Central Georgia EMC Gives Over $80K Donation for Henry County Education, Community and Economic Development

Central Georgia EMC Vice-Chairman of the Board Warren E. Holder presented the Henry County Chamber of Commerce, the Henry County Development Authority, and the Henry County Board of Education with checks totaling $80,400 to go toward education, community, and economic development activities. Central Georgia EMC presented 22 checks this month, totaling $243,310 to area Chambers of […]

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Piedmont Henry Designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield has designated Piedmont Henry Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. The hospital meets evidence-based clinical criteria and has demonstrated its commitment to quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for knee and hip replacement surgery programs. “The joint replacement program at Piedmont Henry continues […]

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Viking Capital Acquires Apartment Community in Growing Atlanta Submarket for $52.7 Million

Viking Capital adds acquisition of 368-Unit Marbella Place in Stockbridge to its portfolio. Viking Capital, a leading commercial real estate syndication firm, announces the acquisition of Marbella Place, a 368-unit apartment community in Stockbridge, Georgia, within metro Atlanta. “With the acquisition of Marbella Place, Viking Capital adds to its portfolio a well-maintained property near the South Atlanta industrial […]

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Purple Innovation to Invest $21M in Henry County

Plans for Mattress Manufacturing Facility Will Create 360 Jobs Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Purple Innovation, Inc. (“Purple”), the comfort technology company known for creating the Purple® Mattress, has selected Henry County for their third U.S. manufacturing facility. Purple plans to make a $21 million investment in this 520,000-square-foot facility, delivering 360 jobs to […]

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Georgia State Parks Offer First Day Hikes

Hit the trails on New Year’s Day with First Day Hikes at Georgia’s State Parks. Our state park system will be joining a national initiative to bring friends and family together to connect with nature during ranger-led First Day Hikes. It’s a chance to get motivated, increase your energy, and enjoy the outdoors. Whether you […]

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Rockdale County Opens Its First Dog Park

On Saturday, June 1, 2019, Rockdale County Officials hosted the official ribbon cutting ceremony of the dog park located at Richardson Park at 11:00 am. In addition to the ribbon cutting, there was a red carpet opening for the dogs. Following the ceremony, dogs and their owners were welcomed to enjoy a canine etiquette session, […]

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