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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.

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Clayton County Public Schools SAT scores rise in 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Clayton County Public Schools' class of 2018 scored 8 points higher on average than the class of 2017, according to new data released by the Georgia ...


MORROW — Morrow High wide receiver Jimmy Calloway has been named Clayton County Offensive Player of the Week following his performance in last ...

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.

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 at Mundy's Mill Game Preview | Sports

It's still early in the season, but there is plenty of reason to believe Friday's game between Morrow and Mundy's Mill will go a long way toward determining each ...

Jonesboro High, Morrow High to be affected by GHSA's mid-cycle reclassification adjustments

JONESBORO — The Georgia High School Association's mid-cycle adjustment of the four-year reclassification plan is taking place this month, and a pair of ...

Clayton County Public Schools graduation dates announced | News

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

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUPS: Girls basketball gets enters a full week of action for 2019

The 2019 calendar has rolled over for local programs but there are numerous programs looking for continued success as the final month of the season gets ...

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.

Early voting has begun for SPLOST VI special election

If approved, SPLOST VI collections will begin on Jan. 1, 2020 with a maximum collection of $280 million.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forest Park undefeated early, Riverdale impresses

Girls basketball action has found many programs off to hot or busy starts for the 2018-19 season.


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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

TENNIS: Morrow boys punch ticket to state tournament

Morrow High's boys tennis teams punched its ticket to the Class AAAAA state tournament by finishing third at the Region 3 championships.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Clayton County teacher named Econ Teacher of the Year by Georgia Council on Economic Education

JONESBORO — The Georgia Council on Economic Education has named Morrow High's Cary Hargett its 2016 Georgia Economic Teacher of the Year.

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 ...

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.

2018 All-Clayton County Baseball Team | Sports

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

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

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

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.

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.

3 injured after Morrow joyride, police chase | Features

A 16-year-old faces multiple felony charges after he allegedly stole a van, led police on a chase, and struck three people in Morrow.

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 .

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.

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 ...

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.


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

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.

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.

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 ...

Here’s Clayton County Public Schools’ 2017 graduation schedule  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Schedule, dates, times and locations for Clayton County Public Schools high school graduations for spring 2017.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Missing man dead, suspect in custody | Features

JONESBORO — A Morrow man is charged with murder after police say he killed, beheaded and dismembered a neighbor reported missing last Thursday.

FOOTBALL: Morrow tops Forest Park for first 2-0 start since 1998

Coach Jerome Weaks' squad accomplished that feat with a 28-6 victory over Forest Park Friday night at Tara Stadium. The Mustangs rushed for 241 yards on ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Week 3 Offensive Player of the Week: Jimmy Calloway, Morrow High

Calloway totalled over 150 yards of all-purpose yards, caught a touchdown and dropped three punts inside the 10-yard line against Mount Zion.

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.

Community celebrates opening of new East Clayton Elementary School

Students, teachers, parents and Clayton County elected officials gathered at the new facility's wide open entrance to celebrate the opening of the school.

Morrow tabs Weaks as new head football coach

Weaks has coached in offensive roles at Southwest DeKalb, Avondale, Berkmar, Holy Innocents' Episcopal and Lovejoy high schools in his career.

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 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.

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 ...

Longtime Clayton County mayor dies  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In a world full of disingenuous people, Willie Ray Oswalt was someone who believed in looking a man...

Test strip helps prevent fentanyl overdoses | News

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports on a new test strip that helps prevent fentanyl overdoses.

2016-17 Clayton County All-County Basketball Team | Sports

The 2016-2017 basketball season was a memorable one for local high school programs. Inside is the All-County team as chosen by the staff of the Clayton ...

Morrow, Riverdale players named to Region 3-AAAAA basketball teams

Players from Morrow and Riverdale high schools were named to the All-Region 3-AAAAA team, as chosen by the head coaches of the teams within the region.

2016-17 Clayton County Boys Basketball Preview | Sports

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

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.


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

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, ...

Clayton County high school seniors prepare for graduation May 21 and 22

JONESBORO — The class of 2015 will soon leave behind their high school careers to pursue the next chapter of their lives.

Clayton Science and Engineer Fair winners announced | News

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

2018 Clayton County High School Baseball Preview | Sports

Team previews for high school baseball teams in Clayton County.

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 ...

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 ...

New coaches Dudley, Lotti not new to rivalries  Online Athens

Although Apalachee coach Tony Lotti and Winder-Barrow coach Ed Dudley are newcomers to the rivalry between the Wildcats and Bulldoggs, neither are ...

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.

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.

Brotherly Bond | News

MORROW — When Larry Hodnett graduated from Morrow High School this past May, coach Leroy Foster and the Mustangs football program lost much more ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Power Five commitment recap: Jan. 19-25  247Sports

National Signing Day is quickly approaching and some of the top prospects of the 2019 recruiting cycle are still announcing their respective decisions on where ...

Several local programs to play in Peach State Holiday Tournament at Clayton State

Local teams suiting up in the event include the Mundy's Mill Lady Tigers, the North Clayton Lady Eagles and boys programs from Eagle's Landing, Morrow and ...

Drew High School to host 6th Annual Gary Townsend Invitational  Henry Herald

RIVERDALE — Drew High School and Southern Crescent Stadium will host the Sixth Annual Gary Townsend Invitational this Saturday. Several local teams will ...

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 County Public Schools monitoring Hurricane Florence | News

Clayton County Public Schools leadership is monitoring Hurricane Florence through reports from the National Weather *Service* and discussions with the Clayton ...

Jonesboro wins county swimming championship; Elite Scholars, Lovejoy finish second, third

The Jonesboro Cardinals were the top team in combined score with 849 points — 575 of which came from the first-place boys team. The Lady Cardinals swim ...

Clayton County Prep Schedule for Week of Aug. 14

Inside is a schedule of volleyball, softball and football events involving Clayton County teams for the week of Aug. 14.

Clayton County Board of Education requesting raise in 2020

In a 7-1 vote, the Clayton County Board of Education approved a resolution on Feb. 25 to increase BOE members pay.

2017 All-Clayton County Girls Track and Field Team

The Clayton News is pleased to name its All-County Girls Track and Field Team for the 2017 season.

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Mundy's Mill, Jonesboro record perfect weeks

The holidays are approaching and local boys programs are making moves up the region standings, including Jonesboro and Mundy's Mill.

Forest Park once a 'great place to be'  Henry Herald

Mike Parris still remembers Tara Stadium packed with Forest Park and Morrow high school football fans that late October night in 1994, and for good reason.

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