Two former members elected to Hampton city council

An effort that some supporters phrased as “putting the band back together” paid off this week as Hampton voters elected two former council members back on the city council. Over 1,200 Hampton residents cast their ballots in the election. Hampton, like most cities in Henry County, utilizes an at-large format where all council members represent... Continue Reading →

No change in McDonough council

McDonough voters decided this week that they appear satisfied with their current council members. The three incumbents held their seats in this year’s city council election. McDonough is unique as the only city in Henry County that utilizes council districts. All city residents were eligible to participate in the at-large election, but parts of the... Continue Reading →

Three-thousand voters cast their ballots during first two weeks of voting

Early voting for the November 2019 election is in its third and final week. Ballot questions include the SPLOST V referendum and city council elections. Below are voter tallies following the first two weeks of early voting. Thank you to the Henry County elections office for providing these totals. ElectionAdvance Voting In PersonAbsentee BallotsTotalHenry County2.8051342,939Hampton30069369Locust... Continue Reading →

Early voting enters third and final week

Early voting for the November 2019 election is in its third and final week. Polls are open 7 am to 7 pm this week, October 28 through November 1, at five (5) locations throughout the county: Henry County Elections office, McDonoughMunicipal Court building, StockbridgeFairview Recreation CenterFortson Library, HamptonLocust Grove Library Voters may visit any of... Continue Reading →

Five candidates qualify for Locust Grove city council

Qualifying for the upcoming city council elections saw five candidates submit their names for consideration in Locust Grove. City residents will select three individuals in November to serve on the city council starting in January. Qualified candidates include the following: Michael Brackett JrRudy BreedloveCarlos Greer (I)Otis Hammock (I)Rod Shearouse Sitting council member Vernon Ashe was... Continue Reading →

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