News for Friday, June 5, 2009


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Wren was left with a tough choice

I wouldn't make a good baseball general manager

I'll take a double shot of paranoia - Curt Yeomans

I have always been uneasy about flying, mainly because I'm no fan of heights.

Sophia and the family reunion - Rhonda Rich

Down in Milledgeville, Ga., there is a lovely woman named Sophia, who is a fan of this column. In turn, she is a supporter and friend of mine.

New legislation will aid cancer research

By Joel Hall

BOE to get public input on budget

By Curt Yeomans

Man dead after being pinned under truck

A Jonesboro man was killed Wednesday when the truck he was repairing in his back yard apparently fell off a floor jack onto him, according to Clayton County Police. Police responded to a home in the 400 block of Ga. Highway 138, just before 5 p.m., according to a police report.

Former children's shelter bookkeeper admits theft

By Linda Looney-Bond

Fired Jonesboro police chief on council agenda

By Linda Looney-Bond

Obituaries - June 5, 2009

AzieLee Nations

Georgia farmers return to state farmers market

By Curt Yeomans