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Lt. Col Hunton is named new chief marshal
With more than 30 years in law enforcement, Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Lt. Col. Ron Hunton was named the county’s new chief marshal. Cherokee County Manager Jerry Cooper announced Friday that Hunton...
July 30, 2014 12:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teen stable after being trapped following a single vehicle-wreck
From staff reports A 16-year-old female driver was entrapped after a single vehicle wreck Monday morning. Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to the wreck on East Cherokee Drive a...
July 29, 2014 07:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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End of an era: After 80 years, historic Bell’s Store demolished
Only a pile of rubble and bricks remains where historic Bell’s Store stood for about 80 years at the crossroad of Union Hill Road and Georgia Highway 20. After a long fight by county commissioners,...
July 27, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foreclosure rate declining as job market improves
The rate of foreclosures in Cherokee County is progressively down in July compared to the triple digits reported in 2013. In July, 87 foreclosures were advertised in the Tribune, the county’s legal...
July 26, 2014 10:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Firefighter fights blaze at relative’s home
CANTON — An emergency call of a house fire Friday on Beauty Drive was a familiar address for one firefighter. When Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services and the Canton Fire Department were ca...
July 30, 2014 12:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Cross blood drives Thursday
From staff reports Facing a high blood shortage, the American Red Cross is need of donors willing to roll up a sleeve and give. Two blood drives will be held locally on Thursday. Donors can donate ...
July 29, 2014 07:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man drowns at Lake Allatoona northwest of Atlanta
Authorities are investigating a drowning at Lake Allatoona.
July 28, 2014 12:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials: Canton budget work in progress
While the Canton City Council has reviewed a preliminary budget, Chief Finance Officer Nathan Ingram anticipates changes and more discussions to come before the first budget public hearing Aug. 7. ...
July 27, 2014 12:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police rescue man trapped in house fire
Three Canton Police officers are being lauded for their heroic efforts in rescuing a handicapped man from his burning home Thursday night. The home on Marietta Highway had flames shooting from the ...
July 27, 2014 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight Cherokee County students selected for Model ARC program
Eight Cherokee County School District students were recently selected to participate in a program designed to immerse and engage metro area high school students in key issues affecting the Atlanta ...
July 26, 2014 10:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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