Clayton Crescent

Trustworthy. Non-profit. Real news.


The Clayton Crescent’s mission is primarily watchdog journalism and government reporting for the benefit of residents of Clayton County and the Southern Crescent, with investigative journalism as an ongoing project.

About our journalism

We’re not like other nonprofit news sites. Read all about us at or see Washington Post, NPR Weekend, BBC Newsnight, and many other outlets that have covered how we came to be on one laid-off reporter’s pocket money and sheer willpower in a news desert.


Jonesboro, GA, USA

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