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Former Canton teacher resigns after his arrest on DUI charges
A Canton man and former Cherokee County educator is out on bond and has resigned from his job as principal at Milton High School in Fulton after he was arrested on drunken driving charges in two co...
August 01, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back to school: Teachers and staff prep for the new academic year
Teachers were busy planning and setting up classrooms this week, in anticipation of 40,200 students expected to walk through the doors of more than 40 Cherokee County schools on Monday. With the fi...
July 31, 2014 12:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board to consider Cosby petition
The Cherokee County Board of Elections will hold a special called meeting today to consider a former Canton T.E.A. Party leader’s petition to add her name to the Nov. 4 ballot. Carolyn Cosby submit...
July 30, 2014 08:43 PM | 5 5 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lt. Col Hunton is named new chief marshal
With more than 30 years in law enforcement, Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Lt. Col. Ron Hunton was named the county’s new chief marshal. Cherokee County Manager Jerry Cooper announced Friday that Hunton...
July 30, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Friday will feature summer send off events
Although summer is winding down, Woodstock and Canton Main Street programs are cranking up the fun at their First Friday events with shopping, food, crafts and more family activities before school ...
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Back on track: Etowah River Park is one step closer to completion
CANTON — Etowah River Park is one step closer to being completed after several setbacks and delays. Crews began laying sod over 11 acres of the park this week, but it wasn’t until after the Canton ...
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Cherokee stores ready for tax free weekend
During the last weekend of freedom for Cherokee County students, stores around Georgia are helping parents save on school supplies and new clothes. Tax Free weekend begins Friday and ends at midnig...
July 31, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New assistant principals prepping for school year
The Cherokee County School District’s seven newly appointed assistant principals joined returning administrators in preparing for the upcoming school year, which begins Monday. Superintendent of Sc...
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Four women arrested on charges of forging checks at Canton store
Four women were arrested Friday on charges of forgery, after allegedly trying to pay with counterfeit checks at a Canton children’s clothing store, police said. Canton Police arrested Lisa Pruitt, ...
July 30, 2014 08:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Sam’s Club construction set to begin this fall
WOODSTOCK — A new Sam’s Club store will begin construction this fall, taking the place of an old Wal-Mart that relocated more than a decade ago. The Woodstock City Council unanimously approved the ...
July 30, 2014 12:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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