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Fishing season extends through winter at Tussahaw


When the HCWA regular fishing season ended on the last weekend in November, local anglers didn’t have to put away their rods and reels if they didn’t want to.  Public fishing will be available at the Tussahaw Reservoir on select dates this winter. The Authority’s Tussahaw Reservoir –...

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HCWA offers fishing, hunting and education outdoors


When 2014 comes to a close, HCWA customers will have enjoyed plentiful opportunities for outdoor education and recreation.  The 2014 regular fishing season provided approximately 1,400 HCWA customers with the opportunity to fish close to home with their reservoir use permits.  In additi...

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Model Water Tower Competition a success


Henry County Water Authority (HCWA) employees served as volunteers for the 2014 Georgia Model Water Tower Competition – an Engineering Challenge for Middle School Students – held Friday, Oct. 25, at Woodland Middle School in Henry County. The annual competition challenges local students to de...

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HCWA hosts field trips to Cubihatcha for third graders


During the 2014 “Cubihatcha Kids” field trips, held over the course of a two-week period from Sept. 15 to 26, third grade students from Henry County Schools enjoyed a multitude of lessons in the outdoor classrooms of the HCWA Cubihatcha Education Center.This year, the Georgia Farm Bureau was ...

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HCWA Deputy Manager retires after 27 years of service


Gary Mayo is a man of many talents.  In addition to working 27 years at the Henry County Water Authority (HCWA), he has coached high school basketball, supported charitable causes, and even organized the local “Mackie Creek” band, comprised of fellow Water Authority employees, where he p...

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