CLAYTON FAITH NOTEBOOK/ June 7, 2012: Midway's 23rd anniversary

Midway Missionary Baptist Church, at 2280 Godby Road, College Park, where Rev. Edward S. Reynolds is pastor, and Rev. Penny Brown Reynolds, is first lady, will celebrate its 23rd Church Anniversary on Sunday, June 10, beginning at 11 a.m.

CLAYTON FAITH NOTEBOOK/ May 30, 2012: 56th homecoming celebration

Dixon Grove Baptist Church, 7690 Fielder Road, Jonesboro, will hold its 56th Homecoming Celebration at 3 p.m. Rev. E.W. Lee of Shiloh Baptist Church in McDonough will speak.


CSU to host Memorial Day presentation today


Clayton County offering summer youth programs

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Clayton seeks citizen input on road improvements, transportation needs

If you need sidewalks, traffic lights, speed bumps or bike trails in your neighborhood, Clayton County wants to know about it.


Lake Spivey Community golf tournament, cookout today

Opportunity zones to be discussed in Hampton

The City of Hampton will hold a work session today, May 1, at 6 p.m., at City Hall, at 17 East Main St., in Hampton. Officials are expected to discuss the creation of a redevelopment plan, for the purpose of establishing opportunity zones within the city, according to City Manager Andy Pippin.

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TLC show features Hampton bride

Jonesboro High school grads share spotlight

Dianna Lee has joined a long list of Henry County residents who have been thrust into the national limelight by television. She recently appeared on the TLC network show “Say Yes to the Dress.”

DATEBOOK: April 27, 2012

The Frank Bailey Senior Center’s Fitness Center is scheduled to host a one-year anniversary celebration from noon to 4 p.m.

SCHOOL NOTEBOOK: April 25, 2012

District hosting ‘500 Women Standing in the Gap’ on Saturday

City of Riverdale hosting bridal show Sunday

It will be the ultimate Hollywood affair this weekend for future brides to be, according to Cie Cie McGhee, marketing and event specialist for the City of Riverdale.

Blackwood Brothers to sing at Fellowship Baptist on Sunday

Fellowship Baptist Church, 157 Rountree Road, Riverdale, is hosting The Blackwood Brothers Quartet Sunday at 11 a.m.

Youth empowerment, azaleas and ‘The Lorax’ on tap Saturday

Children are slated to watch the 1970 animated film version of the Dr. Seuss book, “The Lorax,” and then make puppets based off the book’s title character.

DATEBOOK: April 6, 2012

Items of interest around Clayton County: Tax commissioner hosting Easter Relay for Life fundraiser