Atlanta City Council declares vacancy; election in March
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta City Council has declared a vacancy after the death earlier this month of Councilman Ivory Lee Young Jr., who served on the council since January 2002.
A special election to fill the unexpired term of the District 3 seat will be held March 19. If necessary, a runoff will be on April 16.
Qualifying will take place Wednesday, Jan. 23 through Friday, Jan. 25 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at City Hall in the Municipal Clerk's Office.
Elder Bertha L. Young, the founder of the Holy Church of Christ Disciples, died on Monday, April 2, 2018. She was 86.
SANDRA HAGLEY, 75, of Lexington, formerly of Huntington, passed away Sunday, Oct. 22,2017, in Lexington, Ky. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m., with funeral services conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Judy Newsome and Dallas Moore. Burial...
Convicted killer of 2 set to die next week gets reprieve
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The state's top criminal court has stopped next week's scheduled execution of an East Texas man convicted of killing two men during a 450-mile (724.17-kilometer) crime trek across the state nearly 16 years ago.
Clinton Lee Young, from Ore City in Upshur County, was set for lethal injection Oct. 25 but the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has sent his case back to his trial court in Midland for review.
DORA LEE YOUNG, 27, of Ironton, died Oct. 14 in Ashland Community Hospice. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, Ironton; burial will follow at Burlington 37 Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. www.tracybrammerfh.com.
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — A feud between a father and son ended in homicide on the highway as their vacationing family returned home to Birmingham, Alabama.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — An East Texas man on death row for killing two men days apart during a crime trek across the state more than 15 years ago has received an execution date for later this year.
Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark says the prison agency has received court documents setting 33-year-old convicted killer Clinton Lee Young for lethal injection Oct. 26.
The highly anticipated new Korean drama “Saimdang, Memoirs of Colors” starts this week. The female star of this series is Young-ae Lee who is making a return to the small screen after 14 years. Most will recognize her from one of the most popular drama in K-drama history, “Dae Jang Geum” in 2003.
South Korea prosecutors: President conspired with her friend
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors said Sunday that they believe President Park Geun-hye conspired in criminal activities of a confidante who allegedly exploited her presidential ties to amass an illicit fortune — a damning revelation that may convince opposition parties to push for Park's impeachment.
S. Korean prosecutors say Park conspired with her friend
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Sunday said they believe President Park Geun-hye conspired in criminal activities of a secretive confidante who allegedly manipulated government affairs and exploited her presidential ties to amass an illicit fortune — a damning revelation that may convince opposition parties to push for her impeachment.
3 men plead guilty to sex trafficking minor
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities in Massachusetts say three men have admitted to sex trafficking a minor.
U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz says 31-year-old Tyrell Gorham, of Lewiston, Maine; 34-year-old Lee Young, of Brockton; and 34-year-old Chelanjei Greene, of Brockton, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Boston.