Clayton County News


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Danyale Brimer has seen improvement in his pitching arsenal

Lovejoy’s Brimer has put more speed on fastball

A big part of Lovejoy’s baseball success has been the continued development of pitcher Danyale (D.J.) Brimer.

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Mundy's Mill's Kendalyn Arceneaux signs with Grambling State

You wouldn’t have been able to tell by the love in the room for Kendalyn Arceneaux on Wednesday, but according to one of her softball coaches, there are some people who aren’t too fond of her.

ROBINSON: A victory lap for Obamacare

In the long run, no matter what happens in the election, I’m more convinced than ever that the Affordable Care Act will be seen as landmark legislation.

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Ga. school evacuated after pranksters release pepper spray

As many as 100 students at a suburban Atlanta high school were exposed to pepper spray on Wednesday after the material was released in a school hallway in an apparent prank.

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Morrow seniors Jada Wadley and Angelica Rivera sign soccer scholarhsips

History was made Wednesday afternoon at Morrow High School.

Cops seek suspect in armed robbery

Clayton County police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a Stockbridge convenience store.

Clayton County Community Calendar

The GRPA 4th District Track and Field Meet will be held April 18 starting at 6 p.m. and April 19 starting at 10 a.m. at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

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The funny names we go by

Apparently there is no difference between what would be my Easter Bunny name and what would be my stripper name — if I were a woman.

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Center celebrates 10 years of kinship care

Clayton County Kinship Care Resource Center celebrates 10 years of supporting grandparents raising grandkids with a reception today.

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Former director indicted on 35 felonies

Former Clayton County Senior Services Director Mary Louise Byrd was indicted Wednesday on 35 felonies for allegedly stealing more than $16,000 from the programs she oversaw for years.

Forest Park formally approves URA, redevelopment plan

Authority will oversee Fort Gillem work

Officials in Forest Park made their Urban Redevelopment Authority official Wednesday with back-to-back meetings that served more as formalities than anything else.

Cops find bound, burned body

Clayton County police are investigating the discovery of a bound, burning body found near an apartment complex.

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Southern Regional Medical Center CEO Jim Crissey says Clayton County will gain seats on hospital’s board of directors

Oversight contingent upon SPLOST passage however

Clayton County commissioners will gain some oversight over the affairs of Southern Regional Medical Center in return for setting aside $50 million in Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax funds to help the hospital financially, the center’s top executive announced Tuesday.

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Jurors hear 911 call in tot’s death

A mother and daughter facing charges in the 2011 death of a toddler in their care visibly reacted to hearing a 911 call played for jurors Wednesday afternoon.

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Clayton’s PSA Golf Tourney April 25

School Notebook 4-18-14

Clayton County Public Schools’ Promoting Student Achievement Golf Tournament is set for Friday, April 25.