Local artists turning heads with their work

Kay Ridge has “always” been an artist. Having lived previously in Michigan, Indiana and Illinois, she has maintained her lifelong ...




Firefighters earn Pediatric Award of Excellence

On Tuesday, February 13 The Georgia Association of Emergency Medical Services (GAEMS) recognized the 2017 EMS Award recipients during a reception following ...




McDonough honors fallen officer during funeral procession

Officers with the Georgia State Patrol Motorcycle Unit showed support by participating in the funeral procession for Locust Grove Police Officer ...




City of Eagles Landing proposal moves forward

Parties on both sides of the Eagles Landing cityhood issue are continuing to get their message out as the Georgia General Assembly moves forward with action on ...




Flippen Elementary students collect supplies for Puerto Rico

Students in Henry County public schools are using the district’s project-based learning initiative to find solutions to real-world problems ...




Commissioners approve Anvil Block Road improvements

The Henry County Board of Commissioners approved an intergovernmental agreement with Clayton County regarding the ongoing improvements on Anvil Block Road. The unanimous ...




Women’s Self Defense class to be held

The Henry County Police Department will offer a Women’s Self Defense class on March 22-24. This class is a 3-day session, meeting Thursday and Friday from ...




Henry libraries transitioning to new e-book/e-audio service

Recently Henry County libraries and many other public library systems throughout the state switched from OverDrive to RB Digital. Henry County Library System is a member of ...




Ribbon cutting at renovated Community Development Center

The Housing Authority of the City of McDonough (MHA) in conjunction with the Henry County Community Development Department will hold a ribbon cutting ...




Henry Police to offer Citizens Police Academy

The Henry County Police Dept. will be offering a Citizens Police Academy class March 20 through May 29. This 11-week class meets every Tuesday night ...




Where In The World Is The Times

Diva Doris English (left) took the Times with her to visit her best friend JoAnn Morris in Arizona. While there the two decided to visit the Grand Canyon. “We took the ...




A small deviation from gardening

I apologize for my lack of gardening news today - not much going on under the temperature but my next column will be all about gardening. As most of you know, I also am ...




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 ...




Promises, promises

What is it about promises that people don’t understand? Having raised this issue with several family members, the responses seem to be: what’s the big deal? Please note that ...




Back in the woods again

Well, two weekends ago I was in the surf on Tybee and this past weekend, I found myself on my annual retreat with friends in the North Georgia mountains. The usual cast ...




Henry County's Cooking with Garden Delights

The December edition of “Garden Delights” features a visit to the Community Gardens at Heritage Park where Frank Hancock, Agriculture and Natural Resource Agent with ...