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Commissioners approve property rezoning request
CANTON — A crowd of homeowners fighting a proposed development came away happy Tuesday night after a decision by the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners. The group of Fernwood Creek subdivision ...
August 21, 2014 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing Woodstock man is found ‘disoriented’ in woods
Gerald Hickman, a Cherokee County man reported missing at about 3 p.m. Tuesday, was found Wednesday, deputies said. Hickman, 63, was found in the woods behind a home on Rock Springs Lane in Woodsto...
August 20, 2014 09:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holly Springs lowers millage rate
HOLLY SPRINGS — Residents in Holly Springs will receive a tax break now that the City Council approved a reduced millage rate Monday. The new property tax rate will be 5.500 mills for fiscal 2014-1...
August 20, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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DAs counter Cosby audit review claim
District attorneys in Cobb and Gwinnett counties say they were never asked to review the forensic audit for the Ball Ground Recycling project, despite claims made by Carolyn Cosby, independent cand...
August 20, 2014 12:05 AM | 4 4 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ball Ground write-in runs for state Senate
State Sen. Bruce Thompson (R-Cartersville) will face a write-in candidate in the Nov. 4 general election. Thompson, who represents District 14, which includes portions of Cherokee, Bartow and Cobb ...
August 21, 2014 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rust pushing for multiple, speedy charter changes
Public, council want to know, ‘What’s the rush?’
August 21, 2014 12:10 AM | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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ICE Martini Bar cancer awareness event tonight
WOODSTOCK — ICE Martini Bar is hosting its second Makeup & Martinis Event to raise awareness for childhood cancer today from 7 to 9 p.m. The event will feature makeup, cocktails and prizes, with 10...
August 20, 2014 09:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drive-by flu shot clinic set for Oct. 7
WOODSTOCK — A Drive-by Flu Shot Clinic is planned by the Cherokee Health Department Oct. 7 in Woodstock. The clinic, which will allow residents to drive up and get the flu shot, will take place fro...
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‘Survivor’ to have Woodstock open auditions Sept. 6
WOODSTOCK — Producers of the popular reality TV show “Survivor” will be in Woodstock next month looking for contestants to participate in the competition to win $1 million. The Outlet Shoppes at At...
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Cantrell ‘looking forward’ to representing District 22
Wes Cantrell is set to take office in January as the new state representative for District 22, after taking the seat by a landslide in the primary runoff election in July. Cantrell, 52, of Woodstoc...
August 16, 2014 09:55 PM | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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