News for Tuesday, June 18, 2013


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Award gives Mundy’s Mill lineman validation

This wasn’t the first time Darius Anderson competed at the National Underclassmen Ultimate 100 camp.

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Former Clayton State standout to play in Europe

After two dominating seasons of playing in the National Basketball League of Canada, former Clayton State standout Brandon Robinson will see how he stacks up against some top competition in Europe.

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Getting passionate about cemeteries

Genealogists consider cemeteries to be a gold mine as they reveal so many treasured details about family history and the general area in which they lived.

Farmers market to bloom again in Jonesboro

Pat Sebo’s phone has been ringing constantly with calls from Jonesboro residents wanting answers from her.

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Kaleidoscope camp remains colorful after 20 years

The 20th anniversary of the Kaleidoscope Summer Art Camp was celebrated Friday before the finale performance was given by this year’s crop of campers.

County park up for national title

Is the Gerald Matthews Complex America’s favorite park?

Health board to offer free HIV tests

What’s your status?

Hooters event to benefit wounded firefighters

Hooters will host a Cornhole Tournament June 29 to benefit four Clayton County firefighters injured when their engine collided with a tractor-trailer truck, said officials.

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Convicted killer to be sentenced Monday

A Morrow man convicted in the brutal beating death of his mother’s girlfriend could face 23 years in prison when he is sentenced in Clayton County Superior Court Monday.

Woman set to stand trial in mother's death

A woman charged with murder in the June 2011 beating death of her mother is set to stand trial following Monday's jury selection.

Jury selection to begin Monday

Woman charged with killing mom

Jury selection is set to begin Monday for the second trial of a woman accused of helping her boyfriend beat her mother to death in June 2011.

Jury seated in murder trial

Opening statements to begin at 9 a.m.

A jury has been seated in Clayton County Superior Court in the state's case against a woman charged with killing her mother.

Lovejoy to court hotel brands

Officials are hoping to bring an economic boom to southern Clayton County.

Testimony begins in murder trial

Woman accused of killing mom

A pregnant mother of two wanted so badly to live with her boyfriend that she threatened to kill her mother for the money to get her own apartment, said prosecutors Tuesday.

Judge rules city had right to fire attorneys

Members of Forest Park City Council were within their rights last month to fire their attorneys, ruled a Clayton County Superior Court judge.