Americans observed Veterans Day Nov. 11. On that day in 1918, at 11 a.m., leaders of the Allied nations agreed with Germany leaders to end World War I.
The two youngest of six defendants charged in a gang-related murder are expected to testify for the state when the case starts this week.
The Irish philosopher Edmund Burke once observed, “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
Jevon Freeman was trying to sell iPhone 5 to Terrance Dent
Clayton County police said they have arrested two men in connection with the shooting death of a third man who had advertised a cell phone for sale on craigslist.com.
How much would a man pay to not have to shave for a month?
When Yucklin Crichlow was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes eight years ago, she was determined to do her best to control the disease.
Under secrecy and security guards, the Supreme Allied Commander in Europe visited Forest Park recently.
A man will face charges in the death of his roommate, a Clayton County grand jury has agreed.
Forest Park voters will return to the polls Dec. 3 to elect council members from wards 1 and 2 after choosing their mayor outright from a three-person race.
A discount department store with locations scattered throughout the state will soon be coming to Forest Park.
Clayton County Solicitor General’s Office has partnered with several organizations to collect food to feed homeless children.
Phillip and I have four children, three daughters — including twins — and one son. We’ve been richly blessed with eight grandchildren, five boys — including twins — and three girls. I don’t have favorites, I swear.
David Lockhart, elected mayor in a special election in April, was returned to office for a full four-year term Tuesday night, beating two opponents to win outright.
Three co-defendants in the June 2012 armed robbery of Joe’s Crab Shack “dodged a bullet” after cooperating with the state against four accomplices, a judge told them Friday.
A Clayton County grand jury has indicted a man in the 2012 shooting death of a nephew of former longtime state Rep. Joe Heckstall.
There is still time to enjoy Georgia State Fair in Hampton at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
More than 400 voters have cast early or absentee ballots in the race for Forest Park mayor and wards 1 and 2, said elections officials.
Three defendants in the June 2012 armed robbery of Joe’s Crab Shack are expected back in Clayton County Superior Court Friday.
Thousands flock to Atlanta Motor Speedway for Georgia State Fair
Sitting on a stool at the entrance into Georgia State Fair, ticket-taker Christina Johnson sees the smiles on everyone heading for fun.
I was born in St. Louis and lived there until I was about 11 or 12.
Lindsay Harrison thought his game days were over
A former Morehouse football player living out his golden years at a Jonesboro senior living center returned recently to his alma mater.
Clayton County Head Start program celebrated Red Ribbon Week recently with a parade, proclamation and parents.
Ex-Forest Park City Manager John Parker denies retiring, says he was forced out by Mayor David Lockhart
Mayor counters with his own version of events
FOREST PARK — Former Forest Park City Manager John Parker said this week he didn’t retire in June but was forced out by Mayor David Lockhart.
The pool of candidates seeking the Ward 2 post just got smaller.
Atiyah Warthen said she will never forget the day her mother learned she passed the bar.
Clayton County police Detective Tim Owens was enthralled Thursday night during the department’s annual Open House.
Councilwoman Latresa Akins was clearly concerned that the new public works director slot wasn’t filled in-house as she voted against the appointment Monday.
Clayton County Commission Chairman Jeff Turner said the life of Tuskegee Airman Brew Graham will be honored Friday night with the free airing of “Red Tails,” complete with popcorn.
Three people convicted in the June 15, 2012, armed robbery of Joe’s Crab Shack face life in prison plus 300 years when they return to court for sentencing Nov. 15, said prosecutors.
As a two-time breast cancer survivor, Memphis native Toni Bell said she knew she had to take action to help others avoid getting the disease or learn how to cope if they do.
Clayton County’s new chief magistrate judge will be sworn in to office Friday morning.
Newspaper seeks settlement agreement
Forest Park officials have refused to comply with Georgia’s Open Records Act by denying Clayton News Daily’s request for documents detailing a $35,000 settlement with a former councilwoman.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into a police-involved shooting that left a man dead alongside I-75.
There will be a bearcat at Thursday’s annual Open House at Clayton County Police Department but there’s no need for alarm.
Voters will cast ballots at the recreation center Nov. 5 for mayor and two council seats from a field of 11 candidates.
A couple of months ago, my teenage niece texted me “Guess what?” As she was nearly 17, it could have been anything — a new zit, a boy smiled at her, a girl said something about her behind her back. So I texted back, “What?”
My nephew, AJ, and his wife, Trish, are the proud parents of their first child, Bentley. He weighed in at birth at 10 pounds and 12 ounces — but that’s an OMG for another column.
Racing monkeys, athletic dogs, a rhinestone cowboy, clowns, sea lions and a freak show have all the makings for a fun way to spend the day.
Good internet sources for information are blueridgemountains.com, where one can request a free visitors guide, and mercier-orchards.com.
A Newnan man held in the Clayton County Jail on more than $170,000 bond was indicted Wednesday on human trafficking charges.
The governor is crazy and the sheriff is gunning for him, accompanied by a band of ragtag survivalists skilled in the art of taking out walkers.
One member quits in midst of discussion
Members of the Ethics Board threw out complaints targeting mayor and three members of council during a heated debate that led one member to walk out in resignation.
Forest Park Ministers Association will host a candidates forum Monday night at the recreation center.
A Hampton man may plead guilty Monday to charges related to the alleged hit and run of a Clayton County police officer in December.
If life is too slow where you are, take a ride to Hampton to take in the lights, sights, sounds and smells of the Georgia State Fair.
Sometimes losing a fight against City Hall can mean a good thing for taxpayers.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a great time to remind men and women to get regular breast exams.
Do something remarkable.
Riverdale is going just one shade this month and it’s pink, pink, pink.
A man wanted in the 2011 death of his pregnant girlfriend has been caught in Forest Park, said police.