The Henry County EMA has received a $50,000 grant to strengthen the county’s emergency plans.

McDONOUGH — An infusion of grant money is coming to Henry County’s Emergency Management Agency to help beef up the county’s emergency plans.

The $50,000 grant is coming from the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency. It’s to be used to enhance local agencies’ comprehensive programs when responding and recovering from disasters or emergencies. This includes administration, preparedness activities, exercise and training.

Recommended for you

Teachers make a big impact on people's lives, including the lives of beloved TV characters. Ahead of World Teachers' Day on Oct. 5, Stacker surveyed TV history and chose 25 memorable teachers from TV shows. Click for more.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.