Henry County Community News

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Local little leaguers are big heroes at Roberto Clemente tourney

Local little leaguers big heroes at Roberto Clemente tourney

Thirteen local 8-year-olds were Henry County heroes Saturday when they won the Roberto Clemente World Series at Richard Craig Park.

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Rocking Out

Thousands of Henry residents attend Vans Warped Tour

Thousands of Henry residents attend Vans Warped Tour

BBB warns of pet flipper scams, family dogs may be stolen

Flippers will steal family dogs for resale

McDONOUGH — To most pet owners, their animals are like family — they’re faithful companions that give unconditional love.

Ga. Legal Services Program earns Hodson Award

McDONOUGH — Georgia Legal Services Program has won recognition from the American Bar Association in the form of the Hodson Award for Public Service for 2014.

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Pet of the Week - Marsy

Marsy is one of those nondescript black lab mixes who so often get overlooked at the animal shelter.

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Fresh eggs by the dozens

Wayne Haney’s 250 chickens keep him busy

LOCUST GROVE — Scrambled, soft boiled and over medium are a few ways Wayne Haney likes to prepare his eggs.

Perdue leading in U.S Senate race

McDONOUGH — David Perdue was in the lead as the Republican candidate against Democrat Michelle Nunn for Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat in November by press time Tuesday night.

RENJE: Feeling betrayed and rejected

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt let down, betrayed or rejected by somebody close to you?

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Community is Schools is hosting a Parent Expo July 26 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Heritage Park, 101 Lake Dow Road.

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Tommy Estes inducted into Carrier Dealer Hall of Fame

ATLANTA — Carrier Corp. inducted Atlanta resident and business owner Tommy Estes into its Dealer Hall of Fame during the 2014 Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer conference in Nashville, Tenn.

BBB warns of tech support scams

McDONOUGH — Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to be extremely skeptical of callers offering computer support services.

Henry Community Calendar - July 19, 2014

The City of Stockbridge is hosting Sounds of Summer July 19 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

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Preparation for upcoming battle reenactment underway at Nash Farm

HAMPTON — More than 2,000 Civil War re-enactors are set to descend on Nash Farm Battlefield in September.

Tanger Outlets partners Disney Star Bridgit Mendler to kick off the back-to-school shopping

LOCUST GROVE — Tanger Outlets in Locust Grove is kicking off the back to school shopping season in style by partnering with singer, actress and Disney Star Bridgit Mendler for a mini concert Aug. 24.

Henry Community Calendar - July 18, 2014

Join Get Set Grow for the Cruisin’ for Christmas in July at Union Grove High School.