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2 charged with burglary Friday
Two men were arrested and charged with burglary Friday night after a Cherokee County Sheriff’s deputy responded to a house alarm in Woodstock. John Crider, 22, of Woodstock and Sean Martin, 21, of ...
April 01, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Small fire breaks out at Woodstock apartment
Only the sunroom of an apartment was damaged when a small fire broke out at the Alta Woods complex off Highway 92 at Trickum Road on Friday. Woodstock and Cherokee County firefighters responded qui...
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Suspect in hit-and-run wanted by Canton police
The Canton Police Department is searching for a suspect they say is responsible for hitting a 60-year-old man. The victim was crossing the street at Marietta Highway near Kennett Street at about 8:...
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Ball Ground man guilty on 24 animal cruelty charges
A local man was found guilty on a total of 58 counts this month, about half of which were for animal cruelty, and sentencing is set for next month. Rud Tietjen, 55, of Ball Ground was found guilty ...
March 29, 2015 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reynolds puts in bid for next county sheriff
A Canton resident is throwing his name into the hat for the chance to be the next Cherokee County sheriff. With more than 20 years of experience in law enforcement, including more than a decade at ...
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Police seek woman in ID fraud case
Canton Police are looking for a woman wanted for questioning in a suspected identity fraud case. She was last seen at the Ingles grocery store off Riverstone Parkway in Canton. The woman was seen i...
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Downtown Woodstock kicks off Fashion Month
It’s no April Fool’s Day prank —Main Street Woodstock is kicking off a month focusing on fashion and fundraising in the downtown area. The monthlong event begins today and will consist of sales and...
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No decision; EPD reviews comments made on International Marble permit request
It could take up to three more weeks until the residents living near the marble manufacturing company responsible for emitting a potent odor will receive an answer from the Georgia Environmental Pr...
March 29, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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3 charged with selling heroin
Three people arrested in two separate investigations on charges of selling heroin remained in custody Friday at the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center with no bond, officials said. Two Acworth ...
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Man pleads not guilty in kidnapping of Acworth woman, daughter
A Roswell man pleaded not guilty this month on kidnapping charges after an Acworth woman and her daughter were taken and held against their will in December, police said. Darin Michael Czech, 43, o...
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