Demetri Washington, 38, has been identified by Clinton police as the man who allegedly robbed the Long John Silver’s restaurant here early Monday morning after forcing his way in by pointing a gun to a female employee’s head.

This house located at 118 E. Terrace Ave. will be considered for condemnation when the Clinton City Council meets in regular session at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Code Enforcement Officer Toby Anders says that over the past eight years he has had violations ranging from grass, weeds and trash to an unsecured vacant structure.

Folks at Country Chics and Cowboy Kics at 621 Frisco Ave. are ready to go for Tuesday’s second annual Chocolate Festival from 1 to 8 p.m. at participating businesses.



Danrick Lokeijak puts up a jumper during practice for the Clinton High boys basketball team Thursday. The Reds open the season Dec. 9.

The season opener is still more than three weeks away and a starting lineup is far from set, but Clinton High head basketball coach J.D.


The award-winning dramatic comedy about a growing friendship between a black chauffeur and a white Jewish widow continues this weekend on the Southwest Playhouse stage.

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