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Concept design for the new Morrow High School

Morrow High School replacement hinges on the approval of SPLOST VI. The special election is March 19.

Clayton County school board, public presented concept designs for new schools

The Board of Education was presented with three design concepts during the board's work session Monday.

Clayton Co. student went to hospital after softball game for being 'overly hot' WXIA

Clayton County officials have confirmed that a Morrow High School softball player went to the hospital after a game Thursday for appearing to be 'overly hot.'

Morrow High's Jimmy Calloway announces collegiate commitment | Sports

MORROW — The three-star prospect out of Morrow High School in Jimmy Calloway announced his collegiate intentions through social media last night with just ...

High school softball player recovering after hospitalized for heat exhaustion  WSB Atlanta

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - A Clayton County high school softball player is recovering at home after she was taken to a hospital for heat exhaustion.

Kent State Tuscarawas Signs Morrow High School Senior to Wrestling Team

Holloway was a three-year letter winner for the Mustangs wrestling team and garnered Clayton Country Wrestler of the Year honors along with being named ...

Clayton County Public Schools graduation dates announced | News

Clayton County Public Schools has announced the Class of 2019 graduation schedule.

Clayton County's Class of 2019 valedictorians, salutatorians | News

The valedictorians are those students who have the highest academic achievements of the class. Salutatorians are those students ranked second in the ...

Five Clayton County high schools included as 2019 AP Honor Schools

JONESBORO – ​Five Clayton County high schools were included in one or more of the six different categories announced by State School Superintendent ...

Several construction projects underway at Clayton school district

While the Clayton County school district readying children to be the future leaders of country, it's also working to give those same students the best facilities in ...

Morrow girls, boys sweep Clayton County Cross Country Championships

Morrow High School swept the Clayton County Cross Country Championships Thursday night at Clayton County International Park.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Morrow High Mustangs | Sports

After producing the best season in the program's last 20 years, Morrow High is eyeing a return to the state playoffs in 2018.

Clayton County Super Six: Jamal Hill, defensive back, Morrow High

Hill recorded 67 tackles, seven tackles for a loss, three interceptions and 16 passes defended last year as a junior. He was named First Team All-County and ...

Clayton County Super Six: Jimmy Calloway, wide receiver, Morrow High

During the 2017 season, Morrow High's Jimmy Calloway went from an unknown sophomore to one of the top wide receivers in the state in the span of 10 games.

CCPS teachers earn license to fly drones | News

Five Clayton County Public School employees have become “airmen” this summer.

Getting to Know…EYASports founder Braderious Martin | Sports

Braderious Martin, a Morrow High school graduate, now runs one of the top basketball training companies in the metro area in EYASports.


MORROW — The Morrow High football program put together its best season since 1998 in Jerome Weaks' second season as head coach. The Mustangs went ...

Morrow High left in the cold after copper theft  WSB Atlanta

Students at one school had to learn in cold classrooms after someone stole the copper wire from the heating units.

Violent fight outside Morrow High School caught on video  WSB Atlanta

A student Morrow High School student captured video of a fight that he claims was gang related. The incident happened on campus Tuesday during a lunch ...

TRACK: Behind Morrow's 2019 success is a determined coach

MORROW — The year has been interesting for the Morrow Mustangs program. From wins to impressive track showings and even athletes rising above, Morrow ...

BASKETBALL: Morrow splits night with MLKing High | Sports

Morrow High traveled into DeKalb County to face Martin Luther King Jr., High but the Clayton program ended the night splitting as the Lady Mustangs fell 54-14 ...

Morrow crushed on road by powerhouse Mary Persons

FORSYTH — Morrow was under the gun from the get-go during Friday's road trip to take on Mary Persons. The Bulldogs scored early and often in a 62-12 victory ...

Girl, 14, believed abducted from Morrow High School found in store  Atlanta Journal Constitution

While her mother wiped her eyes and told reporters she feared her 14-year-old daughter had been abducted, the girl was located inside a department store by ...

TENNIS: Experienced Morrow squads climbing to top of standings

Experience matters in sports, and the Morrow boys tennis team is proving that to be true during the 2018 season.

TRACK: Morrow boys hoping early momentum leads to championships

MORROW — The Clayton County Track and Field Championships are set for Saturday and Morrow's boys program is eyeing a first-place finish after last year's ...

