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UGA postpones visit from Liberian journalist

Ebola concerns have prompted the University of Georgia to postpone a guest lecture by a Liberian journalist.

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Gov. Nathan Deal forming Ebola response team

Gov. Nathan Deal is assembling a group of experts to serve on a newly created Ebola response team.

Henry County Schools breakfast and lunch menus for Oct. 20, 2014

The Oct. 20 breakfast and lunch menus for Henry County Schools.

William George Beshears, Jr..

William George Beshears, Jr., age 93 of McDonough, Georgia, passed away October 12, 2014.

Barbara Henderson

Barbara Stuckey Henderson, 69 years old, resided in Henry County, GA and passed away on October 12, 2014 at 5:15pm after suffering from dementia.

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Caleb Huntley's big night for Locust Grove helped hold off Eagle's Landing in OT

Huntley rushes for 130, 2 TDs in win

It wasn’t pretty, but it was productive.

Henry County police awaiting drug, alcohol test results from I-75 wrong-way driver

Interstate accident killed women from Atlanta, Florida

Henry County police are looking into how a 51-year old woman ended up driving the wrong way on I-75 this morning and caused an accident that killed herself and a 23-year old woman from Florida.

Publix recalls snack mix

Supermarket chain Publix is recalling a snack mix because the label doesn't warn shoppers that it contains peanuts.

DeKalb Co. schools form Ebola monitoring policy

DeKalb County schools officials say no new students from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa may enroll without proper medical documentation and the superintendent's approval.

Henry Community Calendar - Oct. 18, 2014

Southern Belle Farm, 1658 Turner Church Road, is hosting its 6th Annual Farm Heritage Day Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

Henry County Church Bulletin

A list of happenings around the Henry County faith community

Mr.. Jason Scott Clack

Mr. Jason Scott Clack, age 31, of McDonough, GA passed away October 14, 2014.

William George Beshears, Jr..

William George Beshears, Jr., age 93 of McDonough, Georgia, passed away October 12, 2014.

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New book on Gone With The Wind launches in Jonesboro | PHOTOS | VIDEO

Margaret Mitchell’s personal correspondence with fans, producer David O. Selznick, director Victor Fleming, stars of the film and journalists is the basis of John Wiley Jr.’s new book, The Scarlett Letters: The Making of the Film Gone With The Wind.

Christmas program in need of volunteers and donations

Planning meeting set for Oct. 29

McDONOUGH — Although temperatures are still warm and trees are just beginning to lose their leaves, the folks with Connecting Henry are already starting to see visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads as they prepare to make sure Christmas is bright for area children in need.

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Smith-Barnes students share their differences in flag parade

Students shouted a bit louder when they saw the flag that reflected their heritage round the curve in front of Smith-Barnes Elementary. They cheered the loudest for the American flag.

BOE reviewing proposal for homeless students policy

The Henry County Board of Education is considering making policy changes to help identify and better serve homeless students.

Public hearing Tuesday on McDonough Elementary closure proposal

Residents will have an opportunity Tuesday to hear details about the proposed closure of McDonough Elementary in order to repurpose the facility as the new home of Patrick Henry Academy.

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Henry County Thinks Pink

Henry County Thinks Pink

1 killed, 1 injured in Gainesville plane crash

Federal officials on Thursday were investigating a fiery small plane crash in northeastern Georgia that killed one person and left another seriously injured.