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County looking to finalize sale of historic Jones Building
Plans for an animation, film and digital gaming studio to occupy the historic Jones Building in downtown Canton are continuing to move forward, according to county officials. County Manager Jerry C...
July 29, 2015 12:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ball Ground sets 5.139 millage rate
BALL GROUND — The Ball Ground City Council unanimously voted at its Thursday meeting to roll back the city’s millage rate, so property owners in the city on average should not see an increase in ta...
July 29, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidate forum set at Cagle’s Family Farm
The general public will have a chance to meet elected officials and those who are choosing to run for elected office on Tuesday in an old-fashioned, hometown atmosphere. The Cherokee County Farm Bu...
July 25, 2015 11:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Funeral plans set for Skip Wells
Local law enforcement is preparing to escort fallen Marine Skip Wells, the soldier shot and killed last week at a recruiting station in Chattanooga, to his funeral at Woodstock First Baptist Church...
July 25, 2015 01:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police charge teen in robbery case
Detectives with the Canton Police Department have closed an investigation into a robbery at a local apartment complex after charging a 17-year-old in the case. A spokesman for the Canton Police Dep...
July 29, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holly Springs earns prestigious budget award
Officials with the city of Holly Springs announced Tuesday the city had received the Government Finance Officers Association Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its 2015 budget. City Manage...
July 29, 2015 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latest survey results on local industry released
Sales are up and business is great for local industries in Cherokee County, according to the latest survey by the Cherokee Office of Economic Development. The survey is conducted every other year i...
July 25, 2015 11:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioners set property tax rate
The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners approved a slightly rolled back millage rate Thursday, which one local activist argued was one of “the highest tax increases” in Cherokee County’s history...
July 25, 2015 01:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Art of tomato sandwich focus of Canton festival
For those wondering what makes the perfect tomato sandwich, the answer may be as close as downtown Canton. Is it the mouthwatering, homemade bread or the ripe tomatoes plucked from a backyard garde...
July 24, 2015 01:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cromer appointed new Cherokee County school board chair
The Cherokee County Board of Education appointed a new school board chair Wednesday night, who was immediately sworn in to the job. The school board voted unanimously at its regular meeting to appo...
July 24, 2015 01:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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