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Several residents still unwell with possible WellStar expansion plans
Marietta's Marshall Dye urges Mayor Steve Tumlin to get behind an effort to move WellStar Kennestone Hospital's construction efforts north of its current location, and that any further development, including a bridge over Church Street, is too much for the surrounding neighborhood.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
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Woman's body pulled from north Georgia lake
Cherokee County deputies were called to Lake Arrowhead shortly before 8 p.m. after a boater spotted the body floating in the water.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Kelly Marlow's False Statement Trial Starts Today
Today - Monday, April 21 - is the first day in which a Cherokee County School Board member and two of her associates will stand trail for allegedly making false statements when they accused Superintendent Dr. Frank Petruzielo of trying to run them over last summer in downtown Canton.
Agents Seize Drugs, Exotic Animals From Woodstock Home
Two Woodstock residents who were arrested for trafficking and possessing a variety of drugs were also caught with an array of exotic animals inside their home, including one banned in the U.S. Agents with the Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad have charged Marlena Shae Darby, 19 with trafficking of marijuana, possession of Xanax and possession ... (more)
Abandoned Acworth House Destroyed By Fire
By Kristal Dixon An abandoned house in southwest Cherokee County was destroyed by a fire last week.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Cherokee Fire Marshal Rick Ruh Retires
After nearly seven years of serving Cherokee County residents, Fire Marshal Rick Ruh retired last week.
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.