Clayton County Lifestyles


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Torres on vacation

Assembled here are a smattering of pictures from Maria Torres’ time spent at Bonnaroo Music Festival in Tennessee, Disney World and various ballparks in the Southeast.

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Five beautiful yards win recognition in Morrow

Morrow had at least five reasons to feel beautiful this week.

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In need of one good kidney: Dante Sipp, 21, is looking for a living donor that will save his life

Dante Sipp, 21, is looking for a living donor that will save his life

MORROW — Dante Sipp is like many 21-year-olds.

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BRADY: Having the right attitude

Now, not anybody can be smiley all the time, but having a positive attitude is nothing to be sneezed at. It has something to do with believing in ourselves and having confidence that God is in control.

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CCREA kick-starts 2015-16

Members of the Clayton County Retired Educators Association met Tuesday to kick-off a new year of service to the organization and its charities.

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Class of 2015 graduates summer class

A few dozen young people recently joined Clayton County Public Schools’ Class of 2015.

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Officials report a smooth start at Du Bois Integrity Academy

Du Bois Integrity Academy officials are reporting a “great” start to the 2015-16 school year this week.

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State charter school to pay rent, where local charter schools would not

Officials: Utopian Academy enters into $3,000-per-month lease with BOE

Utopian Academy for the Arts will spend at least $36,000 on a 12-month lease with the Clayton County Board of Education this school year.

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Southern Crescent Habitat celebrates fifth new home in 2015

Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity volunteers will join with members of the Trinty Park community in Riverdale Saturday to celebrate the new home journey of Lynn Gandy.

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Kids own their education from Day One at Mount Zion Primary

Principal Enika Bryant found one child in her trek down the hallway. He was in tears and complaining about a headache.

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Riverdale hosts open-air concert

Depsite rainy weather, the concert goes on in Riverdale with singer Felicia Franklin-Warner and her band.

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Local man awarded UPS Scholarship

School Notebook 8-8-15

Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Ga., has announced Morrow High graduate Wesley Johnson as a recipient of the 2015-16 United Parcel Service Scholarship.

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Charter school to open Monday, despite construction delays

Construction workers kept long hours, toiling on what will be the main campus of Clayton County’s newest charter school.

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‘Alice in Wonderland’ play coming to Clayton County next weekend

JONESBORO — “The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland and the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” theater show is coming to Clayton for one weekend only.

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Clayton State receives piece of $12.5 million in AmeriCorps grants statewide

Clayton State receives piece of $12.5 million in AmeriCorps grants statewide.

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Teachers, staff and parents prep for new school year

Custodians have been busily cleaning classrooms at M.D. Roberts Middle.

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Local students get collegiate accolades

School Notebook 8-1-15

A few Clayton County residents have received recognition through Georgia State University in Atlanta.

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Deal launches juvenile justice committee

Expansion of JDAI sites will make Georgia safer, help youth

Clayton County Juvenile Court Chief of Staff Colin Slay and Chief Judge Steven Teske have been commissioned to join a statewide steering committee on juvenile justice.