Project in Blacksville to be built in phases, offers park, more minority senior housing

The members of the predominately black community of Blacksville in McDonough, less than two miles south of the Square, have successfully ...




Brown, 86, completes Peachtree Road Race

For Joyce Brown, staying active now helps to ensure that she’ll be around to do so for years to come ...




Stockbridge council discusses expanding library hours

The Stockbridge City Council heard a lengthy discussion of the county’s library situation at its July 11 regular meeting, including pleas for the city to help expand the Cochran ...




Piedmont Henry to recognize students in volunteer program

Eighteen-year-old Lauren Priester said a recent volunteer opportunity at Piedmont Henry Hospital gave her the chance to pursue her dream of working in the healthcare field ...




Bud Kelley Park opening soon in McDonough

Residents in Kelleytown will soon have a new recreation venue, built to honor a man who was proud to call the area home all his life ...




Special election for Stockbridge mayor to be held in November

Five candidates will vie for the chance to fill the mayor’s seat in Stockbridge for about 14 months ...




Local student graduates from Georgia Trout Camp

Camp director Rodney Tumlin congratulates Ryan Sowell of McDonough on his graduation from Georgia Trout Camp, sponsored by the Georgia Council of Trout Unlimited. Twenty-four boys and ...




Town hall meetings on school discipline

Sen. Emanuel Jones (D - Decatur) will host town hall meetings on Monday, July 25 from 6-8 p.m. at Eagle’s Landing Middle School and Wednesday, July 27 from 6-8 p.m. at ...



Where In The World Is The Times

For Spring break, Sherry Coffman and Yanis Berger, an exchange student from Hilterfingen, Switzerland who is hosted by Sherry, took a trip starting in ...




Henry County's Pet Of The Week

Our pet of the week is Burkley, a Boston Terrier who belongs to Brooke Taylor. Burkley is shown ...




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 ...




Exciting news

At least it is for me. I’m still so excited, I don’t really know what to say, or write, or whatever it is that I’m supposed to be doing right now! Part of that I know is due to ...




Off The Shelf @ Your Library - Gardening Books 2016

All of my friends know not to give me houseplants for any occasion. It’s the kiss of death for the poor plants. There are a few indoor plants at my house in the wintertime, but you can ...




Henry County's Cooking with Vidalia Onions

Vidalia onion are delicious baked, roasted or grilled. Either cut a large onion in half, foil each piece, or core the onion and score about 1/3 way down the ...




What is happening in my garden

Because of infrequent rain showers in my garden, I am having to water the plants that were planted within the last year. They need supplemental water until their ...




Sticking together in tough times

My Mother and I often sit on the deck and she tells me stories of her childhood and growing up during the Depression years and World War II. She has recounted the story several times ...