Defense attorneys for a Snellville man, suspected of killing his fiancee in Henry County, said their client acted in the "heat of passion."
Members of the Clayton County Board of Education will gather with Clayton County Public Schools officials in Jonesboro this weekend for a working retreat, to discuss ways to improve the school board's performance, according to Board Chairperson Alieka Anderson.
Tom Davidson & Sons, a contractor for the Clayton County Water Authority, will be working on a sewer pipeline rehabilitation project in downtown Jonesboro Friday, Feb. 26, and Saturday, Feb. 27.
Morrow High School Senior Thanh Thuy Phan was in a state of disbelief when Clayton County Chamber of Commerce President Yulonda Beauford announced she was Clayton County's STAR Student for the 2009-2010 school year on Wednesday afternoon.
A 10-year-old student at Church Street Elementary School remains in critical condition at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, after being struck by a vehicle heading northbound on Ga. Highway 85 in Riverdale.
On any sunny day of the week, those driving past the Spivey Plaza Shopping Center on Stockbridge Road, in Jonesboro, are likely to see a tall, curious-looking man wearing bright, white boots, a cape, and a crown made of tinfoil, colored stones, and glass shards of various sizes.
Clayton County authorities nabbed a man they say was wanted on a drug warrant, but not before the man allegedly fled from deputies during a traffic stop and struck a pedestrian and another vehicle.
Ten girls competing in the Little Debbie Look-A-Like Contest took the stage recently in the AirTran Airways hangar at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
The Strong Rock Christian athletic department is in transition.
Autumn is a three and a half year old, domestic shorthair calico.
Missy is a nine and a half year old Shepherd mix.
We -- women -- like our purses, and enjoy gleefully stuffing everything we can into them.
Now that thick snow has blanketed much of the country, we all know what that means: more sledding bans.
Mount Zion High School Star Student Maria Martinez is an artist with a number of other talents to fall back on.
Riverdale police are questioning the mother and caretakers of a 6-month-old child, who was brought to Southern Regional Medical Center "dead on arrival," early Tuesday morning.
A Riverdale man, who authorities say held himself out as a U.S. State Department employee to deceive church members, investors and law enforcement officers, was sentenced to more than two years in federal prison Tuesday, prosecutors said.
If Michael Mgbemena has to single out one thing he likes about math, he says it is the fact that there is no ambiguity about the answer to an equation.
Damarcus Bell's head turned when he heard a trash can's wheels creak as they rolled across the floor of North Clayton High School's cafeteria last week.
Since 2006, Southern Regional Medical Center has been one of the few hospitals south of Interstate 20 to perform angioplasty procedures, according to hospital officials.
Thanh Thuy Thi Phan, or "Thuy" (pronounced Twee) for short, is just as good with words as she is with people.
Kimlien Campbell decided a few weeks ago it was time to do something about the constant jumping and rolling around that her 7-year-old son, Nathaniel, and her 6-year-old daughter, Briana, were doing in the family's Hampton home.
While Forest Park High School Star Student Carla Garcia may seem calm and easy going, she is serious when it comes to the task at hand.
Any time a store offers an instant-savings dea,l I get excited. Sales that offer instant savings of a specified dollar amount, when shoppers buy certain items, are great opportunities for us to stock up at sale prices, and to actually get the store to "pay us" to shop.
Clayton County parents, who want to get their rising sixth-through-ninth-grade students into the Elite Scholars Academy Charter School for the 2010-2011 school year, can begin registering for the school's admission lottery on Thursday, school system officials have announced.
While most of his fellow seniors at North Clayton High School are still picking which college they will go to, Devon Alcorn is already trying to decide which defense contractor he wants to work for after college.
Debbie Walker-Lass, the specialist manager for Clayton County Public Schools' WORKTEC employment and training center, was recently tapped to serve as president of the Georgia chapter of the Association for Persons in Supported Employment (APSE).
Clayton County Public Schools is cutting back on shuttle buses for graduation ceremonies in May, in an effort to reduce the cost of ferrying people between Tara Stadium and the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, where the ceremonies will be held, school officials announced on Monday.
Hoping to get an early start toward medical school, Lovejoy High School's Mariesha Pugh jumped into the college world at the age of 15.
While nine Clayton County Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) Students will venture down separate paths once the 2009-10 school year ends, they all share a common interest in being the best students at their respective schools.
As Eagle's Landing led South Atlanta, the No. 1 team in the state, in the finals of the Region 4-AAA tournament Monday, players on the Golden Eagles bench locked arms, leaned forward and held their breath. A year ago, Eagle's Landing had won just six games. Now, they were on the verge of an improbable upset.
As Stockbridge finished up practice on Tuesday evening, coach Duane Kelley gathered his team in a circle at midcourt. Just as the coach finished his post practice analyst, he pointed to a spectator on the sideline, and told his team about a conversation he had with him before last week's Region 4-AAAA tournament.