Vick, who was sent to prison for two years for operating an illegal dog ring at his home in Virginia, has served his time and is now looking for work.

ELCA to get new track and turf for stadium

By Doug Gorman

Police looking for leads in hit-and-run

Henry County Police are seeking the public's help in finding leads in their investigation into Tuesday's hit-and-run accident on Interstate 75.

Henry updates public on Rock Quarry bridge

By Valerie Baldowski

Lane closure on Georgia Highway 155

Georgia Department of Transportation officials are advising motorists of a lane closure along Ga. Highway 155 northbound, in Henry County, beginning near Exit 216 along Interstate 75. The closure will continue to the intersection at Ga. Highways 20 and 81.

Henry man sought in water-meter theft

By Jason A. Smith

Warrants issued for suspect in Riverdale shooting

By Linda Looney-Bond

Five arrested in McDonough fight

By Jason A. Smith

Officials caution motorists as school year begins

By Johnny Jackson

Car crashes into Clayton home

A Hampton woman told Clayton County Police that the brakes on her car stopped working just before she lost control of the vehicle and crashed into the side of a Jonesboro home Thursday night.

'National Night Out' for law enforcement agencies

By Linda Looney-Bond

Annual Pacemaker 5000 coming up in Hampton

By Jason A. Smith

Firefighters raise funds for charities

By Johnny Jackson

Where is your holy ground? - James C. Bell

In the old testament where Moses first met God, he was told to take off his sandals for he was on holy ground (Exodus 3:5).

Are you tired and weary? - Chris Reynolds

I am tired. The ever-present effects of a struggling economy are taking their toll. People are losing their jobs, finances are tight and stress is mounting.