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Woodstock announces 2014 Citizen of the Year Award recipient
WOODSTOCK —Preservation Woodstock selected Jim Drinkard for the 2014 Barbara G. Ingram Citizen of the Year Award for his work to preserve the city. Drinkard, 60, was born and raised in Woodstock, w...
November 23, 2014 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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MUST Ministries looking for items for two Toy Shops
Cherokee County residents who want to help brighten the holiday for children and families in need can do so through a local Toy Shop project working to help 3,000 children. Each Christmas, MUST Min...
November 22, 2014 09:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand opening: Discount grocer ALDI coming to Canton in Dec.
CANTON — Canton residents will have a new place to shop for groceries starting next month, when the newest ALDI store in metro Atlanta opens its doors on Riverstone Parkway. With two already in ope...
November 22, 2014 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton City Council mulls adding recreation director
With 12 parks around the city of Canton, elected officials decided Thursday to begin the process of adding a recreation director position. Councilman Hooky Huffman requested City Manager Glen Cummi...
November 22, 2014 12:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee Thanksgiving volunteer event set to feed 2000
The arrangements to feed 2,000 people during the 22nd annual Cherokee Thanksgiving began in August, and now organizers need all hands on deck to have the meals prepped and delivered. The yearly eve...
November 23, 2014 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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City of Woodstock reveals draft plan for Highway 92
After months of gathering public input, planning and designing, the city of Woodstock revealed a draft plan for improvements to the Highway 92 corridor at a community celebration. The project began...
November 23, 2014 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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12th annual Service League Reindeer Run to benefit needy children
The Service League of Cherokee County is gearing up to host the 12th annual Run for the Children “Reindeer Run” to raise money to help needy children in Cherokee County. The 5-kilometer race and 1-...
November 22, 2014 09:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lieutenant retires from Canton Fire after 34 years
It was more than 30 years ago when Johnny Smith became a firefighter, and on Saturday he was set to complete his last 24-hour shift with the Canton Fire Department. What started as just an interest...
November 22, 2014 09:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee celebrates local farmers with Farm-City Week
As the farming business dwindles throughout the county, the Cherokee County Farm Bureau is making sure more people in the community are educated on the importance of agriculture. Farm-City Week, wh...
November 22, 2014 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Committee talks costs of Laurel Canyon fire station operation
CANTON — With talks about who will operate the new Laurel Canyon fire station still up in the air, the Canton Fire Services Committee met Friday to follow up on the conversation between county and ...
November 22, 2014 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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