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  1. Gala To Help Foundation Support Cherokee Teachers, StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... on Saturday, March 14, 2015. The black-tie optional event at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center in Canton begins with a cocktail hour and silent auction at 6:30 p.m. and dinner, awards and entertainment at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $75 ...

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  2. Cherokee Charter Academy Holds Community Information SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Cherokee Charter Academy will hold information sessions for the public on Thursday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at the school located at 2126 Sixes Road in Canton. The event is free and open to the public.

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  3. School District Releases Rendering of New Administrative BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    The Cherokee County School District has released a conceptual architectural rendering of its plans to build a new central office building in downtown Canton. In a memo sent to Cherokee County School Board members, Superintendent Dr. Frank Petruzielo on Wednesday unveiled additional details about the district's plans to preserve certain aspects of Building A, the former Canton Cotton Mill office, and Building B, the former Canton Grammar School.

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  4. Martha BuffingtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | MainStreetNews.com

    Martha Ann Buffington, 68, died Monday, January 26, 2015, at Northridge Health and Rehab. Mrs. Buffington was born in Canton, the daughter of the late Wayne McCellan and Nora Mae Hammontree Cantrell.

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  5. Darren WrightRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Herald-Citizen

    Graveside services for Darren Glen Wright, 52, of Cookeville, will be held at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Ga. No services will be held in Cookeville.

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  6. Canton Delays Fire Station Agreement With CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Canton residents will have to wait another month before it will know whether their leaders will enter into an agreement with Cherokee County on its northwest fire station. The Canton City Council on Monday unanimously voted to delay action on a proposed intergovernmental agreement with Cherokee County, which would have allowed the county to operate the station slated to be built in the Laurel Canyon development.

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  7. Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic Continues Its Dynamic Expansion with New...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | PRWeb

    ... patients to expand our services, so after the successful opening of our Cumming office in 2013, we looked West toward Canton and Woodstock," said Mike Butler, CEO of POC. "With Atlanta traffic what it is, we want to offer more convenience to our ...

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  8. Retired Educator Named First Citizen of CherokeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Frankie Ferguson Shepherd has been named the 40th recipient of the First Citizen of Cherokee County award. Shepherd was honored during the Cherokee Chamber of Commerce's 44th Annual Meeting, which was held Jan. 22. Shepherd, who resides in Canton, was principal of the Ralph Bunche School until she retired in 1999 from the Cherokee County School District.

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  9. Mr. Berton Allan Finken: ObituaryRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Mr. Finken was born in Port Clinton, Ohio. He was a Tool & Dye Operator. He is survived by son, Fred Allan Finken of Napolean, Ohio; Mother, lillian Brown of Canton, GA; brothers, Robert Finken and Ralph Finken, both of Dawsonville, GA; sister, Teresa Deisenroth of Genoa, Ohio.

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  10. Petruzielo: Not in Taxpayer's "Best Interest" To Renovate BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Patch.com

    ... a new complex. Petruzielo last week recommended to the board that the district demolish both Building A, the former Canton Cotton Mill offices, and Building B, the former Canton Grammar School. Building B was renovated more than 30 years ago for ...

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  11. Cherokee Resident Saves Georgia State Patrol Trooper's LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Patch.com

    ... Steve Walker, a trooper with the state agency. Walker in July 2014 was exercising at the BridgeMill Athletic Club in Canton when he suffered a heart attack, the American Red Cross said. The award is presented to about 150 to 175 people each year ...

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  12. Petition Created To Save Historic BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Patch.com

    ... The society on Wednesday said that both buildings are listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of Canton's historic district and are the key to keeping the historic characteristics of the city in place. "Over the years, Canton has ...

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  13. Showing respect for a funeral procession: tradition vs. lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... Veteran from St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marietta, to his final resting place at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. "You can't do enough for the individuals that laid their life on the line to protect us and provide us with the freedoms that ...

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  14. Group Wants School Board To Integrate Historic Buildings Into Office PlansRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Patch.com

    Photo: Building B, the former Canton Grammar School. The building was closed by the Cherokee County School District six years ago due to structural, safety and health concerns.

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  15. Mandi Ballinger Named To House Deputy Whip TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Patch.com

    ... for information between members and our caucus leadership." The Deputy Whip team will include: Mandi Ballinger (R-Canton), Buzz Brockway (R-Lawrenceville), Valerie Clark (R-Lawrenceville), Geoff Duncan (R-Cumming), Micah Gravely (R-Douglasville), ...

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  16. New Cherokee School Board Members Take OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Patch.com

    Two new faces and three familiar ones all took office last week to start new terms on the Cherokee County School Board. Woodstock residents Clark Menard and Rick Steiner, Hickory Flat resident John Harmon and Canton residents Mike Chapman and Kyla Cromer were all sworn in by Cherokee County Probate Judge Keith Wood last week during the school board's meeting on Thursday.

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  17. Roswell Development Authority discusses 2015 opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... the ones that are closer to the greenspace." The development, Mimms said, can also be a factor in alleviating Canton Street parking problems. "We're still looking at the Roswell Green being a partial solution to connecting the city hall parking lot ...

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  18. Student Organizes Concert To Shine a Light on Suicide AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Patch.com

    Canton teenager, Chandler Clenney, is hosting a benefit concert next month to raise suicide awareness and prevention among her peers. Chandler, a senior at Creekview High School, chose suicide awareness as the subject for her senior project.

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  19. MLK event unites the city of CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MDJonline.com

    Special guest speaker Isaac Newton Farris Jr., the nephew of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., speaks about his uncle's legacy and hopes at the 17th annual MLK Unity Breakfast in Canton on Saturday.

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  20. Petruzielo: Replace Former Canton Mill Office, Grammar School BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Patch.com

    Superintendent of Schools Dr. Frank Petruzielo is recommending the Cherokee County School Board proceed with the process of building a new central office complex in downtown Canton. That recommendation, however, comes with one caveat: the school board would have to demolish the district's administration buildings known as Building A and Building B in downtown Canton.

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