Vols add commitment from 2020 Georgia athlete  247Sports

Tennessee's newest commitment in the 2020 class came Saturday night from a Georgia athlete. Jimmy Calloway, a 5-foot-11, 166-pound athlete from Morrow ...

Students graduate from prestigious program | Lifestyle  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

Six Cherokee County high school students recently graduated from the Model Atlanta Regional Commission (MARC) youth leadership program. They were ...

Thieves steal equipment from Morrow High School  WSB Atlanta

Clayton County police say several thieves broke into a local high school and got away with electronic equipment.


Brett led the Mustangs with three tackles for a loss last week against Mundy's Mill. His ability to get into the backfield caused several fumbles.

Clayton County schools celebrates Class of 2019 | News

JONESBORO — Congratulations to the Clayton County Class of 2019.

Tucker scores 22 straight to beat Morrow | Sports

Morrow (1-6, 1-3) will host Drew next Thursday at Tara Stadium.

CROSS COUNTRY: Morrow's Taylor Jones, Forest Park's Javier Castillo top field in first Clayton County event

The first Clayton County cross country event of the season was held last Thursday at Mundy's Mill High School.

Lovejoy stays perfect in region play with hard-fought win over Morrow

Lovejoy High improved to 3-0 in Region 4-AAAAAA play with a hard-fought 34-27 victory over Morrow Friday night at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

Drew at Morrow Game Preview | Sports

Drew and Morrow will play for the first time since 2015 Thursday night at Tara Stadium. Both teams will be searching for their second Region 4-AAAAAA win of ...

Clayton County Week 6 Offensive Honor Roll | Sports

The top individual offensive performances from Week 6 in Clayton County.

Clayton residents approve SPLOST VI referendum | Features |

Clayton County residents voted to approve the Education Special Local Option Sales Tax in a special election Tuesday.

FOOTBALL: Recruiting interest heating up for Clayton County products

The summer is also a time where individual players begin to emerge as coveted college recruits. Clayton County is home to several fast-rising targets who are ...

Morrow High Peer Court students sworn in by Juvenile Court Judge Steven Teske

Morrow High School students were sworn in as Peer Court members by Chief Juvenile Court Judge Steven Teske Friday. Katie Powers, executive chief assistant ...

2017-18 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team | Sports

The sports department of the Clayton News is pleased to announce its 2017-18 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team.

Clayton County media day kickstarts 2018-19 basketball season | Sports

Basketball is creeping up for the 2018-19 season but the wheels of the season officially began to turn with the Clayton County Basketball media day at Lovejoy ...

2018 All-Clayton County Track and Field Team | Sports

The 2018 All-Clayton County Track and Field team, as selected by the sports department of the Clayton News, is listed below.

FOOTBALL: Clayton County Region Standings | Sports

JONESBORO — Clayton County football teams are a few games into their region schedules. Below are the current region standings heading into Week 5.

Positivity, excitement prevalent with Morrow football entering Jerome Weaks' second season

In his second season on campus, Jerome Weaks is beginning to see his team bloom into the vision of what he wants the program to be.

2018 Morrow Mustangs Football Preview | Sports

A 5-5 record in 2017 was Morrow's best since 1998, but head coach Jerome Weaks is hoping his team can take it to the next level in 2018.

Morrow at Mary Persons Game Preview | Sports

The Mustangs will ramp up the competition this week with a trip to play Mary Persons, a program that is 67-16 since 2012.

In Loving Memory: Morrow's Da'Ja Green honoring a fallen friend on and off the court

Da'Ja Green decided to wear the No. 35 this season to honor her good friend and former Mustang Kahlin DeJohnette, who passed away in 2014 after ...


Last week against Mount Zion, Black turned the tide of the game with a timely interception. He then scampered 75 yards for a touchdown just before halftime.

Clayton County Week 7 Offensive Honor Roll | Sports

The top individual offensive performances from Week 7 in Clayton County.

Longtime Tennessee Vols commitment enrolling at Kansas junior college  Knoxville News Sentinel

Four-star safety Anthony Harris of Havelock (N.C.) High School will be enrolling at Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College.

2017 All-Clayton County Football Team | Sports

The top football players from Clayton County programs, as selected by the sports department of the Clayton News.

Tennessee football gains commitment from 2020 athlete Jimmy Calloway  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee gained its sixth commitment to its 2020 recruiting class on Saturday night.

See the graduation schedule for Clayton County Schools in 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Clayton County Public Schools will host graduations for the Class of 2018 from May 24 to May 26, 2018.

