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Election officials relocate polling locations  The Henry County Times, Inc.

Election locations are poised to change for many area voters in the coming weeks. The Henry County Board of Elections recently gave notice to voters regarding ...

Henry schools closing early Tuesday | News  Henry Herald

Henry County Schools has announced the school system will dismiss students two hours early today due the the threat of inclement weather.

Teens charged in McDonough pizza delivery robbery | Features  Henry Herald

At least 7 teens and possibly another juvenile face charges in the alleged robbery of a pizza delivery driver in McDonough last Friday during school hours.

Salem at Henry County High Game Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Henry County exits its bye week with a chance to win its first Region 4-AAAA game of the season Friday night against Salem.

Work progressing on McDonough middle, high schools | News  Henry Herald

The $52.3 million project is located at Ga. Highway 155 and Postmaster Drive.

Championship wrestling returns to Henry County High as ROTC fundraiser

The Championship Wrestling series from Georgia returns to Henry County High School in McDonough Friday, Oct. 5 for “The Halloween Brawl,” a fundraiser for ...

McDonough High construction hits halfway mark | News  Henry Herald

The Topping Out Ceremony celebrated how far construction has come along at the new McDonough High and Middle school cluster.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Henry County High Warhawks | Sports  Henry Herald

The Henry County High football program is feeling confident entering the 2018 season following a strong finish last year.

FOOTBALL: Henry County Media Day provides players, coaches speaking platform  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — The 2018 high school football season unofficially kicked off Wednesday afternoon with Media Day for Henry County Public Schools.

2018 Henry County High School Softball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Henry County has become a hotbed for softball talent over the last decade.

FOOTBALL: Henry County Region Standings | Sports  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Henry County football teams are a few games into their region schedules. Below are the current region standings heading into Week 5.

The top stories in Henry County in 2018 | News  Henry Herald

A number of major news items took place in 2018 in Henry County.

Topping Out Ceremony set for McDonough High School  Henry Herald

For nearly a year, construction has been continuous as crews work to build the new McDonough High and Middle schools.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Henry County relying on team chemistry in 2018  Henry Herald

The season is young and the athletes looking to stake their claim on the season are plenty but within the hallowed halls of Henry County High School, the boy's ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: ELCA, Eagle's Landing and Henry County remain undefeated in respective regions  Henry Herald

Girls basketball heated up last week as a number of rivalries highlighted the week but there are just three teams left undefeated in region play in the county.

44 Henry and Clayton athletes named to All-Region 4-AAAA list  Henry Herald

Earlier this week the athletes of Region 4-AAAA were recognized on the All-Region list that was voted on by coaches.

Henry schools to operate on two-hour delay Tuesday  Henry Herald

This mean all regularly scheduled bus routes, drop offs and school start times will be delayed by two hours.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Early weeks of the season set the tone for region slate  Henry Herald

The girl's basketball season is underway and region play is coming up. Let's check how the local programs have been through the opening weeks of the season.

BASKETBALL: Henry County sweeps North Clayton in region games  Henry Herald

There was a lot to be said between region 4-AAAA competitors North Clayton and Henry County but the first meeting of the season between the two programs ...


Each week during the high school football season the Henry Herald will honor a Fans Choice Player of the Week based on fan voting during the week.

Henry County school year starts well, board says

Henry County Schools' 2018-19 school year has kicked off well since its first day July 30, school board members said recently.

Getting to Know…Henry County High head lacrosse coach James Thomas  Henry Herald

James “JT” Thomas went from coaching football to coaching lacrosse at Henry County High this past season.

Henry school district 'monitoring' possible school calendar changes | News  Henry Herald

The Georgia Senate Study Committee, created to evaluate the school year calendar, recently issued its final report.

Summer STEM camp available for Henry students | News  Henry Herald

The camp will be held June 25-29 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Henry County High School. It will include breakfast, lunch and a snack.

2018 All-Henry County Track and Field Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Henry County Track and Field team as selected by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

FOOTBALL: Locust Grove's RJ McDaniel, Strong Rock's Demetrius Knight headline county stats leaderboard  Henry Herald

County leaders in passing, rushing, receiving, tackles, tackles for a loss, sacks and interceptions.

Henry County seniors celebrate the end of high school career, look to the future  Henry Herald

Thousands of Henry County seniors made the symbolic leap into the future Friday evening.

