News for Tuesday, November 27, 2012


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Morrow pays lawyers almost $12,500

Second law firm never hired in public meeting

The Morrow City Council is shelling out nearly $12,500 for legal fees to two law firms, although one of those firms was never legally hired by the city.

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Clayton parks department celebrated as state’s top recreation agency

Clayton County officials are crowing loudly after the Georgia Recreation and Park Association named the county’s parks department the state’s best earlier this month.

Walking under Clayton County’s star

Can the county benefit from its celluloid history?

Now, Jonesboro City Councilwoman Pat Sebo wants tourists to remember that these people were here with a county-wide “walk of the stars” to highlight locations where movies and television shows were filmed.

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Nature preserve preparing for Yule Log’s return

Clayton County children will soon exude some Yuletide cheer while looking for a legendary log.

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Few toys for tots in Lovejoy

Official says national level doing well

The Toys for Tots campaign is about to swing into full gear for some communities across the country. However, in Lovejoy, things are looking a little scarce.

Daniel W. Parker

Daniel W. Parker, 30, of Stockbridge, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.

CW4 Ret. Jerry A. McRee

CW4 Ret. Jerry A. McRee, 74, of Jonesboro, passed away, Nov. 24, 2012.

Angelia Jean Leverette Lopez

Angelia Jean Leverette Lopez, 52 of Hampton, passed away on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.