Q: "This week the deodorant that my husband uses is on sale for $1.99. I have two manufacturer coupons for $1 off a purchase of two deodorants. Can I use both of those coupons when purchasing just two deodorants?"
As the debate over taxes raged, one compromise the Senate rejected would have extended tax cuts for all Americans, except those who are millionaires. In the words of the bill's author, Democrat Chuck Schumer of New York, "Do we want to extend those tax breaks for millionaires and billionaires at a time of huge deficits? I would argue vociferously we shouldn't."
Local children patiently waited for a special guest to arrive, in the children's section of the Clayton County Headquarters Library, in Jonesboro Tuesday.
The new employment numbers are out from the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, and at 9.8 percent, we lost more jobs in November than we gained. We aren't in another recession, but we have a long way to go before we're all the way out of the Great Recession.
On Christmas Day, Clayton County is going to get the gift of a new interim fire chief, complete with more than three decades of experience in the county's fire department.
Authorities arrested 15 people, and seized several hundred gambling machines, from a dozen locations in Clayton and Rockdale counties, Monday, according to a Clayton County Sheriff's Office statement issued by Deputy Alicia Parkes.
Officials from the Clayton County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) group, and its Ambassadors Behind CASA (ABC) support organization, waltzed away on Tuesday with a big check from organizers of the Clayton's Finest Dance Off competition.
While growing older, seniors may find new obstacles ahead that may negatively affect their driving ability, said a spokeswoman for the American Automobile Association (AAA) Auto Club South.
The frigid weather is expected to last through Thursday, according to National Weather Service Meteorologist Spencer Smith.
Attorneys for both sides in the murder trial of Dana Gregory McFarlane, a truck driver accused of killing his fiancee, agreed he is responsible for her death.
Delta Air Lines, which has the world's largest hub at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, recently announced it will add onboard Wi-Fi to all of its 223 regional-jet aircraft, operated by various carriers through Delta Connection, said a spokesman for Delta Air Lines.
The Clayton County Chamber of Commerce will host a "Holiday BASH (Business and Social Hour)," on Thursday, Dec. 9, from 5:30 p.m., to 7:30 p.m.,
When Lovejoy coach Rick Francis was finally able to reach his office following the team's win over Jonesboro Friday, he just wanted to take a seat.
Dennis Johnson hit a mid-range jump shot with 7.5 seconds left, and Morrow missed two shots in the closing seconds to give No. 6-ranked North Clayton a 65-64 win over the Mustangs in a Region 4-AAAA game Tuesday at home.
The NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) 2010 Division II All-Southeast Region team for women's soccer was released on Tuesday, and Clayton State's Cherie Sayon was honored as a third team NSCAA Division II All-Southeast Region selection. The All-Region team consists of players from the Peach Belt Conference, South Atlantic Conference and Conference Carolinas.
Authorities said that a gun, badge, GPS device, and a MP3 player, were stolen from a undercover investigator's car, at his home.
The security chief for Clayton County Public Schools pled not guilty to a felony bribery charge, during a Clayton County Superior Court arraignment, on Monday.
A Henry County jury will hear recorded statements from a Gwinnett County man, believed to have strangled his schoolteacher fiancee to death.
The room was full of rhythm as about 10 women danced vigorously, and with great enthusiasm, to the beat of a reggaeton song, during a Zumba lesson in Jonesboro.
Jonesboro guard Cameron Sutton drove down the court on a fast-break late in the Cardinals game at Forest Park on Friday. As Sutton neared the basket, two Panthers defenders were glued to his every move. Surely, they thought, Sutton would attack the rim hoping to either make a lay-up or draw a foul.
If we had a president in the White House who understood that we are at war with a crazed faction of Islam, and was willing to act on that belief, there would be no question about how we should deal with people who give aid and comfort to the enemy –– they'd be tried for treason and when found guilty stood up before a firing squad.
From Staff Reports
Stanley, Gladys Age: 98
The template for the perpetual Sarah Palin feud was set last Valentine's Day. The animated TV series, "Family Guy," aired an episode in which a character with Down Syndrome said her mother was the former governor of Alaska. From her platform as a paid Fox News contributor, Palin pounced on the moment to condemn Seth MacFarlane. "Cruel and cold-hearted people who would do such a thing," she said on Bill O'Reilly's "The Factor."
From Staff Reports
Hinton, Janice Age: 69
The Clayton County Board of Education approved, on Monday, a plan to use federal jobs stimulus money to give five work days back to educators in the county, with the caveat that they spend those days in professional development.
An upswing in crude oil prices, nearing the $90-per-barrel mark, has the average price for retail, regular, unleaded gasoline climbing toward $3 per gallon, according to officials with AAA Auto Club South.
It will be a busy night for Southern Crescent basketball teams as 12 games are on the slate in both boys and and girls action.
Callie Dorsey, 50, was sentenced in Henry County Superior Court Monday for theft from the City of McDonough. The former administrative clerk is the wife of McDonough Police Chief Preston Dorsey.
After 35 years of working for Clayton County, the county's fire chief, and chief of staff, Alex Cohilas, said he is ready to try something new — after he does some household chores.
Harp, James David III Age: 69