Tim Floyd finally gets to go back home.
Private sanction on mayor leaves city ‘unhinged’
More than 50 residents attended, including several who said they came because of media reports that outline how the council may have violated the state’s Open Meetings Act when it decided to punish Burke for criticizing Morrow Planning and Economic Development Director Michael McLaughlin on Oct. 23.
Jackie Nichols, of Jonesboro, passed away on Nov. 1, 2012; she was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jonesboro.
William H. Russell, 86, of Greensboro, passed away Nov. 11, 2012.
The Jonesboro City Council has annexed a towing company.
Two Jonesboro police officers received letters of commendation from police Chief Franklin Allen Monday for taking the lead in stopping a burglary last month.
The county’s Senior Services Aging Program Advisory Board will hold its annual Meals On Wheels spaghetti dinner fundraiser at the J. Charley Griswell Senior Center, 2300 Ga. Hwy. 138 in Jonesboro, from 6 p.m., until 8 p.m., Friday.
A long-time Clayton State University official who also has been a high profile leader in Clayton County is leaving to take a job at a university in South Georgia.