Cherokee County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Cherokee Charter Students Honor Geist and UsherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    Cherokee Charter SGA students recognized Michael Geist and Rob Usher for their public support of Cherokee Charter Academy and school choice. Students Chandler McCoy, Maeve Spoor, Mackenzie Craft, Demetrius McCants & Laurel Blase of Cherokee Charter Academy's Student Government Association gave special thanks to two former members of the Cherokee County School Board.

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  2. North Georgia Falcons Seeks Middle, High School Boys For TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    The North Georgia Falcons Football Team is looking for middle and high school aged boys in Canton, Cherokee County and north Georgia area to join its 2015 team. Those interested in participating are encouraged to attend an informational meeting, which will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 28 at Orange Methodist Church.

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  3. Ex-Dunwoody detective guilty in kickback schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Business Journal

    Former Dunwoody Police Detective Robert Pasquale Bentivegna pleaded guilty to disclosing sensitive law enforcement information in exchange for kickbacks for him and his family. According to Acting U.S. Attorney John Horn , the charges and other information presented in court: In July 2011, Bentivegna, a career law enforcement officer employed at the time with the Dunwoody Police Department and who had also served as a federal task force officer, began using an individual connected with a variety of illegal activities as a confidential informant.

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  4. Former Officer Pleads Guilty to Kickback SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    Robert Pasquale Bentivegna, a former detective with the Dunwoody Police Department, has pleaded guilty to disclosing sensitive law enforcement information in exchange for receiving kickbacks for him and his family, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia said on Monday. Bentivegna, 64, of Woodstock pleaded guilty to computer fraud for accessing information in the Georgia Crime Information Center's database for an "improper purpose."

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  5. New Principal Tapped To Lead Cherokee High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    The Cherokee County School Board on Thursday recognized the retiring administrators, and also commended the new faces tapped to fill those posts. Director of School Operations Ron Dunnavant is retiring, and Cherokee High School Principal Debra Murdock has been appointed to the post; Sequoyah High School Assistant Principal Todd Miller was appointed as Cherokee's new principal; Woodstock High School Principal Dr. Paul Weir has been appointed to fill the Director of School Improvement post vacated earlier this year with the promotion of Susan McCarthy to assistant superintendent.

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  6. New Faces Will Lead Woodstock, Towne Lake SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    The Cherokee County School Board on Thursday recognized the retiring administrators, and also commended the new faces tapped to fill those posts. Woodstock High School Principal Dr. Paul Weir has been appointed to fill the Director of School Improvement post vacated earlier this year with the promotion of Susan McCarthy to assistant superintendent.

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  7. The Fresh Market To Open Store in RoswellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    The Fresh Market continues to grow its chain of specialty grocery stores and and will soon open a new location in Roswell. The company has signed a lease for a new location, which is expected to open in late 2015.

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  8. Restaurant Week Returns To Downtown WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    Downtown Woodstock Restaurant Week has started for residents looking to do something a little different for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Restaurant Week, which runs March 22-29, will include a week of specials at popular downtown Woodstock eateries and shops "to celebrate the unique food we have to offer right here in your city," Main Street Woodstock said in its news release.

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  9. Canton Man Convicted in Bar Shooting DeathRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    A Cobb County jury has convicted a Canton resident in the shooting death of another man outside a now-defunct bar. The jury on Friday found Dennis Lee Hampton, 43, guilty in the shooting death of Takilam Terrell, 34, of Sandy Springs, District Attorney Vic Reynolds said.

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  10. 2 New GCSO Deputies GraduateRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Fetch Your News

    From the GCSO: CONGRATULATIONS to our two newest deputies who graduated from the Georgia Public Safety Training Center, Cherokee County Academy, in Canton, Georgia on March 20th. During the 11-week training program, the cadets are given instruction on various law enforcement topics including criminal law, constitutional law, Georgia law, traffic law, accident investigation, emergency vehicle operations, firearms training, the use of deadly force, and family violence law, as well as many other topics.

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  11. Serial robber strikes another CVSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WTVM

    The CVS on Highway 92 in Acworth is the latest in what investigators are calling a crime spree that spans all over North Georgia. "He goes right in as the store's opening, takes the clerk to the back, makes them open the safe, gets what he can get from the safe, makes them go into the bathroom, and he leaves," said Cherokee County Sheriffs Lt.

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  12. 15 Part-Time Job Openings Near CummingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    You can search for part-time and full-time jobs in every category imaginable. You can post a job, too. Police say the man was wearing dark clothing when he was hit by a vehicle Friday evening near Wade Green Road in southwest Cherokee County.

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  13. 14 Part-Time Job Openings Near DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    Police say the man was wearing dark clothing when he was hit by a vehicle Friday evening near Wade Green Road in southwest Cherokee County. You can search for part-time and full-time jobs in every category imaginable.

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  14. Publix Georgia Marathon Won By Divinity StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Fox News

    A soggy Sunday with Spring showers did not hinder the inspired running performance of 23-year old David McWilliams -- who won the 2015 Publix Georgia marathon with a race time of 2 hour and 34 minutes. It was the first win for McWilliams, a divinity student at Emory University, and amazingly, only his 2nd marathon ever.

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  15. College student writes novel with his eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | KYTX-TV News

    A retro gamer just shattered a world record. He has the highest score on a game you've probably never heard of, a rare game from the 80's, that few have been able to master.

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  16. Know Before You Go: Dacula Restaurant InspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    Police say the man was wearing dark clothing when he was hit by a vehicle Friday evening near Wade Green Road in southwest Cherokee County. You can search for part-time and full-time jobs in every category imaginable.

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  17. Piedmont Residential Offering Buyer's Incentive at Canton CommunityRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    Piedmont Residential's Park Village community was recently featured on Atlanta's Best New Homes Television courtesy of Atlanta Gas Light. Located in Canton, this community offers beautiful homes, a great amenity package and convenient access to downtown Canton.

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  18. Roswell employee named International Songwriting Competition semi-finalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Roswell employee Carisa Turner has been named a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition for her track "Come Down." For the last two and a half years, Carisa Turner has served as a community relations coordinator for the city of Roswell.

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  19. ICYMI: Career Expo Seeks To Fill Hundreds of PositionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    The Georgia Department of Labor and the Cherokee Office of Economic Development this week will co-sponsor the Cherokee County Expo. The job fair will be held from 2 p.m to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center at 1130 Bluff Parkway in Canton.

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  20. Hug from God': Ministries give patients threads of hope, love with prayer shawlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | MDJonline.com

    ... to me. I thought what a wonderful thing if we could do this for our patients or residents who are sick," the Cherokee County resident said. She and her husband, Lee Dowdy, have two children. Through her work, Dowdy saw that family and employees ...

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