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Henry County Schools graduation calendar announced | News  Henry Herald

In a little over a month, hundreds of Henry County seniors will walk across the stage, collect their diploma and walk off into their futures.

Local athlete loses house in Christmas Day fire  Henry Herald

A local high school basketball player and her family are wondering what can be done going forward after their house burned down Christmas day.

School comes together to help student after house fire  FOX 5 Atlanta

A Henry County family is getting a big helping hand after a Christmas Day fire destroyed their home. Much of that help is coming from Luella High School where ...

STATE BASKETBALL: Luella High's historic run to Final Four  Henry Herald

Historic. The one word that would even come close to encapsulating the run that Luella has been on since the start of the state playoffs. It all comes down to.

Luella NJROTC rifle team earns 4th place in Area-12 Competition  Henry Herald

On Jan. 12, the Luella High Rifle Team competed against eight precision teams and 16 sporter teams, winning 4th place overall.

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Luella High School was named in three of the six 2019 AP Honor Schools categories by the Georgia Department of Education this week.

Henry County STAR student named | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Union Grove High School senior Kyle Carden was named Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Banquet ...

Luella High's Trevor Radford announces verbal commitment to Lawrence Tech University  Henry Herald

Football commitments pick back up this year with Luella High School finding a student announcing a surprise commitment to Lawrence Tech University.

GIRLS SOCCER: Luella High propelled to victory behind six-goal performance  Henry Herald

Luella High faced Hampton in a tough rivalry match but when it came down to it, one athlete took it upon herself to score six of the teams' seven goals.

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Luella High Lions | Sports  Henry Herald

Luella went 1-9 last year under first-year head coach Jason Jackson, and will look to improve entering year two in 2018.

Several teacher, support staff job fairs scheduled | Features  Henry Herald

Henry County Schools is looking for teachers and support to join the district for the 2019-2020 school year.

Teens charged in McDonough pizza delivery robbery | Features  Henry Herald

At least 7 teens and possibly another juvenile face charges in the alleged robbery of a pizza delivery driver in McDonough last Friday during school hours.

Luella High tabs Ashley Sims as next head baseball coach  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — The Luella Lions formally announced Wednesday morning the selection of Ashley Sims as new head baseball coach. Sims was promoted ...

Luella Lady Lions new-look program has high expectations  Henry Herald

Another year has come for the basketball in the area and the Luella Lady Lions are gearing up for another season among the top region 4-AAAA programs.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Early weeks of the season set the tone for region slate  Henry Herald

The girl's basketball season is underway and region play is coming up. Let's check how the local programs have been through the opening weeks of the season.

Henry County family who lost home in Christmas fire receives donations from the community

In times of need, people often look toward their neighbors for support — in the case of Kristin Dean and her family — more than just neighbors supported her ...

Henry County schools increase graduation rate again

The Henry County Schools district can boast its fourth straight year of increasing its average high school graduation rate and of beating the state average.

Former Luella High, UGA standout Aaron Davis signs free-agent contract with Tampa Bay Buccaneers  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — Former Luella High standout and University of Georgia defensive back Aaron Davis signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this ...

Luella High senior Meet Patel named Henry County STAR Student  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH – Luella High School senior Meet Patel was named Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Banquet held at ...

Here is the complete 2018 graduation schedule for Henry County Schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Congratulation, Henry County seniors. You have survived the last four years of tests, papers and assignments. Now it's time to celebrate your Class of 2018.

Henry County high schools name top grads | Education

High schools in the Henry County School System recently released the names of their top graduates.

SWIMMING: Check out this week's swim results | Sports

The swim season is still in full form as programs continue to compete as the first meet was dominated by Luella's Lady Lions but the second meet found the Ola.

Luella HS senior is Henry County STAR student

Luella High School senior Meet Patel earned the highest SAT score out of public and private school seniors throughout Henry County.

2018 All-Henry County Track and Field Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Henry County Track and Field team as selected by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

2018 Luella Lions Football Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

The Lions went 1-9 in Jason Jackson's first season as head coach, but showed signs of improvement toward the end of the season.

Luella High celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day  Henry Herald

Luella High School spent Wednesday celebrating women in sports during National Girls and Women in Sports Day.

2018 Henry County High School Softball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Henry County has become a hotbed for softball talent over the last decade.

FOOTBALL: Henry County Media Day provides players, coaches speaking platform  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — The 2018 high school football season unofficially kicked off Wednesday afternoon with Media Day for Henry County Public Schools.

