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Connection project delayed; DNR grant declined by council
CANTON — The Etowah River Trail connection project will not receive funding from the state Department of Natural Resources after the Canton City Council reluctantly declined a $100,000 grant for th...
September 24, 2014 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Waleska waits for word on Reinhardt dorm room tax
Council also unanimously OKs streetlight fee of $5 per month
September 23, 2014 08:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hearing to talk proposed 2015 budget Tuesday
Residents wanting to give their input on the Cherokee County proposed budget for 2015 will have the opportunity to address the Board of Commissioners during the public hearing at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Th...
September 21, 2014 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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4 Cherokee names on state agenda of ethics commission complaints
The state ethics commission is set to take up four separate concerns involving Cherokee County political or educational figures at its Sept. 30 meeting, the agency’s agenda reveals. With 12 total p...
September 21, 2014 12:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man will face sentencing for extortion, porn
A Canton man will face sentencing in December after he pleaded guilty Monday in federal court on charges of threatening and extorting teen girls with explicit images of themselves, and distributing...
September 24, 2014 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘She is still fighting': Volunteers needed to aid family after bone marrow transplant
After spending 10 years as a healthy child, Juliette Lyng’s world changed in April when she was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndromes. MDS is a diverse group of bone marrow disorders in which th...
September 23, 2014 08:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expansion set for active adult community site
Baby boomers are driving the housing market, and Canton’s Soleil Laurel Canyon is helping meet their needs. The active adult community for those age 55 and up is set to expand, after garnering nati...
September 21, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock firefighters undergo training
Staff reports Woodstock firefighters underwent training in order to better prepare for fire in high buildings. Firefighter Ben Reed, Lt. Chris Durdin, firefighter Trae Thomas, Sgt. Todd Intermill, ...
September 20, 2014 04:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ingram stepping in for Cummins during absence
Canton’s Chief Financial Officer Nathan Ingram has temporarily stepped into the role as city manager after City Manager Glen Cummins began four weeks of vacation. Ingram said he resumed the role Mo...
September 20, 2014 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stocking hope: Nonprofit in need of donations, goods
Never Alone Outreach has provided for Cherokee County families in need over the last eight years and now asks the community to help keep the shelves stocked. The nonprofit organization serves about...
September 19, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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