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Riverdale teen faces murder charges after deadly crash, police chase in Arkansas
A 19-year-old from Clayton County faces murder charges after a police chase in a stolen car ended in a crash that killed two people in Arkansas, KLRT-TV, aFox-affiliated news stationin Little Rock, reported.
Michael B. Jordan's 'Raising Dion' Casting Call for Talent in Riverdale, Georgia
Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on Wednesday, November 14th and 15th in Riverdale, Georgia.
Clayton County high school placed on lockdown after student fight
CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga.- A fight between four students at a Clayton County high school led to the school being placed on lockdown and one person transported to the hospital.Clayton County officials told FOX 5 that the fight happened at Jonesboro High School at the start of school on Wednesday.As a preca
Clayton County Calendar of Events
The Front Porch Players new holiday show, “Fruitcakes,” is Nov. 9-11 and Nov. 16-18. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees begin 2:30 p.m. General admission tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for childre ages 12 and under. To purchase tickets, visit or by call 770-897-1404. Group rates are av
The Latest: Georgia Governor's Race vote count
ATLANTA (AP/WDEF) - The Latest on the still unresolved election for Georgia governor (all times local): 2:12 p.m. - Advertisement - The final county is in. Here is the final count in the Georgia Governor's race and Stacey Abrams comes up short of a runoff. But these numbers are not finalized yet and
Georgia Legislator, Arrested At Work, Says She Was 'Singled Out As A Black Female Senator'
A white male colleague, who was not arrested at the same voting protest, agrees that state Sen. Nikema Williams was "treated differently." Georgia state Sen. Nikema Williams (D-Atlanta) was arrested along with more than a dozen other protesters at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday afternoon at a
Video: Crazy Brawl Breaks Out During Youth Football Game
Youth sports can be the site of fun, pure competition between kids discovering their love for a game. However, they can also be the site of some adults behaving badly.
Riverdale’s turnaround was based on mentality after 1-9 season
RIVERDALE — A year ago, the Riverdale Raiders had questions and concerns across the board as the team finished a dismal 1-9, a record that the Raiders hadn’t seen since 2010.
Jonesboro High student injured during early morning fight
According to Jada Dawkins, chief of communications with Clayton County Public Schools, the fight began before the start of the school day, but as a precaution Jonesboro High was placed on a soft lockdown.
Georgia officials reject white supremacist rally at Stone Mountain | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
In a Nov. 7 letter, the Stone Mountain Memorial Associationdenied a permitto “Rock Stone Mountain II” organizers Greg Calhoun and John Estes citing a “clear and present danger” to public safety. Calhoun and Estes were among those behind theoriginal Rock Stone Mountain, a 2016 “white power” rally tha
Update: Murder Charges Added for GA Teen Jailed in Deadly AR Police Pursuit
Gystin Parker of Riverdale, GA faces two counts of first degree Murder, according to the Hot Springs Police Department (HSPD).
UPDATE: Student stabbed in fight at Jonesboro High School
The student, a 16-year-old boy, was taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries, Clayton County fire Battalion Chief Laura Richardson told AJC.com.
Two years after man is killed, family hopes for justice
CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga.- A husband and father brutally murdered two years ago, the killer is still on the loose. The victim’s family is desperate for an arrest in the case.
Judges Stop Certification of Kemp As Georgia Winner, Giving Abrams Hope
Wednesday was the day when Georgia Republican Brian Kemp was hoping to get himself certified as his state’s next governor, despite the steady shrinkage of his narrow majority as provisional ballots are counted. But two federal judges have stepped in to cast doubt on the results, and given Democrats
Few answers after South Fulton police chase kills 3 in fiery wreck
There are still few details about Sunday night’s horrific wreck in Union City, in which a city of South Fulton police cruiser crashed while chasing a stolen Mercedes Benz,killing three people and injuring three othersin a work van that caught fire.
Missing grandfather found dismembered in neighbor's home
"To go in such a tragic way is just hitting us really, really hard," his grandson Bobby Austin told
Man accused of dismembering 77-year-old man on ICE hold at Clayton County Jail
Christian Ponce Martinez, 25, is charged with murdering 77-year-old Robert Page, who lived next door to him. Page's wife reported him missing on Nov. 8 and his body was found the next day.
Court orders buoy Abrams as Georgia counties race to certify results
Still, Abrams faces daunting odds and a tightening window to gain ground on Kemp. The day opened with Kemp holding a lead of roughly 58,000 votes over Abrams, though she needs to net a smaller number — roughly 20,000 votes — to land in a Dec. 4 runoff against the Republican.
2 dead in fiery crash involving police car on Jonesboro Road at I-85 ramp
Channel 2 Action Newshas confirmed two people have died in a fiery crash involving a police car in Union City.It happened at Jonesboro Road at the ramp to I-85 northbound.Three people were taken to the hospital.The crash had several lanes blocked as police worked to clear the scene.We are speaking t
Protesters demanding 'count every vote' arrested in Georgia as governor's race remains unsettled
Sen. Nikema Williams (D-Atlanta) is arrested by capitol police during a protest over election ballot counts in the rotunda of the state capitol building on Nov. 13, 2018, in Atlanta.John Bazemore / AP