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SPECIAL LAYOUT: Q&A with McDonough City Council candidates

The Henry Herald sent questionnaires to the candidates in the upcoming municipal election. Their unedited responses are presented here. By the time early voting begins Oct. 12, responses from candidates in the Stockbridge, Hampton and Locust Grove races will be posted to our website. Comments or questions can be directed to government reporter Asia Ashley, aashley@henryherald.com.

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Tractor Supply Co. plans 4-H fundraiser

Tractor Supply Co. in McDonough will participate next week in a fundraiser to support 4-H programs in Henry County.

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African Children’s Choir concert set Oct. 7

Nonprofit event free to public, donations welcome

The African Children’s Choir is set to perform in a musical program that features African children’s songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites.

Ceremony planned for M.L. King Sr. street renaming

City officials will honor Martin Luther King Sr. by unveiling the street sign MLK Sr. Heritage Trail, recently named in his honor, at a ceremony Oct. 8.

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Two-year-old Hampton earns spot in softball playoffs

Head softball coach Nicole Bailey hazarded one guess Monday afternoon when Pike County (17-6, 9-2) faced her Hampton team in the first round of the region tournament.

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Shoemaker son

On Aug. 26, 2015, God blessed Joey and Holly Shoemaker with a son.

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Female deputy is class Top Gun

Henry County sheriff’s Deputy Gabrielle Weathers was spotlighted during graduation exercises in a class of new law enforcement officers at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center Sept. 18.

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Henry County annual rodeo

The Henry County Rodeo Association brought the fun to Hampton by putting on the annual event. Enthusiasts were even treated to a rodeo clown. All photos by Jerry Jackson.


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