Siblings from Locust Grove wage fight against blood cancer

Finding out he had cancer last year wasn’t easy for 12-year-old Travis Turner of Locust Grove. Still, the seventh-grader said it was even harder to find out the disease hit his ...




West retires after 43 years with McDonough Library

Anyone under the age of 30, who doesn’t remember life without the Internet, might have a hard time imagining what a library was like in 1974. There were no ...




20 acre park slated for Jonesboro Road

A few weeks after the Henry County Board of Commissioners made its approval official, the McDonough City Council voted last week to approve an intergovernmental agreement for a ...




Wrestling event to be held at Henry County High School

Pro wrestling returns to McDonough next week with a full slate of matches set for Saturday, September 30, in the gymnasium at Henry County High School ...




2017 Georgia Gourd Society ‘Gourdfest’ this weekend

The Georgia Gourd Society is sponsoring the 15th annual Gourd Art and Craft Show September 23 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on September 24 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Griffin has become the home ...




Local family celebrates five living generations

The local family of Mary Gibbons celebrates five generations ...




Hispanifest to feature quesadilla eating contest

The City of Stockbridge will hold their annual Bridgefest/Hispanifest on Saturday, September 30 from 2-9 p.m. This year, Stockbridge city hall will be showcasing the largest ...




Activities/events upcoming at Hood Street Art Center

The Hood Street Art Center in McDonough has a number of offerings for the community on the horizon. The center will host “The Sisterhood” Book Club with ...




Egg candling and backyard poultry class

The University of Georgia Extension Office, at 97 Lake Dow Road in McDonough, will host an Egg Candling & Backyard Poultry Class October 10 from 8:30 a.m., to 2 p.m., in ...




Locust Grove Fall Yard Sale

Main Street Locust Grove will host a Fall Yard Sale on Saturday, October 14 at 7 a.m. It will be held at Claude Gray Park, 99 Frances Ward Drive in Locust Grove. Spaces will be ...




Where In The World Is The Times

The Times took a recent trip to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona with ...




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 ...




Rogers Price and my dad’s first car

My dad was like most young veterans who served in World War II. When he came home he went to college on the GI Bill. This bill helped hundreds of thousands of ...




I spy something dark

Like most of Henry County (and surrounding states), our home was without power for a couple days as Hurricane /Tropical Storm Irma came sweeping through town ...




Henry County's Cooking with Garden Delights

Corn is plentiful in Georgia right not and who better than Susan Howington, Family and Consumer Science Agent with the Henry County ...




Late summer in the garden

Gardeners are never happy; not for long anyway. The weather is too hot or it’s too cold. It is too frequently rainy or there is a drought. The humidity is ...