CANTON — Cherokee County public schools students will continue online learning until at least Jan. 22, while Northside Hospital Cherokee is overcrowded and diverting emergency patients to other facilities as coronavirus infections rise locally.
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UPDATE at 10:08 a.m. Publix supermarkets officials announced at 9 a.m. Friday that it would begin booking appointments for COVID-19 vaccines and by 10 a.m. its website showed all appointments taken for its limited supply of vaccine.
Rural broadband, pandemic recovery and election battles to come in Georgia’s legislative session highlighted the annual “Eggs and Issues” program held Wednesday by the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.
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The Cherokee County Planning Commission voted to recommend denial of a residential development using a conservation design at its most recent meeting.
Ball Ground city officials are asking residents not to put things into the sewers that don’t belong there, saying it can cost taxpayers big money.
WOODSTOCK — Several local business owners collected grant checks Thursday to help them offset losses created by the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, as officials continue to accept applications for an additional $450,000 in grants.
A pastor-friend of mine — Dr. Louis H. Evans — wrote a book on marriage called Duel or Duet? Last year I picked up a copy and reread it. The insight I gained was not about marriage but more about the society in which we live in 2021. Have you asked yourself, is your life like a duel or a duet?
Editor’s Note: This column is the second of two discussing garden paths and walkways. Part two deals with selection of materials.
Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan on Tuesday stripped Sen. Brandon Beach of his chairmanship of the powerful transportation committee. Beach, an Alpharetta Republican represents part of Cherokee County.
The Canton City Council voted to approve a Canton Housing Needs Assessment and Market Study, which details how the city plans to deal with the rapid growth and development of Canton.
The Canton City Council heard a request for a conditional use permit and master plan amendment to construct an 168 unit apartment complex at Prominence Point Parkway during its most recent meeting.
At its most recent meeting Thursday, the Holly Springs City Council heard a request for the annexation and rezoning of 4.2 acres located on Hickory Road and East Cherokee Drive for commercial/office use.
Cherokee Recreation and Parks Agency is hiring for tennis instructors, music teachers, art teachers, and many other positions. Contract instructors work in partnership with CRPA to provide various classes and services to the community.
After holding public hearings on other matters, the Woodstock City Council conducted a public hearing regarding a proposed new car wash on Georgia Highway 92 at its most recent meeting.
The Cherokee County Planning Commission has all of its positions filled again, as its newest member Chris Van Zant was sworn into office at Tuesday night’s meeting.