News for Tuesday, May 21, 2013


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Chargers live up to expectations, go wire-to-wire for title

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PAGLIA: When mind and matter collide

ELCA baseball made a goal and never wavered

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Top teacher speaks to retirees about her journey

Pamela Smith’s voice broke as she recovered from the pregnant pause.

Mrs. Nellie Haynes Floyd

Mrs. Nellie Haynes Floyd, 95, of Riverdale, Ga., passed away May 16, 2013.

Mrs. Liboria Jane Raper

Mrs. Liboria Jane Raper, 66, of Morrow, passed away May 19, 2013.

Head Start students salute nations Thursday

Clayton County Head Start program's annual salute to nations is set for Thursday starting at 9 a.m.

Chamber meeting moves to Forest Park

Clayton County Chamber of Commerce will hold its May Early Bird Breakfast meeting at the Farmers Market to highlight its economic impact on the area.

Ex-city attorneys sue Forest Park

Residents confront mayor, council

Fired city attorneys Robert Mack and Joe Harris filed suit in Clayton County Superior Court Monday alleging wrongful termination by council members May 6.

Killer gets life in prison

Victim's mother speaks

The apparent "thrill" killing of a young Riverdale mother by a kidnapping suspect left behind a trail of shattered lives, said her mother Tuesday in Clayton County Superior Court.

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What do you Geek? — SHERRY TURNER

On the scavenger hunt for antiques

Most individuals have antiques of one kind or another in their immediate surroundings.

Clayton graduation rates increase 2 percent

Lovejoy High School topped the state graduation average for Clayton County’s Class of 2012. More than seven out of 10 students graduated on time from the school.

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Libraries set to kick off reading program

While schools are winding down operations this week, librarians are getting ready to launch their annual summer reading program Friday.

Water authority offers Memorial Day invitation

While residents may be planning to spend their Memorial Day weekend relaxing or holding cookouts, the Clayton County Water Authority is offering them another option.

Wine, paint to mix in new Arts Clayton class

Arts Clayton is rolling out a new class to help adults realize how much fun art can be.

Top 10 Stories for the week of May 13-May 19

Top 10 Stories for the week of May 13-May 19