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ATLANTA - The Georgia Senate passed legislation Monday that would bring additional scrutiny to the state’s lucrative tax credit and exemption programs.
ATLANTA - Legislation to reduce the number of standardized tests public school students must take in Georgia advanced in the state Senate on Monday.
In what could be the most dominant championship run in the history of the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC), No. 2 Reinhardt steamrolled its way to 12 bids to the national championship following its third-straight conference title on Saturday.
ATLANTA - Investments in freight rail would land a permanent spot in annual state budgets under legislation the Georgia House of Representatives passed overwhelmingly on Monday.
ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers stepped closer to increasing the per-ton fee to store toxic coal ash at landfills Monday by passing legislation out of the state Senate.
ATLANTA - Legislation aimed at ending surprise bills for emergency hospital visits in Georgia under certain insurance plans passed unanimously out of the Georgia Senate on Monday.
A healthcare classroom lab is closer to opening at Sequoyah High School now that a contractor has been selected to build the project this summer.
A parcel of city-owned land near downtown Ball Ground will be up for sale in the near future after the Ball Ground City Council declared it surplus at Thursday night’s meeting.
Two Cherokee County programs will aim to take one more step towards playing for a state championship but the two programs will bring vastly different experiences to the table on Tuesday night.
Members of the Cherokee County Historical Society and residents of Cherokee County gathered on Feb. 18 at the Rock Barn in Canton to celebrate Black History Month.
The Cherokee County School District on Thursday conducted a multi-agency emergency response drill to practice school evacuation and reunification plans.
ACWORTH — Water levels at Allatoona Lake have risen to a point not seen in February for nearly six decades, and they’re expected to continue rising until early next month, according to the Army Corps of Engineers, which regulates water levels at the lake.
The Canton City Council has approved on second reading updates to the city's alcohol ordinance, which include a new entertainment district.
For Arbor Day, the Canton Tree Commission gave away a variety of trees Friday including persimmons, northern red oak, cherrybark oak, bald cypress, dogwood, catalpa, willow oak, red maple, redbud, crape myrtle, pollinator package and elite straight loblolly.
During their meeting on Monday, the Canton Planning Commission tabled two requests involving a possible apartment complex located at Hospital Road and Hospital Drive in Canton.
With the first few games of the season already under their belts, Cherokee County’s boys lacrosse teams may already have a sense of themselves in 2020.
Music On The Vine is seeking local artists to exhibit at the inaugural Jazz and Blues Festival of the Arts in Downtown Canton June 27, rain or shine.
RICHMOND HILL — Every coach wants his team to be playing its best basketball of the season when it matters the most — in the state playoffs.
CANTON — On a neutral court earlier in the season, Grayson played Cherokee down to the wire, but it was the Lady Warriors’ home-court advantage that propelled them to a convincing win Thursday.
Woodstock has proposed state legislation that would extend its mayor and council’s term limits by one year for one term to coordinate with Cherokee County’s election cycles.
ATLANTA — Legislation allowing nonprofit groups to make sandwiches for needy children during summer cleared the Georgia Senate on Thursday.
Because of the possibility of icy roads Friday morning several local organizations have announced delayed openings or closures.