The Clayton County Board of Education will hold a public hearing on Thursday regarding its proposed 2014 school budget. The meeting will be at 6 p.m. at the Administrative Complex, 1058 Fifth Avenue in Jonesboro. The public is urged to attend.
The family of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has served notice to Gov. Nathan Deal that it wants input into any monument to the slain civil rights leader erected on state Capitol grounds – if the state expects free use of King’s copyrighted likeness.