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Commerce center welcomes Prologic firm’s expansion
A newly formed technology firm is expanding their office to the southwest area of Cherokee County due to its extreme growth over the last year. The Cherokee County Office of Economic Development an...
August 30, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday weekend signals increase in police patrols
Local and state law enforcement agencies plan to have a strong presence during this weekend’s 78-hour Labor Day holiday travel period. Lt. Jay Baker said the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Traffi...
August 29, 2014 12:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Every drop counts: YMCA blood drive draws hope for Canton family
As a 13-year-old Canton boy battles a rare cancer, his mom said it’s things like Thursday’s blood drive that bring a little happiness during a rough time. The Canton YMCA hosted a blood drive Thurs...
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CASA for Children to have new home
A local Cherokee County organization that advocates for children within the foster care system will soon have a permanent place to call home. CASA for Children, Inc. purchased the old Georgia State...
August 28, 2014 12:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elem. school gets on track for staying fit
Large trees cover the new fitness park and quarter-mile track Woodstock Elementary School unveiled during a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday morning. The track, planned to connect with the Woodstock ...
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Workers to enjoy final summer fling: Local offices closing for Labor Day holiday
Commonly recognized by many as the last chance to enjoy warm weather, the Labor Day holiday will be accompanied by many closed local offices Monday. Among those closing for the holiday will be city...
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Financing of closed plant in the works
Until sale, facility poses $100K monthly burden on taxpayers
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Court dismisses Amason ballot case
Libertarian Jeff Amason will not have his name on the November ballot for the House District 21 race after a Fulton County Superior Court judge threw out his case Monday. Amason had hoped to run ag...
August 28, 2014 12:45 AM | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cromer is lone BoE candidate after first day
Only one candidate qualified to run for the District 1 Cherokee County Board of Education seat after the first day to file ended Wednesday. Interim District 1 School Board member Kyla Cromer offici...
August 28, 2014 12:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two running for Canton council seat; Ball Ground incumbents qualify to defend spots
As the first two days of qualifying wrapped up Tuesday, two candidates qualified to run for the Ward 3 Canton City Council seat in the city’s November special election. Downtown Canton businessman ...
August 27, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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