Henry County breaks ground on Panola Mountain greenway trail

Elected officials and community members celebrate the groundbreaking for the new trail. (Henry County photo) Henry County leaders and community members gathered in January at Panola Mountain State Park to break ground on the county's new greenway trail. Once complete in two phases, the trail will connect the state park with Fairview Public Library. The... Continue Reading →

State Route 155 approved for resurfacing

Georgia DOT has awarded a contract for milling and resurfacing along state route 155. The project extends between John Frank Ward Blvd in McDonough and the Henry / DeKalb County line at Panola Road in Fairview. The maintenance work was awarded to E R Snell Contractor, Inc. for $5,084,073.84. The project completion date is November... Continue Reading →

E-SPLOST projects update October 2018

A number of construction projects are making progress within Henry County Schools. Here's a summary of the most recent update by school board staff. McDonough High School and Middle School are on pace to complete construction in May. The new schools are looking great with athletic facilities taking shape and building segments in various stages... Continue Reading →

Transit X could be coming to Henry County

March 2019 update: the Atlanta Journal Constitution has reported that Transit X and Henry County will not be moving forward together. Transit X is using technology to transform mass transit and the company is looking to use Henry County for its first major pilot site. The company is considering a route that starts in downtown... Continue Reading →

SPLOST V Meetings for September

The SPLOST V committee has established dates and locations for their upcoming meetings. Meetings in September will discuss commission districts 3 and 4, while meetings in October will cover district 5 before transitioning to the respective cities within the county. The next three meeting locations for the SPLOST V Committee are as follows: Thursday, September... Continue Reading →

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