As of Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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Clayton News Daily
Almost a year after an investigation began into alleged wrongdoing by Clayton County police Chief Greg Porter, the county's governing board has put him on unpaid administrative leave.
Clayton County Senior Services Director Mary Byrd has been arrested and charged with bribery and forgery, according to jail records.
Clayton County police said Senior Services Director Mary Byrd bribed one of her employees to lie about an ongoing audit, according to a warrant read in open court Saturday morning.
The head of Clayton County’s Senior Services department is on unpaid administrative leave after an internal audit raised questions about a bank account associated with the department.
Ruby Morris had just stepped out of line at the Georgia Power office in Jonesboro Thursday when a beige Mercury Grand Marquis crashed through the lobby.
City council meets tonight and included on the agenda is a proposal for the police department to provide services at the State Farmers Market.
A three-member panel ruled against a teacher seeking to keep her job Tuesday afternoon during a Clayton County Public Schools employee hearing.
Dwayne Jackson got a nice present from the Clayton County Board of Commissioners on the 23rd anniversary of his hiring by the county’s fire department Tuesday.
Clayton County police said a burglary suspect is in a coma after he tried to escape from a third-floor window Sunday.
Clayton County commissioners weighed complaints some firefighters made to Chairman Jeff Turner about department morale during their search for an interim fire chief.