News for Friday, June 26, 2009


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New school year could mean new school for kids

Beginning July 1, a new day will dawn for Georgia parents and their children. For the first time, the state will have a uniform system allowing parents more power to choose the public school within their district that best fits their children's needs.

Me-Me's Family Attic lures thrifty customers

By Joel Hall

Clayton officials plan drug court program

By Linda Looney-Bond

Soccer Mania

Growing up in the 1970s, I was caught up in a wave of soccer mania.

The pattern of regret - Rhonda Rich

Perhaps you've seen the T-shirt emblazoned with, "I Was A Millionaire Until Mom Gave Away My Baseball Card Collection."

Young mothers find help raising 'Better Babies'

By Maria Jose Subiria

Jury weighs evidence in infant-death trial

By Linda Looney-Bond

Obituaries - June 26, 2009

Annie "Belle" Lawrence

Children, adults get bearings at nature preserve

By Curt Yeomans

Stepped-up traffic enforcement accompany the holiday

By Jason A. Smith

Help me, I'm an aging reporter! - Curt Yeomans

Well, yet another birthday will be upon me this weekend, and I have somewhat mixed feelings about it.