Clayton County

Celebrating the Legacy of Lucy Huie

No matter where you go in Clayton County, you are liable to find the name Huie inscribed onto a building, plaque or mentioned in some way as a part of the county’s history. MRS. LUCY CLINE HUIE OWNS A SIGNIFICANT role in that history and ... [Read More]

Our Hometown Girl All Grown UP, Judge Kathryn ‘Katie’ Powers

“The people who inspire me are really a group of people, not one specific individual. When someone is charged with a felony, or is the victim of a violent felony, that oftentimes is the worst and most stressful moment in their lives. ... [Read More]

Madame President, the NAACP, and Unapologetic Service

When she was only 13 years old, Clayton County National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Chapter President, C. Synamon Baldwin was introduced to racism in America with a reading assignment given by her eighth grade teache... [Read More]

Coffee the Favorite Beverage

IT HAS BEEN ESTIMATED BY COFFEE ENTHUSIASTS, that over 400 billion cups of coffee are consumed every year, making it one of the world’s most popular drinks. Over time, some cultures have created their own ways to brew and drink it. We thought it ... [Read More]

Every Step In Life Counts

RAMONA BIVINS’ NATURAL LOVE FOR PEOPLE IS what gives her the desire to share her time and treat others with a high degree of respect regardless of race, gender or socio-economic background. As Chief Financial Officer for Clayton County Governme... [Read More]

The Eternal Optimist

I'm very optimistic. I always see the glass as half full rather than half empty”, chimes Chivonne Flemming, a budding serialpenuer here in the Southern Crescent.    As the owner of two businesses, one nonprofit, and her personal brand, Chivonne ... [Read More]

The Great Connector

Georgia’s job market is constantly evolving, and for ambitious students who can’t invest four years of their life or tens of thousands of dollars in a traditional university, it’s never looked better. Throughout the state, healthcare, ... [Read More]