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Bessie Burgess

Bessie Burgess of McDonough passed away on 10/22/14.

Mrs. Cheryl Daniel

Mrs. Cheryl Davis Daniel, age 61, of McDonough, GA passed away October 22, 2014.

Charles Tucker, Jr.

Charles S. Tucker, Jr., of McDonough, 88, passed away on October 20, 2014.

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Plethora of beers on tap for Haven House Hail To The Ale Fest fundraiser | PHOTOS

Festival aims to help shelter fight domestic violence

Nearly 200 beers will be available for tasting this weekend at the Hail To The Ale Fest fundraiser for Haven House at Heritage Park in McDonough.

ROBINSON: Stepping into the morass?

This is not a call for deeper U.S. involvement in Iraq and Syria. But if degrade-and-destroy is really the goal, I don’t see how deeper involvement will be avoided.

Henry County Schools breakfast and lunch menus for Oct. 24, 2014

The Oct. 24 breakfast and lunch menus for Henry County Schools.

Lady Devils softball team ends playoff run

The Jackson High School Lady Devils finish the season with a 14-18 overall record, with a 6-2 region record.

Henry Community Calendar - Oct. 24, 2014

Get Set Grow is hosting the 11th annual Goblin Gallop 9 a.m. Oct. 25 at Heron Bay Golf and Country Club, 3080 Heron Bay Blvd.

Burned dogs showing up at Ga. animal hospital

Several dogs with burn marks on their backs have shown up in a Georgia county, and no one seems to know how or why they're being injured.

Inmate charged with punching deputy

A Henry County inmate being held on criminal trespass charges punched a deputy in the face, according to warrants.

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Terrorist shooting in Ottawa hits close to home

It’s a sad day whenever tragedy strikes ground upon which you have previously stepped foot.

Statewide parent engagement campaign kicks off

Georgia first lady Sandra Deal and State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge have announced the roll out of the “I CAN Play a Role” campaign.

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Military academy nomination applications due Oct. 31

School Notebook 10-25-14

Congressman David Scott (GA-13) is reminding interested students of the fast-approaching Oct. 31 deadline to submit applications for a congressional nomination to one of the U.S. Military Academies.

DOT completes road projects before BOC approval

McDONOUGH —The Henry County Department of Transportation sought approval from the Board of Commissioners Tuesday night for two projects that are already completed and paid for.

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Pet of the Week - Gulliver

Gulliver is a young male shepherd mix who may still be at the shelter because he barks when someone approaches his kennel.

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Open House and Read-Along set Monday at McDonough library

The Friends of Henry County Libraries and Henry Reads will host an Open House and Read-Along Monday.

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McDonough library to host Storytelling Festival Friday

The McDonough Public Library is hoping ghosts and goblins who like books come to haunt the library Friday.

Closing of McDonough Elementary School

Letter to the Editor

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Dutchtown celebrates 10 years in Hampton

Jay Fowler and Matt Donahoe led the digging until they uncovered the dusty time capsule buried a decade ago in the ground beside Dutchtown Elementary.

Henry County Schools breakfast and lunch menus for Oct. 23, 2014

The Oct. 23 breakfast and lunch menus for Henry County Schools.