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Deal: State acts on High Demand Career Initiative report

Gov. Nathan Deal has released the findings from the High Demand Career Initiative.

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Reynolds Nature Preserve celebrates light with Yule Log Celebration | VIDEO | PHOTOS

More than 200 people came together to celebrate the holidays during the annual Yule Log Celebration at the William H. Reynolds Memorial Nature Preserve in Morrow Friday night.

Ebola, celebrity deaths tops for 2014 web searches in Georgia

The Ebola virus and celebrities who died this year dominated search trends in Georgia.

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QuikTrip partners with charity to sponsor Atlanta NASCAR race

QuikTrip has partnered with national nonprofit organization Folds of Honor to sponsor the March 1 NASCAR race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Kilpatrick Elementary leads in Clayton County Public Schools’ 2014 College and Career Ready Performance Index scores

The Georgia Department of Education has released the College and Career Ready Performance Index based on data from the 2013-14 school year.

Lovejoy officials amend city charter, appeals process

City council pushes January meeting back a day

The Lovejoy City Council approved a second read on an amendment to the city charter and discussed expanding appeals process.

Clayton State University business students, staff collecting Ebola relief supplies

The Center for Business and International Negotiation in Clayton State University’s College of Business is partnering with the university’s Mediation Team to collect supplies for Ebola relief in Sierra Leone.

BOE achieves 2014 GSBA Distinguished School Board status

Clayton County Board of Education has achieved the status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s 2014 Distinguished School Board recognition.

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Forest Park drops 6-month solicitor issue

City council heads peacefully into holidays

The question of hiring a new solicitor was absent from city council’s agenda Monday for the first time in about six months.

Charity knows no color or race

Jefcoats: Charity knows no color or race

Life on the slant

Leckie: Life on the slant.

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Arts Clayton Gallery’s Mistletoe Market offers unique gift items to holiday shoppers

JONESBORO — There are only seven shopping days until Christmas.

Robinson: The price of being hacked

Robinson: The price of being hacked

Fred’s Super Dollar opens in Riverdale Friday

An expanded Fred’s Super Dollar is coming to Riverdale.

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NAACP members prove they can walk the walk, talk the talk

Awardees shine at annual Freedom Fund Dinner

The NAACP’s best and brightest shown at this year’s Freedom Fund Dinner.

Mary Byrd speaks from behind bars about NAACP award

Former senior services director lashes out at News Daily for coverage of legal woes and award

Mary Byrd wrote from jail that she knew winning the NAACP’s highest honor might start a buzz.

Clayton County restaurant inspections for the week of Dec. 15

There were 17 restaurants evaluated in Clayton County from Dec. 8-12.

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Auburn football player Jakell Mitchell shot and killed; arrest made

Auburn freshman football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell was shot and killed Sunday morning at an apartment complex near the Auburn University campus.

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Jonesboro defeats Miller Grove 73-52

Jonesboro sophomore James "M.J." Walker scored a career high 35 points to lead the defending state champion Cardinals to a 73-52 win over powerhouse Miller Grove on Saturday.

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Mount Paran too much for ELCA in title game | PHOTOS

Things started bad fast for Eagle’s Landing Christian, got worse even faster and never really got much better as the Chargers lost 49-7 to Mount Paran on Saturday in the Class A private-school championship game at the Georgia Dome.