Cities In The News


Atlanta Motor Speedway to open up for evacuees of Hurricane Dorian

August 30, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton oval has been a shelter for those escaping the wrath of hurricanes in recent years. Over 100 campers stayed at the track in 2017 during Hurricane Irma, and dozens more stayed in the camping areas during Hurricanes Florence and Michael.

Hampton votes for SPLOST 70/30 revenue split

July 19, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton City Council has voted in favor of a 70/30 revenue split for the proposed SPLOST V referendum at a called meeting on Wednesday.

Hampton supports one-way West Main Street

June 14, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

The other proposal, which would have involved making the road a two-lane street and adding a sidewalk, apparently did not go over well with Hampton residents and those who live adjacent to the street, primarily due to how close the sidewalk would come to the people’s houses.

Alex Cohilas named sole finalist for Hampton City Manager position

April 24, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

Until just after the start of 2019, Cohilas had served as Clayton County’s Deputy Chief Operating Officer until the position was eliminated following a shift in power among the Clayton County Board of Commissioners.