Clayton County Public Schools officials will give a progress report to the county's residents, today, on the district's plan to fulfill its vision to prepare students "to successfully compete in a global economy."
A local church leader is hopeful his ministry will have the same level of influence in Clayton County, as its parent facility has in Henry.
Clayton County's first charter school could be facing closure -- at least as a publicly funded institution -- unless the Georgia Board of Education overturns a decision made by the Georgia Charter Schools Commission on Dec. 14, to deny the Riverdale-based school a 10-year charter.
The leader of a local church feels fortunate that no one in his congregation was hurt when a bullet reportedly pierced the roof of the building on New Year's Eve, with hundreds of people inside.
A delegation of 15 judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, other court workers and law enforcement personnel, from Jefferson Parish, La., is scheduled to wrap up a two-day visit to the Clayton County Juvenile Court today.
For nearly four decades, Morrow First United Methodist Church (UMC) Administrative Assistant Jean Peacock has been the church's familiar voice on the phone, appointment scheduler, librarian, keeper of historical documents, and information center.
The Internal Revenue Service is making it tougher for tax preparers to fudge on clients' tax returns.
The 20-member Glenn Miller Orchestra will take the stage at Clayton State University's Spivey Hall for a single performance on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 3 p.m. The orchestra, led by Musical Director Larry O'Brien, will perform pieces that defined the swing era from Miller's original arrangements.
I had a most enjoyable experience Monday, one that made me feel almost like I was playing hooky from work, and getting paid for it.
Just when you think we've got enough to worry about, along comes a big, old raging controversy over airports utilizing full-body scanning machines that can see through fliers' clothing all the way down to our naughty bits.
"You've got to help me. If I don't find a job soon, the wife is going to brain me."
Sometimes all it takes easy a stern message from the coach to ignite a spark in a basketball team.
Just one day after Morrow's boys basketball team orchestrated a stunning 69-68 upset of No. 1-ranked Westlake, Mustangs coach Jay Livingston encouraged his team to move on. Nights like that can happen, he said, even to teams like Westlake. Livingston should know.
North Clayton teammates Davin Redmond and Clarence Jackson created a celebration handshake they would do everytime they greeted each other.
Before the start of the season, North Clayton guard Zach Bradley had a tough decision to make about his basketball future.
Hazel is a 3 year old Black Angora mix.
Taylor is a 3 year old Oriental Shorthair.
A 49-year-old Riverdale woman, and a Jonesboro man of the same age, were arrested last week in Henry County, after police said they found the pair at a vacant home in McDonough.
"I've been Super-Couponing for about four months now, and I am amazed at how many things I'm getting for free. I don't think we will ever have to buy another tube of toothpaste or bottle of shampoo again! I have a question on meats, specifically. How can I save more on these, too?"
Thirty years after opening in a suburb of Atlanta, Café Intermezzo has landed at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
After six months of construction, the City of Morrow has converted what was once an abandoned property at Southlake Mall into a 28,000-square-foot, internationally certified conference center.
Eagle's Landing girls basketball coach Lisa Horton walked into her team's locker room after their game against Jackson and screamed for joy. Seconds later, after Horton was done praising her team, one player shouted out the sentiment that held the Lady Golden Eagles together through a tenuous game: "We had to win that game."
The American Red Cross Southern Blood Services Region, this week, unveiled its new bloodmobile, to be used throughout metro Atlanta.
Since late last year, inmates in the Clayton County Jail have not had access to full, hot meals, due to cracks and loose seals on three industrial-sized food kettles in the jail.
Lisa Page, of Forest Park, was one of several people who received free oral screenings at Clayton State University's Dental Hygiene Clinic Tuesday.
Clarence Jackson is use to making headlines for North Clayton, but this time it wasn't on the football field.
Just when it looked like nobody was going to be able to cool off the Mt. Zion boys basketball team, Dutchtown rewrote the script with a 64-47 Region 4-AAAA victory Tuesday night in McDonough in the battle of Bulldogs.
After nearly five years of inactivity on the Gateway Village project, the Clayton County Board of Commissioners (BOC) on Tuesday adopted an 18-month plan to develop the area and prime it for new construction.
From Staff Reports