Gaines, Jackson help Mundy's Mill fend off Morrow for region win

It wasn't pretty but Mundy's Mill was able to beat Morrow 14-10 Friday night to secure a much-needed Region 4-AAAAAA victory at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

Jamal Hill, 3* Safety Commits to Oregon  Addicted to Quack

Three star recruit 6'1 195 safety Jamal Hill of Morrow High School (GA) has committed to the Ducks after his official visit weekend. Thank u god for the guidance .

Getting to Know: Morrow assistant basketball coach and EYA Sports founder Braderious Martin

The Morrow High graduate played in college at Dakota State University where he was named a top senior in his conference. He then competed in the Universal ...

Clayton County schools have metal detectors, but use them infrequently  CBS46 News Atlanta

A student took cell phone pictures showing the metal detectors set off to the side of the entrances at a Clayton County high school, and not overhead.

Four-star prospect B.J. Ojulari commits to Tennessee football  Knoxville News Sentinel

B.J. Ojulari is Tennessee's third highest-rated commitment. He is the No. 173 player in the nation, according to the 247Sports Composite.

TRACK ROUNDUP: Morrow boys, Mount Zion girls impress at early season track meets

The Morrow Mustangs came in first place at the Eagle's Landing High School FAT No. 2 track and field event Saturday afternoon.

FOOTBALL: Hampton picks up first win in school history over Morrow

Hampton High School earned its first win in program history with a 32-6 win over Morrow High School Thursday at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

Forest Park at Morrow Game Preview | Sports

It's no secret that Morrow and Forest Park have been the punching bags in Clayton County over the last 20 years, but that narrative appears to be changing.

Tennessee football gets commitment from 3-star safety Mordecai McDaniel  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee gained its 15th commitment to the 2020 recruiting class on Wednesday when Mordecai McDaniel announced his pledge to the Vols.

School district asking for $280 million SPLOST VI | News

JONESBORO — The Clayton County Board of Education approved a referendum on Monday to allow the school district to hold a special election to ask voters to ...

Patient Weaks confident in rebuilding plan for Morrow football

Morrow is hoping new head coach Jerome Weaks can finally be the leader to end the football program's decade of despair. Weaks, who coached at Lovejoy ...

Clayton County Offensive Honor Roll | Sports

The top individual offensive performances from last week in Clayton Count.

Oregon pads its already stellar recruiting class  Salt Lake Tribune

The traditional signing day Wednesday merely padded Oregon's already stellar recruiting class, the best in school history. The major ranking services all had ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Clayton County Defensive Honor Roll | Sports

The top individual defensive performances from last week in Clayton County.

FOOTBALL: Talented group of players take stage at Clayton County Media Day

Head coaches for all nine county football programs were in attendance, each of whom were joined by select players expected to make an impact in 2018.


Each week during the high school football season the Clayton News will honor a Fans Choice Player of the Week based on fan voting during the week.


Calloway caught three passes for 112 yards and two touchdown passes, including the game-winner in the final minute, against Riverdale.

Tennessee football gets commitment from 3-star offensive lineman  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee gained a commitment Thursday from an Alabama offensive lineman. James Robinson from Carver High in Montgomery, Alabama, announced his ...

Students mourn loss of classmate in accidental shooting  WSB Atlanta

Friends and family are mourning the death of a Morrow High School student shot and killed by accident at a friend's home.

2018 All-Clayton County Baseball Team | Sports

The 2018 All-Clayton County Baseball Team, as chosen by the sports department of the Clayton News.

BASKETBALL SCORES: Morrow girls, Riverdale boys win region thrillers

The Lady Mustangs won 44-41 behind Da'Ja Green's 21 points. Riverdale's boys got revenge on James Johnson's game-winning three-pointer in a 77-74, ...

New Jersey school custodian accused of installing hidden camera in bathroom  WABC-TV

Police in New Jersey have arrested a school janitor after they say he installed a hidden camera inside a bathroom.

Clayton County Week 3 Offensive Honor Roll | Sports

The top individual offensive performances from last week in Clayton County.

Boys Coach of the Year: Creswell Foy, Morrow

Due to Morrow's growth throughout the season, the Clayton News is pleased to name Morrow's Creswell Foy as its Boys Coach of the Year.

Keaton Mitchell scores four touchdowns against Morrow as ELCA extends winning streak to 37  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Eagle's Landing Christian Academy entered the 2018 season *fresh* off another state championship and sporting a 36-game winning streak.

