Georgia Power shutters local offices

A locked door and an “Office Permanently Closed” sign was not a possibility that DeJarnette Simmons had even considered ...




Fire Station 8 closed due to disrepair

Plans have been made in recent years for several new fire stations in Henry County which are now in development ...




Board of Commissioners updates

The Henry County Board of Commissioners voted Oct. 18 to award a $1,194,211.50 bid for milling and resurfacing of five roads, all in District 4 ...




BOC grants easement for Southern Crescent Technical College

Henry County now has an official stake in the Southern Crescent Technical College campus. The Board of Commissioners voted at it October 18 regular meeting to accept conveyance of an easement from the state for the McDonough property where the ...




Reeves honored in Washington, D.C.

Doc Reeves was one of 46 veterans who spent Saturday, Oct 22, in Washington, DC as a guest of Honor Flight Central Florida. Mr. Reeves, who lived in Henry County ...




County to hold Veterans Day Celebration

In honor of all who have served, Henry County Parks and Recreation is holding a Veterans Day Celebration at the Veterans Wall of Honor at Heritage Park in McDonough on Friday ...




A Rough end to the season for some turfgrasses

The lack of rainfall in the second half of the growing season has hindered the production and storage of energy that normally takes place in warm-season ...