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First-day numbers add up to more students for 2015-16
The first day of school is fast approaching on Monday and the Cherokee County School District has been working diligently to accommodate for an enrollment of 41,673 students for the 2015-16 school ...
July 31, 2015 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Etowah River Park grand opening event this Saturday
Nestled on more than 80 acres in the Canton-Cherokee Industrial Park, a newly constructed active park is ready for play. The city of Canton will host a grand opening event for Etowah River Park, on...
July 31, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holly Springs city planners to consider requests tonight
With development on the rise in Holly Springs, the city’s planning commission is expected to make recommendations on several hot-button issues at its meeting tonight, including a controversial appl...
July 29, 2015 11:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee County Aquatic Center to host Family Fun Night Friday
As fun in the summer sun begins to wind down, the Cherokee County Aquatic Center wants to thank residents who helped make the swim season a success by throwing a poolside bash. Family Fun Night wil...
July 29, 2015 11:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff’s office candidates talk future goals in annual political forum
Political candidates for the November 2015 and 2016 elections gathered in an open-air pavilion at a family-run farm Tuesday to publically launch their campaigns and discuss their strategies. The po...
July 31, 2015 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton woman cited in wreck that injured three
Authorities said two minors and an adult were injured in a two-vehicle wreck in front of Creekview High School Thursday morning. Lt. Jay Baker, spokesman for the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office, said dep...
July 31, 2015 12:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canton police charge two teens in entering auto case
Two teens were caught Monday evening trying to break into a vehicle parked in the River Green subdivision, Canton Police said. Authorities said police were dispatched to the subdivision at about 5 ...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sales tax holiday kicks off Friday in Cherokee
A sales tax break on some items coupled with door-buster deals can only mean one thing: It’s back-to-school time in Cherokee County. During the tax-free weekend, which runs from 12:01 a.m. Friday t...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police charge teen in robbery case
Detectives with the Canton Police Department have closed an investigation into a robbery at a local apartment complex after charging a 17-year-old in the case. A spokesman for the Canton Police Dep...
July 29, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holly Springs earns prestigious budget award
Officials with the city of Holly Springs announced Tuesday the city had received the Government Finance Officers Association Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its 2015 budget. City Manage...
July 29, 2015 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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