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Board to present amendment to ethics ordinance
A proposed amendment to the Cherokee County Board of Ethics’ legislation will be presented to Sen. Brandon Beach (R-Alpharetta) Thursday at the quarterly meeting of the county board. Board members ...
January 28, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock mayor calls past year successful in address
In the past 12 months, the city of Woodstock has seen many great successes, Mayor Donnie Henriques said in his State of the City address Monday night at a City Council meeting. Henriques said “2014...
January 28, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police arrest Woodstock and Marietta men in Sunday shooting
MARIETTA — Marietta police announced Tuesday they arrested two people in connection with a Sunday afternoon shooting on Westland Way near Marietta High School. Police arrested Gregory Swan, 20, of ...
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Back to life: Fitness trainer uses Red Cross training to save state patrolman
What was just a normal day in the gym for a Georgia State patrolman turned into a life-saving mission for a Canton woman. Fitness trainer Judy Cox has worked at the BridgeMill Athletic Club for abo...
January 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Huckabee to make local stop during book tour
A possible 2016 presidential contender is making a stop in Woodstock on Friday as part of a book tour. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will be at FoxTale Book Shoppe at 4 p.m. with his memoir, “...
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Spread the love: Project Valentine collects items for donation
With Valentine’s Day approaching, the Cherokee Recreation and Parks Agency wants to spread the love in the community and needs the public’s help. In its fourth year of the Project Valentine initiat...
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Schools set to handle inclement weather: Internal changes made to avoid repeat of ‘Snowmageddon’ issues, improve emergency operations
On this date one year ago, Cherokee County ground to a stop as a winter advisory quickly turned into a winter storm that eventually earned the name “Snowmageddon.” The winter storm of Jan. 28, 2014...
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Legislators look back on session: Members focusing on state budget, medical cannabis oil
Two weeks after the 2015 legislative session began, members of the Cherokee County Legislative Delegation reflected on what’s been going on under the Gold Dome. Rep. Michael Caldwell (R-Woodstock) ...
January 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton mayor postpones State of the City address
CANTON — While Canton Mayor Gene Hobgood was prepared to give his State of the City address Thursday, the technology odds were against him. Hobgood delayed his presentation on the city’s progress h...
January 24, 2015 10:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Painted Pig Tavern officially closes doors
A downtown Canton restaurant and bar has closed up shop and the owner is on the search for a new lessee. The Painted Pig Tavern officially closed last week and posted the announcement on social med...
January 24, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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