FOOTBALL: Henry County Region Standings | Sports  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Henry County football teams are a few games into their region schedules. Below are the current region standings heading into Week 5.

Luella freshman Paris Miller impresses through the first half of the basketball season  Henry Herald

The 2018 half of the season is officially in the rear-view mirror for many programs but of those that took the court during the season — Luella's Parris Miller ...

FOOTBALL: Big fourth quarter powers Luella to 25-3 region victory over Druid Hills  Henry Herald

Luella took the lead on an early rushing touchdown, but it took well into the final quarter for the Lions to pull away for their first home win in a.

GIRLS STATE BASKETBALL: Luella punches ticket to Final Four  Henry Herald

TYRONE — In the locker room after their convincing 63-52 win over Sandy Creek, the Luella Lady Lions celebrated, they had just earned their first Final Four ...

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Locust Grove, Hampton, Union Grove setting pace for local programs  Henry Herald

The high school softball season is well into region play, and teams like Hampton, Locust Grove, Ola and Union Grove have already proven to be serious ...

Natalie Morean  UGA Today

Natalie Morean is committed to helping people, and during her time at UGA she has been involved in several philanthropic organizations and served in a variety ...

BASKETBALL: All Region 4-AAAAA team released | Sports  Henry Herald

The long basketball season has come to an end Friday night with region championship games. Among the season accolades, the All-Region list voted on by ...

2018 All-Henry County Soccer Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Henry County Soccer Team, as chosen by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: ELCA, Eagle's Landing and Henry County remain undefeated in respective regions  Henry Herald

Girls basketball heated up last week as a number of rivalries highlighted the week but there are just three teams left undefeated in region play in the county.

Union Grove girls, Ola boys show well at Battle of Atlanta cross country meet  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Local programs impressed at the Saucony Battle of Atlanta cross country event held at Nash Farms. Union Grove's girls team placed fourth as ...

Luella High neighborhoods hit by smash-and-grab thieves  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Smash-and-grab thieves made their way through several neighborhoods in the area of Luella High School last weekend, though most of their ...

FOOTBALL: Forest Park beats Luella in preseason scrimmage

Forest Park kicked their season off with a 22-14 victory over Luella in Friday night's scrimmage game.

GALLERY: Henry County Schools announces 2019 STAR students and teachers  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County school district has announced the STAR students and teachers for the 2018-19 school year.

State-ranked Cartersville downs Luella 55-3 | Sports  Henry Herald

Luella lost 55-3 on the road to the Purple Hurricanes.

Henry Board of Education awards $15.3 million bid for renovations, construction to six schools  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Board of Education has awarded MEJA Construction the contract to complete renovations, modifications and additions to ...

Jason Jackson tabbed as Luella head football coach  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — Luella High School announced last week that Jason Jackson will be the football program's next head coach beginning in the 2017 season.

Luella Lady Lions emerging as serious contender under LaToya Brown  Henry Herald

To start their season, the Lady Lions are 6-0. They advanced to the Class AAAA Sweet 16 a season ago, and seem to be carrying that momentum into the ...

BASKETBALL: Luella girls, Mundy's Mill boys split night

Luella and Mundy's Mill split the night as the Lady Lions won 59-47 but the Mundy's Mill boys salvaged the night with an 80-72 victory over the Lions.

Luella Lion is pride of Locust Grove softball field

According to the mission statement of Luella High School's softball program, the Locust Grove school wants to teach the fundamentals and skills of the game ...

Luella's Lowery hoping to repeat 2015 performance | Sports  Henry Herald

Lowery led Region 4-AAAAA in tackles and tackles for a loss during the 2015 season, but he said he isn't prepared to rest on the laurels of one breakout year.

2017-18 All-Henry County Wrestling Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The sports department of the Henry Herald is pleased to announce its 2017-18 Henry County All-County Wrestling Team.

FOOTBALL: Luella keeps thin postseason hopes alive with victory over North Clayton

Luella's season isn't over yet as the Lions captured a critical region victory over the North Clayton Eagles with a score of 28-14.

SWIMMING: The Luella's swim program building well in its fifth year  Henry Herald

Swimming is a sport in Henry County that is rapidly growing and progressing as the number of talented athletes grows in the programs' fifth year of existence.

TRACK: Luella's Latrell Murray cements legacy with third state title  Henry Herald

Murray won the 110- and 300-meter hurdles on Saturday, claiming individual state titles in both events. It is Murray's third state title over the last two seasons, ...

