Geranium Festival this Saturday in downtown McDonough

The atmosphere is buzzing once again in Henry County, as thousands of people prepare to make their way to McDonough this weekend for the Geranium Festival. The 41st annual festival, sponsored by ...




Golden Owl Awards honor faculty, staff of area school

Oakland Elementary School bookkeeper Debbie Robinson couldn’t even deny it. When she got a tongue-in-cheek award over the weekend for ...




Henry Police officer fired after Marrow investigation

The investigation into an arrest five months ago has resulted in the firing of a Henry County police officer’ and the dismissal of felony charges against the defendant. The Dec. 2 arrest of ...




Commissioners meeting covers property valuation, tax digest

Henry County residents who attended the Board of Commissioners meeting May 1, or watched it online or on television, got an education on how their homes are valued and ...




Kimora Bailey named Athlete of the Year for Lacrosse

The accolades just keep coming for Kimora Bailey of McDonough. Bailey, 16, plays on the varsity lacrosse team at Union Grove High School. On Monday, ...




Stockbridge residents invited to share input on city’s future

Stockbridge residents are invited to attend an upcoming community open house event and share their aspirations for the city’s future growth on Thursday, May 17 at ...




Local business offering $1,000 scholarship

The Shannon Sells Team of Southside, REALTORS will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving member of the Class of 2018. To nominate a high school senior for ...




Free dental care for veterans June 9

Aspen Dental in McDonough at 1430 Highway 20 West is offering free dental care for local veterans Saturday, June 9, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. as part of its Healthy Mouth Movement ...




Fire Department offering free safety classes this summer

The Henry County Fire Department is offering free safety classes during the summer months. A new program entitled 101 Days of Summer Safety was developed by the ...




Eagles Landing Research Committee hosts luncheon

The Eagles Landing Educational Research Committee (ELERC) hosted a luncheon with local pastors to share ideas about how cities and churches can collaborate to address critical ...




Where In The World Is The Times

The Times traveled recently with AP History students from Strong Rock Christian School on a history-filled mini-mester trip with their teacher, Mr. Nathan Boles, to ...




The past decade in Stockbridge

Before addressing the Eagle’s Landing cityhood quest, let’s take a quick look back at the last nine years in Stockbridge (I was a city resident six of those years) ...




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

I keep a picture of myself when I was 6 years old taped to my computer monitor. I’m not really sure why, but I will look at it occasionally and think about that little boy and ...




Winter puts on its beauty in blossoms

There are so many blooms in the landscapes around the county. Except for those on the Bradford and rogue calleryana pears, the flowers are a ...




Henry County's Cooking with Garden Delights

In the newest episode of Garden Delights Susan Howington, Family and Consumer Science Agent with the Henry County Cooperative Extension, prepares a ...