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Henry County Fair wrapping up this weekend

Time is running out for area residents to get their thrills in McDonough, carnival-style. This Saturday is the final day for the Henry County Fair, at Windy Hill Park, in McDonough. Admission is $5 for adults, and $4 for students. Children age 5 and under will be admitted at no charge.

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Henry County Fair wrapping up this weekend

Time is running out for area residents to get their thrills in McDonough, carnival-style. This Saturday is the final day for the Henry County Fair, at Windy Hill Park, in McDonough. Admission is $5 for adults, and $4 for students. Children age 5 and under will be admitted at no charge.

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Cemetery tour to highlight Henry County's history

Henry County history will come alive in the coming weeks, in of all places, a cemetery. However, time is running out for those who want to be a part of it.

Cemetery tour to highlight Henry County's history

Henry County history will come alive in the coming weeks, in of all places, a cemetery. However, time is running out for those who want to be a part of it.

Monarch Village hosting Stockbridge City Council forum

Residents in a Stockbridge neighborhood will be able to hear from 10 candidates vying to lead their city's government. A town hall forum is scheduled for Thursday, from 7 p.m., to 9 p.m., in the clubhouse of the Monarch Village subdivision.

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Government and education leaders in Stockbridge are joining forces to promote the importance of good health while showcasing a new recreation venue.

Registration ongoing for cancer-screening program

Henry Medical Center is in the midst of an endeavor to educate the public about colorectal cancer.

Operation Christmas Child launches in Southern Crescent

Efforts are underway to collect gifts for children, in anticipation of the holiday season.

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County hosts Special Olympics softball tournament

A group of local athletes gathered in McDonough for an event designed to showcase Henry County's Special Olympics program.

Commissioners approve Tara Field contract with GDOT

Local leaders are moving forward in an effort to solidify Tara Field's status as Henry County's newest airport. The Henry County Board of Commissioners, on Monday, approved a contract with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), regarding the acquisition of the airport.

Transportation public meeting scheduled

The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) will host a public meeting, Sept. 13, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the Henry County Administration Building, 140 Henry Parkway, in McDonough to to update residents on the progress of the Transportation Investment Act of 2010.

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Stockbridge teen to compete in skateboard contest

A Henry County teenager is preparing for his moment in the spotlight with his trusty skateboard in hand. Chris Coffman, of Stockbridge, will participate in the Gatorade Free Flow Tour Skate Finals, in Salt Lake City, Utah, Sept. 8, through Sept.11.

McDonough church holds camp meeting

Music and ministry will combine at a McDonough church for an old-time camp meeting this week. The 2011 camp meeting began Sunday, at Way of the Cross Baptist Church, 1640 Mount Carmel Road, and will continue through Sept. 2.

McDonough church holds camp meeting

Music and ministry will combine at a McDonough church for an old-time camp meeting this week. The 2011 camp meeting began Sunday, at Way of the Cross Baptist Church, 1640 Mount Carmel Road, and will continue through Sept. 2.

Pacemaker 5000 race Saturday in HamptonAnnual fund-raiser benefits Henry Medical Center

A growing tradition in Henry County is set to continue this weekend, in an effort to raise money for Henry Medical Center.