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Henry County Board of Commissioners denies Dollar General rezoning proposal

Bargain chain wanted to build store in Locust Grove neighborhood

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Board of Commissioners denied SW Jenkinsburg’s proposal to rezone property at Old Jackson and Leguin Mill roads in Locust Grove.

The glory of second place

Stovall: The glory of second place

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Chick-fil-A staff helps with Operation Christmas Child

Eagle’s Landing Chick-fil-A owner and operator Paul White and restaurant marketing director Lana DeLay delivered 30 shoeboxes to Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy in support of the Samaritan’s Purse Program known as Operation Christmas Child.

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Stockbridge Councilwoman Regina Ward recognizes special families

City official raises awareness of challenges for special needs families

Parents were overjoyed by the act of kindness.

Benefit concert Thursday for Woodland High School chorus teacher and heart attack survivor Samuel Miller

Samuel Miller has to explain to his 2-year-old son that daddy cannot pick him up like he used to, at least not yet.

Legacy Ford provides Christmas for Henry County children

McDONOUGH — State Sen. Emanuel Jones is hosting a holiday luncheon Thursday for children under the care of the Henry County Division of Family and Children Services.

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‘Ho ho ho’ takes on new meaning for Santa collector

McDONOUGH — When Barb Silvers says she collects Santas, she really means it.

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La-Z-Boy donates $8,000 to Ronald McDonald House Charities

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Atlanta recently donated $8,000 to the Ronald McDonald House Charities at the Gatewood House near Emory University.

Sunbrook Academy to open in January

STOCKBRIDGE — Sunbrook Academy is coming to Henry County.

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Jodeco Road United Methodist Church brings out deeper meaning of Christmas with live nativity trail | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Jodeco Road United Methodist Church in Stockbridge celebrated the Christmas season with its annual two-night live nativity trail over the weekend.

Henry Daily Herald seeking reader input on New Year's Day foods | POLL

The Henry Daily Herald and Clayton News Daily are seeking reader comments and votes on the best foods for New Year’s Day.

'What is your favorite Christmas song?' Week Three | POLL

The newspapers will now move into their last semifinal round of their ‘What’s Your Favorite Christmas Song?’ competition.

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Locust Grove High student named November SOTM

Henry County Schools’ Work-Based Learning initiative is dedicated to providing high school students with valuable work experience and career guidance.

State officials annonuce High Demand Career Initiative report

Gov. Nathan Deal has released the findings from the High Demand Career Initiative.

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Needy Henry County families helped by annual Community Cares Toy Shop event

Susan Crumbley happily greeted visitors and showed them around the expansive warehouse stopping periodically at the rows of toys to be donated to some of the area’s needy families.