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  1. Clayton residents to vote on tax to fund MARTARead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Clayton County commissioners will let residents vote in November whether to fund MARTA service in the county through a one-penny sales tax.

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  2. Clayton residents to vote on tax to fund MARTARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Macon Telegraph

    - Clayton County commissioners will let residents vote in November whether to fund MARTA service in the county through a one-penny sales tax. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/1j93Kfw ) commissioners voted 3-1 to put the ...

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  3. Clayton approves MARTA contract for November ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    MARTA service took a major step toward coming to Clayton County this morning after county commissioners approved a 1-cent sales tax to fund it in a surprising, last-minute move.

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  4. Lake Burton Grocery owner: I will be backRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... owner Joe Durkin said he will rebuild his business, a combination store/restaurant on U.S. Highway 76 west of Clayton near Anchorage Boat Dock. "I don't quit!" Durkin said. "I've been through south Florida with too many hurricanes. I came up here ...

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  5. MARTA rejects half-fare, bus-only Clayton rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    By a show of hands, the MARTA board said "no" to Clayton, unless the county levies a full penny sales tax to fund both bus and rapid transit.

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  6. MARTA, Clayton County in half-penny showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Clayton County Chairman Jeffrey Turner said he's still hopeful that MARTA and the county can agree on a tax question to put up for a countywide referendum.

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  7. Clayton officials OK tax for MARTA buses; MARTA likely to say no without railRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    Clayton County officials vote d 3 to 2 Tuesday night to seek a half-penny tax to bring MARTA bus service to the county.

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  8. Structure fire impacted U.S. 76 West near ClaytonRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A structure fire was impacting traffic flow on U.S. Highway 76 West near Clayton late Sunday night into Monday morning.

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  9. Georgia Expands Guns in Public PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Wall Street Journal

    Cappy Taylor, owner of Zeppelin's Pub and Grille in Clayton, Ga., plans to post a sign stating that guns aren't allowed in her restaurant.

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  10. MARTA pitches rail route, bus lines to Clayton as clock ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    What kind of transit would a penny sales tax in Clayton County fund? MARTA says it'd pay for commuter rail connecting East Point to Jonesboro along an existing freight rail route and seven bus routes throughout the county.

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  11. Ruel Defoor : ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 23 | Fetch Your News

    ... with the Rev. Lamar Beason, Rev. Jerry Banks and Rev. Johnny Beason officiating.Music and singing will be by the Clayton family. Military Rites will follow in the Logan Funeral Home Pavillion performed by the North Georgia Honor Guard. Graveside ...

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  12. MARTA finalizes Clayton pitch while commission clock ticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 20 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Clayton County commissioners cross-examined MARTA Thursday about service and cost before the five-person panel decides whether to ask voters to approve a penny sales tax that will fund MARTA-run transit.

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  13. Four arrested in Rabun County drug investigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Four people remain jailed in Rabun County after a recent investigation into illegal drug activity at a Clayton home.

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  14. Child hospitalized after being hit by car near ClaytonRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... of Georgia State Patrol Post 7 in Toccoa said the accident occurred on private property at Ramah Darom Camp near Clayton at 12:23 p.m. A 2012 Lexus ES-300 driven by 67-year-old Louis Selwyn Lazarus of Longwood, Fla., was backing up when the driver ...

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  15. Gary PollardRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | MainStreetNews.com

    Gary James Pollard, 45, passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. He was born on March 25, 1969, in Clayton, the son of the late James and Katherine Davenport Pollard.

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  16. Rabun County Job FairRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Times

    ... Authority of Rabun County. The event will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Rabun County Civic Center in Clayton. The address is 201 West Savannah Street, Clayton Georgia 30525. Employers are looking for positions in the fields of ...

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  17. Homes for Highfliers: Runway in DrivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    FLYING HIGH: A private plane in its hangar at Heaven's Landing, a 635-acre, gated-community air park in Clayton, Ga.

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  18. The Runway in the DrivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    FLYING HIGH: A private plane in its hangar at Heaven's Landing, a 635-acre, gated-community air park in Clayton, Ga.

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  19. Clayton to join MARTA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Clayton County is on the verge of getting a public transit system for the first time since 2010.

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  20. William Echols Jr.Read the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Eastwood Baptist Church, He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Agnes Echols; one son, William "Bill" Echols of Clayton, Ga.; three daughters, Karen Rushing of Clayton, Ga., Cindy DiBlasio of Parsons, Tenn., and Gina Walker of Tampa, Fla.; one ...

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