As of Tuesday, April 2, 2013
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Clayton News Daily
JONESBORO - Southern Community Newspapers, Inc., owner of the Clayton News Daily, announced a reorganization plan Monday that changes several top positions at the company’s seven newspapers.
Chief Financial Officer Ken Thompson said the 6,653 individuals employed by Clayton County Public Schools will be the last options in trimming the district’s annual budget.
Longtime Riverdale City Manager Iris Jessie has resigned her position after almost nine years on the job, said officials.
Clayton County Commission Chairman Jeff Turner revealed the names of five people who are finalists for the county’s new chief financial officer and chief operating officer positions this week.
Tensions rose Monday night as board members split their votes on “emergency school security” contract.
Morrow police Capt. Greg Tatroe didn’t recognize the phone number of the person calling him at a training seminar in Florida last November, but a little voice told him he needed to take the call.
Clayton County Public Schools will release students early the last day of school May 23.
As unemployment benefits decline alongside rising costs-of-living, jobless workers have added inspiration to pursue career training.
Two men are being held in the Clayton County Jail without bond after police seized about 1,000 pounds of marijuana from an Anvil Block Road home.
Clayton County government and schools could lose a collective $12.6 million in ad valorem tax revenue from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. It may be unrelated, but the state representative whose bill may eliminate that revenue received a $10 lunch and nearly $5,000 in campaign contributions from lobbyists connected to airport concessionaires.