Agrees to $5.7 million in restitution
A Jonesboro tax preparer has agreed to pay more than $5.7 million in restitution as part of her guilty plea in U.S. District Court, said officials.
Jonesboro police Chief Franklin Allen said a body found inside an abandoned building may have been that of a homeless man stealing copper and wire.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren participant Betty Sims explains some of the Christmas decorations during Kinship Care’s annual Holiday Open House Thursday. Kinship Care runs the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program and its participants make the decorations for the open house. (Staff Photo: Curt Yeomans)
R. Alice Grimes
Advisory panel presents BOC with recommendations
Clayton County employees and elected officials who discover wrongdoing by another employee or elected official should be required to report it to authorities, a county ethics advisory panel has recommended.
A communist nation that has long held an aversion to Americans would not necessarily be at the top of my “Must Go To” travel list, but apparently some people think it should be.
Edie Yongue grew up in a rural South Carolina family that relished the outdoors, so keeping her natural surroundings litter-free and inviting is part of her DNA.
Children will go traipsing through the darkened forest at the William H. Reynolds Memorial Nature Preserve tonight in search of a fabled piece of wood.
Appliance retailer h.h. gregg will receive an abatement of 50 percent off the annual property taxes for its new distribution center because it agreed to stay in the county.
Former Morrow City Manager Jeff Eady has officially taken the title of Forest Park Public Works director. Eady was sworn in after taking the oath during Tuesday night’s regular city council meeting. As residents applauded, Eady said he appreciates the support and looks forward to working in Forest Park.
If things satisfied, wouldn’t Americans be the most satisfied people on Earth? We have more stuff than any generation before ours. The overflow we deposit in rented public storage units. The stock market is up substantially, but we want it to go higher with no bursting bubble this time. Then what?
Jonesboro police Chief Franklin Allen said a body found inside an abandoned building may be that of a homeless man stealing copper and wire.
Jonesboro freshman is being counted on to lead team
Dan Maehlman calls freshman James “MJ” Walker an “immediate impact” player for his Jonesboro Cardinals basketball team.
Your generous, unselfish spirit and willingness to give will take you a long way.
A national municipal government organization has certified Riverdale City Councilman An’cel Davis’ leadership knowledge in silver, the city has announced.
Be safe during shopping season
Let’s face it.
MORROW — The First Lego League Super Regionals are once again returning to Clayton State University, according to a news release issued by CSU this week.
Clayton County police Officer Bernice Higgins has completed a course in advanced traffic laws.