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Killed Marietta couple had ‘a lasting impact’: Pair supported Cherokee charitable organization
The Marietta couple police say were killed in rural Georgia while seeking to purchase a car from an online seller had ties to a Cherokee County organization. Bud, 69, and June Runion, 66, of Mariet...
January 29, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former university educator arrested on sexual battery
A former Reinhardt University professor was arrested Tuesday on sexual battery charges after a student came forward with allegations of inappropriate conduct.
January 28, 2015 01:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former court reporters will serve jail time
Three former Cherokee County court reporters had their heads down and tears in their eyes as a judge sentenced them to jail time for the theft of more than a quarter of a million dollars, calling w...
January 28, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board to present amendment to ethics ordinance
A proposed amendment to the Cherokee County Board of Ethics’ legislation will be presented to Sen. Brandon Beach (R-Alpharetta) Thursday at the quarterly meeting of the county board. Board members ...
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Canton man $150K winner in Georgia Lottery Quik Pik
It was a lucky day for one Canton man who was one of the two winners in a Georgia Lottery drawing. As a father of three Amjad Malik, 45, was ecstatic to win $149,345 from the Jan. 20 Fantasy 5 draw...
January 29, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spread the love: Project Valentine collects items for donation
With Valentine’s Day approaching, the Cherokee Recreation and Parks Agency wants to spread the love in the community and needs the public’s help. In its fourth year of the Project Valentine initiat...
January 28, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schools set to handle inclement weather: Internal changes made to avoid repeat of ‘Snowmageddon’ issues, improve emergency operations
On this date one year ago, Cherokee County ground to a stop as a winter advisory quickly turned into a winter storm that eventually earned the name “Snowmageddon.” The winter storm of Jan. 28, 2014...
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Huckabee to make local stop during book tour
A possible 2016 presidential contender is making a stop in Woodstock on Friday as part of a book tour. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will be at FoxTale Book Shoppe at 4 p.m. with his memoir, “...
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Legislators look back on session: Members focusing on state budget, medical cannabis oil
Two weeks after the 2015 legislative session began, members of the Cherokee County Legislative Delegation reflected on what’s been going on under the Gold Dome. Rep. Michael Caldwell (R-Woodstock) ...
January 25, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton mayor postpones State of the City address
CANTON — While Canton Mayor Gene Hobgood was prepared to give his State of the City address Thursday, the technology odds were against him. Hobgood delayed his presentation on the city’s progress h...
January 24, 2015 10:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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