Families are invited to test their fishing skills, have fun, and enjoy fellowship at a youth and adult fishing derby hosted by Clayton County Parks & Recreation. Cost is $5 per person. The derby takes place at the beach at the upper lake at Clayton County International Park. Please bring bait and equipment. Prizes will be awarded for heaviest catfish and heaviest bass. The derby takes place from 8 a.m. to noon for three Saturdays — June 15, July 13 and Aug. 3. The park is at 2300 Highway 138, Jonesboro 30236.
A Lawrenceville pastor wants his congregation to know the good news about the Gospel of Mark. Dean Sweetman, senior pastor of the C3 Church, has challenged his members and anyone else interested to read the New Testament book in its entirety over the next year and post Instagram photos of their notes.