Never before had Woodland entered the final game of the regular season under such circumstances: With a playoff spot already secure, the Wolfpack could ensure that their first game would be at home.
With a few minutes remaining in Friday night's Riverdale and Creekside football game at Southern Crescent Stadium, the Riverdale Marching Band played Steam's "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Em Goodbye."
The formula for a Dutchtown victory Friday night against state-tournament-bound North Clayton keyed on trying to contain super running back Clarence Jackson and hope the Eagles might be guilty of looking ahead to the 2009 Class AAAA playoffs.
The Henry County Warhawks are headed to the first-round of the Class AA playoffs on the heels of a 35-21 victory over Monticello Friday night in the regular-season finale.
Fort Gillem is counting down its last birthdays.
Some 4,200 Georgia taxpayers are still due refund checks collectively worth more than $5 million, according to officials with the Internal Revenue Service.
In August of last year, the Jonesboro City Council voted 5-1 to allow citizens to drive golf carts within certain areas of the city. A little more than a year after the ordinance's approval, the city is considering banning the carts from city streets.
Henry County has a new concert venue.
Area high schoolers, Jerrel Baker and Helena Joseph, have been named to Georgia Schools Superintendent Kathy Cox's 2009-10 Student Advisory Council.
Clayton and Henry counties will be receiving a combined total of more than $820,000 from the Local Assistance Road Program (LARP), to assist in resurfacing and maintaining roadways within their jurisdictions, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT).
One could take offense to being called a sinner, for it is to some, a very stinging accusation. This would be in the case where it is true, for sometimes, the truth hurts. But we should not be hurt or surprised by this, because man is sinful.
The first Henry County Republican Party Family Freedom Fest will be held next weekend at the Jason T. Harper Event Center at Heritage Park in McDonough, organizers said.
A certification of the votes from Tuesday's municipal election in Riverdale has revealed 60 votes that were missing from the original tally. According to city officials, the new vote totals do not change the outcome of the election.