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New extension agent ready with answers
Cherokee County’s new county extension agent is on the job and available to answer spring lawn and gardening questions. Josh Fuder, who took the position in March, joins County Coordinator Trudy Ch...
May 28, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Architect hired for northwest Canton fire station
A new architect has been selected to design the northwest Canton fire station at Laurel Canyon. The Canton City Council, at its May 21 meeting, approved 4-1, with Ward 1 Councilman Hooky Huffman di...
May 27, 2015 12:29 AM | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Major’ heroin trafficker faces charges
A Woodstock man police have identified as a major heroin source in Cherokee County faces drug trafficking and possession charges after being indicted by a Cherokee County grand jury earlier this mo...
May 27, 2015 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Canton Main Street director announced
The city of Canton has a new Main Street director. Micah Fowler, 29, who took over the job May 18 after being chosen from a pool of 30 applicants, was hired at an annual salary of $39,140. Fowler w...
May 27, 2015 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plan for Hwy. 92 corridor laid out; Woodstock Council expected to vote at June 8 meeting
With several recommendations from re-striping the road to creating mixed-use areas, the Woodstock City Council is expected to vote on an improvement plan for the Highway 92 corridor at its meeting ...
May 28, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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New movie set to begin filming in Canton
A new movie is set to start filming in Canton as early as Friday, utilizing the historic Canton Theatre and the old Cherokee County School District offices. The Canton City Council, at its May 21 m...
May 27, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day weekend sees bomb squad, missing men
While there were no fatalities reported in Cherokee County over the Memorial Day weekend, authorities had a busy weekend dealing with two missing men, the bomb squad and several wrecks. The Cobb Co...
May 27, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready for the next step: Thousands of Cherokee seniors set to graduate this week
With high school graduations set for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 2,500 Cherokee County seniors will walk across the stage and receive their diplomas this year. More than half of the county’s gra...
May 27, 2015 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Services to observe Memorial Day in Woodstock, Canton
A former county commission chair and a U.S. representative will be making appearances on Memorial Day as the community remembers those who gave their lives in service to their country. Retired Lt. ...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ribbon cut as Hasty opens special needs playground
Hasty Elementary School Fine Arts Academy has a brand new playground specially made for students with special needs. Thanks to several generous sponsors, including the Service League of Cherokee Co...
May 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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