Voters go back to the polls Tuesday to elect officials to fill four-year terms in wards 1 and 2.
The Jonesboro City Council will have a light agenda when it meets for its monthly work session Monday.
Some people say everything old is eventually new again if you wait long enough.
Park will host 11th annual Festival of Trees and Lights in December.
JONESBORO —Run, run, run as fast as you can. You might have a chance to make a Gingerbread Man.
Clayton County Public Schools plans to host a jobs fair in December.
Clayton County police arrested at least one person after finding a variety of illegal drugs inside a Riverdale apartment Tuesday.
It may be that Iran is incapable of becoming a responsible actor on the world stage as long as it is led by the mullahs. But there was a time when it was hard to imagine China being anything but a pariah as long as it was led by the Maoists — yet now, Beijing is the capital of one of the world’s economic superpowers, with Mao’s picture still watching over Tiananmen Square.
Here is a list of who you should contact if you need to file an open records request.
The GPA Legal Hotline provides GPA-member newspapers with expert legal advice and answers to questions about legal issues in most areas of law affecting newspapers.
News reporters know the restrictions where juvenile offenders are concerned — they can’t be identified because of their ages and most hearings are off-limits.
It is no secret that the topic of closed meetings has resulted in contention between elected officials and advocates of open meetings for years.
Access broader than commonly thought
Access for the average citizen is much broader than they may think.
The organizational chart for Clayton County government. (Special Photo)
Clayton County officials have, for the most part, been compliant with Clayton News Daily’s open records requests, but the past year has shown that quests for documents can sometimes be prolonged battles.
Openness in government is not a liberal, conservative, Republican, Democrat, independent, tea party or libertarian issue.
The organizational chart for Clayton County Pubic Schools. (Special Photo)
“Government belongs to the governed, not the governing.”
Decades before gavel to gavel coverage of the O.J. Simpson murder trial polarized the country, an Ohio osteopath stood under a media spotlight so intense the U.S. Supreme Court labeled it a carnival.
Why does local government transparency matter?