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Three Canton officers promoted within police department
At a promotion ceremony on July 1, three Canton Police officers were recognized for their dedication and service by being promoted to higher ranks within the police department. Chief Mark Mitchell ...
July 08, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holly Springs leaders will consider market trends for redevelopment project
It’s a question that has been asked by many: Where exactly is downtown Holly Springs? While the city does have a town center, it might not be what most people consider a downtown. Remnants of the h...
July 08, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four steroid distributors sentenced
Four men, including three from Cherokee County, were sentenced in an illegal steroid distribution operation in which they were importing raw materials from China and selling the finished product on...
July 05, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Analyst: Syringe sharing poses increased public health threat
Injection drug users are at high risk of contracting blood-borne viruses each time they share needles. However, a public health analyst on injection drug use said syringe sharing is also putting th...
July 03, 2015 11:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Quiet weekend’: County sees no fatalities over Fourth of July holiday
While officials made several arrests of people driving or boating while intoxicated, no fatalities were reported on Cherokee County roads or waterways during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Lt....
July 08, 2015 12:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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School board puts forward 4.56 percent tax increase
The Cherokee County Board of Education is proposing a tax increase of 4.56 percent, but the millage rate will remain the same. The Board of Education is set to hold three public hearings this month...
July 08, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back-to-school clinics scheduled this month
With the start of the next school year on the horizon, the Cherokee County Health Department has planned two back-toschool health clinics for this month. Health department locations in both Canton ...
July 05, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local hot spots put county on the map
For those who have recouped from the Fourth of July holiday and are looking for one last thrill before getting back into the workweek grind, search no further than right here in Cherokee County. “I...
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Waleska clerk wins 2015 statewide finance award
The city clerk from Cherokee County’s smallest city has won one of the biggest statewide awards from the Georgia Municipal Clerks and Finance Officers Association. City Clerk Aimee Abernathy wears ...
July 03, 2015 11:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Secretary, dog retire from Canton Fire Department at the same time
The Canton Fire Department thanked two team members for their hard work Tuesday at a retirement ceremony. Fire Department Administrative Assistant Sandra Degges is retiring after 16 years on the jo...
July 03, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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