UPDATE: Henry County teen shot, killed in Locust Grove; teen shooter released
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paying tribute: Henry County moms share fond memories
Sunday is Mother’s Day and in celebration of local moms, the Neighbor caught up with three Henry County mothers and asked each to share a special memory and what the holiday means to them. Debbie C...
May 06, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County’s first swimming pool gets splashy support
Henry County will be moving forward with plans to build a world-class, competitive aquatic center facility. The idea for the facility, which is expected to feature a 50-meter pool for competitive s...
May 06, 2015 02:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County Manager resigns
Henry County Manager Jim Walker announced his resignation Wednesday, effective May 10. After about a year working with the county, he has expressed his desire to pursue other opportunities. In his ...
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Henry County students shine on campus and at jobs
Henry County high schools’ Work-Based Learning initiative is dedicated to providing high school students with valuable work experience and career guidance. Henry County Schools has a program in eac...
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Henry County commission, quality growth council tussle over fees
Henry County Commissioner Blake Prince said the Henry Council for Quality Growth has “burned a bridge” over a resolution that can potentially raise permit fees for new business owners and building ...
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UPDATE: Henry County teen shot, killed in Locust Grove; teen shooter released
Lt. Joey Smith of the Henry County Police Department issued this statement last night: On May 5, around noon, first responders were dispatched to a person shot call on Wyckliffe Drive in Locust Gro...
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Henry County utility celebrates National Drinking Water Week
Fresh after bringing home some of the top industry awards from the spring conference of the Georgia Association of Water Professionals, the Henry County Water Authority is celebrating National Drin...
May 05, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Stockbridge Mayor Rudy Kelley dies at 80
Former Stockbridge Mayor Rudy G. Kelley died Monday. “Mr. Kelley’s unexpected death occurred as he was recovering from a recent heart procedure,” city spokeswoman Diane Ide said in a statement. He ...
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Henry County PD scores drug bust in McDonough
Lt. Joey Smith of the Henry County Police Department said in a statement that in the early morning hours of May 1, members of the Flint Circuit Drug Task Force conducted a narcotics search warrant ...
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BOLO: Henry County Police seek armed robber
BOLO from the Henry County Police Department:: Case # 15-007815 & 15-007857; Armed Robbery & Theft by Shoplifting A black male with a tattoo or scar on his left cheek and a Jamaican accent robbed a...
May 01, 2015 04:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County school system starts open house-style meetings today
Henry County Schools will conduct bimonthly Leadership Listens tours from 6 to 8 p.m. in District 5 at Stockbridge High School today, in District 4 at Eagle’s Landing High on July 28, in District 3...
April 30, 2015 04:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hampton hosts art event this weekend
Henry County residents can be art patrons Saturday during a unique day of fundraising and fun. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Henry Arts Alliance and Main Street Hampton invite residents of a...
April 30, 2015 10:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • CAUGHT: Henry County taxi carjacker
    by Neighbor Staff
    04.15.15 - 05:13 pm
  • Henry County library advocates back in action
    A group of volunteers who promote the value of the Henry County Library System has recently started back up again after taking a break. They are looking for other members to join them in support of...
    April 30, 2015 10:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Atlanta Motor Speedway hosts drag racing, car show, Motorama
    High-octane drag racing returned to the pit lane drag strip at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton April 24 as the ninth season of O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags got under way. Micah Patrick ...
    April 29, 2015 04:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Gov. Deal signs autism insurance bill for kids
    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed into law a House-Senate bill that includes an insurance coverage requirement for autism known as Ava's Law in honor of Ava Bullard of Lyons, a 10-year-old with the disor...
    April 29, 2015 01:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Early morning fire blazes in Stockbridge
    Henry County Fire Department spokesman Capt. Michael Black issued the following statement today: Early Tuesday morning, on April 28, in Stockbridge, the Henry County Fire Department responded to a ...
    April 28, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry County gearing up for summer with camps, programs
    Summer is quickly approaching and once Henry County schools go on break May 29, children can still keep active through many summer camp options throughout the county. Henry County Sheriff Keith McB...
    April 27, 2015 03:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Locust Grove to hold special election June 16
    Locust Grove City Clerk Tracey Sullivan issued this notice April 20: Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with O.C.G.A. #21-2-540, a special election shall be held in the city of Locust Grove...
    April 23, 2015 05:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Stockbridge to annexation, litigation critics: join committees
    Stockbridge stakeholders will have to do more heavy lifting at the committee level if they want to help the city help them, whether it is with economic development or attaching their residential pr...
    April 23, 2015 03:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry County schools stop sale, dispose of Blue Bell ice cream
    Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries this week issued a voluntary recall for all of its ice cream and other frozen products on the market after some samples tested positive for listeria, a potentially ...
    April 22, 2015 04:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry County teacher of the year is state finalist
    Luella High School art teacher John Wood was named a finalist for teacher of the year April 13 by Georgia Superintendent Richard Woods and the Georgia Department of Education. The 13-year teacher i...
    April 22, 2015 03:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Stockbridge celebrates Georgia Cities Week
    Since receiving its official Main Street designation from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs on Jan. 26, the Stockbridge Main Street program and its advisory board have been working dilige...
    April 21, 2015 03:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Eagle Scout surprises Stockbridge mayor pro tem
    Alphonso Thomas, city of Stockbridge mayor pro tem, recently attended an Eagle Scout Badge of Honor program recognizing Hasan Qadri of Troop 65 for attaining his Eagle Scout badge – and was pleasan...
    April 20, 2015 03:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Henry County launches online building plan submittal, review
    The Henry County Building and Plan Review Department is using new software to allow the electronic uploading of building plans. “This new software is expected to ease the process for submitting pla...
    April 17, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • BOLO: Henry County armed robbers
    by Neighbor Staff
    04.08.15 - 03:38 pm