Luella Lions poised to pounce in Locust Grove

At practice last week, a couple of Luella High School varsity football players trotted onto the field wearing T-shirts adorned on the front with the Lions' varsity ...

Henry County seniors celebrate the end of high school career, look to the future  Henry Herald

Thousands of Henry County seniors made the symbolic leap into the future Friday evening.

2018 Henry County High School Baseball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Team previews for each high school baseball team in Henry County.

HENRY LEADERBOARD: ELCA's Hipp, Stockbridge's Ivery lead county in scoring  Henry Herald

Henry County is home to some of the state's top individual basketball players. Below is a list of the county's top performers at this point in the season.

TRACK: Dutchtown boys win team state title; Luella's Latrell Murray claims two individual state titles  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Dutchtown High's boys track and field program rode strong performances in the running events on Saturday to claim the Class AAAAA state ...

CROSS COUNTRY: Ola boys, Union Grove girls impress at Into the Trail Invitational  Henry Herald

The Into the Trail Invitational held at Locust Grove High Saturday morning saw numerous programs post positive results early on in the season.

2017 All-Henry County Football Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The top football players from Henry County programs, as selected by the sports department of the Henry Herald.

2017 All-Henry County Boys Soccer Team | Sports  Henry Herald

Luella High's Ethan Duncan and Locust Grove High's Aaron Whitten were named Co-Players of the Year. Locust Grove head coach Jason Wayne was named ...

SOCCER: Luella High's Madelyn Parris earns MaxPreps Player of the Week honors  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Luella girls soccer player Madelyn Parris was named to's and the United Soccer Coaches High School State Player of the ...

BASKETBALL: Luella handles Hampton in opening round of region 4-AAAA play  Henry Herald

Head coach LaToya Brown led her Luella Lady Lions (21-4) into the first round of the Region 4-AAAA girls basketball tournament at North Clayton High School ...

WRESTLING: Ola wins Area 4-AAAAA traditional championship; all 12 county schools to be represented at sectionals  Henry Herald

Wrestlers from all 12 Georgia High School Association schools in Henry County advanced to sectionals next week at various area traditional championship ...

HENRY OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Latrell Murray, Luella High  Henry Herald

Murray rushed for 222 yards and four touchdowns in last week's win over Druid Hills.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Henry County completes perfect region run with championship win over Luella  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — The Region 4-AAAA championship game featured a battle between two accomplished, well-coached girls squads who competed at the ...

Wrestlers from 13 Henry, Clayton schools qualify for state wrestling championships

Wrestlers from Henry and Clayton counties punched their tickets to next weekend's Georgia High School Association's Traditional Wrestling Championships by ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Luella opens season with win over Union Grove  Henry Herald

The high school basketball season got started this past weekend, and several local girls programs kicked off their campaigns with victories.

Henry students SAT scores remain steady | News  Henry Herald

Redesigned in 2017, the highest score attainable is 1600. Students can earn a high score of 800 in each category — math and evidence-based reading and ...

Locust Grove native Chris Goslin getting reps for Atlanta United 2  Henry Herald

The Atlanta United FC franchise didn't look far to sign its first homegrown players. First, the squad signed Powder Springs native and Georgia United's Andrew ...

2017 High School Football Schedule: A Closer Look at 10 Can't-Miss Games  Henry Herald

As the 2017 high school football season approaches, the sports department at the Henry Herald took a closer look at some of the more intriguing matchups ...

BOLO: Henry County seeks runaway Locust Grove girl

Henry County police are looking for a missing child.

Potential changes to Henry schools special education classes draw parents' ire  Henry Herald

Parents of special needs students in Henry County are angry and frustrated over an announcement Monday from Superintendent Mary Elizabeth Davis ...

2017 All-Henry County Volleyball Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The top high school volleyball players from Henry County, as selected by the Henry Herald sports department.

Local players, coaches prepare for 2017 season at Henry County Football Media Day  Henry Herald

Henry County Public Schools held its 2017 High School Football Media Day Wednesday. Local programs were represented by head coaches and players, who ...

HENRY FAN'S CHOICE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Cameron Harrison, Locust Grove High  Henry Herald

Harrison made 11.5 tackles, including two tackles for a loss, in last week's win over Eagle's Landing. He also recovered a fumble and scored a defensive ...

HCS Work-Based Learning Students of the Month recognized  Henry Herald

The program provides high school students with work experience and career guidance.

WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Locust Grove wins Kyle Maynard Duals Championship  Henry Herald

The Locust Grove High wrestling team claimed the Kyle Maynard Duals Championship over the weekend, topping Commerce High School in the championship.

