Curt Yeomans

770-478-5753 Extension: 247

Recent Stories

Tease photo

Mayors, chairman discuss need for SPLOST passage

Two mayors and a chairman sat down to have a discussion Wednesday.

Clayton County adopts new rules for opening warming, cooling centers

Officials were criticized over response to February ice storm

Emergency management officials were criticized over response to February ice storm

Tease photo

Clayton County officials tout transit’s benefits at Democratic Party forum

A return of mass transit in Clayton County would be the community’s “gateway to opportunity” and a tool to spur economic development, state Rep. Mike Glanton (D-Jonesboro) told residents this week.

Clayton County expected to abandon Old Riverdale Road

Departure would aid design of new Buddhist temple

Clayton County officials are planning to abandon 0.312 acres of roadway in Riverdale that they say residents gave up long ago.

Tease photo

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.

Tease photo

Clayton County residents pushing for expedited public transit study

Transportation proponents also calling for a binding MARTA referendum

Clayton County leaders have been taking formal steps that are expected to likely lead to a revival of mass transit in the county, but some residents called for them to shift into overdrive this week.

Tease photo

Rotarians recognize students for life insights

Four Forest Park High School students were recognized by Clayton County Rotarians for their insight into the laws to living Wednesday.

Tease photo

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.

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.

Freeze warning issued for Wednesday morning

The National Weather Service on Tuesday issued a freeze warning for north Georgia, including parts of the Southern Crescent.

More stories