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Henry Players find a permanent home, prepare for new musical

Henry Players prepare for new musical in new spot

Like Dorothy in the “Wizard of Oz,” the Henry Players have been clicking their heels looking for a home.

Marco’s Pizza opens in Stockbridge

The first Marco’s Pizza location in Stockbridge will open Saturday.

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Officials: college students are targets in emerging tax refund scam

The Internal Revenue Service is warning college students and other taxpayers to beware of an emerging federal tax refund scam tempting students to relinquish their personal identification and file tax returns claiming fraudulent refunds.

Henry County Schools set information meetings on school flexibility options

Henry County Schools will host a system-wide informational meeting on school district flexibility and accountability Saturday.

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Henry County Animal Control says they’re not doing a mass euthanization to make shelter space

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Animal Care and Control is not euthanizing animals to clear the shelter for an upcoming maintenance project.

Area youth place well in 4-H contests

Area fifth through 12th-grade students took part in 4-H events this month, bringing home top honors for their efforts.

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Pleasant Grove Elementary robotics team pursues project to print 3D prosthesis for disabled peers

Students at Pleasant Grove Elementary have a powerful motivation to complete their latest engineering project — their peers are counting on them.

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Kristen Garner of Eagle’s Landing Middle named Henry County’s Media Specialist of the Year

Kristen Garner scoffs at the thought of a traditional librarian role in today’s school media center.

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The Import Alliance Car show is March 28-29 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, 1500 Ga. 19/41 in Hampton.

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Brooks Garcia is guest speaker at next Henry Master Gardeners meeting

Brooks Garcia of Fine Gardens, Inc. will be the featured speaker at the Henry County Master Gardener Volunteers April 7 meeting.

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Westbury crowns queen

Mrs. Bernice Williams was crowned Ms. Westbury last month

Belk looking for children to model in KidFest

Belk is inviting local kids to model clothes in its bi-annual Kidfest Fashion Show March 28.

CHURCH BULLETIN: Bethlehem Baptist Church

Bethlehem Baptist Church, 643 Bethlehem Road in Locust Grove, is hosting a Youth Career Expo starting at 10 a.m. March 28.

Officials: No school Monday for students

Teachers, staff to report for professional learning day

Officials remind parents that there will be no school Monday for students.

Jesus teaches us how to live and follow Him

Many people see Jesus Christ as a religious figure, but He didn’t come to earth to teach us religious things.