STOCKBRIDGE – Piedmont Henry Hospital and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive March 14 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the hospital’s Foundation Education Center, Classrooms A.
Annual pumpkin sale helps fund event at Jonesboro First United Methodist Church
JONESBORO — As a result of Jonesboro First United Methodist Church’s annual pumpkin sale, the group was able to purchase and bag food for people in need.
Forty-three employees and 61 positions cut
Southern Regional Medical Center recently laid off dozens of employees and cut several positions, including some top-level offices, in an attempt to cut spending to stay afloat, the hospital’s president told business leaders this week.
Four Clayton County high schools recently made a statewide list recognizing them for offering increased rigor in the classroom.
Clayton County police are looking for three men accused of robbing two girls last month.
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Severael local students gathered this month for the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety 2014 Youth and Young Adult Leadership Conference at the Macon Centreplex.
Riverdale resident fondly remembers days in baseball’s Negro League
A smile slipped away from Lawrence Williams’ as a conversation shifted from his on-the-field exploits as a professional baseball player in the 1950s to what he endured on the trips from one city to the next.
“The plan was to take care of my parents,” said Trung Pierre Nguyen, matter-of-factly.
One of the new council members in Morrow openly sought legal advice this week against an unnamed “senior elected official” from a neighboring city who, she said, tried to intimidate her into firing City Manager Ron Few.
Officials are recommending Clayton County’s newest high school be named after a well-known pioneer in fine arts education.
Ben & Jerry’s announced its new line with four new flavors, and the company believes it will resonate resoundingly with its “core” consumers.
Delta Air Lines Inc said on Wednesday it would make a major change to its frequent-flier program, basing the number of miles earned toward free flights on how much customers spend rather than the distance traveled.
After much criticism from conservative quarters, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has decided, at least for now, to withdraw plans for its proposed study of how media organizations gather and report news.
JONESBORO - It was midway through the fourth quarter, and Jonesboro seemed very much in control of its second round Class AAAA playoff game against visiting Worth County.
With every day that goes by, I realize that all of us, including you and me, are broken in some way.
Coming into the season, Lakiah Sims knew she had to step up her game because Drew had a young team.
Isa Muhammed never really thought much about the service academies when it came time for his college recruiting.
One one was able to celebrate a state title at the recent traditional wrestling tournaments, but that didn’t stop the celebrations.
Clayton State coach Dennis Cox says it was either his stubbornness or the belief that he had in his team that prompt him to keep pushing them to master his defensive philosophy.