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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...
March 28, 2015 12:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saddle Club donates animal rescue equipment
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services will be prepared for the next time a large animal is in need of help thanks to one local organization. The Cherokee County Saddle Club donated a new Beck...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-deputy sentenced for theft by deception
A former Cherokee County Sheriff’s deputy who worked at the Adult Detention Center pleaded guilty this month to theft by deception for lying in order to receive paid leave. Brittany Leah Martin, 27...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police meet with church leaders
As the Canton Police Department focuses on building long-lasting relationships in the community, it reached out to local leaders in African-American and Hispanic churches to discuss future goals fo...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four graduate from Police Academy
Four deputies with the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office recently graduated from the Cherokee County Regional Police Academy in Canton. Deputies Jonathan Dennis, Barry Garlow, Brian Lonberg and Charles Pai...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman who shot boyfriend gets 12 years
A Free Home woman pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and was sentenced to three years behind bars after police said she shot her boyfriend while on methamphetamine because she mistook him for an ...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Mock tragedy: Teens hear strong message about substance abuse dangers
With prom season approaching in Cherokee County, students at Etowah High School learned about the dangers of substance use from a past student who learned his lesson the hard way. Once a star high ...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doctor set for trial in prescription pill-ring case
A Cherokee County doctor has declined to accept a plea agreement in a federal case alleging he ran an illegal prescription drug business with the help of Mississippi casino workers. The Sun Herald ...
March 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Accusations filed against Teasley Middle teacher on drug charges
 A Teasley Middle School social studies teacher and her husband now face formal accusations after being arrested in December and charged with several marijuana offenses. Cherokee County Solicitor G...
March 26, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth man killed crossing 4-lane highway
A 53-year old Acworth man was killed Friday night while trying to cross Highway 92 near the Wade Green Road intersection in Woodstock. Cesar Sanchez, 52, was not in a crosswalk when he was fatally ...
March 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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