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Hampton

Hampton City Council wants General Assembly to let voters decide legality of gambling in Georgia

January 17, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton City Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday asking the Georgia General Assembly to let voters decide if casino gaming should be legalized.

Hampton City Council approves change to public comment rules

January 17, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton City Council approved perhaps the most liberal public comment policy in the county at its meeting Tuesday.

Marty Meeks, Mary Ann Mitcham officially return to the Hampton City Council

January 9, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

City Council members Marty Meeks and Mary Ann Mitcham officially re-joined the Hampton City Council on Tuesday evening.

Hampton to swear in new council members on Tuesday

December 31, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

Two city council members will officially join the Hampton City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 7.

Hampton City Council looking at changing public comment policy

November 15, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

The council voted in favor of adding an additional public comment session at its Tuesday meeting. If the ordinance is passed in its second reading, meeting attendees will have the opportunity to speak in two public comment sessions – one for agenda items and one for general items.

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.