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Canton gets look at new fire station plans
Fire Station No. 9 in Laurel Canyon is starting to take shape and could be completed by the end of next year. The Canton Fire Services committee at its meeting Tuesday recommended that the Canton C...
August 27, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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3 cities gearing up for elections in Cherokee County
Three Cherokee County cities are preparing for elections Nov. 3 and qualifying for seats up for grabs begins Monday for all three. Waleska and Canton voters will both have a chance to choose a mayo...
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Local Coast Guard auxiliary honored for diversity
The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 22, based on Lake Allatoona, has received the National Commodore’s Three Star Award for Diversity for the second time in two years. An annual award,...
August 26, 2015 12:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burglary investigation closes with arrest of Woodstock man
Tips from good Samaritans played a key role in helping Cherokee Sheriff’s Office detectives solve an investigation into a string of burglaries. Matthew Yandow, 20, of Woodstock, was taken into cust...
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Art on the Green returns to downtown on Saturday in Woodstock
The outdoor lawn of the Elm Street Cultural Arts Village will be turned into an art lover’s dream this Saturday with the return of Art on the Green. The event will be in downtown Woodstock from 11 ...
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Police investigate 2 sexual assault cases at Kennesaw State
Authorities are investigating after two sexual assaults were reported at Kennesaw State University's main campus during the first week of fall classes.
August 26, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snake stories: Reinhardt professor trying to protect local reptile
A Reinhardt University biology professor wants to hear snake stories from local residents as he researches and works to preserve a snake that is native to the area. Zack Felix is researching the el...
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Movie filmed in area to premier September 11
ACWORTH — One man’s incredible journey from death to heaven to recovery will hit movie theaters next month and some of the scenes may look familiar to local movie-goers. “90 Minutes in Heaven,” whi...
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Investigation continues in Chamberhouse theft
An investigation into Pandora jewelry taken from a store in Canton has reached a dead end, but local police say they are hoping for a break in the case soon. It’s been more than a month since two s...
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Woodstock city council green lights Kia dealership
WOODSTOCK—The Woodstock City Council approved Carriage Kia’s request Monday to have a Ridgewalk Parkway location away from residential areas to build a Kia dealership with a carwash and body shop. ...
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