News for Friday, May 4, 2012


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BOY'S SOCCER: Capsules for second round matches

Previews for Clayton and Henry teams in the second round of the boy's soccer state tournament Tuesday.

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PREP ROUNDUP: Mundy’s Mill baseball splits with Jones County

Mundy’s Mill and Jones County will meet Saturday for Game 3 of the first round of the Class AAAA playoffs.

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Three titles would still be nice for Stackhouse

Mariah Stackhouse could win her third individual golf Class AAAA championship Monday at Bartram Trail Golf Club in Augusta, but winning it might just make it harder.

Lady Titans last team standing

Symone Townsend has played tennis long enough now that the only scouting she needs on an opponent is during warm-ups.

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Mundy’s Mill gets first soccer signee

Mundy’s Mill senior Kori Hunter became the school’s first soccer player to sign a college scholarship.

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‘Disney on Stage’: Scores support opening for county-wide musical

Friday was the opening night for the 16th annual All-County Honor Musical. Scores of parents and community members packed the PAC, to show their support for county’s performing arts program and students.

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Attorney asks judge to dismiss TPO

A Riverdale attorney charged with making terroristic threats against her client’s estranged husband, has asked for, and received, a dismissal of her request for a Temporary Protective Order (TPO).

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Bun guilty of deputy’s murder

Teen to be sentenced June 1

The family of slain Clayton County Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Daly hugged one another and embraced several law-enforcement officers, after a teenager was convicted of their loved one’s murder.

Clayton BOE meeting on Monday

The Clayton County Board of Education will have its monthly board meeting on Monday, May 7, at 6 p.m.

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Clayton Police, State Patrol seize millions in 'pure marijuana'

The Clayton County Police Department said it arrested three men early Friday morning, after discovering 4,000 pounds of marijuana worth at least $4 million in their possession.

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Frances Bass Lee

Frances Bass Lee, 88, died Wednesday, May 2, 2012, of multiple complications at Emory University Hospital.

Mrs. Douglas Annora Mackin

Mrs. Douglas Annora Mackin, of Morrow, passed away on May 3, 2012 at 2 p.m.

Nelson Dublin

Nelson Dublin was truly a blessing and an inspiration to anyone who came in contact with him.

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Clayton seeks citizen input on road improvements, transportation needs

If you need sidewalks, traffic lights, speed bumps or bike trails in your neighborhood, Clayton County wants to know about it.

Pope Dickson ends business

Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home closed its locations in Jonesboro and Morrow Friday after more than six decades in business.

Henry store sells Decades of Dollars winning lottery ticket

Someone has a winning “Decades of Dollars” lottery ticket, and it was acquired at the Provisions BP gas station, located at 2297 Highway 20 E. in McDonough.

Closing arguments given in Bun trial

Clayton County Executive Assistant District Attorney LaLaine Briones held up slain Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Daly’s blood soaked pay stub in front of a jury on Friday, and painted it as a symbol for what the deputy sacrificed for the county.

Video for jazz musician Baatin Muhammad

Watch a YouTube clip of Jazz musician Baatin Muhammad.

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