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Master Gardeners host plant sale fund-raiser

The Henry County Master Gardeners is preparing for its 11th Spring Plant Sale/Clinic fund-raising event.

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Gateway Center to host HMC Garden Party

A cultural extravaganza is expected, as part of the Henry Medical Center Foundation's next fund-raiser benefiting the local hospital.

Garden group hosts 'Assisted Living Day'

Community Gardens of Henry County expects some 80 senior citizens to take part in its Sixth Annual Assisted Living Day event on Thursday.

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Master Gardeners to host Tour

Members of the Henry County Master Gardeners organization are hard at work, planning a tour, June 5.

Patrick Henry students learn through gardening

Local students are immersing themselves in a kinetic learning experience at Patrick Henry Middle School. Pupils at the alternative school's south campus, in McDonough, have been tending a full vegetable garden.

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Houses show the love for birds, sports

STOCKBRIDGE — For the last three years, Lawrence Murphey has been perfecting the art of building bird houses. He can build one in about 15 minutes.

Arbor Day tree giveaway Friday

Trees, trees everywhere.

Master Gardeners host tour of Henry County gardens

Weather conditions are ripe for the Henry County Master Gardeners’ annual showcase of gardens as National Weather Service forecasters anticipate a mild, and mostly sunny, weekend for the Southern Crescent region.

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Volunteers, park staff renovate Stone Pavilion

Due to the increased capacity and improved amenities of the Stone Pavilion, Kane said the price for a reservation has increased from $55 to $300 per day.

Annual seedling giveaway set for Friday

The Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District will be sponsoring its seedling giveaway Friday, in honor of Georgia’s Arbor Day. The district is partnering with the Henry County Master Gardeners during the annual event, which begins at 8:30 a.m.

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Patrick Henry garden offers interactive science lessons

Feronda Stodghill started a garden a few years ago at Patrick Henry Middle School-South Campus, and as temperatures rise above average for this time of year, and plants sprout their blossoms, she's looking forward to spring planting.

Clayton State recycling program flourishes

Clayton State University recently announced that 18.7 tons of recycled items were collected on campus between May and November of last year, as part of the university community’s “single-stream” green initiative.

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McDonough group hosts ‘Millard Fuller Legacy Build’

International event scheduled for Sept. 9-14

The Henry County Fuller Center for Housing, Inc., was recently selected to be the official host of the Fourth Annual Millard Fuller Legacy Build, a week-long event in which volunteers help rebuild and renovate houses for those in need.