CONTINUING COVERAGE: Henry County officer remembered by hundreds: ‘He saved lives that day.’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

He was the type of husband who put his wife's towels in the dryer to warm them while she showe...

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Christmas tournaments in rear-view entering 2019  Henry Herald

The holiday tournaments are behind us as 2019 opens up but a number of teams are kicking off the year with their own momentum as region slates resume this ...

Union Grove girls, Ola boys show well at Battle of Atlanta cross country meet  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Local programs impressed at the Saucony Battle of Atlanta cross country event held at Nash Farms. Union Grove's girls team placed fourth as ...

Henry seniors graduating May 25 | News  Henry Herald

On May 25, hundreds of Henry County high school seniors will walk across the stage to collect their diplomas.

TRACK: Henry County High boys, girls hitting stride ahead of county championships  Henry Herald

Both Henry County High track and field teams performed well last Friday at the Candace Hill Invitational at Rockdale High School. The boys program came in ...

Henry County Teacher of the Year named | Features  Henry Herald

Amid the laughing, cheering and clapping, Henry County Schools named its 2018 Teacher of the Year Thursday evening during the annual Harvest of Heroes ...

Henry County schools increase graduation rate again

The Henry County Schools district can boast its fourth straight year of increasing its average high school graduation rate and of beating the state average.

Community asked to line streets to honor slain Henry officer  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Crowds are expected to line Henry County streets Thursday to honor an officer killed in the line of duty. The procession route includes McDonough Square and ...

Henry County school district begins $17M performing arts center

Parents and students in the northern part of Henry County will need less time to get to school shows and events once a new $17.1 million performing arts center ...

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Locust Grove, Hampton, Union Grove setting pace for local programs  Henry Herald

The high school softball season is well into region play, and teams like Hampton, Locust Grove, Ola and Union Grove have already proven to be serious ...

Henry school district 'reinvigorating' business of learning, teaching  Henry Herald

Over the summer break, Melissa Morse and her team in the Learning and Performance Division, created the Henry County Schools Teaching and Learning ...

Michael Smith | Obituaries  Henry Herald

Officer Michael Wayne Smith, age 33, of McDonough, died Friday, December 28, 2018. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia to John Wayne and Sherry Denmark ...

Henry County Super Six: Kevon Glenn, linebacker, Dutchtown High  Henry Herald

The college offers have piled up for Kevon Glenn over the past two seasons, a total that exceeds 40 as he enters his senior season at Dutchtown High.

Henry County Super Six: Anthony Britton, defensive end, Eagle's Landing High  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Eagle's Landing High School fielded one of the top defenses in the state last season, holding opponents to 13 points per game en route to a ...

After second officer dies in Henry, widow reaches out: ‘Our community has proven that they can carry you  Atlanta Journal Constitution

They didn't work for the same police agency. But two Henry County heroes killed 10 months apart had met when responding to a call, according to their widows.

Catching Up With…Henry County High grad and University of New Orleans forward Damion Rosser  Henry Herald

After averaging 22 points, seven rebounds and six assists per game during his senior year, Rosser signed with the University of New Orleans where he ...

Henry hosting open house on July 26 | Features  Henry Herald

JD Hardin, district spokesman, said the open houses are a chance for parents and kids to get to know their new teacher, classroom location and daily schedule.

Henry County Super Six: William Anderson, defensive end, Dutchtown High  Henry Herald

HAMPTON — William Anderson burst onto the recruiting scene as a sophomore last year for the Dutchtown Bulldogs, recording one of the top seasons among ...

Henry County high schools name top grads | Education

High schools in the Henry County School System recently released the names of their top graduates.

Henry went blue on Tuesday | News  Henry Herald

The majority of the 98486 voters that cast ballots in Henry County voted for Democratic candidates, who hoped a “blue wave” would come ashore. It appeared to ...

Catching up With…Henry County High grad and George Mason guard Javon Greene  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Former Henry County High basketball star Javon Greene embarked on his next journey with George Mason University this past season.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Ola High Mustangs | Sports  Henry Herald

Ola High said goodbye to an accomplished class this past spring and will integrate several new faces in 2018.

