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Community celebrates healthy marriages, families

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.

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Community outreach groups recognized for service

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.

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Clayton County government officials come together at The Hometown Connection

The City of Jonesboro and the Clayton County Municipal Association welcomed county officials to the Hometown Connection 2015 last week.

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Grammy winner Yolanda Adams to Women in Business Council: Focusing on personal journies brings success

Grammy-winning gospel singer and radio show host Yolanda Adams said she believed all journeys to success begin simply.

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Beach reopens in time for Memorial Day

Get ready to spend your Memorial Day weekend at The Beach in Clayton County.

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Utopian Academy gets Hollywood visitors

Artesius Miller told the men about the charter school’s long journey to this point, the final week of its inaugural year open.

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JULIE WELLS: Our job as Christians is to love, not judge and condemn

We so easily condemn and judge one another based upon on another’s conviction. We make so easy to put down one another, instead of lifting another person up. And in doing so, we are forget, we are the body of Christ.

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Airport West CID hires first program, public safety directors

The Airport West Community Improvement District has improved itself with two more skilled employees.

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Stilwell make history with first graduating class

Principal Michael Robinson led the procession of seniors down the back halls of Martha Ellen Stilwell School of the Arts.

Transition program available for rising kindergartners

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Little Ones Learning Center, a quality rated childcare center, will host a Summer Transition Program for tots who need extra help transitioning to kindergarten.

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Mayor bestows scholarship upon Lovejoy High senior

Lovejoy High seniors filled the Georgia Dome adorned in their caps and gowns as they prepared for the Commencement Ceremony.

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Celebrating cultures, Head Start pupils show multi-national colors

Pre-K teacher Erma Sims has ensured that her students will be able to count before they reach kindergarten.

Morrow considers new ambulance

The Morrow Fire Department is trying to get a new ambulance this year.

CHURCH BULLETIN: First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro

First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro, 1842 Lake Jodeco Road in Jonesboro, is hosting a rummage and bake sale May 29 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and May 30 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.

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Forest Park Mayor David Lockhart issues veto that passes budget defeated by majority of council |AUDIO

Mayor David Lockhart issued a veto Thursday that means the city’s believed-defeated budget has technically been adopted.

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Clayton County likely to handle Riverdale’s November elections

It’s looking like the county will run the City of Riverdale’s elections this year.


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