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Board to consider Cosby petition
The Cherokee County Board of Elections will hold a special called meeting today to consider a former Canton T.E.A. Party leader’s petition to add her name to the Nov. 4 ballot. Carolyn Cosby submit...
July 30, 2014 08:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lt. Col Hunton is named new chief marshal
With more than 30 years in law enforcement, Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Lt. Col. Ron Hunton was named the county’s new chief marshal. Cherokee County Manager Jerry Cooper announced Friday that Hunton...
July 30, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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All geared up: Cabela’s preps for grand opening next month
ACWORTH — Cabela’s employees were busy training and setting out merchandise Tuesday, as the new store gears up for its grand opening next month. At 100,000 square feet, when the store opens Aug. 21...
July 30, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teen stable after being trapped following a single vehicle-wreck
A 16-year-old female driver was entrapped after a single vehicle wreck Monday morning. Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to the wreck on East Cherokee Drive at about 11:30 a.m. ...
July 29, 2014 07:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee stores ready for tax free weekend
During the last weekend of freedom for Cherokee County students, stores around Georgia are helping parents save on school supplies and new clothes. Tax Free weekend begins Friday and ends at midnig...
July 31, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New assistant principals prepping for school year
The Cherokee County School District’s seven newly appointed assistant principals joined returning administrators in preparing for the upcoming school year, which begins Monday. Superintendent of Sc...
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Four women arrested on charges of forging checks at Canton store
Four women were arrested Friday on charges of forgery, after allegedly trying to pay with counterfeit checks at a Canton children’s clothing store, police said. Canton Police arrested Lisa Pruitt, ...
July 30, 2014 08:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Sam’s Club construction set to begin this fall
WOODSTOCK — A new Sam’s Club store will begin construction this fall, taking the place of an old Wal-Mart that relocated more than a decade ago. The Woodstock City Council unanimously approved the ...
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Firefighter fights blaze at relative’s home
CANTON — An emergency call of a house fire Friday on Beauty Drive was a familiar address for one firefighter. When Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services and the Canton Fire Department were ca...
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Red Cross blood drives Thursday
Facing a high blood shortage, the American Red Cross is need of donors willing to roll up a sleeve and give. Two blood drives will be held locally on Thursday. Donors can donate from 1:30 to 5:30 p...
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