Henry County News

The latest news and information impacting Henry County residents.


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Business owners in historic downtown Locust Grove are pleased with steady growth, traffic

Businesses come and go, but business owners in the historic downtown district agre that business is continuing to grow for them, despite the challenges downtown may face with surrounding areas.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Avoid Ga. 81 and McDonough Parkway

If the area around Ga. 81 and McDonough Parkway isn’t difficult enough to navigate, construction at that intersection is wreaking havoc with holiday traffic today.

Henry County police issues scam warning

Henry County residents and county employees have received calls and this could be related to the Blue Cross Blue Shield data breach.

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Sky Zone Trampoline Park to open in McDonough

Sky Zone Trampoline Park representatives have confirmed that the company has picked a location in McDonough for a new facility.

CSU offering class for small businesses

MORROW — The Clayton State University Small Business Development Center will offer a free workshop on “Alternative Financing Sources for Small Businesses.”

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Fayetteville police arrest pair in shooting death of Applebee's manager | PHOTOS

Fayetteville police arrest Jonesboro, Hampton men in shooting death of Applebee’s manager.

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Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame locating to Floyd Veterans Memorial Building in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame has found a permanent home.

Nearly 50 teens ransack Ga. Wal-Mart | RAW VIDEO

A mob of nearly 50 people burst in to a Macon Wal-Mart and smashed merchandise early Sunday morning.

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PHOTOS: Henry County Safety and Protection night

The fifth annual Henry County Commission Safety and Protection Night was held on Tuesday.

Report: Georgia led states in clean energy jobs during first quarter

Georgia was ranked the No. 1 job creator in the clean energy industry during the first quarter of 2015, thanks in part to the state's strong solar industry.

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Chick-fil-A tops in customer satisfaction

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A has been named the top fast food restaurant in the United States for customer satisfaction, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index Restaurant Report released this week.

Harold Rutherford

Harold Jackson Jack Rutherford, age 85, of McDonough, GA died Sunday, June 28, 2015 at Sacred Journey Hospice.

Ms.. Deborah Susan Veal

Ms. Deborah Susan Veal age 63 of Stockbridge, Georgia passed away June 28, 2015.

Jeffrey Smith

Jeffrey Smith, age 39 of Jackson Ga passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015.