Henry County News

The latest news and information impacting Henry County residents.


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Henry County sheriff’s captain charged with attempted sex with child

Henry County sheriff’s captain charged with attempted sex with child

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Margaret Mitchell’s masterpiece still a moneymaker for Clayton County

In Clayton County, tomorrow isn’t just another day, it’s another day to benefit from being the fictional home of Scarlett O’Hara.

Mr.. Jack Swanson

Mr. Jack F. Swanson, age 85, of Stockbridge, Georgia.

Archie Raymer

Archie Raymer age 75 of Jackson passed away August 24, 2014 at his residence.

Mr. Malcolm Charles Goss Sr..

Mr. Malcolm Charles Goss, Sr., age 75 of Hampton, Georgia passed away August 22, 2014.

Walter Buffalo

Walter Allen Buffalo, age 62, passed away in Griffin, Georgia, on Sunday, August 24, 2014.

Woodland boys, ELCA girls led county in the Mercy Invitational

Woodland’s boys and Eagle’s Landing Christian girls cross country teams led the county in this past Saturday’s Mercy Invitational meet at Our Lady of Mercy in Fairburn.

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Eagle’s Landing at Union Grove could be this week’s headliner game

Each week, the Henry Daily Herald will track the top performers from the previous Friday’s action as sort of a precurser to looking ahead at the current week’s coming action.

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Artemus Mitchell adjusting well to new surroundings at Stockbridge

Mitchell adjusting to new surroundings

Kevin Whitley doesn’t brag on too many players.

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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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It's official — Atlanta Motor Speedway loses Labor Day race

Atlanta Motor Speedway will not play host to a NASCAR race on Labor Day weekend next year.

Ga. teen among four killed in fiery Ohio plane crash

Four Ohio college students were killed late Monday in a fiery plane crash near a Cleveland-area airport, investigators and college officials said on Tuesday.

Taking the South: A ‘rebirth of freedom’

Sherman’s March to the Sea

Atlanta was in the 19th century considered the railroad hub of the South with a wealth and production scarcely touched by the Civil War. But that changed in 1864, when Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman led his legion of Union soldiers through the Deep South.