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Henry Community Calendar - Nov. 29, 2014

Hampton will host its Christmas at Home Parade Dec. 4 from 7 until 9 p.m.

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Front Porch Players get into the habit of comedy for 'Nuncrackers' production | PHOTOS | VIDEO

Musical ‘Nunsense’ sequel will be staged at First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro

The Front Porch Players production of “Nuncrackers” is set to open Dec. 5 at First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro.

Jackie Hurst

Jackie W. (Jack) Hurst age 79 of McDonough, GA passed away November 25, 2014.

What's your favorite Christmas song? | POLL

Throughout the holidays, Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald will ask readers to pick their favorite Christmas song through a series of online polls.

Sorry, Atlanta, but you’re no destination

There is a reason why Atlanta is little more than a pass-thru to somewhere else.

A lost male not unique to humans

I’m sure that many aliens are probably beastly and set on destroying human life on our planet or harvesting us for something but there are probably at least as many that are very much like us but with more advanced technology.

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Fresh Christmas trees available in Clayton, Henry counties

STOCKBRIDGE — Now that Thanksgiving dinner is over and the fridge is full of leftovers, it’s time to start thinking about a Christmas tree.

This Thanksgiving, have an attitude of gratitude

Cal Thomas: This Thanksgiving, have an attitude of gratitude.

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Central Georgia EMC donates to Henry County Schools

Henry County Schools is again the beneficiary of community support, and this time it comes from Central Georgia EMC.

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Henry officials optimistic about Black Friday, overall holiday retail sales

As the holiday season kicks off, retail and economic development officials said they are hearing positive forecasts from store owners across Clayton and Henry counties.

Retailers opening hours for Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday shopping

Here is a listing of when many stores and major metro Atlanta shopping centers plan to open for Black Friday shopping.

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Ola places four on all-county team

The best volleyball team in the county in 2014 represented as such with four names on this year’s Henry Daily Herald All-County squad.

Residents can drop off toys, gift cards for Haven House at Henry County, McDonough fire stations

Residents can drop off toys, gift cards for Haven House at fire stations.

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Henry County Sheriff's Office: 'Most Wanted' fugitives for the week of Nov. 24

Henry County Sheriff’s Office most wanted fugitives

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Ola senior Katie Russell is named Henry County’s top volleyball player

Katie Russell, Ola

Russell was perhaps the best player on one of the best team in the county, and one of the most consistent.

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Woodland Wolfpack softball leads county with five selections on all-county team

The Woodland Wolfpack softball team placed a county-best five players on the 2014 Henry Daily Herald all-county squad, including Mercer commitment Danielle Castleberry and Kentucky commit Lexi Duncan.

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ELCA’s Casey Durham, Ola’s Jordan Doggett split 2014 Henry Daily Herald softball Player of the Year honors

Jordan Doggett, Ola & Casey Durham, ELCA

In a year where good softball players plentiously dotted the county landscape, Casey Durham and Jordan Doggett both stood out as arguably the best players on their respective teams, and huge reasons for both squads’ successes.

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Chuck Miller inducted into Athletic Director's Association Hall of Fame

Long time coach and high school athletic director Chuck Miller has recently been awarded another feather to stick in his cap full of athletic accolades.

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Georgia roads, airport to see 1.3 million travelers this Thanksgiving weekend

More than 1.3 million Georgians are expected to travel on the state highways and use the world's busiest airport through Sunday for Thanksgiving.

Mr.. Charles Warren Hassler

Mr. Charles Warren Hassler Chuck, age 69, of McDonough, GA passed away November 22, 2014.