Some people say everything old is eventually new again if you wait long enough.
Park will host 11th annual Festival of Trees and Lights in December.
JONESBORO —Run, run, run as fast as you can. You might have a chance to make a Gingerbread Man.
Here is a list of who you should contact if you need to file an open records request.
The organizational chart for Clayton County Pubic Schools. (Special Photo)
Clayton County officials have, for the most part, been compliant with Clayton News Daily’s open records requests, but the past year has shown that quests for documents can sometimes be prolonged battles.
The organizational chart for Clayton County government. (Special Photo)
Jonesboro hosts annual holiday kick-off celebration
The Jonesboro Christmas parade lacked any snow, but it had plenty of frosty air as more than 1,000 people lined Main Street to see it pass by Saturday.
Government offices staying open on Thanksgiving? That’s just cray cray.
There are not too many things that can upstage Santa Claus in the eyes of a child.
Clayton County Chairman Jeff Turner left little doubt as to which side he sat on the debate over mass transit’s return Thursday.
Clayton County International Park a stop on the tour
Fans hungry to see the places where “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” was filmed won’t have to wait anymore.
Clayton County commission Chairman Jeff Turner will go on the offensive next week to begin talking to residents about next year’s Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax vote.
JONESBORO — It will feel like Christmas Day in two Clayton County cities today when Jonesboro and Lake City hold their annual holiday celebrations.
Hartsfield-Jackson would be destination for proposed fast trains
Travelers moving between Savannah and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport could someday zoom through Clayton County.
A position designed to clear out a backlog of unfinished Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax-funded projects is back on the table a month after county commissioners rejected it.
America apparently care much for the State Farmers Market in Forest Park, or any of the other small farmers markets held around metro Atlanta for that matter.
Jeff Turner says there were ‘land issues’
Clayton County officials have deemed a Jonesboro location purchased by the county four years ago to house a recreation center is no longer suitable for that purpose.
Looking for something to keep the kids out of trouble during the holidays? Arts Clayton has an option.
International Park used for several water scenes
Clayton County International Park’s The Beach will get to shine on the big screen this weekend when “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” opens in movie theaters Friday.
An Atlanta-based group focused on development that helps the poor as much as the wealthy is planning to tackle public transportation in Clayton County this week.
Girl, you know you want to drink wine and make fashionable jewelry Friday night.
Christmas gifts store open through Dec 23
There are many hand-made products on sale at Mistletoe Market, which is open through Dec. 23 at the Arts Clayton Gallery, 136 South Main St.
Nathan Deal says university will get additional $2.9 million to equip facility
Clayton State University officials were joined by Gov. Nathan Deal and University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby for science building groundbreaking.
Clayton County Humane Society announces Christmas yard sale and open house at Two By Two Thrift Store
Looking for that perfect Christmas gift? The Clayton County Humane Society may have it for you.
Company bringing 100 jobs from Fulton County with plans to add as many as 30 more over next two years
ATLANTA — When Briggs Equipment opens the doors on its new 120,000-square-foot operations center in northwest Clayton County on Monday, it will mark a major investment in the county.
The Olde Towne Morrow request for proposals that the Morrow Downtown Development Authority asked to have drafted nearly 18 months ago is close, but residents will have to wait a little longer.
About a dozen veterans and their families found that note when they arrived at the church for a feast of appreciation from Boy Scout Troop 919 Saturday night.
The Clayton County Humane Society is offering “Stars and Stripes Special” with half-off adoption fees through the end of the month on any striped cat or any pet it deems to be a “Star.”
Morrow City Manager Jeff Eady said the city received a letter from Target Monday informing officials about its decision to close the at 1940 Mt. Zion Road Feb. 1.
Police chief will serve in that role until Dec 31
The Morrow City Council turned to police Chief Chris Leighty Tuesday to provide temporary leadership for the city while a search is held to find outgoing City Manager Jeff Eady’s replacement.
Lake City and Forest Park already approved effort
The proposed TriCity Opportunity Zone that is intended to spur economic growth across three cities in northern Clayton County is a go.
Company will bring more than 100 jobs to the county
A materials handling equipment company is expected to formally announce its move from Fulton County to Clayton County to facilitate an expansion of its Atlanta-area operations today, county officials have announced.
Holiday celebration will take place Nov 23
JONESBORO — It’s not too late to sign up for the Jonesboro Christmas bazaar and parade, city officials said.
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Lake City tested the lights on its Christmas display Monday to make sure they will work in a week and a half.
Clayton now home to portrait roundels from ‘Gone With The Wind’ premiere
The Road to Tara Museum in Jonesboro is now the permanent home of four portrait roundels of “Gone With The Wind” stars made for the film’s 1939 premiere.
Clayton County will lose 100 retail jobs as a result
Clayton County will lose about 100 jobs Feb. 1, when the Target in Morrow closes its doors after about 18 years of business, according to a city official.
The City of Jonesboro is one step closer to being able to start renovations at Lee Street Park after the city council approved a conceptual plan Monday.
Waffle House real estate representative Sal Nappo made a presentation to the Lake City Council Monday about the chain’s plans to build a restaurant in the city limits.
Arts Clayton and Hwy. 138 Package Store host holiday tasting
Distributors who work with the Stockbridge-based Hwy. 138 Package Store brought about 60 different wines for a tasting event at the Arts Clayton Gallery in Jonesboro Thursday.
All Jonesboro residents may still end up paying a sanitation fee to pay for a garbage pick-up service used by only 600 people.
Landry Merkison has held several ranks in Clayton County Fire and Emergency Services over the years, but he got to add the highest rank of all to that list Tuesday.
Clayton County called on to embrace, support veterans
The Clayton County Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon.
Clayton County residents will have several opportunities to commemorate Veterans Day this weekend with a plethora of activities planned around the county.
It doesn’t seem like seven years have passed since my first day at the Clayton News Daily, but they have.
Arts Clayton and Hwy. 138 Package Store are partnering for their annual Holiday Red &Whites Wine Tasting event Thursday from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Arts Clayton Gallery, 136 South Main St. in Jonesboro.
Clayton County commission Vice-Chairman Michael Edmondson has pulled a controversial proposal to revive the county manager position less than a year after it was abolished.
Jonesboro voters chose a mix of experience and freshness in their election Monday.
The Jonesboro City Council is less than a week away from deciding whether to approve a final Lee Street Park renovation plan and that means residents have only a few days left to review and comment on the plan.
Southern Crescent kids preparing to stage holiday show
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever will be performed by the Front Porch Players for six dates later this month, starting Nov. 15 at First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro, 1842 Lake Jodeco Road.