Locust Grove resident celebrates 100th birthday

Ethleen Cowan Tingle of Locust Grove always seems to have something to say. But, when asked how it feels to be 100 years old, she leaned over and, ...




Due to son’s condition local family enjoy unusual pets

Ten-year-old Ethan Stacey of McDonough loves animals. Whereas most kids his age might be content with a cat or a dog – or maybe even a ...




Schools to hold Open House this Thursday

School is right around the corner, and with that in mind students and their parents have the opportunity to meet with teachers and staff next week while gathering ...




Food service to undergo renovation at Henry County Jail

One of Henry County’s busiest food service operations — perhaps the busiest — will soon undergo an extensive renovation. It’s the county jail, which serves about 2,400 meals per ...




School supplies needed for local teachers

Schools will be back in session within coming weeks and Connecting Henry is looking for assistance acquiring school supply donations for the Adopt-A-Teacher campaign ...




BOC approve Special Tax District program for dam maintenance

The Henry County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution allowing for the creation of a Special Tax District Program (STDP) for the rehabilitation of ...




Georgia Tech student enters new territory in racing series

Walking into the garage at Atlanta Motor Speedway sporting denim shorts and flip-flops, 21-year-old Georgia Tech student Amber Fleeman isn’t your typical racecar driver in ...




Submissions needed for Hampton art contest

Mainstreet Hampton is seeking artist submissions for their 2017 Porchfest Poster Contest. Artists should design an original poster and bring it into the Train Depot in ...




Bon Voyage to Summer

Main Street Locust Grove invites you to “Say ... Bon Voyage to Summer” on Thursday, August 17 from 6-8 p.m. This event will celebrate sending the kids back to school with ...




Tomato tasting results announced

The Henry County Farmers Market held the 2017 tomato-tasting event July 20. Visitors tasted a plethora of tomato varieties, searching for the best one provided ...




Tomato Garden Maintenance

“I’m only going to plant a few tomatoes this year. Last year I planted about 20 and they got ahead of me. I did not get many tomatoes, but I worked so hard ...




Where In The World Is The Times

The Times took a recent trip to Rabaul, Papua New Guinea with Si and Kim Elliott of ...




Henry County's Pet Of The Week

Our Pet of the Week is Bandit, a boxer who belongs to Angie Laslay of Locust Grove. Bandit loves getting in the pool and loved having all of his human visitors over on ...




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 ...




An afternoon with Miss Frances

There was a time in McDonough when you could go visit someone and walk right up on their porch, knock on their wooden screen door and holler, ...




Still a Beaver Cleaver world

I grew up in the Beaver Cleaver generation. I lived in a Beaver Cleaver home with Beaver Cleaver parents in a Beaver Cleaver neighborhood with ...