Henry County Lifestyles

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CIS of Henry County to accept donations for its cause

School Notebook 10-31-14

Communities in Schools of Henry County is raising funds for its cause to improve the county’s graduation rats and educational outcomes for local students.

Daylight saving time ends Sunday

McDONOUGH — The good news is, early risers will have morning sunlight when their alarms go off Monday morning. The bad news is, the sun will start setting by the end of the work day.

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Haven House Hail To The Ale Fest fundraiser draws hundreds of beer lovers to Heritage Park | PHOTOS

An estimated 800 people attended Haven House’s Second Annual Hail To The Ale Fest fundraiser at Heritage Park Saturday.

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McDonough Arts Alliance's City Cemetery tours draw rave reviews from Henry County residents | PHOTOS

Attendees praise information about county’s history

An estimated 500 people attended the McDonough Art Alliance’s history-based McDonough City Cemetery tours over the weekend.

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Pet of the Week - Gulliver

Gulliver is a young male shepherd mix who may still be at the shelter because he barks when someone approaches his kennel.

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Southern Belle celebrates its history at Farm Heritage Day festivities | PHOTOS | VIDEO

Thousands of people flocked to Southern Belle Farm Saturday for its annual Farm Heritage Day festivities.

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McDonough resident goes all out with Halloween display | PHOTOS | VIDEO

McDonough resident John Rapp has gone all out with his Halloween display to keep drivers on Jonesboro Street entertained while they sit in traffic.

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Spirits of McDonough City Cemetery Tour aims to resurrect town’s history

The Spirits of McDonough City Cemetery Tour will tell the history of the town this weekend.

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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Henry County Thinks Pink

Henry County Thinks Pink

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Southern Belle Farm hosts Farm Heritage Day

McDONOUGH — Southern Belle Farm welcomes people to come experience a blast from the past this weekend at their sixth annual Farm Heritage Day and Antique Tractor and Engine Show.

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SAFE demontrators protest unfair treatment of women in the workplace

McDONOUGH — The ghosts of Rose Parks and Susan B. Anthony came out of resting this weekend to help the women of Henry County stand up for their rights in a modern-day society this weekend.

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Stockbridge pledges support for breast cancer awareness

STOCKBRIDGE — Once again, the fountain in front of Stockbridge City Hall will turn pink to save the ta-tas.

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Katy Perry to play Super Bowl halftime

Perry gets nod over Rihanna and Coldplay

Pop star Katy Perry will provide the halftime entertainment for Super Bowl XLIX, multiple media outlets reported Thursday.

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Atlanta, 4 other U.S. airports to screen travelers for Ebola

The CDC says about 150 people from three African nations where Ebola has broken out enter the U.S. daily

Air travelers from Guinea, Liberia and Sieraa Leone will undergo screening at five major U.S. airports, including Hartsfield-Jackson in Atlanta.



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