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‘Major’ heroin trafficker faces charges
A Woodstock man police have identified as a major heroin source in Cherokee County faces drug trafficking and possession charges after being indicted by a Cherokee County grand jury earlier this mo...
May 27, 2015 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Flags debuts new attractions
AUSTELL — Local thrill-seekers crowded Six Flags Over Georgia to ride two of the park’s newest attractions in its Gotham City section Friday. The park opened for daily operations Friday and debuted...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Universal Alloy buys land in Ball Ground, eying future expansion
Universal Alloy Corp., an aerospace products manufacturer headquartered in Canton, is purchasing land in Ball Ground for future expansion. The Cherokee Office of Economic Development made the annou...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Splashing into summer: County aquatics center opens for season today
For those looking to make a big splash Memorial Day weekend, the Cherokee County Aquatics Center outdoor pool offers a great way. The Oasis, the county’s public outdoor pool complex, is opening tod...
May 23, 2015 12:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day weekend sees bomb squad, missing men
While there were no fatalities reported in Cherokee County over the Memorial Day weekend, authorities had a busy weekend dealing with two missing men, the bomb squad and several wrecks. The Cobb Co...
May 27, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready for the next step: Thousands of Cherokee seniors set to graduate this week
With high school graduations set for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 2,500 Cherokee County seniors will walk across the stage and receive their diplomas this year. More than half of the county’s gra...
May 27, 2015 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ribbon cut as Hasty opens special needs playground
Hasty Elementary School Fine Arts Academy has a brand new playground specially made for students with special needs. Thanks to several generous sponsors, including the Service League of Cherokee Co...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Services to observe Memorial Day in Woodstock, Canton
A former county commission chair and a U.S. representative will be making appearances on Memorial Day as the community remembers those who gave their lives in service to their country. Retired Lt. ...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Highway 92 wreck leaves woman in critical condition
A Thursday afternoon wreck involving three cars on Highway 92 at West Wiley Bridge Road left one woman in critical condition. The driver of a blue Lincoln Town Car was taken to North Fulton Hospita...
May 22, 2015 11:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge dismisses injunction against county to halt Ball Ground recycling property deal
The Canton TEA Party’s attempt to halt the county’s lease and potential sale of the embattled Ball Ground Recycling property was dismissed by a Superior Court judge Thursday. Superior Court Judge D...
May 22, 2015 01:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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