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Rib giveaway a success

Shane’s Rib Shack hosted a successful 7th Annual Rib Giveaway recently.

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Children’s Water Festival culminates celebration of national Drinking Water Week

As a utility located within the Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District, the Henry County Water Authority is an active participant in public outreach to educate citizens on how to protect natural water resources.

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Middle schoolers get Surgeon General’s attention

Students’ report on effects of tobacco-use elicits invitation to meet

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was impressed enough with the projects of the middle school students to invite them to meet with him on a recent trip to Atlanta.

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Pet of the Week — Puggle

What do you get when you mix a pug and a beagle?

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Henry County cities hosting Memorial Day services

Robert Brock walked along Hampton’s Main Street looking at names on the crosses and flags that line the street.

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Dutchtown High to host year-end plant sale

School Notebook 05-23-15

Dutchtown High’s agriscience department plan to host a final plant sale of the school year, May 26-27.

CHURCH BULLETIN: Glen Haven Baptist Church

Glen Haven Baptist Church, 345 East Lake Road in McDonough, will host a monthly public servants breakfast, June 3 at 7:30 a.m. in the gym.

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Henry’s STAR students honored for achievements, prepare to take next step into adulthood

Included among the hundreds graduating in the Class of 2015 are Henry County’s STAR students.

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High school senior athletes moving on to college with scholarships

Graduating seniors from all over Henry County who have played well enough and maintained high academic levels, are moving on to collegiate sports with scholarships.

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Henry County seniors to graduate May 29

Thousand of students will reach the pinnacle of their high school career’s next week.

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Hundreds visit Henry Herald booth at the Geranium Festival in McDonough

Visitors were invited to choose from props to dress up and have their photo taken in the Henry Herald’s picture frame at the newspaper’s Geranium Festival booth in McDonough Saturday.

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Kindergarten registration at New Hope Elementary

Students registered early this month for the kindergarten program at New Hope Elementary

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Ola seniors honor classmate, in turn earn scholarships

Vickie Mullins was featured during the senior awards ceremony Sunday at Ola High.

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Geranium Jam a hit with residents

The Geranium Jam provided a night to remember.