News for Friday, March 16, 2012


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Legislators approve Clayton BOC redistricting map

But school board’s map faces uncertain future

The redistricting map for the Clayton County Board of Commissioners cleared a big hurdle toward becoming a reality this week when the Georgia Senate approved legislation that redrew the county’s proposed districts.

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‘Motivated’ Runner

When Ayrian Evans signed his track scholarship to Georgia, it was just the beginning of the journey for the Morrow High senior.

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MAHONE: Drew’s quick success not surprising to some

In 2009, the Riverdale address at 6237 Garden Walk Boulevard had no relevance in high school athletics in the state.

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Ralph named ‘Regional Player of the Week’

Meet Wole Ralph ... player.

Fugitive caught in front of Clayton’s courthouse

Sometimes criminals seem to drive up to the courthouse and turn themselves in.

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St. Patty’s Day Crawl set for Saturday

Eateries, businesses plan festivities, too

Everything from green beer to green grits, green cupcakes and green corsages, will be on display in stores and businesses, Saturday, throughout the Southern Crescent area, in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day.

Convicted killer gets life plus 115 years

A Clayton County Superior Court judge gave an Ellenwood man the maximum sentence for shooting to death a young mother during a 2009 home invasion.

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Morrow store celebrates 25 years in business

Sam’s Club in Morrow opened in 1987, and ‘we like to make a big deal of being in business for 25 years,’ manager says.