Lake Ridge Elementary School fourth-grader, Makhi Simpson, was filled with nervousness, moments before he threw his fists in the air in a show of victorious celebration, at the Clayton County Spelling Bee, on Thursday.
Officials -- representing cities in Clayton County -- were eager to share their updated plans for economic development with one another, and community and business leaders, during the Clayton County Chamber of Commerce's "SunTrust Early Bird Breakfast," on Thursday.
A group of ninth-graders at Riverdale High School received a strong message, this week, from representatives of the Clayton County District Attorney's Office, and the Clayton County Juvenile Court, about the severity of penalties for delinquent offenses.
Dixon Grove Baptist Church will host its inaugural Youth Celebration, on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 10 a.m. Marquez T. Harris, a student at Morehouse College, in Atlanta, will be the guest speaker. The church is located at 7690 Fielder Road, in Jonesboro. For more information, call (770) 471-1021, or (770) 378-0182.
Henry County will get a taste of Asian culture this weekend, thanks to the owners of a McDonough restaurant.
The National Association of Counties has selected a new vice chairperson for its Arts and Culture Commission: Clayton County District 1 Commissioner Sonna Singleton, of Rex.
Aaron Horton knew what he was getting into as he got ready for his junior year on the Eagle's Landing boys basketball team.
The Lovejoy Wildcats put their No. 3-ranking in the Class AAAA Gasports.com coaches' poll on the line tonight when they travel to nearby Mundy's Mill for a Region 4-AAAA contest against one of their biggest rivals.
Clayton State University's Non-Traditional Student Organization (NTSO) will host two welcome sessions, next month, to share its plans for the spring semester.
Let me begin this by saying I am flat-out opposed to hidden fees, on anything.
There is something about the banging of a screen door - soft, sweet and low - that warms the innards of my being.
Then, I saw Tina Dupuy's column. I admire her writing skills, and I sometimes agree with her articles, but not always in their entirety.
Cook, Kay Age: 63
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