McDonough was established in 1823 and is the county seat for Henry County. McDonough is centrally located 25 miles south of Atlanta and only 20 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. McDonough is located in the center of Henry County and has a beautiful historic square with a thriving business district, which has a wide variety of interests. The square in McDonough offers unique shops, casual dining, antiques as well as fine dining.
McDonough is named for naval officer Commodore Thomas MacDonough, but residents thought Macdonough sounded too southern so the town was named McDonough. McDonough is a National Main Street City and a City of Character. McDonough is home to the annual AABC Roberto Clemente World Series for 7 and 8 year olds. McDonough is also home of AM radio station Classic Country 1410 WKKP and SCB-TV cable Channel 15 Television Station. Snapper, Inc. the manufacturer of residential and professional lawn care equipment was founded and is based out of McDonough.
McDonough is home to the Geranium Festival each spring on the third Saturday in May, which celebrates the locally grown flowers in the community. The one day festival in McDonough is a showcase for local artists and talents in the McDonough area. The festival is sponsored by the McDonough Lions Club and held in the McDonough Square.
Whenever you are in the McDonough area, please be aware that if you are in an automobile collision or trucking accident, Falanga and Chalker is the law firm to call. At Falanga and Chalker, our personal injury attorneys specialize in personal injury cases, and we know how to get you or your loved one, every penny you deserve as an injured victim. We also understand that a monetary value, won’t eliminate the stress and suffering of an accident, but please know that Falanga and Chalker is here to help wherever we can. The experienced trial attorneys at Falanga and Chalker will come to you, and discuss with you any possible questions you may have about your personal injury case. Make the right choice for you or a loved one, and contact the personal injury and wrongful death law firm of Falanga and Chalker.