Luella falls to Eastside in season opener | Sports  Henry Herald

The Eagles bested Luella 50-6 in a Region 4-AAAA matchup and season opener at Homer Sharp Stadium on Saturday.

2017 Henry County High School Volleyball Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Volleyball in Henry County has grown tremendously over the past few years. With the 2017 season rapidly approaching, several squads have their sights set on ...

TENNIS: Woodland's Jasmine Butler, Union Grove's Cayman Harris headline All-Region 4-AAAAA team  Henry Herald

The 2018 All-Region 4-AAAAA tennis team, as voted on by the head coaches of each team in the region, was announced Thursday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Dutchtown, Henry County among local teams with unbeaten region records  Henry Herald

A full week of region action last week saw Dutchtown, Woodland and Henry County get off to fast starts.

STATE WRESTLING: 4 Henry County wrestlers win traditional state titles  Henry Herald

MACON — The Georgia High School Association's state traditional wrestling championships were a success for local programs. A total of four local grapplers ...

TUESDAY VOLLEYBALL: Locust Grove, Ola among local squads to earn area sweeps  Henry Herald

Area volleyball picked back up Tuesday night around the county.

Teen arrested by sheriff's deputies in connection with bomb threats at five schools  Henry Herald

Henry County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a 16-year-old female Monday for allegely making bomb threats to five schools earlier in the week.

School bus involved in fatal crash in Henry County  WSB Atlanta

A Henry County Schools bus was involved in a fatal accident Tuesday afternoon.

Athletes honored at Henry County Athlete of the Year Awards ceremony  Henry Herald

The Henry County Athlete of the Year Awards Ceremony was held Monday at Union Grove High School. Local student-athletes were honored for on- and ...

WRESTLING ROUNDUP: Week 6 wrestling action recap | Sports  Henry Herald

Ahead of the holidays, the wrestling programs of Henry County took part in week six of wrestling action around the state.

STATE WRESTLING: Ola advances to Class AAAAA state title match with win over Cass

MACON — The Ola Mustangs advanced to the Class AAAAA Duals State Championship match with a 34-25 win over Cass High School Friday night.

UPDATE: Driver of passenger vehicle killed in crash with Henry County school bus identified  Henry Herald

The bus was carrying four students from Luella High School at the time of the crash. A 78-year-old Locust Grove woman driving a passenger vehicle was killed.

VOLLEYBALL: Union Grove wins region title, Locust Grove, Eagle's Landing and Dutchtown state tournament bound  Henry Herald

Championship day at Eagle's Landing High found Region 4-AAAAA's teams setting their final placements for the GHSA state tournament.

Class of 2017 valedictorians, salutatorians announced | News  Henry Herald

Henry County high schools have released the names of their top Class of 2017 graduates.

Henry, Locust Grove to formally dedicate road for civil rights leader  Henry Herald

Henry County's Board of Commissioners and the city of Locust Grove will dedicate a portion of Peeksville Road in honor of one of the county's civil rights ...

STATE WRESTLING: Ola, Locust Grove win first two matches at duals championships

A handful of local wrestling programs competed at the Georgia High School Association's State Duals Wrestling Championships beginning Thursday.

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Dutchtown, Locust Grove each unbeaten after first week of season  Henry Herald

Last week was busy for local baseball programs as many began their seasons. Dutchtown and Locust Grove each went 3-0 to begin their respective campaigns.

Luella Lady Lion helps soccer team advance

Although still a sophomore, a Luella Lady Lion is gaining traction as a player to watch on the soccer field.

2017 All-Henry County Baseball Team | Sports  Henry Herald

The Henry Herald is pleased to announce its All-County Baseball Team for the 2017 season.

A Locust Grove man with dementia has a lot of people looking for him.  Henry Herald

With daytime highs in the 70s and lows nowhere near last week's sub-freezing temperatures, a missing Locust Grove man may have a better chance of surviving ...

Justin Gittemeier named Henry County STAR Student | News  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Union Grove High School senior Justin Gittemeier was named the 2017 Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher ...

Hat, shoe, jacket first signs of Timothy Osborne since disappearance in Locust Grove  Henry Herald

LOCUST GROVE — Relatives of missing Henry County man Timothy Osborne have found the first clues in his disappearance, which Henry County Police now ...

2017-18 Luella Girls Basketball Season Preview | Sports  Henry Herald

Very few Henry County teams can match Luella's returning firepower heading into the 2017-18 season. Luella's four leading scorers from last season will be ...

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