News for Friday, February 8, 2013


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Convicted sex offender accused of second crime

A Rex man was indicted by a Clayton County grand jury this week on allegations that he repeatedly molested a 12-year old girl over an eight-month period.

Mr. Cliff Harris Walton Jr.

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mr. Cliff Harris Walton Jr. of Swainsboro, on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at the Hilton Head Regional Medical Center.

Martha Louise Hughes

Martha Louise Hughes, 70, of Hampton, passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 6, 2013

A new hat for Stanford?

Parks director has new appointment

Clayton County Parks and Recreation Director Detrick Stanford will have some hat juggling to do.

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DA may oversee BOC’s audit

Clayton County District Attorney Tracy Graham Lawson may find herself calling at least some of the shots on a forensic audit ordered last month by the Clayton County Board of Commissioners.

Atlanta-Savannah rail revived again?

House resolution introduced for study committee

The proposed Atlanta-to-Savannah high-speed rail line may have more lives than a cat.

Army returns four to Southern Crescent

Army Sgt. Dwayne C. Minor and privates first class Travon M. Willis, Asad Rollin and Marquis J. Jordan have returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Public school's mock trial wraps up today

Five District high school teams have registered to compete in the 2013 Region Eight Mock Trial Competition to be held over a two-day period at the Harold Banke Justice Center in Jonesboro.

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Stomping down the house

Clayton State holds first step show in two years

MORROW — Stomp the yard. Own the yard.