Cherokee County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Business Association Donates Food To MUST MinistriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Members of the Ball Ground Business and Community Association this week donated boxes of food to MUST Ministries' facility in Canton. MUST Ministries' Canton office, located at 111 Brown Industrial Parkway, offers food, clothing, employment services as well as breads & sweets to the area's less fortunate residents.

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  2. Mitchell: I Have "Big Shoes To Fill" As Canton Police ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    For Assistant Chief Mark Mitchell, continuing to build upon the foundation Canton Police Chief Robert Merchant has created will be his primary goal when he formally succeeds his boss on Jan. 1. Mitchell communicated that message earlier this week when City Manager Glen Cummins announced he's chosen him to succeed Merchant, who announced earlier this month he plans to retire at the end of the year. Cummins said his style of management involves promoting people within agencies if they are capable enough to do the job.

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  3. Grocery Store Tour Teaches Families How To Make Healthy ChoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    "It's time to become more conscious about eating healthy," Arvizu-Villela said, "and that means making healthier choices at the grocery store and learning how to prepare food in a healthy way." Arvizu-Villela, through North Georgia Health District 1-2 of the Georgia Department of Public Health and its Women, Infants and Children program, conducted a Share our Strength and Cooking Matters tour on Oct. 22 at Kroger on Marietta Highway in Canton.

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  4. Woodstock Boy, 10, Organizes Football Game To Fight CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    Jameson Wharton, a fifth-grade student at Little River Elementary School, has organized a football game in which players will wear pink and pay $5 to play. The proceeds of the game, which will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, will go to the American Cancer Society.

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  5. Amicalola EMC Donates Scholarship Funds To Reinhardt UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... service area. Created in 1988, the A DAY for Reinhardt campaign is an annual effort to provide support for Cherokee County students attending Reinhardt. A DAY helps to fund the University's Cherokee County Grant Program, which gives eligible ...

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  6. Bartow Blotter 10.23Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Tribune News

    ... Oct. 21 a Daniel Andrew Bowling, 26, of 260 Meridian St., Canton, was arrested on an agency assist for Cherokee County Sheriff's Office. a Garrick Jerome Brown, 19, of 124 Evergreen Trail, Cartersville, was arrested on an agency assist for Corpus ...

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  7. Woodstock Reviews Scaled Back Amphitheater DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The council reviewed a scaled back design of its amphitheater, which would be built at the Park at City Center. The project would be funded with Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax dollars.

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  8. Funeral Home Owner Purchases Vests For Canton Police OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    A local funeral home owner recently reached into his own pocket to give back to the men and women of the Canton Police Department. Casey Guyton, owner of Canton-based Sosebee Funeral Home, recently purchased and supplied every officer with the agency with an external vest carrier.

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  9. Holly Springs, Hickory Flat Voters Can Cast Ballots This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... schools superintendent and a U.S. Senate seat, Woodstock and Towne Lake voters will also elect their next Cherokee County Commission chair. Residents will choose between incumbent Republican Buzz Ahrens and Independent challenger Carolyn Cosby. ...

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  10. Canton, Sixes Voters Can Cast Their Ballots on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Voters who reside in Canton and the Sixes community can spend part of their Saturday voting ahead of the Nov. 4 general election. Early/advanced voting will continue the week of Monday, Oct. 27. Residents can vote from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 27 through Friday, Oct. 31 at those five previously mentioned locations.

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  11. Asia Stawicka Named YMCA 2014 Volunteer of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Asia Stawicka of Canton will receive the YMCA of Metro Atlanta's 2014 Volunteer of the Year award for her service at the G. Cecil Pruett Community Center Family YMCA. She will be honored at the annual volunteer recognition dinner Monday, November 10, 2014.

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  12. BBB Advises: How to Keep Your Credit Cards Safe During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & NE Georgia reminds Woodstock-towne Lake consumers that the holidays are a prime target for credit card scammers due to the sheer number of consumers using their credit card to make purchases. Scammers are ready and waiting to take advantage of the increased use and are on the lookout to steal credit card information.

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  13. Candlelight Vigil Will Memorialize Domestic Violence VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... work here, is that it is never that easy. In fact, leaving is often the most dangerous time for victims." Cherokee County Domestic Violence Task Force Chair David Simmons added the task force and the center have both made "many strides in Cherokee ...

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  14. Roswell Unemployment Rate Falls To 5.5 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    According to figures released on Thursday by the Georgia Department of Labor, the city's rate in September clocked in at 5.5 percent, down from 6.2 percent reported in August. The city's rate last month remains slight lower than 5.7 percent reported last year.

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  15. Wheeler trying to slide into playoff pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | MDJonline.com

    Game: Etowah at Wheeler , 7:30 p.m. Last year: Etowah 31, Wheeler 14 All-time series: Wheeler leads 8-6 Prediction: Etowah 31, Wheeler 28 Wheeler will be the smaller team tonight when it hosts Etowah, but that isn't anything unusual for the Wildcats.

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  16. Home Spotlight: Beautiful Woodstock Home with Professional LandscapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    This week's Zillow Home Spotlight is a 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home located at 109 Estates Avenue in Woodstock. At 4,497 square feet, this home features hardwood flooring throughout, a security system, a terrace level deck with a bar, and a custom saltwater pool with a waterfall.

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  17. Raiders can't manage another upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | MDJonline.com

    Walton quarterback Josh White takes the ball on his own as he tries to outrun a Milton defender Friday.

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  18. Willis J. Johnston, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Review

    Willis J. Johnston, of East Liverpool, passed away Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at his home following a lengthy illness. He was 86. Born in East Liverpool, Sept.

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  19. Canton Rejects Plan To Use Garbage Fees To Clean Up Blighted PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... that would be targeted under the proposal. Huffman defended his proposal, adding he's even met with Cherokee County Commission Chair Buzz Ahrens and County Manager Jerry Cooper to discuss the initiative. Ahrens told Huffman that the city would need ...

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  20. Gareth M. BevardRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    Gareth was born June 25, 1950, in Sterling. He graduated in 1969 from Rock Falls High School, and from Jones Business College in Orlando, Florida, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree.

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