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District in talks about boundary redrawing plans
CANTON – As many as 50 to 60 Free Home Elementary students could be redistricted to Ball Ground Elementary next year, as overcrowding at the smaller school hits critical capacity. With Free Home El...
October 01, 2014 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stars and Strikes opening on Hwy. 92 next spring
Residents can look forward to another entertainment option in Woodstock, with a new Stars and Strikes set to open on Highway 92 next spring. Georgia-based Stars and Strikes plans to open a 50,000-s...
September 28, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boundary review meetings to begin Mon. at Free Home Elem.
The Cherokee County School District will start its school boundary review process Monday with the first of a series of planned public meetings. The district’s boundary redrawing process for the 201...
September 28, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goshen Community Care opened its doors this week
CANTON — Goshen Community Care, the newest addition to the Goshen Valley organization, opened its doors this week with a crowd of about 100 people on hand to celebrate the new facility. Goshen Comm...
September 27, 2014 06:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Zombies’ invited to gather in downtown Canton for good cause
Downtown Canton will be transformed into a zombie land where the walking dead will linger this weekend, as Cherokee FOCUS hosts the second annual Zombie Fest and Food Truck Fair. The event will kic...
October 01, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petruzielo to pay $500 fine in ethics case
ATLANTA — Cherokee County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Frank Petruzielo will pay a $500 fine to the state ethics commission after reaching an agreement on an ethics complaint filed earlier this ye...
October 01, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee Family Violence Center awarded
The Georgia Commission on Family Violence awarded the third annual Moving the Work Forward Award to the Cherokee Family Violence Center on Monday, for its leadership in creating the statewide Spani...
September 30, 2014 07:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boy, 5, hurt in mower accident
A 5-year-old boy was hospitalized with severe injuries after his father accidentally ran him over with a lawnmower, authorities said. Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to the ac...
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Violation fines to be enforced starting Wed.
Residents, visitors and businesses in downtown Canton have being enjoying a grace period since August, but Canton Police Department will begin enforcing the two-hour parking limit and other parking...
September 28, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton Police Department now has drug for effects of overdose
Canton Police Department officers can now administer Narcan, the medication that reverses the effects of a drug overdose. In an overdose, a victim can have his or her breath slow to point of death....
September 27, 2014 06:14 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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