Category Archives: Clayton County

Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity dedicates 200th home

Lovejoy’s new Hannah Springs subdivision on East Lovejoy Road was a place of great rejoicing Saturday morning as Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity staff, volunteers, community supporters and homeowners celebrated the dedication of the organization’s 200th home since its inception … Continue reading

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Public Notice 7017-06-28, Habitat for Humanity

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS  June 13th, 2017  Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity 9570 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, GA, 30236 (770)477-2367 These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural … Continue reading

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Public Safety Memorial Wall to be unveiled in Jonesboro Thursday

On Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., The Clayton County Police Department will host a ceremony for the unveiling of a newly constructed “Public Safety Memorial Wall” on Thursday, May 25, at their headquarters, 7911 North McDonough Street, Jonesboro. … Continue reading

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Home for at-risk girls planned for Lovejoy area

Faith-based organization Gigi’s House announced recently it is planning to build two homes in the South Metro Atlanta area in the coming months to serve girls who are at risk of becoming victims of sex trafficking. One of those homes … Continue reading

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Don’t Pour That Grease Down the Drain!

Fats, oils and grease are just as bad for sanitary sewer systems as they are for waistlines. The upcoming holiday season often brings an increase in the number of clogged sewer lines because of people pouring used fats, oils and … Continue reading

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Eddie White Academy wins first-ever football championship

It’s a championship win many Clayton County football fans say should have happened years ago, but Eddie White Academy’s “Wolf Pack” finally packed it away Oct. 25 by a score of 16-6 against the perennial powerhouse Rex Mill Middle School … Continue reading

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Annual Rivers Alive Stream Cleanup This Saturday

Clayton County Water Authority (CCWA) officials are putting out a call for community volunteers to help with the county’s annual Rivers Alive Stream Cleanup being held this year at Swint Elementary School on Saturday, Oct. 22. Every fall, CCWA’s Stormwater … Continue reading

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EWA advances to championship game

The undefeated Eddie White Academy football team on Tuesday night earned their way back into the championship game of the 2016 Clayton County Middle School Football Playoffs by beating Morrow Middle 20 to 8 at Tara Stadium in Jonesboro. Earlier … Continue reading

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MARTA hearing tonight in Jonesboro

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) board of directors is holding a public hearing tonight, Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. in the Clayton County Commission Chambers to discuss proposed changes to several bus routes, including Route 191, which … Continue reading

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Enjoy Labor Day at ‘The Beach’ in Jonesboro

This weekend is your last chance for the year to enjoy the water slide and other attractions at Clayton County International Park and “The Beach”. Through Monday, admission is only $5 per person.

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