A Forest Park man is being held in the Clayton County Jail on $100,000 bond on child sex charges, according to court records.
Defense attorney remains confident
Officials are in unchartered territory in finding the best way to handle the legalities of a sheriff under a 32-count felony indictment and facing years in prison if convicted.
It’s a midseason test with postseason flavor.
Don’t take it as a sign of disrespect when Jonesboro basketball coach Dan Maehlman says tonight’s home tilt with No. 3 Eagle’s Landing is just another game.
Golden Eagles think tough tournament schedule will pay off against No. 9 Jonesboro
Michelle Smith scored 16 points to lead two other Jonesboro players in double figure scoring as Jonesboro defeated visiting Griffin 53-48 in a Region 4-AAAA, Div. B contest on Friday.
Staff writer Brian Paglia says Golden Eagles are too tall of a task for Jonesboro
The Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald sports staff breaks down the Eagle’s Landing-Jonesboro match-up position-by-position (and even further) to see who has the edge. Hint: It’s pretty even.
A little personal transparency for you today.
Dr. Michael H. Deis, long time faculty member in the College of Business at Clayton State University, is serving as interim dean of the College of Business, beginning in January.
The Clayton County Board of Education will start off the new year by swearing in its new members and electing its leadership at Monday night’s meeting.
The First Lego League Super Regional Qualifier will return to the campus of Clayton State University Jan. 12.
Owner says she was led by God to open schools
Rita Minta said she used the biblical principle of “sowing and reaping” to fulfill her dream of starting a business.
Carbon monoxide seeps into auto
A Clayton County police officer recently became ill twice after breathing large amounts of carbon monoxide while driving his patrol car.
Police hunting for driver
Clayton County Police are continuing their search for the driver who hit an 8-year-old girl in Conley and drove off.
After almost nine hours at Southern Regional Hospital, Bianca Buchanan burst into tears the moment she laid eyes on her baby son — the firstborn of the new year in Clayton County.
Commission moves public comment before votes
Clayton County residents will likely get to have more of a say in county government affairs after the Board of Commissioners decided to move its public input to the beginning of commission meetings Wednesday.
Inquiry may include allegations of misconduct
An Atlanta-based auditing firm will look into the Clayton County Board of Commissioners’ past handling of taxpayer dollars and unspecified allegations which may or may not include misconduct, according to county documents.
The Morrow City Council will vote on whether to reappoint a municipal court judge who has been accused of unlawfully charging fines to drivers who appear in his court even though he reduced their charges to warnings.
The Jonesboro City Council will consider removing a property tax exemption for some city residents Monday.
Mrs. Mary Francis Haney, 89, of Forest Park, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Westbury Medical Care in McDonough.
Donna Lea Ballard, 87, of Jonesboro, passed at her home on Wednesday evening Jan. 2, 2013.
Letters to the editor from the Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald
The new Clayton County Commission is off to a good start.
In many ways, however, a look back is a look ahead.