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Annual Etowah River cleanup this Saturday
As part of a statewide campaign to keep rivers and streams clean, Cherokee County volunteers will wade into the Etowah River on Saturday to clean up debris as part of the annual cleanup effort. “Th...
September 18, 2014 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock man ‘good friend to everybody’
WOODSTOCK — Well-known community member and Preservation Woodstock 2003 Citizen of the Year Homer Hughes, 79, died Sunday. Services are planned for Thursday. Hughes is remembered for his involvemen...
September 17, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Team chosen to create vision for city progressing
About a year and half after it was charged by Mayor Gene Hobgood to plan for the city’s future, the Vision for Canton 2050 Commission is making positive strides. The committee of 21 members was for...
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Canton man nominated for Ranger Hall of Fame after 42-year service
After more than 40 years of military service, Canton resident and retired 1st Sgt. Michael Conley said he’s honored to be nominated for the U.S. Mountain Ranger Hall of Fame. Conley, 66, of Canton,...
September 16, 2014 07:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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’05-issued bond to be refinanced
Davenport and Company is set to return to the Canton City Council tonight and present its report on refinancing the city’s $19.1 million bond issued in 2005. Canton’s chief financial officer Nathan...
September 18, 2014 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock in top 5% of Georgia Title I’s
For the third consecutive year, Woodstock Elementary School was named a “Highest-Performing School” by the Georgia Department of Education, a report released Tuesday shows. Cherokee Superintendent ...
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Well-known Canton business owner had ‘a heart of gold’
Founder of Pied Piper Pest Control, a dedicated member of the South Cherokee Optimist Club and an avid supporter of the Anna Crawford Children’s Center, Stephen Sandridge, 70, of Woodstock, died Sa...
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Search begins for Reinhardt University’s 20th president
The search for Reinhardt University’s 20th president is moving forward, as a search committee was named, a search firm selected and a timeline approved. The university’s current president Dr. J. Th...
September 16, 2014 07:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Groups mark U.S. flag’s 200th
Various groups dedicated to remembering America’s history commemorated the 200th anniversary of the American flag on Saturday. Members of the Hightower Trail Chapter, National Society of the Daught...
September 16, 2014 07:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton police investigating bomb threat at Ulta Beauty
The Canton Police Department is still investigating a bomb threat phoned in at Ulta Beauty on Saturday. Officers responded to the bomb threat that was made by phone to the store in the Canton Marke...
September 16, 2014 07:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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