News for Friday, March 13, 2009


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Reaction mixed on airport gun ruling

By Valerie Baldowski

School board approves accreditation report

Clayton County school officials will send a 108-page report to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools by the beginning of next week, arguing that the school system is either "operational" or "highly functional" in nine areas the accrediting agency cited as "in need of improvement."

Bond denied for accused cop shooter

By Linda Looney-Bond

Buy American - Will Durst

Can we stop with the waving of the sharp instruments for a minute and speak rationally to this whole ugly recession mess we find ourselves currently mired in?

King seeks to stop board's ethics vote

By Curt Yeomans

Jonesboro police chief approaches first 100 days

By Linda Looney-Bond

Obituaries - March 13, 2009

Marcelino Jimenez, Jr.

After disappointment fades, J-Boro's future awaits

By Brian Paglia

Kroger participates in annual MDA fund-raiser

By Valerie Baldowski

Why it's great to be Irish! - Curt Yeomans

With St. Patrick's Day around the corner, the spotlight is turning to all things Irish.

The community milk cow - Rhonda Rich

To Rodney, my ever dutiful brother-in-law, I suggested that we get a community cow. What with dairy prices going so high and all.