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The Clayton County Marriage and Family Initiative, Inc., held its annual "Marriage & Family Day," on Thursday evening, and Larry Criss and his family were sitting on their lawn chairs, enjoying the festivities.
Four Clayton County charitable organizations were recognized for their work in the community, and received $5,000 grants, each, from the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta's Clayton Fund.
Morrow’s Neighborhood Watch will appoint new leadership as a side effect of November’s mayoral campaign.
JONESBORO — The city kicked off the Fourth of July holiday weekend with a Motown Hitsville Concert and fireworks display.
Clayton County restaurant health scores for the week of June 29, 2015
School Notebook 7-4-15
The Heritage Community Foundation has contributed $2,000 to the Clayton State University Retention Scholarship Challenge.
Officials aim to protect more children from abuse by making manifest responsibilities of certain professionals to report suspected cases the law of the land.
ATLANTA — Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black is applauding the action taken today by Attorney General Sam Olens to join eight other state attorneys general in a lawsuit asking a federal court to strike down a new rule from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Environmental Protection Agency that unlawfully expands the federal government’s regulatory reach over local streams, lands and farms.
McDONOUGH — Impaired drivers traditionally make Independence Day weekend one of the most dangerous times to be on the road. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 512 people were killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes over the 2013 holiday weekend.
MARTA is looking to hire 53 full-time bus operators by August.
State Representative Valencia Stovall was recently appointed as an ex-officio member of the Georgia Council for the Arts by Gov. Nathan Deal.
Resident Jeff DeTar and Mayor J.B. Burke both confirmed to Clayton News Wednesday that they intend to run for mayor in the November elections.
A deluge of rain wasn’t about to stop Morrow from enjoying its annual FreedomFest this past weekend.
Clayton County’s first CID to hold first board meeting July 15
Clayton County’s only Community Improvement District is ready to go after holding board elections Monday.
We can remove flags, take away gun rights, pass more laws and share our opinions all day long, but none of that removes the disdain and pure meanness from people’s hearts.
There’s no news about whether a third party investor will save Southern Regional Medical Center, yet.
A week after Morrow’s budget passed, City Manager Sylvia Redic has confirmed to Clayton News how many positions were cut and how much money that saved.
Clayton County Lifestyles
- Local foundation contributes to Clayton State scholarship program
- Rain dampens ground, not spirits at Morrow’s FreedomFest
- Clayton County Public Schools, Clayton County Libraries
- Officials: Inaugural charter school year preparation on pace
- Reynolds Nature Preserve a lush green haven for animals, residents
- Officials encourage early registration for new students
- School board reviewing policies, FY16 millage rate
- Teacher completes Oxford Institute professional development program
- A day at the beach on Jekyll Island off the coast of Georgia
- Vacancies persist in Clayton County Public Schools
- EUGENE ROBINSON: The long shadow of racism
- Gospel on the Green event held Saturday in Riverdale
- CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Sept. 26, 2012
- HENRY CHURCH BULLETIN/Sept. 6, 2012: Fish fry Saturday at Bethel United Methodist
- AROUND CLAYTON/Sept. 6, 2012: Rotary club meets
- CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Sept. 6, 2012: Anniversary celebration on tap
- CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Aug. 24, 2012: Forest Park church hosts VIP ministries
- AROUND CLAYTON/Aug. 17, 2012: Last day for immunizations
- CLAYTON CHURCH BULLETIN/Aug. 16, 2012: Jazz Festival in Hampton coming up
- Holy Cross church moves
People Helping People
- Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity bowls for funds
- Motorcycle fundraiser for special needs baseball field
- Muscular dystrophy benefit Saturday at Sharon Baptist
- Neighbors watching neighbors 1 comment
- Congressman’s scholarship recipients include Clayton, Henry pupils
- Chick-fil-A taking last-minute Back to School donations
- ‘Knowing Your Community’ 1 comment
- Man supported charity with money ... and bikes
- Braves host mammoth blood drive July 23
- Seniors can beat the heat with free wind and water