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McDonough resident uncovers a United Kingdom connection

Pat Davis opened up her mail in her McDonough home a little over a month ago and got a huge surprise. In a letter from his home in the ...




Pretty in Pink to honor breast cancer survivors

For Rhonda Williams, life took a dramatic turn seven years ago when she was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. Beating the disease, she said, is one ...




Music festival fundraiser Saturday in Hampton

The push to bring an aquatic center to Henry County will get a musical boost this weekend. The Kensley Grace Fall Music Festival is coming to Hampton Saturday ...




Henry Senior Services honor McGarity’s memory with tree planting

Henry County Senior Services officials recently hosted a special event to honor the late Janie McGarity, who before her passing less than a year ...




Hampton City Council votes on ordinances for city manager

Three ordinances related to the city manager position were considered at the October 9 regular meeting of the Hampton City Council, along with an amendment to the city’s code of ...




Henry’s Night Out October 25

The Henry County Police Department, along with the Henry County Sheriff’s, Henry County Fire, and Henry County E-911 Departments are hosting the ...




Updates from Stockbridge City Council

The Stockbridge City Council denied a rezoning request for 7.35 acres off Spivey Road and Hwy. 138 for the purpose of a public self-storage facility. The vote came at its ...




County honors local civil rights leader

The Henry County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution for the installation of a marker on a portion of Peeksville Road between the area beginning at ...




Local church selling pumpkins to support Backpack Buddies Ministry

The Pumpkin Patch at Stockbridge First United Methodist Church (SFUMC) is selling pumpkins to support the church’s Backpack Buddies Ministry. The Patch is open ...




County to hold SPLOST V Committee meetings

Henry County District V SPLOST Committee will hold the following meetings: All meetings are held on Thursday’s at 6:30 p.m. District 1 ...




Where In The World Is The Times

The Times traveled recently with Tony and Gloria Barrett of Locust Grove on an 8 day Viking River Cruise, on the Rhone River in France to celebrate ...




Smokey and the Bandit and Billy Ray Bell

With the loss of movie star Burt Reynolds recently, I could not help but think of a few days in August of 1976 in McDonough. We received word that the ...




Henry County As It Was

In an effort to preserve some of the history of our community, The Times is displaying photos of Henry County from the past. If you can ...




Me and my baggage

My friends hate to travel with me. Whether it is vacation, a weekend camping trip, an overnight hike or a musical tour, they hate to see my car pull into ...




Hydrangeas - To prune or not to prune, and when

I have been getting questions about pruning Hydrangeas. It is a little tricky so I guess that is why I hardly ever prune mine. The different kinds of ...