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Waleska residents to vote on Sunday alcohol sales
Residents in the county’s smallest city have the opportunity to vote Nov. 4, to decide whether Waleska will allow the sale of alcohol on Sundays for the first time in the city’s history. Voters in ...
October 19, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elm Street’s ‘POE Project’ opens Thursday
Elm Street Cultural Arts Village will be producing “The POE Project or Corn on the Macabre” this week, just in time for the Halloween season. The production is this year’s Ghost Tales & Trails offe...
October 18, 2014 09:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee commission chair candidates share insights
Cherokee County voters will have the choice between a Republican and an Independent candidate for the Cherokee County Commission chair seat when they go to the polls in the Nov. 4 general election....
October 18, 2014 09:03 PM | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two CCSD senior staff members retiring after decades
Two senior staff members in the Cherokee School District are preparing to retire after decades of service. The Cherokee Board of Education accepted the resignations of Candler Howell, chief financi...
October 18, 2014 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton Councilman Rust requests delaying enforcement of political sign rule
Candidates who may have campaign signs in violation of the city’s sign ordinance will not be reprimanded during this election cycle. At the request of Councilman John Rust, the city of Canton will ...
October 19, 2014 12:33 AM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police: Man hid drugs after crash
A Canton man is being held on $13,200 bond after a minor motorcycle accident Thursday night in Waleska led police to methamphetamine and marijuana. Darren Thomas, 43, of Canton, was arrested and ch...
October 18, 2014 09:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee officials respond to Ebola concerns
While Emory University Hospital staff in Atlanta care for their fourth patient with the Ebola virus, local and state officials continue to prepare for the slim possibility of local Ebola cases. As ...
October 18, 2014 09:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton City Council Ward 3 hopefuls voice stances
Two candidates are vying for the seat left open on the Canton City Council when Ward 3 representative Glen Cummins resigned to become city manager in July. Downtown business owner Farris Yawn and J...
October 18, 2014 09:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton Police Chief Merchant resigns, hopes to retire in January
After two and half years heading up the Canton Police Department, Chief Robert Merchant has resigned. His plan is to retire in January after about 40 years in the law enforcement field. Merchant ga...
October 18, 2014 12:45 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee County School District wins grant for fine arts classes
What might be the largest grant ever for the Cherokee County School District is painting a rosy picture for arts programs in the school system’s fine art program. The $1.9 million grant for the “CC...
October 16, 2014 06:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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