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Top ten stories from the week of January 14 to January 21

1. Police link Jonesboro home to three bodies found in Union City

Clayton County police have discovered a link to three bodies found in Union City to a Jonesboro home.

2. Police identify bodies in apparent murder-suicide

Clayton County police have released the names of a man and woman found dead Friday morning in an apparent murder-suicide.

3. Hill deputies resolving POST issues

Two deputies hired by embattled Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill have issues of their own, according to Georgia POST documents.

4. Judge denies appeal of ouster by Williams

Forest Park City Council was within its legal rights in removing one of its members in July 2011, a Clayton County Superior Court judge has ruled.

5. Man charged in husband's death Wife held on related charges

A Jonesboro man is being held without bond in the shooting death of his lover's husband, said police.

6. State escapee caught after two hours Two Lovejoy schools were on lockdown

Two Clayton County schools were on lockdown for two hours Tuesday afternoon after a state inmate walked away from a work detail at Lovejoy Regional Park.

7. Jury comes back with guilty verdict

A Clayton County jury has found Latoris Grovner guilty on voluntary manslaughter, five counts of felony murder, two counts of aggravated assault, three counts of aggravated battery and one count of tampering with evidence.

8. Government shakeup rattles finance department

The reality that Clayton County Finance Director Angela Jackson is no longer the county’s top money manager is beginning to set in.

9. Jonesboro clerk, finance director get raises

The Jonesboro City Council came out of a lengthy executive session and handed out approximately $4,200 in raises to two city hall employees Monday night.

10. It’s all for one, none for the rest BOC split as rec director gets raise, others don’t

A decision to give Clayton County Parks and Recreation Director Detrick Stanford a five-percent raise while not giving increases to other valued employees left county commissioners at odds this week.