HENRY COUNTY FALL ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Candidate Profiles  Henry Herald

Every week, the Henry Herald will release four candidates for its Fan's Choice Fall Athlete of the Week Poll. Voting ends at noon on Thursday.

Luella High senior Meet Patel named Henry County STAR Student  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH – Luella High School senior Meet Patel was named Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Banquet held at ...

Henry secures LG logistics facility | News  Henry Herald

GFA, a provider of logistics solutions and supply chain analysis, will locate in Henry County to provide a logistics facility for LG Electronics.

2018 Henry County High School Baseball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Team previews for each high school baseball team in Henry County.

ACT scores rise at three Henry County schools

Henry County Schools' composite score on the college admission and placement test ACT dropped from 19.8 in 2017 to 19.4 in 2018, the Georgia Department ...

Region 4-AAAAA volleyball tournament set for later this week at Eagle's Landing  Henry Herald

The Region 4-AAAAA region volleyball tournament is coming up this week as local teams search for state playoff berths. The tournament will take place ...

In Henry County, two schools beat U.S., state SAT scores

The 1555 Henry County high school seniors who took the Scholastic Aptitude Test college entrance exam in 2018 kept the district's score comparable to its 2017 ...

Tornado Watch issued for Henry County | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The National Weather *Service* has issued a Tornado Watch for Henry County effective until 2 a.m. Thursday. A tornado watch is issued by the ...

Henry County district below, individual schools surpass state CCRPI scores

The state has started with a clean slate on its newly released College and Career Ready Performance Index scores.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Dutchtown High Bulldogs | Sports  Henry Herald

A challenging non-region schedule should prepare the Bulldogs for a crucial late-season stretch.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Hampton High Hornets | Sports  Henry Herald

HAMPTON — Slowly but surely, Chad Ashley and the Hampton football program have become a team capable of making a run to the Georgia High School ...

Henry County PD recruiting now | Features  Henry Herald

Henry County PD seeks both rookie, experienced officers.

Groundbreaking for new McDonough schools cluster set for Sept. 6  Henry Herald

The $52.3 million project is part of the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax approved by voters last year.

CROSS COUNTRY: Ola boys, Union Grove girls impress at Into the Trail Invitational  Henry Herald

The Into the Trail Invitational held at Locust Grove High Saturday morning saw numerous programs post positive results early on in the season.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Union Grove High Wolverines | Sports  Henry Herald

Union Grove is preparing to tackle year two under head coach Chad Frazier in 2018.

Henry Police Officer Michael Smith dies of injuries in line-of-duty shooting  Henry Herald

Henry County Police Officer Michael Smith has died.

Henry High student receives 180 Award for Literacy Gains  Henry Herald

The award recognizes 15 students from across the United States who have overcome significant obstacles to become thriving, successful learners.

Henry students named for Governor's Honors Program | News  Henry Herald

Eight students from high schools in the Henry County School System have been selected to participate in the summer enrichment program in Rome, Ga., during ...

Rabies Alert issued in McDonough | Features  Henry Herald

The Henry County Animal Care and Control has issued a 45-day rabies alert for the area of the Williamsburg Plantation subdivision in McDonough.

District approves two new reading programs for students  Henry Herald

The Henry County Board of Education approved the purchase of two new programs to aid students to learn to read during the August BOE meeting. The board ...

New Henry High coach Ethan Moore excited for 2018 softball season  Henry Herald

It's the final year this school will be known as Henry County High and all of its sports programs are going out with a bang.

Man shot dead at Traxx Lounge and Grill  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH— A family birthday celebration turned to grief after a man was shot dead at Traxx Lounge and Grill early Sunday morning. According to the Henry ...

Henry County Super Six: Demetrius Knight, quarterback, Strong Rock Christian  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — Strong Rock Christian School made history last season with its first-ever trip to the Georgia High School Association's state playoffs.

Henry County high school evacuated after threatening note found

Ola High School in McDonough, Ga. was evacuated after a threatening note was found on Monday, school officials said.

Buses at the ready for first day of school  Henry Herald

Henry County Schools will kick off the 2018-19 school year on July 30, but before teachers can teach and students can learn, the children have to get to school ...

Several speed limits lowered in Henry | News  Henry Herald

The Henry County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved changes to a list of roadways that radar can be run on, and speed limits are being reduced ...

