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Foreclosure rates decline as real estate market heals
As the housing market recovers across the nation, foreclosure rates in Cherokee County for October show a continuous decline from 2013. In October, 94 foreclosed properties were advertised in the T...
November 28, 2014 10:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock K-9 Unit is awarded for excellence
Local police were honored last week for their excellence in the field, taking home several awards from the fifth annual National Narcotic Detector Dog Association Conference. Woodstock Police Depar...
November 27, 2014 09:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local retailers to offer bargains, perks during Small Business Saturday
As the holiday season approaches, shoppers are looking to save, and sometimes local businesses are forgotten by those in search of the perfect gift. Small Business Saturday, launched by American Ex...
November 27, 2014 09:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mom pleads guilty to child cruelty, lying
The mother charged in the death of a 16-month-old girl in 2012 has pleaded guilty to three lesser charges, including cruelty to children in the second degree and giving false statements to police, ...
November 27, 2014 09:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smooth shopping: Mall-goers experience smaller crowds on infamous day
While some bargain hunters got underway with their shopping early Friday morning, others were already finishing up after a long night of searching for deals. Despite some congestion at large retail...
November 28, 2014 10:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another life saved: Officer receives 3rd award in 3.5 years
One Canton patrol officer has shown the true meaning of service above self since he joined the department in 2011. Police Chief Robert Merchant awarded Cpl. Stephen Delman, 26, his third life-savin...
November 27, 2014 09:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee E-911 is re-accredited
When Cherokee County residents have an emergency and call 911, they can have confidence in who will answer the call. Cherokee County E-911 Center passed its test to become nationally accredited, th...
November 26, 2014 10:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Capitol color: Local children paint pictures for state’s Office of the Child Advocate
CANTON — Children, some of them in foster care, gathered Tuesday to paint pictures to brighten the Office of the Child Advocate in the state Capitol. Orange, green, blue and pink flowers were paint...
November 26, 2014 08:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northside Hospital, Cherokee County School District Senior Bowl Dec. 5
The Cherokee County high school football program is ready to kick off its inaugural Northside Hospital-Cherokee Cherokee County School District Senior Bowl on Dec. 5. Earlier in November, senior fo...
November 26, 2014 08:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee County Board of Commissioners waives $175K in fees for new Rooker building
A large, speculative manufacturing facility is coming to Cherokee County. Commissioners agreed at their meeting last week to waive $175,288 in impact fees for Rooker to construct a 304,000-square-f...
November 26, 2014 08:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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