Henry County News

The latest news and information impacting Henry County residents.


Henry County restaurant inspection scores for Sept. 10-17

Henry County Environmental Health Department restaurant and kitchen scores from Sept. 10-17.

Kroger hiring 2,000 new employees in Georgia, South Carolina and eastern Alabama

Positions will be permanent jobs with grocery store giant

Kroger announced Wednesday that it will hire 2,000 permanent associates across its Atlanta Division which includes Georgia, eastern Alabama and South Carolina.

Tammy Fambrough

Tammy Davis Fambrough, age 53, of McDonough, GA died Sunday, September 14, 2014.

Mrs.. Louise Knight

Mrs. Louise Crumbley Knight, age 90 of McDonough, Georgia passed away September 13, 2014.

THOMAS: With Hillary, where is the substance?

Prior to his annual steak fry, retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) said this about Hillary Clinton to Dan Balz of The Washington Post: “…she is much more progressive in her thoughts and her inclination than most people may think.”

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STOVALL: No names are college football’s new names

I’ve never been a betting man, but growing up as a college football fan, I always seemed to have a bead on what the Las Vegas oddmakers were thinking about the outcome of certain games.

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Rest week for some area football teams, region tune up for others

Stockbridge-Rockdale heads up the local slate of games this week

Four county football teams will get a breather this week before heading into their region schedules,

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Woodland football is riding high with best start in school history

Coach Steve Davenport likes heightened standards

When Woodland’s football team came out on the field at North Springs High for the kickoff of its first game under coach Steve Davenport they were met by a familiar temptation.

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UPS to hire up to 95,000 temp workers for holiday season

United Parcel Service is almost doubling the number of seasonal employees it hires for this year's holiday shopping season as it aims to avoid a repeat of last year's network breakdown during the crucial period.

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Ola football seniors are ‘hungry’ for a winning season

According to Joseph Rushin, the previous three years of playing football for Ola has given him quite the appetite.

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The Atlanta Braves' new stadium will be SunTrust Park | PHOTOS

The new Atlanta Braves' home in Cobb County was officially named Tuesday in an announcement by the club and SunTrust

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Georgia-based payments company TSYS bringing 450 jobs to Henry County with new contact center

Gov. Nathan Deal calls move 'a testament to our state’s top-ranked business climate'

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that TSYS, a global payments company headquartered in Columbus, will create up to 450 jobs through a new contact center in Henry County.

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s timeline

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

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Civil War history comes to life at Nash Farm Battlefield

‘Soldiers’ will recreate four battles this weekend

McDONOUGH — Nash Farm will come alive this weekend when more than 1,500 Civil War re-enactors descend upon the battlefield.

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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.