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Marlow agrees to set up plan to pay $3,600 fine
Cherokee County School Board member Kelly Marlow will set up a plan by May 1 to start paying taxpayers back for part of the cost of her own ethics violation hearing, she agreed Thursday.
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marlow, associates’ trial to start Monday
The long-awaited criminal trial of embattled Cherokee County School Board member Kelly Marlow and two of her associates is set to begin Monday morning, District Attorney Shannon Wallace confirmed.
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing Ball Ground teen found
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said Friday a 15-year-old runaway from Ball Ground was located in Atlanta.
April 18, 2014 04:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 4 BoE candidates disagree on Common Core
District 4 School Board candidates differed on their views of Common Core Standards, but found common ground in their concern for students during a candidate forum Tuesday at Woodstock High School.
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready to celebrate: Cherokee residents prepare for Easter Sunday
Traditions abound as Cherokee County churches and residents prepare to mark what is considered the most significant observance of the Christian calendar.
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock’s Earth Day Festival to encourage recycling
The city of Woodstock’s second Earth Day Festival and annual recycling event is set for this Saturday, and organizers are hoping to make a large dent in the city’s waste.
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Authorities looking for missing Ball Ground teen with active warrant
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 15-year-old runaway from Ball Ground, who may or may not still be in Cherokee.
April 18, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board of Education to vote on collecting fines from Marlow
While Marlow has yet to pay her fine for violating ethics policies, the long-embattled school board member asked the board to continue discussing financial audit reports — a topic she has continual...
April 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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County fire marshal retires
Cherokee County Fire Marshal Rick Ruh retired Tuesday after nearly seven years of service to Cherokee residents. Ruh became fire marshal in November 2007, after working for a large fire protection ...
April 17, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand jury: Don’t release forensic audit for Bobo’s
The January 2014 term Cherokee County grand jury presented its decision Tuesday that the forensic audit would not be released “until the local, state and federal law enforcement authorities authori...
April 16, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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