McDonough sporting goods company gives back to community
by Christine Fonville
July 30, 2014 06:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Henry County families enjoyed a day of fishing and grilling last week thanks to the Atlanta branch of Maurice Sporting Goods Inc, located at 1325 Ga. 155 in McDonough. The sporting goods retailer, which began in 1923 in Chicago and has since opened branches in Canada and China, set July 22 as its official Make a Difference Day, where employees shut their company doors for the day and give back within the counties where their stores are located. “This event started out seven years ag...
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?