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Communications Administrator:
Valerie L. Fuller

Jonesboro Historical Courthouse, Ground Floor
121 South McDonough St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone: (770) 473-3834


Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Communications

Office of Communications Launches the New Clayton Connected Podcast


(Clayton County, GA)- The Clayton County Office of Communications is excited to announce its new Clayton Connected Podcast! Launch of the inaugural episode features the overarching topic of the county’s Strategic Plan with hostess Communications Administration Valerie L. Fuller and Chief Operations Officer Detrick Stanford.

“We are constantly looking for ways to better engage and connect with our current and potential residents, businesses, communities, and partners,” said Chief Operations Officer Detrick Stanford. “Our Clayton Connected Podcast is another way to provide options for our diverse audience, improve our communications brand and image, while sharing important information, highlights, and facts. Anyone who desires can learn more about government operations, programs, services, events, and all the wonderful things to enjoy in Clayton County, where the world lands and opportunities take off, at their leisure.”

Tune in to the Clayton Connected Podcast to learn more about the Clayton County Board of Commissioners strategic plan and its pillars (Professional Growth Management, Fiscal Responsibility, Economic Growth, Communication & Image, and Quality of Life). The strategic plan is the county’s road map that correlates with the goals and work of department leaders and staff to make improvements for Clayton County residents and communities.

The Clayton Connected Podcast is accessible at and the following platforms:

  • Apple
  • Pandora
  • Spotify
  • Stitcher

For more information, contact the Clayton County Office of Communications, 770.473.3834, or

PRSA Georgia Honors Clayton County Branding Project with Award of Excellence in Reputation/Brand Management


(Clayton County, GA)-The award-winning Clayton County Board of Commissioners Office of Communications earns the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Georgia Reputation/Brand Management Award of Excellence for the Clayton County Branding Project. Clayton County was honored and recognized at the Annual PRSA Georgia Awards Celebration, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia in November.

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Office of Communications Earns PRSA Award for
Most Effective InHouse Campaign Featuring Spivey Splash Water Park

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Special Purpose Local Options Sales Tax (SPLOST) Updates February 7, 2023

SPLOST project updates are ongoing. Visit the website for more information on projects and improvements throughout Clayton County thanks to the 1-cent sales tax. Watch the latest updates here:   #ProgressforPennies...

Recruitment Event and Community Opinion Survey

The Statewide Network Morehouse School of Medicine Health Promotion Resource Center, in partnership with Clayton County Health District, is recruiting parents and caregivers of middle and high-school-age youth to participate in activities and programs. To sign up,...

NOTICE: Clayton County Board of Elections Regular Board Meeting

Clayton County Board of Elections & Registration will hold a regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at 4:30 P.M. The meeting will be held at Clayton County Election Center 7946 North McDonough Street Jonesboro, Ga 30236. #Claytonconnected  ...

2023 State of the County

Join Chairman Jeffrey E. Turner for the 2023 State of the County on March 15, 2023, at 11 AM, at the Georgia International Convention Center, College Park, GA. Tickets are available at the while supplies last. For sponsorship information,...

Clayton County Youth Maze

Join the Clayton County Office of Youth Services in collaboration with the Clayton County Board of Health for our Annual Teen Maze for youth ages 14-18. This event will be held at Flint River Community Center, 153 Flint River Road, Jonesboro, GA 30274 Saturday,...

RE: Statement Concerning GBI Investigation

January 31, 2023   RE: Statement Concerning GBI Investigation   I vehemently deny the allegations being made by Dr. Holloway and a few fellow commission board members. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) conducted a thorough investigation into the...

Special Election March 21, 2023

Voter registration for March 21st Special Election is February 21, 2023, Advance Voting begins February 27, 2023, and the last day to request an absentee ballot is March 10, 2023. Visit for more information. #Claytonconnected

NEWS RELEASE: Solicitor-General Charles Brooks Awards 2nd Grade Winners

Office of the Solicitor-General                                                                             State Court of Clayton County Charles A. Brooks                                                                                                   9151 Tara...