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Cherokee Fire Marshal Rick Ruh Retires
After nearly seven years of serving Cherokee County residents, Fire Marshal Rick Ruh retired last week.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Animal Advocacy Group Plans K-9 Memorial Fundraiser
Green Pets America Charities is asking the public to come out and support its efforts to fund a proposed law enforcement K-9 memorial.
Upper Etowah River Alliance Named Extraordinary Watershed Group
The Upper Etowah River Alliance and a local volunteer have both been commended for their efforts to protecting local waterways.
Marlow Case Heads To Trial On Monday
The case against a Cherokee County School Board member and two of her associates who accused Superintendent Dr. Frank Petruzielo of trying to run them over last summer will head to trial on Monday.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Pitsco Network for April-May celebrates success
At Pitsco, we take all your successes - both in and outside the classroom - personally.
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Chip Rogers and GPB are apparently parting ways
Chip Rogers, a former state senator who left elected office to take a six-figure position with Georgia Public Broadcasting, has reportedly been let go from his gig.
Dixie Speedway Exhibit On Display At Museum
The history of one of the south's most famous dirt tracks is now on display in Cherokee County.
Cherokee Grand Jury: Delay Release Of Ball Ground Recycling Audit
A Cherokee County grand jury has asked Blue Ridge Judicial Circuit District Attorney Shannon Wallace to delay releasing the forensic audit on the failed Ball Ground Recycling venture.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Driver Charged With Vehicular Homicide in Fatal Wreck
The driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal two-vehicle wreck last week in unincorporated Acworth has been charged with vehicular homicide.
Suspect Killed By Woodstock Officer Had Active Arrest Warrants
The man who was shot and killed by a Woodstock police officer last week in a Walmart parking lot had active warrants out for his arrest.
Cherokee Sheriff's Office Looking For Runaway Teenager
The Cherokee Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help them locate a 15-year-old girl from Ball Ground who has run away from home.
Cherokee BOE Wants Kelly Marlow To Pay Fine
The Cherokee County School Board is expected to collect the ethics fine levied against District 1 member Kelly Marlow during its meeting tonight.
Cherokee Historical Society Fails To Save Bell's Store
Months of working the phones in an attempt to relocate a historic building targeted for demolition have ended on a somber note.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Cherokee 4-H Club Hosts Rabies Clinic
The Cherokee County Environmental Health Department will join forces with the Cherokee County 4-H Club to host a rabies clinic for residents who've yet to vaccinate their pets.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Dog Bitten By Rabid Raccoon In Waleska
A dog defending its owner from an aggressive raccoon has been quarantined after the rodent tested positive for rabies.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Deadline To Register To Vote In May Primary Is April 21
Woodstock and Cherokee County residents have just one more week to register to vote in the May 20 general primary.
Woman Arrested After Shooting Boyfriend in Back, Shoulder
A woman has been arrested and charged with shooting her boyfriend twice in their eastern Cherokee County home.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Motorcyclist Killed in Fatal Southwest Cherokee Wreck
By Kristal Dixon Charges are pending in an accident that took the life of a motorcyclist late Friday afternoon.
North Georgia Redneck Games Come to Cherokee
The North Georgia Redneck Games will come to Cherokee County next month. The games will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 10 at Sutallee Baptist Church.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Resident: Anti-Public School Ideology 'Hurts Home Values'
Editor's note: the following is a letter to the editor from Woodstock resident John Konop.