Monthly Archives: December 2014

First case retried after Judge English scandal

Christopher Deangelo Wakefield and Travion Marquez Willis, both Clayton County residents, are on trial again this week in Fayette County Superior Court six years after receiving life sentences for armed robbery and other charges. This isn’t an appeal. It’s the first of about half a dozen retrials scheduled in the wake of revelation that then-Judge…

County wants local voters to decide on fluoride

The Fayette County Board of Commissioners took what was described as a “first step” toward potentially allowing residents to decide whether they want county water to be fluoridated. The county government has been discussing the fluoridation issue recently, and had interns study the issue over the summer. Fluoridation has drawn some criticism, with doubts about…

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