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In black and white: Canton man draws up panda insurance
Fans of the famous Zoo Atlanta pandas can thank a Canton man for writing an insurance policy to ensure the loveable animals’ safety if any harm comes their way while they travel back to China. With...
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Woodstock denies billboard appeal
The Woodstock City Council denied a sign variance appeal following a brief executive session at its meeting Monday night. Council members had unanimously denied a sign variance request at the March...
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‘The Senate came through for us’: Local family grateful for medical cannabis bill
With a medical cannabis bill passing through congress this week, relief could soon be on the way to some local families. Corey Lowe’s 13-year-old daughter, Victoria, suffers from chronic seizures a...
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Canton woman wins marathon, raises $3K for cancer research
One Canton woman found her way to the finish line a week ago in the Publix Georgia Marathon, beating out all other women runners to come in first. The sound of her feet hitting the pavement is some...
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No decision; EPD reviews comments made on International Marble permit request
It could take up to three more weeks until the residents living near the marble manufacturing company responsible for emitting a potent odor will receive an answer from the Georgia Environmental Pr...
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3 charged with selling heroin
Three people arrested in two separate investigations on charges of selling heroin remained in custody Friday at the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center with no bond, officials said. Two Acworth ...
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March foreclosures drop 12% over 2014
In the third month of 2015, foreclosures in Cherokee County showed an increase from previous months and only a slight drop from last year’s numbers. The number of foreclosed properties advertised i...
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Man pleads not guilty in kidnapping of Acworth woman, daughter
A Roswell man pleaded not guilty this month on kidnapping charges after an Acworth woman and her daughter were taken and held against their will in December, police said. Darin Michael Czech, 43, o...
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Canton calls for Heritage Park designers
As it embarks in the beginning stages of a new park, the city of Canton wants input from some of its youngest residents who will be the primary visitors of the active park. While there have been pr...
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Cherokee firefighters promoted
Cherokee County recognized several firefighters who moved through the ranks during a promotion ceremony Thursday at the Cherokee County Fire Training Complex. Receiving the promotion to captain, of...
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