Clayton County leaders approved an agreement with Lake City officials this week which frees the city of possible liability in case an accident happens at a former grocery store being transformed into a temporary movie sound stage.
Mediator needed for service delivery, LOST issues
Clayton County and its seven cities are heading into arbitration after attempts to sit down and hammer out new sales tax and service delivery agreements failed this summer, according to authorities.
A Clayton County Superior Court grand jury indicted two men for killing a man at a Jonesboro hotel.
Bethel United Methodist Church, at 465 Fairview Road in Stockbridge, will host a fish fry Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Fish, slaw, fries, hush puppies and a drink will be served for a donation of $7.50 per plate. The event will include an auction by the Rock Club at 1 p.m. Call 770-474-2570 or visit www.bethel-umc.com.
Clayton County is preparing to launch a $14,328 effort to fight mosquitos and the diseases they carry.
Announcements for Clayton County residents
Dixon Grove Baptist Church, 7690 Fielder Road, Jonesboro, will celebrate the 32nd anniversary of Pastor James Harris and Sylvia Harris with a revival starting at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday.
Charles Spahos appointed to police chief case
Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens recently appointed the Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia, headed up by Charles A. Spahos, to prosecute the case involving Clayton County Police Chief Gregory Porter.
Car driver cited in Tara Boulevard crash
A Clayton County school bus loaded with Lovejoy High school students was hit Wednesday by a driver who lost control of the car, according to Clayton County Police Lt. C. Windley.
Deyton served city for over 17 years
Corine Deyton, the mayor of Forest Park for nearly seven years, will resign for health reasons, effective Oct. 15, City Manager John Parker said Wednesday. Mayor Pro-Tem Sparkle Adams will assume the mayor’s responsibility until a special election can be held to replace Deyton, who “felt her health was not the best,” Parker said.