News for Thursday, December 27, 2012


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Woodland boys hold on against Ola

Wolfpack beat Mustangs 53-50

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PAGLIA: One final footnote on 2012 season

Release of All-State teams means high school football is officially over

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Way too early Southern Crescent top five football teams

Staff writer Gabriel Stovall looks ahead to 2013 season

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Georgia’s bizarre New Year’s Eve — CURT YEOMANS

Perhaps Georgia has gotten a little carried away with having things fall — or in some cases rise up — when a new year arrives.

Morrow City Council meets Friday

The year is about to end but the Morrow City Council will squeeze in one more called meeting before 2013 arrives, town officials have announced.

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BOC's Turner, Rooks pledge transparency in government

One era in Clayton County government will end next week and another one will begin with the arrival of new leadership on the county’s Board of Commissioners.

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College Park accident kills Alaska man

Girlfriend turns in DUI suspect

An alleged drunk driver killed a man in an auto accident during the Christmas weekend.

Mrs. Dell M. Smith

Mrs. Dell M. Smith, 78, of Jonesboro, passed away, Dec. 21, 2012.

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Marjorie Huggins Robinson

Marjorie Huggins Robinson, 88, of Jonesboro, passed away Dec. 22, 2012.

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Marjorie Batchelor Hodges

Marjorie Batchelor Hodges, 88, of Stockbridge, passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, after a tenacious struggle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Mr. William Harold Brown

Mr. William Harold Brown, 88, of Stockbridge, passed away Dec. 25, 2012.

Mr. O.W. “Warren” Bishop

Mr. O.W. “Warren” Bishop, 88, of Hampton, died Dec. 22, 2012.

Mrs. Janet Robinson

Mrs. Janet Robinson, 53, of Rex, passed away Dec. 22, 2012.

Mr. Bradley Steven Plant

Mr. Bradley Steven Plant, 29, of Hampton, passed away Dec. 26, 2012.

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Paige waives hearing in alleged hit-and-run

Friend arrested on drug charges

A man charged with running over a police officer was in Clayton County Magistrate Court Thursday.

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Taxi driver run over in armed robbery

A cab driver was run over by his own car while he was being robbed by two men.