Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall has announced its 2014 holiday programming which boasts a special focus on Atlanta talent.
Clayton State University and Georgia Perimeter College officials have signed an articulation agreement for secondary teacher education students called the “2+2” agreement.
University Health Services at Clayton State University has the latest flu vaccine in stock, and is offering flu shots to students, faculty, staff and the general public.
The new Atlanta Braves' home in Cobb County was officially named Tuesday in an announcement by the club and SunTrust
State officials announced Tuesday that 17 Clayton County schools were named to its list of 2014 Reward Schools.
The Clayton News Daily has created a special page on its website where its coverage of Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s life and death has been compiled so readers can remember the work he did for the community.
The Division of Student Affairs at Clayton State University announced Tameeka Hunter as the new director of the Disability Resource Center.
Sheryne Southard was notified last week that she had been named one of the recipients of the 2015 Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award.
Don’t be alarmed to hear more air traffic than normal around parts of Clayton County in the coming weeks.
A golf tournament being held today at Lake Spivey will raise money to fund a trip to NYC by the award-winning Jonesboro High School Mock Trial Team in October.
Recent proposed changes to Georgia fishing regulations regarding bass length limits were recently approved by the Board of Natural Resources and will become effective as of Sept. 17.
A golf tournament Friday at Lake Spivey will raise money to send the award-winning Jonesboro High School Mock Trial Team to New York City in October.
Clayton State University and its teacher education department have established the Teacher Excellence Recognition Initiative, designed to honor two outstanding high school teachers in Clayton County Public Schools. Anna Cox of Jonesboro High and Jennifer Henley of Morrow High are the first to receive the honors.
U.S. Congressman David Scott (GA-13) has announced applications are available for students interested in receiving a congressional nomination to one of the U.S. military academies.
JONESBORO — Clayton County Commission Chairman Jeff Turner hosted the first Business Forum 2014 last week.
Clayton State University President Dr. Thomas Hynes joined in the Ice Bucket Challenge on Clayton State’s Quad Tuesday enduring 12 seconds of exposure to a bucket of ice water at the mitts of the Clayton State mascot, Loch.
Gordon State College recently announced a new four-year degree program in management and administration.
JONESBORO — Everyone likes to save a little money and coupons are a popular way to do it.
MORROW — Many local residents might be surprised to know that the Clayton County Water Authority’s forests, wetlands, reservoirs and wastewater holding ponds provide habitats known by birders throughout the United States as the best birding site in the metro Atlanta area for a combination of songbirds, raptors, shorebirds and waterfowl, CCWA officials said.
State education officials are reporting that the 2014 ACT results show Georgia at the top of the pack among Southeastern states.
JONESBORO — News about the spread of the deadly Ebola virus is frightening. Even as residents hearts go out to victims, many worry: Where else will it strike? Could we or loved ones contract Ebola?
Kaiser Permanente Southwood Comprehensive Medical Center will host a health fair for members and non-members Saturday.
Garth Brooks announced two additional performances on his World Tour at Philips Arena, bringing the total up to seven shows in Atlanta.
Marcy Scott was the Atlanta Motor Speedway’s director of marketing and promotions until her passing last year after a long battle with cancer
The Clayton County Board of Education recognized 16 students who earned top honors in national competitions this summer.
JONESBORO — Georgia Power continues to receive reports from customers of “scam artists” attempting to defraud both business and residential customers by posing as Georgia Power employees.
Kenny Rogers’ Buckhead home hit the market and is listed at $4.8 million
As part of his continuing education and training in the administration of law enforcement, Clayton County police Chief Greg Porter recently attended the 2014 Annual Summer Training Conference sponsored by the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.
Clayton County Water Authority holding public sale Aug. 26 in Forest Park.
Average retail gasoline prices in Atlanta have fallen 3.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.44 per gallon, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,134 gas outlets in Atlanta.
The Clayton County Water Authority will host several monthly Small Local Business Enterprise Program workshops in August and September to encourage businesses to learn about the Authority’s certification process and procurement opportunities.
STOCKBRIDGE — State Rep. Sandra Scott (D-Rex) will host a town hall meeting to discuss the Georgia Right to Carry Gun Law Aug. 11 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Fairview Public Library, 28 Austin Road in Stockbridge.
Van Wieren spent 33 years in radio and TV with Turner Broadcasting
The former broadcaster had been battling cancer.
WABE 90.1 FM to air Spivey Hall performances
Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall has released details of the 2014 “Spivey Soirée” series airing on National Public Radio’s Atlanta affiliate October through December.
Dig out those photos from the vacation at the lake or head out to a river this weekend and shoot fresh scenes to create entries for a contest aimed at showcasing metro Atlanta’s waterways and natural habitats.
House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) has announced the appointment of state Rep. Mike Glanton (D-Jonesboro) to the House Study Committee on the Role of the Federal Government in Education.
ATLANTA — The Airport West Community Improvement District is now operational.
District recognized for reduced emissions
Clayton County Public Schools’ transportation department has been recognized by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division for its focus on air quality and reducing air pollution.
Whether travelers are planning to load up the car with the family or fly to a getaway, Better Business Bureau says there are ways to reduce the sting of vacation expenses.
MORROW — Clayton State University’s Spivey Hall’s first Summer World Music Festival continues throughout July with a series of Wednesday performances, all starting at 11:15 a.m.
MORROW— University Health Services at Clayton State University has opened CPR classes to the public Aug. 1, Aug. 8, Aug. 20 and Aug. 28.
McDONOUGH — Shingleroof Campground is once again readying for its annual Christian revival.
There will be no Friday edition
JONESBORO — In celebration of Independence Day, the Clayton News Daily office will be closed Friday.
Clayton County Water Authority’s recreation areas and Newman Wetlands Center will be open for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
The lineup for the 2014 Music Midtown festival at Piedmont Park in Atlanta has been released.
Clayton County Public Schools students are learning to make the grade through the district’s summer learning program in math.
Officials said unemployment has risen from April to May every year for more than a decade, due in part to spring college graduates entering the job market.
STOCKBRIDGE – Piedmont Henry Hospital and the American Red Cross will host a 100 days of summer, 100 days of hope blood drive July 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the hospital’s Foundation Education Center, Classrooms A.
Editor feted for open government advovacy
JEKYLL ISLAND — The Clayton News Daily has been recognized by the Georgia Press Association for its community coverage.
The Christian Life Center is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge.