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Construction on schedule: DOT conducts meeting on project operations, benefits
With construction on the new express lanes on Interstate 75 in Cobb County well underway, Cherokee residents can expect to see work on the project begin on Interstate 575 in the spring. The Georgia...
December 18, 2014 10:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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BoC approves contract extension for Blalock Road Landfill
The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners approved extending a contract with the company responsible for supervising the methane levels at the closed Blalock Road Landfill. The commission also agr...
December 18, 2014 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton resident offers reward to identify burglary suspect
A Canton resident is offering a $500 reward for anyone who can help identify the man who broke into his vehicle parked at his home. Lindsay Taylor reported two laptops, a laptop bag, two hard drive...
December 18, 2014 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ball Ground to consider purchases, projects
The Ball Ground City Council has several new business items on the agenda for its meeting tonight, including consideration of purchases and projects. At the meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. at Ball Gr...
December 17, 2014 11:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New committee to talk solutions for parking issue
As parking remains a hot topic in downtown Canton, two city council members heard ideas and discussed possible solutions with about 25 residents and business owners Tuesday. Councilmen Bill Grant a...
December 18, 2014 10:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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MUST be Christmas: Student focuses on giving back for her senior project
While many teens are getting ready to open presents this holiday season, one local high school student focused her efforts on helping others in the community. Lindsey Holmes-Toltzman, a senior at R...
December 18, 2014 10:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celebs attend Enduring Hearts 5K
Many celebrities and athletes came out to support the Inaugural Enduring Hearts Santa’s Sleigh 5K holiday run on Saturday.
December 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton Council set to vote on fire station operation
The Canton City Council is set to end the debate tonight on who will operate the Laurel Canyon fire station with a deciding vote to either move forward or end the talks with the county. Councilman ...
December 18, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New subdivision approved with some conditions
A new subdivision off Hickory Road got the final go-ahead Monday from the Holly Springs City Council. Alpharetta-based developer Ryland Homes received approval to rezone 87.38 acres east of Stringe...
December 16, 2014 10:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Inmate dies from apparent medical complications Saturday
An inmate at the Cherokee County Adult Detention Center died Saturday from what appeared to be complications from a medical condition, a preliminary autopsy report shows. Demetrie Jones, 32, of Ell...
December 16, 2014 07:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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