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Hearing to talk proposed 2015 budget Tuesday
Residents wanting to give their input on the Cherokee County proposed budget for 2015 will have the opportunity to address the Board of Commissioners during the public hearing at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Th...
September 21, 2014 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock Police Department uses Narcan for first time
Shortly after training officers on how to administer the life-saving drug Narcan, Woodstock Police Department responded to a call of an unresponsive female and was able to administer the overdose-r...
September 20, 2014 04:35 PM | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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5 years later, ripples still remain from flooding
Five years after the most expensive disaster in Cherokee County history, ripples from the flood of 2009 can still be felt in some areas. Sunday marks the fifth anniversary of the flood on Sept. 21,...
September 20, 2014 12:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Billing for disposal will stay in-house
Residents will continue to pay the city for garbage and recycling services, after a decision by the Canton City Council at its meeting Thursday. Council members voted 4-1 to renew the contract with...
September 20, 2014 12:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expansion set for active adult community site
Baby boomers are driving the housing market, and Canton’s Soleil Laurel Canyon is helping meet their needs. The active adult community for those age 55 and up is set to expand, after garnering nati...
September 21, 2014 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock firefighters undergo training
Staff reports Woodstock firefighters underwent training in order to better prepare for fire in high buildings. Firefighter Ben Reed, Lt. Chris Durdin, firefighter Trae Thomas, Sgt. Todd Intermill, ...
September 20, 2014 04:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ingram stepping in for Cummins during absence
Canton’s Chief Financial Officer Nathan Ingram has temporarily stepped into the role as city manager after City Manager Glen Cummins began four weeks of vacation. Ingram said he resumed the role Mo...
September 20, 2014 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stocking hope: Nonprofit in need of donations, goods
Never Alone Outreach has provided for Cherokee County families in need over the last eight years and now asks the community to help keep the shelves stocked. The nonprofit organization serves about...
September 19, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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’05-issued bond to be refinanced
Davenport and Company is set to return to the Canton City Council tonight and present its report on refinancing the city’s $19.1 million bond issued in 2005. Canton’s chief financial officer Nathan...
September 18, 2014 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Well-known Canton business owner had ‘a heart of gold’
Founder of Pied Piper Pest Control, a dedicated member of the South Cherokee Optimist Club and an avid supporter of the Anna Crawford Children’s Center, Stephen Sandridge, 70, of Woodstock, died Sa...
September 17, 2014 12:05 AM | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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