A former MARTA police officer is facing child molestation charges in Clayton County. Willie Clarence Lee Jr., 46, was arrested Tuesday at his home in Ellenwood, police said.
Clayton Public Schools has scheduled nine 90-minute public forums at which the school community-particularly parents-can learn about a plan to release students early every Wednesday.
Corine Deyton, the mayor of Forest Park, has taken a paid leave of absence, according to the Clayton Daily News.
A Clayton County judge on Thursday sentenced convicted cop killer Jonathan Bun to life in prison without the possibility of parole, plus 70 years.
A Clayton County man is accused of causing severe injuries to his girlfriend’s 4-year-old, police said Thursday.
Two of the six losing candidates in the Clayton County sheriff’s primary are endorsing Victor Hill’s effort to reclaim the office he lost four years ago; Hill fired one of them and the current sheriff terminated the other.
Convicted teen cop killer Jonathan Bun will learn is fate on Thursday. Bun was approaching his 18th birthday when, in May, a jury found him guilty of shooting and killing Clayton County Sheriff’s Deputy Richard “Rick” Daly 11 months earlier.
The Clayton County school board voted Monday to delay Superintendent Edmond Heatley’s plan to release students from school early every Wednesday.
With the school year scheduled to begin on August 13, the Clayton County Board of Health is carrying out a back-to-school immunization campaign that will last through August 17.
Clayton County Public School District officials are touting their teachers, all of whom now have a highly qualified designation.