News for Thursday, August 27, 2009


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Woman gets five years for smuggling heroin

A Maryland woman arrested at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in January for trying to smuggle heroin into the U.S. was sentenced Wednesday to serve more than five years in federal prison.

Meeting set on Harper Elementary construction

By Curt Yeomans

Auto group expects drop in Labor Day travel

By Johnny Jackson

A few things I believe in - Jason Smith

Coming up with a topic for a column every week can be a struggle.

Obituaries - August 27, 2009

Billy T. Smith

Clayton police raid suspected gambling parlors

By Linda Looney-Bond

Never a dull moment when raising kids - Valerie Baldowski

I have found out that mommyhood, one of the most important jobs of all, does not come with directions or any type of instruction book.

Pulling Granny's plug - Will Durst

What is it with the crazies with the guns at the town halls complaining about the health-care reform death panels?

Workshop to focus on interaction with police

By Joel Hall

School Notebook - August 27, 2009

Sept. 3, 10, 24, 30