Cherokee County Newswire (Page 7)

Cherokee County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cherokee County, GA. (Page 7)

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  1. In Loving Memory of Minnie L. Okes, 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    Mrs. Minnie L. Okes, 72, of Kennesaw, GA left this world for her eternal home on December 28, 2015. Minnie was born on June 11, 1943 in Mobile, AL to the late Leonard and Amelia Day.

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  2. More flooding: Forecast calls for back-to-back heavy rain eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... storms is passing through today. The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a flood watch for Cherokee County through Friday evening. Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Division of Emergency Management Director Renee Cornelison said ...

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  3. Woodstock girls basketball team donates food itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    First Selectman Allan D. Walker Jr., met with the captains and a coach of the Woodstock Middle School girls' basketball team to accept a donation of non-perishable food items for the Thompson Ecumenical Empowerment Group, also known as TEEG. “At first, girls were motivated to participate because each donation excused the player from sprints during practices,” Rachel said, giggling.

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  4. David Potts coming on to city councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    After running unopposed in the November city election, Woodstock's newest councilman, David Potts, is ready to get to work to make what he calls a great city even better.

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  5. Where To Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Holly SpringsRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Do you still have your Christmas tree up and decorated? Are you stumped on how you will dispose of it? Well, don't fret! The statewide 25th annual Bring One for the Chipper initiative will be held on Saturday, Jan. 2, and three locations in Cherokee County will host collection drives. In Woodstock, you can drop off your tree from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Olde Rope Mill Park.

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  6. Job Fair Funds Work-Based Learning Scholarship ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Over a dozen employers have already signed up to take part in a job fair designed for veterans, people with disabilities, students and other job seekers. The event, sponsored by the Cobb-Cherokee Employer Committee, will be held 2-5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13 at the Smyrna Community Center located at 200 Village Green in Smyrna.

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  7. 3-Star 2017 Free Safety Stuart Head Commits to Stanford on Christmas EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Rule of Tree

    Christmas is a time where people gather with their friends and family and talk about what is happening in their lives and to be appreciative of one another. On this Christmas Eve, Stanford's football family just got a little bit bigger.

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  8. Operation Safe Ride Offers Alternative To Drunk DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    If you party a little too hard in Woodstock on New Year's Eve, the Woodstock Police Department wants to ensure you get home safely. That's why the agency will once again conduct Operation Safe Ride this year.

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  9. Cobb Job Fair Announced; Proceeds Will Fund ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    About 15 employers have already signed up with about 23 expected to participate in a job fair in Cobb County designed for veterans, people with disabilities, students and other job seekers. The event will be sponsored by the Cobb-Cherokee Employer Committee on Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 2-5 p.m. at the Smyrna Community Center located at 200 Village Green in Smyrna.

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  10. Homes Recently Sold in Woodstock and Towne LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    Check out these top 10 rated restaurants in and near Woodstock, based on Yelp reviews. Did your neighbors get it right?

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  11. STARBASE 1.5 -- Mission AccomplishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    One of the goals of Cherokee Charter Academy 's new STARBASE 1.5 club is for students to explore potential careers and observe STEM applications in the real world. That mission was accomplished in a big way with the program's visit to the Cherokee County Regional Airport in Ball Ground.

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  12. Mom charged in death of 24-day-old daughter who had several severe injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The search ended Tuesday for a Canton mother wanted in connection with the death of her 24-day-old daughter who deputies said had severe injuries on different parts of her body when she died Sunday at an Atlanta hospital. Alyssa Kincaid, 24, was taken into custody during a traffic stop and charged with second-degree cruelty to children, according to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office .

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  13. Two people in jail following baby's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... by press time. More charges could be filed and the case remains open, Baker said. Campbell appeared before a Cherokee County Magistrate judge on Monday and was denied bond, according to jail records. The incident began late Thursday night when ...

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  14. Alpharetta Motorist Injured in Head-On CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... the Nissan, who had to be extricated from the vehicle, suffered deep cuts on various areas of her body, said Cherokee County Fire Captain Fred Dobson. The driver of the Corrolla, identified as 24-year-old Alpharetta resident Omar Goldwin Clarke, 24, ...

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  15. Cherokee County Wins Excellence In Youth Sports AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... and how well they demonstrate that they embrace a child-centered recreational sports philosophy. In 2014, Cherokee County qualified as a finalist and was recognized with Honorable Mention. Building upon that success, the county in 2015 was awarded ...

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  16. Woman In Critical Condition Following Head-On CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    Canton, GA -- A motorist has been rushed to the hospital in critical condition following a head-on collision Tuesday afternoon in Cherokee County. Crews with Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to the crash just after 1 p.m. Dec. 15 on Cumming Highway at Water Tank Road in the Macedonia community, the agency said in a press release.

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  17. Police issue warrant for Georgia mother in death of 24-day-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A Cherokee County sheriff's official says police have issued an arrest warrant for the mother of a deceased 24-day-old girl. Sheriff's Lt.

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  18. CCSD Senior Bowl Set For ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    Woodstock, GA -- More than 400 Cherokee County School District seniors will participate in the Second Annual CCSD Senior Bowl, which will be held on Thursday at Cherokee High School. Varsity Brands is the title sponsor for the event.

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  19. Holiday Sober Driving Campaign Kicks Off Dec. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    Canton, GA -- If you plan to have a cocktail or two before hitting the town this holiday season, the Governor's Office of Highway Safety has a message for you: "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over." Because the holiday travel period is such a dangerous time on Georgia roads, law enforcement agencies statewide will be actively searching for and arresting impaired drivers from Dec. 16 to Jan. 1 in conjunction with the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign, the agency said.

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  20. Arrest Warrant Issued For Mother In Baby's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Patch.com

    Woodstock, GA -- Detectives with the Cherokee Sheriff's Office have taken out an arrest warrant for the mother of Ciara Campbell , the 24-day-old baby who died Sunday. Alyssa Kincaid, 24, of Canton is wanted on one count of cruelty to children in the second degree in connection to the death of her daughter, sheriff's office spokesperson Lt.

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