Henry County Lifestyles

Stories focusing on interesting people and places in Henry County.


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Local kids color their way to circus day

Alexis Perkey, 12, and John Guiller, 7, weren’t clowning around when they completed the Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald’s coloring contest Sept. 12.

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s timeline

A timeline of Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s life.

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Remembering Georgia legend Truett Cathy

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy has been praised for many reasons since his death was announced more than a week ago.

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U2 releases new album for free on iTunes

Apple is giving away U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," for free on its iTunes store through Oct. 13.

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'Guardians of the Galaxy' dominates weak box office

The Marvel misfits are nearing $300 million at domestic theaters

“Guardians of the Galaxy” has been No. 1 with ticket buyers for four of the six weeks it has been showing.

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Comedian Joan Rivers dies at age 81 | PHOTOS

Joan Rivers has died at the age of 81, her daughter said in a statement. She had been in a New York hospital recovering from complications during a recent surgery.

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Henry County race fans rack up receipts

McDONOUGH — For NASCAR fans in Henry County it paid to spend this weekend.

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Justin Bieber charged with assault, dangerous driving in Canada

Pop star Justin Bieber was charged with assault and dangerous driving over the weekend after an incident near the small Canadian town where he grew up.

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Plaza Suite plays at Stockbridge Community Arts Center Sept. 5-7

Neil Simon’s ‘Plaza Suite’ comes to the Stockbridge Community Arts Center Sept. 5-7.

Dragon*Con 2014 expected to draw record crowds

A record number of gamers, cosplayers, comic book readers and pop culture fans are expected to pour into downtown Atlanta this Labor Day weekend for the 28th consecutive year of Dragon Con.

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Stately Oaks garners national attention for historical significance

Jonesboro tourist attraction received National Register of Historic Places plaque this year

After 42 years on the National Register of Historic Places, Stately Oaks Plantation finally has something to show for it.

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Op-Ed: Ensuring tomorrow is another day for Tara facade

Local historian Peter Bonner working to preserve piece of movie history

Local historian Peter Bonner explains in an op-ed piece why he is working to restore the remains of the Tara facade from ‘Gone With The Wind.’

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Stately Oaks Plantation through the years

A look back from the Clayton News Daily’s archives

Clayton News Daily archive photos of faces and events at Stately Oaks over the years.

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Historic Jonesboro dances through history at Tara Ball

This was the Tara Ball — a reenactment of a typical 19th century ball hosted Historical Jonesboro/Clayton County Inc. in the Eagle’s Landing Country Club Aug. 9.

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Kilpatrick’s Raid was the precursor to the Battle of Jonesborough | PHOTOS

A few weeks before Gen. William T. Sherman marched his troops into Clayton County to cut the final supply line for Confederates in Atlanta, Union cavalrymen led by Maj. Gen. Judson Kilpatrick conducted raids in an attempt to cut it.



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