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Thomas Hester

Thomas A. (Tommy) Hester age 67 of Ellenwood passed away Thursday November 20, 2014 at Vitas Hospice.

Captain. Spencer Herbert Grant

On November 19, 2014, Captain Spencer Herbert Grant of Stockbridge GA made his final flight to glory on the wings of a snow white dove.

Rita Foster

Rita Noreen (nee Bennett) Foster, of Stockbridge, GA, died on 19 November 2014 at Vitas Hospice.

Tips to prevent frozen or busted pipes during cold snaps

McDONOUGH — With temperatures taking a sudden plunge, busted water pipes are on everyone’s mind. Local officials are offering tips to help residents avoid the messy and often expensive issue of busted pipes.

Henry Herald offices to close Nov. 27-28 for Thanksgiving holiday

The Henry Daily Herald offices will close Nov. 27-28 for the Thanksgiving holiday

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PAGE Foundation awards Dutchtown Elementary media specialist Janet Youmans scholarship

Dutchtown Elementary media specialist Janet Youmans is the recipient of one of five Professional Association of Georgia Educators Professional Scholarships sponsored by the PAGE Foundation.

Public schools closed Nov. 24-28 for Thanksgiving break in Henry County

Public schools in Henry County will be closed Nov. 24-28 for Thanksgiving break.

McDonough leaders set preferences for major road project near Alexander Park

City officials send their wishes to Georgia Department of Transportation

McDonough officials lay out their desires for one-way road pairs project.

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Hickory Flat Charter kids celebrate Thanksgiving

Some kids stuffed their faces with bite-sized portions of popcorn and fruit as their parents hugged them goodbye.

Lane closures this weekend but not during holiday

Lane closures this weekend but not during holiday.

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Stockbridge quarterback Malachi Brown pushes Tigers to upset of Stephenson

Tigers host winner of Houston County-Sequoyah next week

Malachi Brown decided to put his team on his back in a game that looked similar to the ones which ended Stockbridge’s season in years past.

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Stockbridge’s Darius Alexander leads the list of top five returning boys basketball players in Henry County

Call it the changing of the guard, or just the year of the guard, period.

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Georgia senators oppose immigration action by President Obama

The plan outlined by the president Thursday would affect an estimated 5 million people

Georgia’s senators and senator-elect say President Obama overstepped his powers with the executive action he announced.

Henry County Church Bulletin

A list of happenings around the Henry County faith community

Emory, Georgia Tech to build joint library service center

Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology plan to break ground soon on a new joint library project.

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Ga. weighs funding for $1B in transportation needs

A panel must soon submit recommendations for funding an extra $1 billion in transportation infrastructure needs.

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Ethics complaint over new Braves stadium dropped against Cobb Co. chairman

A resident has dropped an ethics complaint against the chairman of the Cobb County commission over stadium negotiations with the Braves.

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Ex-Gov. Sonny Perdue defends "Go Fish" center in Perry

Despite criticism, former Gov. Sonny Perdue says he's proud of his efforts to support fishing, including committing the state government to borrow $14 million for an aquarium in rural Georgia.

Randy Raiford

Randy Raiford age 63 of Locust Grove passed away November 19, 2014.

Mr. Harvey E. Amy

Mr. Harvey E. Amy, age 83, of Jonesboro, GA, passed away Thursday, November 20, 2014.