Clayton County

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An Update On Clayton County Father Leaving Child In Hot Car

A Clayton County father accused of leaving his 3 month old daughter in a hot car while in court appeared before a magistrate on Tuesday. Courtney Kidd 37 was arrested on a charge of cruelty to […]

WAOK-AM–07/18/2014

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Five Year Old Drowns In Clayton County

(AP-WAOK)- Authorities say a 5-year-old boy was in critical condition Tuesday night after he was found unconscious in a swimming pool south of Atlanta. Clayton County police tell The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://on-ajc.com/1v4TIfh) that the incident […]

WAOK-AM–06/25/2014

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Officials Vote to Bring Marta to Clayton County

Clayton County, home of the world’s busiest airport and the largest African American population in the Metro Atlanta area, is still fighting for the return of public transportation. WAOK’s Rashad Richey, spoke with the founding […]

WAOK-AM–06/19/2014

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Are Black Organizations Selling Out For Money?

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey our special guest was Cheryl Baldwin, the head of the Clayton County Chapter of the NAACP. Cheryl joined Rashad in his discussion of black organizations possibly selling out […]

WAOK-AM–06/12/2014

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Real Talk With Rashad Richey: Human Trafficking Part 2

Rashad Richey covered “Human Trafficking Part 2” on today’s show and touched on the NBA’s handling of embattled LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Also, gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter gets real with Richey as he speaks […]

WAOK-AM–04/30/2014

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Georgia Man Dead And 3 Arrested In Shooting Near Atlanta

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Police say a man is dead and three people have been arrested after a shooting near a restaurant outside Atlanta.  Police were called to the El Ranchero restaurant in College Park at […]

WAOK-AM–01/20/2014

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$25,000 Reward Posted In Ga Holdup Of Postal Truck

Federal officials are offering as much as $25,000 in reward money for information about the robbery of a postal truck south of Atlanta.

12/22/2013

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Cell Phone App Launched For Clayton County Schools

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — In an attempt to curb problematic incidents within it’s schools, Clayton County Public Schools announced Thursday that it has put together an application to use on smart phones called iWatch. The app […]

WAOK-AM–11/26/2013

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Police Make Arrest In Teen Found Dead Near Golf Course

Jonesboro(AP/WAOK)-Clayton County police say they have arrested two people in the death of Mundy’s Mill Middle School student Trevon Crump. In custody is 17 year Tagh Hare and 21 year old Contessa Neal. Its reported […]

11/15/2013

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Police: Girl, 14, Abducted During Home Invasion Found Safe And Alive

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl after they say two home invaders abducted her from her house south of Atlanta.

09/17/2013

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