Clayton County All-Star Baseball Game scheduled for May 31 at Mundy's Mill High School

The game will be held at 5:30 p.m. Full rosters can be seen inside.

CROSS COUNTRY: Forest Park sweeps county championships; Two Morrow runners top individual competition

Forest Park's boys and girls programs swept the Clayton County Cross Country Championships. Morrow saw two of its runners finish first an individual ...

Students pulled from school in gang bust  WSB Atlanta

Clayton County deputies are going after gang members in public schools. Channel 2's Erin Coleman was with investigators as they made four arrests Monday.

Georgia defensive end lists Tennessee among top six, will decide Aug. 16  Knoxville News Sentinel

BJ Ojulari, a defensive end from Marietta High School in Georgia, released his top six on Wednesday. Tennessee is among the schools listed.

2018 Clayton County High School Baseball Preview | Sports

Team previews for high school baseball teams in Clayton County.

2016-17 Clayton County Boys Basketball Preview | Sports

Four Clayton County programs advanced to the Sweet 16 of their respective state tournaments last season.

Forest Park wins county wrestling championships behind six first-place finishes

JONESBORO — The Forest Park Panthers won the Clayton County Wrestling Championships over the weekend behind six first-place finishes. The Panthers ...

Clayton County All-Star Basketball Game scheduled for Wednesday at Mount Zion High School

The festivities will begin at 5:45 p.m. There will be a girls and boys game, as well as a three-point shooting contest for both the boys and girls. Several boys.

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Morrow boys earn team honors after productive week

The final week of the 2015-16 high school basketball regular season is here, and several Clayton County squads have playoff aspirations on their minds.

Morrow football ready to take the next step behind leadership of quarterback Kris Clark

MORROW — The Morrow High football program has been yearning for a spark during its recent run of disappointing seasons. The Mustangs may finally have ...

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Jonesboro Cardinals unbeaten to begin season

The 2018 baseball season kicked off last week and the Jonesboro Cardinals are setting the pace for county teams.

Clayton County High School Softball Preview | Sports

The 2017 high school softball season begins next week. Several local squads will look to return to the state playoffs after strong seasons a year ago.


Clemmons led the Mustangs to a 28-6 win over Forest Park with 86 yards rushing and a touchdown last Friday.

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Forest Park, Lovejoy pacing county programs

JONESBORO — Local softball teams are deep into their region schedules at this point in the season. Forest Park leads the county with 10 wins, while Lovejoy ...

FOOTBALL: Jimmy Calloway scores two touchdowns in Morrow loss to Whitewater

FAYETTEVILLE — The Morrow Mustangs hung with Whitewater in the first half of Friday's Region 3-AAAAA contest. However, the Wildcats pulled away in the ...

FOOTBALL: Locust Grove wins Southside Shootout 7-on-7; Lovejoy, Morrow advance to semifinals

LOCUST GROVE — The Locust Grove Wildcats defended their home turf at the 2018 Southside Shootout 7-on-7 Tournament Tuesday at Warren Holder Park in ...

Power Five commitment recap: April 13-19  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as talented high school football prospects from around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

SYRUP SENSATION: Jonesboro offensive line coach Darrian Carmicheal goes viral with sideline celebration

JONESBORO — Jonesboro offensive line coach Darrian Carmicheal has become an internet sensation over the past two weeks due to a unique celebration he ...

County pride on diplay at 2017 Clayton County Football Media Day

The 2017 Clayton County Football Media Day took place Wednesday at Drew High School. Coaches and players from all nine county programs spoke about ...

Morrow alum Jenitra Shields among local players to help Team USA win IFAF Women's World Championship

JONESBORO — Three members of the Atlanta Phoenix women's football team — Jenitra Shields, Kandice Mitchell and London Kristin — recently traveled to ...

Morrow honors Clayton County STAR Student | Clayton News

Photo by Johnny Jackson Morrow City Council recognized Clayton County's 2013 STAR Student Lindsey Perry, a senior at Morrow High School. Shown are her ...

2016 All-Clayton County Football Team | Sports

JONESBORO — Clayton County has been a hotbed for football talent over the last few seasons and the 2016 season was no different. The Clayton News is ...

Clayton Science and Engineer Fair winners announced | News

Judges were charged with examining nearly 80 exhibits from elementary, middle and high schools students.

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