Riverdale City Councilman Kenny Ruffin has filed formal ethics charges against fellow councilman, Wayne Hall, claiming -- among other accusations -- that Hall misused his city-issued credit card.
A 33-year old man told Clayton County Sheriff's deputies that he could not explain where, or how, he acquired $76,656 in cash that he was allegedly throwing away, after fleeing from the deputies -- first in his car at high speeds, and then on foot, Tuesday.
Arnold Elementary School Music Teacher Joanne Maples encourages her students to use creative writing skills to come up with a phrase that helps them remember where the notes "E," "G," "B," "D," and "F" are located on the lines of a musical scale.
A Jonesboro teenager faces a charge of homicide by vehicle, after a female passenger in a car -- he reportedly struck head on -- died.
Clayton County Emergency Management, a division of the Clayton County Fire and Emergency Services department, will offer free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training next week.
Residents with squirrels in their attics, or opossums in their yards, will soon have a chance to learn how to properly remove them.
A singer with The Regulars Band is in fair condition, following a motorcycle wreck that killed a Jonesboro man.
As 8-year-old Alyssa Letourneau, of Savannah, washed her hands in a restroom at Hartsfield-Jackson, Lynell Martin, an outgoing and bubbly full-time restroom attendant at the airport, sang "If you're happy and you know it wash your hands."
A Jonesboro woman, who animal control officials had been trying to catch up to for almost a year, faces an obstruction charge, after police say she locked herself in her home when animal control visited Tuesday.
I had a most enjoyable time Saturday night, when my husband and I went to a show, then to dinner.
It's frightening, if you want to know the truth.
You've seen "ER" and I've seen "ER," and I think we can both agree that if bipartisan health-care reform were a patient, Doctor Obama would be dejectedly dropping the paddles, ripping off his mask and asking Nurse Pelosi to call it.
Little Bit is a 3 year old tabby Domestic Longhair.
Ruthie is a 7 year old Snowshoe Siamese mix.
Henry County coach Carl Caputa and his Laney counterpart Otis Smart shared similar thoughts about the teams second round Class AA playoff game.
Union Grove has hired Luella head coach Paul Burgdorf as its new football coach, replacing Steven Collins.
Afflicted for the first half of Wednesday night's contest with an impotent offense and spiritless effort unknown to its home crowd, Dutchtown's girls basketball team still clung to hope at halftime. A 14-point deficit was not uncharted territory. Neither was its opponent.
Georgia is fast-closing the gap between local, average gasoline prices and the national average price.
A $500 reward is being offered by a group of utility companies for information leading to the arrest, and conviction, of suspects who reportedly stole an estimated $800 worth of copper wire from a Georgia Power substation in Stockbridge, according to Henry County police.
Nearly a week after being struck by a car as he attempted to cross Ga. Highway 85, a Church Street Elementary School student remained in critical condition Tuesday, according to a spokesperson for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
The Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA) announced Tuesday that the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has shot down a proposal to add three new Xpress bus routes in Clayton County, following the March 31 demise of the county's C-TRAN bus service.
Metro Atlanta experienced its fourth measurable snow event of the year on Tuesday, according to weather officials.
Parts of a vintage Morrow neighborhood are currently being upgraded by 21 university students, who are volunteering their time during their spring break, to help improve a community.
Clayton County police say they have charged one of the men apprehended after Monday's alleged robbery of a Bank of America in Jonesboro.
Sharp-eyed readers have noticed a change in the bar codes on some coupons and they wrote in to ask about them.
Clayton and Henry counties would be hit in more ways than one, if the University System of Georgia is forced to make an additional $300 million in budget cuts, as legislators are asking system officials to be prepared to do.
With the aid of a $5,000 grant from the Grassroots Arts Program (GAP), the Southern Crescent Chorale will present "Bernstein's Chichester Psalms and Other Psalm Settings" this weekend at Clayton State University's Spivey Hall. The concert the chorale's sixth annual performance at Spivey Hall will take place on Sunday, March 7 at 3 p.m.
Last year, Truett's Grill of Morrow hosted its first-ever Truett's Grill Classic Youth Basketball Tournament, giving 100 students the chance to compete for free Chick-fil-A meals for a year. This year, the Truett's Grill, Clayton County's Dwarf House restaurants, and the Freeplay Foundation for Youth Sports are sponsoring an even bigger tournament for up to 320 students.
Theodor Seuss Geisel's "Green Eggs and Ham" is the author's top book, according to Clayton County Public Schools Superintendent Edmond Heatley.
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It's frightening, if you want to know the truth.
At most Henry County boys basketball team practices, junior forward Larrentis Thomas takes to a $2,000 rebounding machine to polish his talent. The Warhawks call it The Dominator. He leaps, grabs a lever, and absorbs the quick abuse of a simulated hit to his body. After all, life under the basket isn't kind in live action. Why should it be in practice?
The matchup between Stockbridge and visiting Glenn Hills turned into a fourth-quarter free throw shooting contest.