2017 All-Henry County Football Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The top football players from Henry County programs, as selected by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

Henry sheriff's office offers Gang awareness tips for parents  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — As parents prepare their children for a new school year, the Henry County Sheriff's Office Gang Suppression Unit is offering some advice about ...

TRACK: Camryn Mathis happily leading Henry County Lady Warhawks  Henry Herald

Henry County High's Camryn Mathis is among the top track and field athletes in the county.

Henry Defensive Player of the Week: Jay High, Henry County High  Henry Herald

High led the Warhawks with 10 tackles and also intercepted two passes in last week's win over North Clayton.

Henry poised to keep same millage rate | News  Henry Herald

The Henry County Board of Commissioners will hold three public meetings this month to discuss the county's millage rate.

Hampton zoning approval angers residents | News  Henry Herald

The Hampton City Council passed an ordinance pertaining to the city's zoning map, and the inclusion of mixed-use developments and apartment complexes ...

Henry County Super Six: Justin Menard, wide receiver, ELCA  Henry Herald

The gifted playmaker showcased his blazing speed regularly for ELCA, scoring 10 touchdowns and totaling nearly 1000 yards as a junior last season.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Locust Grove High Wildcats | Sports  Henry Herald

On the heels of two straight disappointing seasons, expectations are high for a talented Locust Grove squad entering the 2018 season.

Future school calendars out for review | News  Henry Herald

Future Henry County school year calendars were presented to the community and Board of Education Monday during the board's study session Monday.

5 Henry employees recognized for heroism | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Board of Commissioners recognized five employees who saved three lives in recent weeks — and three of the employees ...

TENNIS: Woodland's Jasmine Butler, Union Grove's Cayman Harris headline All-Region 4-AAAAA team  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Region 4-AAAAA tennis team, as voted on by the head coaches of each team in the region, was announced Thursday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Henry County completes perfect region run with championship win over Luella  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — The Region 4-AAAA championship game featured a battle between two accomplished, well-coached girls squads who competed at the ...

Henry County Schools budget inches up to $384M

The Henry County Schools fiscal 2019 budget, effective July 1, varies in several ways from its predecessor.

Henry students selected for summer UGA program | Features  Henry Herald

YSP is a six-week paid summer internship organized by the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences which hopes to broaden students interests ...

Teen driver charged in Senior Skip Day crash that killed Stockbridge student  Henry Herald

A teenage driver will face a charge of vehicular homicide in the March Interstate 75 crash that killed her friend outside Southlake Mall.

Henry County High taps B.J. Thomas as new boys basketball coach  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Henry County High has hired B.J. Thomas as its next boys head basketball coach. Thomas will replace longtime head coach Vincent Rosser, ...

Pope beats McBride in BOE runoff | News  Henry Herald

Sophe Pope appears to have taken incumbent Donna McBride's seat on the Henry County Board of Education after Tuesday's runoff.

Two domestic disputes turn deadly in Henry | Features  Henry Herald

Henry County Police say domestic disputes left two people dead and a third wounded in Henry County.

Local attorney Vinny Lotti qualifies for judge of Henry County State Court  Henry Herald

Lifelong resident and local private practice attorney, Vinny Lotti, qualified for Judge of Henry County State Court.

Fire Station 16 opens in McDonough | Features  Henry Herald

The station will increase *service* levels and cut fire and EMS response times in Kelleytown Road and North and East Henry County. Also, homeowners within ...

Pollo Tropical pulls out of Georgia, McDonough location closes  Henry Herald

With little to no warning, Pollo Tropical is out of the Atlanta area.

Henry County to celebrate 4th of July with several events  Henry Herald

Henry County will feature a variety of events on July 4 for residents to celebrate the American Independence.

Henry Board of Elections names new chair, vice-chair  Henry Herald

Mildred Schmelz, a Democrat, was named the chairperson of the Henry County Board of Elections, while Dan Richardson, a Republican, was named the group's ...

Henry County guard Janaya Wadsworth commits to Augusta University  Henry Herald

Henry County High guard Janaya Wadsworth announced her commitment to play basketball at Augusta University Thursday.

Some winners named in Tuesday's election | News  Henry Herald

Voters in Henry County went to the polls Tuesday to determine the fate of a variety of seats, but some remain up for grabs.

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