News HeadlinesHenry County High Mcdonough, GA News

Henry County High School News Submitted by Alumni

Henry County High School News From Around The Web

Henry schools encouraging students to stay active over summer  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Henry County Schools is offering parents and students opportunities to continue their studies this summer.

Henry County Schools graduation calendar announced | News  Henry Herald

In a little over a month, hundreds of Henry County seniors will walk across the stage, collect their diploma and walk off into their futures.

New McDonough schools on schedule for fall opening  Atlanta Journal Constitution

School district officials announced at the March 11 regular meeting of the Henry County Board of Edu...

Henry County STAR student named | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Union Grove High School senior Kyle Carden was named Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Banquet ...

GALLERY: Henry County Schools announces 2019 STAR students and teachers  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County school district has announced the STAR students and teachers for the 2018-19 school year.

Henry County baseball power rankings | Sports  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — As teams and sports continue to get more into rankings and specifically power rankings — the Henry Herald has joined in for the local ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Henry County Lady Warhawks trounce Westover High, advance to Sweet 16  Henry Herald

Henry County entered the night with a goal in mind of reaching the Class AAAA state title game and avenge the loss they suffered last year. The road to that.

Weapons discovered in 2 Henry schools Monday | News  Henry Herald

Two investigations at two schools are underway by local law enforcement after weapons were found on the school campuses.

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.

Henry County High Alumni Hawk Walk | Multimedia  Henry Herald

Henry County High School hosted an Alumni Hawk Walk Friday afternoon. It was one last chance for former students and teachers to walk the halls of the high ...

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  Henry Herald

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

LACROSSE: Henry County picks up early season win over Eagle's Landing  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — It might be early in the season but celebrating a win over Eagle's Landing High seems to have put the Lady Warhawks on the right path early ...

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

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

Basketball player's cause of death pending test results  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Witnesses at the scene of Eagles Landing High School basketball player Zikora Okwuosa's collapse Friday night told paramedics Okwuosa ...

EXCEL Academy locked down due to gun scare  FOX 5 Atlanta

MCDONOUGH, Ga (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A Henry County High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday when the sheriff's office was alerted a student had a gun ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

2018 Henry County High School Softball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

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

Communities in Schools of Henry County earns grant  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Communities in Schools of Henry County Inc. has received a grant for $2,500 from the Central Georgia EMC Foundation to support their ...

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.

Henry County High at Spalding Game Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Henry County will travel to play Spalding in non-region play this week.


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.

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.

BASKETBALL: All Region 4-AAAAA team released | Sports  Henry Herald

The long basketball season has come to an end Friday night with region championship games. Among the season accolades, the All-Region list voted on by ...

Southern Crescent Tech officially opens new building on campus  Henry Herald

The 82500-square-foot facility is home to several training programs like automotive, medical, computer and industrial. Classrooms and hands-on lab spaces will ...

Henry County school officials confirm weapon found at high school  FOX 5 Atlanta

A custodian at a Henry County high school found a firearm on campus early Monday morning before school started, school officials confirmed.

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...

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.

Technical college in McDonough builds and expands

Southern Crescent Technical College in Henry County recently celebrated an expansion with the completion of the second of eight buildings on campus.

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 County Community Calendar | Features  Henry Herald

Jan. 14. Spring Softball. Registration for the 2019 Adult Spring Softball League is Jan. 14-Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Heritage Park, 99 Lake Dow Road in ...

Henry students nominated by Hice to service academies  Henry Herald

Several students from Henry County are among the 30 nominated by U.S. Congressman Jody Hice to a U.S. *Service* Academy on Monday.

Hey Henry  The Henry County Times, Inc.

Hey Henry, I work at a bank and an old lady asked me to check her balance. I pushed her over. Hey Henry, wasn't the beautification committee supposed to ...

STATE WRESTLING: Ola places third to lead Henry County  Henry Herald

This past weekend Ola High School and Locust Grove High each represented Henry County in the annual Georgia High School Association State Duals ...

Ola High named Most Positive School, 11 athletes earn Positive Athlete Awards  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — A total of 11 local student-athletes were honored by Positive Athlete on Wednesday night.

Eagle's Landing's Joel Kellogg chats about the importance of middle school coaching  Henry Herald

Eagle's Landing High School has been a force in volleyball over the past few years and Joel Kellogg has been a main factor in it all. From coaching middle ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Henry to celebrate the life of MLK on Jan. 19  Henry Herald

The youth of Henry County are invited to a celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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.

Stockbridge head coach Kevin Whitley announces he's stepping down from Tigers program  Henry Herald

Stockbridge High head football coach Kevin Whitley has been linked to a move following a 10-year stint with the Tigers program.

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 officials watching Hurricane Florence | News  Henry Herald

Hardin said officials are in contact with local emergency management officials and weather professionals for the latest updates to potential impacts to the school ...

School superintendent signs new 3-year contract | News  Henry Herald

Henry County Schools Superintendent Mary Elizabeth Davis has signed a new 36-month contract.

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 breaks ground on new Fire Station No. 8  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Officials from Henry County and the Henry County Fire Department broke ground for a permanent Fire Station No. 8 on Friday morning.

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 ...

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.

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.

