News for Tuesday, December 18, 2012


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Gabriel Stovall -- No more excuses, go be great

So what's your reason to not be used by God?

Mr. Gordon E. Fulmer

Mr. Gordon E. Fulmer, of Forest Park, passed away Dec. 17, 2012.

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Cars line up for Christmas Giveaway

New Vision Christian Church stepped up

“This was very nice of them to do this,” said Stockbridge resident Tresa Perry after she received a trunk-load of groceries from the parking lot of New Vision Christian Church, Saturday.

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City shows love at Christmas Party

Nearly 300 youngsters and their parents crowded into the Lovejoy Community Center recently to see jolly old Saint Nick during the City of Lovejoy’s annual Christmas party.

Forest Park goes for morning meeting

City council to try A.M. sessions

The Forest Park City Council unanimously voted to conduct morning work sessions on the days it holds regularly scheduled city council meetings Monday.

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Hampton judge honored for four decades of service

City officers awarded stars

Hampton Municipal Court Judge Wayne Jernigan and some of his officers were honored by the city’s police chief during an award ceremony and luncheon held Monday at the Hampton Depot.

Convicted killer gets life without parole

Convicted killer Wisdom Jeffery sat emotionless as friends and relatives of his dead wife vilified him in Clayton County Superior Court Tuesday.

County mourns loss of second officer in 17 months

Funeral preparations are under way as the Clayton County law enforcement community prepares to bury its second fallen officer in less than two years.

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Alleged cop killer was Henry County parolee

JONESBORO — The wife of a man killed after shooting a Clayton County police officer made her first appearance in Magistrate Court Tuesday afternoon.

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Clayton officer dies after being shot

STOCKBRIDGE -- A Clayton County police officer died from injuries suffered when he was shot Tuesday afternoon, said authorities.