News for Friday, October 26, 2012


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The BOE candidates in their own words

Candidates respond to our own survey

Clayton voters must chose BOE members

Although most of Clayton County’s local elections wrapped up in August, more than half of the county’s school board still has to be chosen by voters.

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Riverdale students readying for plant sale

The Riverdale High School agriculture class’ annual fall plant sale begins Monday at the school and will continue until all of the plants are sold, said Davis.

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Clayton State unveils “Dream” branding campaign

The university formally unveiled its new branding message Thursday during a kick-off ceremony at the school’s Spivey Hall.

Mundy Mill student hit running after bus

Boy, 14, in stable condition

A Mundy Mill high school student is recuperating in an Atlanta hospital after he was hit by car.

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Man indicted for allegedly killing escort

His mother, another woman accused of cleaning scene

A Jonesboro man has been indicted on murder charges by a Clayton County grand jury. His mother and another woman were included in the indictment and are accused of cleaning up the crime scene.

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Clayton County Drug Court holds fifth graduation

Garland Watkins keynote speaker for grads

Two men said they have put their lives of addiction behind them as they seek a better future.

Conflicting story trips up Clayton pair

Cop said drugs were gift-wrapped

Two Clayton County parolees stopped on southbound I-75 for driving erratically face felony marijuana charges after an officer said he found almost 10 pounds of drugs wrapped as a Christmas package in the back of their rental car.

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Schooling in health

Deputy superintendent learned from breast cancer

The life of Stefanie Phillips unexpectedly turned into a roller coaster over the course of one weekend in May 2005.