State v. Rose Arraignment | Features  Henry Herald

Pool video of the arraignment hearing for former HCPD officer David Rose. Rose was charged with one count of misdemeanor simple battery stemming from the ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

Student back in class after counterfeit money incident  Henry Herald

According to the Henry County Sheriff's incident report, the 12-year-old student received the money from his father for lunch. A cafeteria employee checked the ...

LEGENDS: Furious Five series at AMS wrapped up with lots of action  Henry Herald

HAMPTON – The final Legends race before the return of Thursday Thunder on Atlanta Motor Speedway's ¼ mile was full of intense racing.

Henry County's Usoria McWhorter commits Nicholls State University  Henry Herald

Last week Henry County High picked up a commitment as Usoreia McWhorter of the Lady Warhawks announced her collegiate intentions.

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.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Henry County relies on press defense in 74-40 victory over Langston Hughes  Henry Herald

The Henry County Lady Warhawks dominated Langston Hughes in a 74-40 blowout game but with the program showing what their head coach has been ...

Henry County high schools name top grads | Education

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

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.

Annual Geranium Festival Saturday in McDonough  The Henry County Times, Inc.

Whether you're into fantastic food, fabulous finds or familiar faces, the McDonough Square just might have what you're looking for this weekend. Approximately ...

2018 Henry County High School Baseball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

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

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.

McDonough couple welcomes first baby of New Year at Piedmont Henry  Henry Herald

McDonough parents Lavera and Maurice Powell welcomed their 13th child in the early morning hours of Jan. 1.

Dirty dancing outside Stockbridge salon ends in melee, arrests  Henry Herald

Police broke up loud display outside hair salon, but not without difficulty.

McDonough school soon to reach construction milestone

One of the two new schools in progress in McDonough for the 2019-20 school year is set to reach a milestone soon.

GBI investigating officer-involved shooting at sports bar in McDonough  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into an officer-involved shooting related to a fight at Tailgaters Sports Bar, 1160 Georgia Hwy.

2018 Hampton Hornets Football Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Hampton won just its second game in school history last season and was competitive in five of 10 games. A move from Class AAAAA to AAAA should only ...

Shooting victim was robbed while waiting to play ball at Stewart Park  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — A gunshot victim who sought help at the Henry County Jail Annex on Wednesday was also a robbery victim, according to Henry County police.

Standout local athletes honored at Henry County Public Schools Athletic Awards  Henry Herald

The 2017-18 Henry County Public Schools Athletic Awards were handed out Monday night during a ceremony at Union Grove High.

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.

UPDATE: Officer wounded, suspect killed by same gunshot  Henry Herald

The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Henry County Thursday morning.

Traxx murder suspect Monte Glover, Jr. busted in Clayton County  Henry Herald

Glover is wanted in Henry County in the Traxx nightclub shooting.

2018 All-Henry County Soccer Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Henry County Soccer Team, as chosen by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

One Traxx suspect surrenders; one at large | Features  Henry Herald

One suspect in the fatal shooting at Traxx nightclub turns himself in.

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 ...

Ferst Readers of Henry County celebrate new name, logo  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Ferst Readers of Henry County, formerly Ferst Foundation, is celebrating its new name with a *fresh* logo and the gift of onesies to newborns ...

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 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.

Vivian Thomas officially joins Henry BOC | News  Henry Herald

Henry County's newest commissioner was sworn in on Tuesday in front of a large crowd of friends, family and wellwishers.

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 ...

Gunshot victim seeks help at jail | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — A man with a gunshot wound sought help at the Henry County Jail Annex Wednesday afternoon, prompting a response from multiple ...

2017 Henry County High School Volleyball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Volleyball in Henry County has grown tremendously over the past few years. With the 2017 season rapidly approaching, several squads have their sights set on ...

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 ...

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Stockbridge High Tigers | Sports  Henry Herald

Stockbridge High has been the class of the southside for the better part of this decade, but the Tigers will need to replace more than 20 seniors who graduated ...

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.

Henry County to hold town hall development in Nidus area, solar transit  Henry Herald

Henry County District 5 Commissioner Bruce Holmes will hold a town hall meeting Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Fairview Recreation Center, located at 35 Austin ...

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

Thomas coached at Monticello High where he led the team to the Final Four in 2015 — the first time since 1988 the program had done so. This past season,

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 ...

STATE BASEBALL: Ola High punches ticket to Elite Eight with sweep of McIntosh  Henry Herald

Ola High punched their ticket to the Elite Eight for the second time in a row but it was a dominating performance over McIntosh that set them on a new.

FAN'S CHOICE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Candidate Profiles  Henry Herald

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.

Stockbridge head coach Rodney Latham joins 100-wins club  Henry Herald

STOCKBRIDGE — Around Henry County, one program has been able to find success as the underdogs this year following a historic Elite Eight run but the ...

Storied Henry County High School Navy JROTC orienteering program marks another winning season  Henry Herald

After eight months of training during the week and on weekends, Henry County High's Navy JROTC Orienteering Team was able to reclaim the top spot among ...

News headlines by Google News for Henry County High School Mcdonough GA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Henry County . This site has been created to offer a place for HCHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Henry County High Mcdonough, GA alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.