Henry County News

The latest news and information impacting Henry County residents.


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D.J. White’s defensive heroics grab headlines for Georgia Tech

Tech faces Virginia Saturday in ACC Coastal Division clash

After back to back losses against Duke and North Carolina, which featured more than a few defensive busts, the last thing Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson wanted to see was his defense being burned on another big play.

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Woodland survives defensive battle with Luella

Wolfpack secure third place in subregion

Tough defense and the crafty use of a timeout helped Woodland secure a 14-12 win over Region 4-AAAAA, Div. B foe Luella on a rainy, windy Friday night.

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Eagle’s Landing girls cross country wins second straight region title

Betty Jackson, Devin Dixon finish tops at Region 4-AAAA meet

Eagle’s Landing continued its Region 4-AAAA cross country dominance after sweeping the individual region crowns and seeing its girls team repeat as team region champions.

Henry County Church Bulletin

A list of happenings around the Henry County faith community

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Community Christian dominates in fall sports tournaments

Community Christian School came away from this past weekend in sports with a few extra pieces of hardware to add to its trophy case.

BELL: God loves our faith and obedience

Hebrews, chapter 11 is known as the faith chapter in the Bible.

Martha Russell

Martha Russell age 92 of McDonough passed away October 28, 2014.

David Aldridge

Mr. Aldridge was born in Hamilton, Canada on March 24, 1934.

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Rabies alert issued for three McDonough subdivisions

McDONOUGH — For the 18th time this year, an area of Henry County is under a 45-day rabies alert, following a raccoon testing positive for the disease.

Hampton hosting city-wide clean up Nov. 7-9

HAMPTON — Have any old junk lying around cluttering up the house? Now’s the time to get rid of it.

Schools closed Tuesday

There will be no classes for public school students Tuesday, Nov. 4.

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Local physical therapist recognized as Fellow

Joseph Powell

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Georgia Bulldogs and Florida clash in Jacksonville

No Todd Gurley, and it hasn’t been a problem for Georgia.

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EUGENE ROBINSON: What would Republicans do?

OPINION: This year's campaign has been dull and disheartening

No matter how well Republicans do at the polls Tuesday — and my hunch is they won’t do as well as they hope — the GOP won’t be able to claim any kind of mandate. That’s because they have refused to articulate any vision for governing.

Henry Community Calendar - Oct. 31, 2014

Gather at McDonough’s Historic Square for the Main Street Fall Festival & Chili Cook off Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.