In Jasper-the 4th of July Parade will kick off at 10am on Monday with firewarks after dark,
In Canton-the 4th of July fun starts in downtown from 4-7pm, with the parade starting at 6pm, and fireworks after dark at Riverstone Plaza.
In Ellijay-Festivities will be held on Saturday July 2nd. The annual parade will kick off at 6pm Saturday, with fireworks after dark.
In Cumming-Fireworks will be on Sunday night at 9:30, then on Monday, the Steam Engine Parade will kick off at 10am
In Ball Ground-Fireworks at start at 9:45.
Jasper attorney Mark Miller was denied bond after a lengthy hearing in Pickens County court. Miller recently spent 10 days in the Gilmer County jail on contempt charges, and now faces a barrage of financial transaction fraud charges, identity fraud, theft by deception, theft by conversion, and theft by taking charges. He is also charged with
Cherokee Marshal's have arrested Daniel Peabody, a former school police officer, and charged him with Aggravated Cruelty to Animals and making false statements to a Law Enforcement Officer. Both charges are felony offenses, and Peabody has been booked into the Cherokee County Jail with bail set at $22,400.00. The arrest comes as a result
52 year old Chris Chandler, owner of Chandler Graphics in Canton, passed away on Monday at his home. Chris graduated in 1981 from Cherokee High School, and was a graduate of UGA with a bachelors degree in journalisim. Chris started Chandler Grphics in 1986 and was a member of the Thrillhammers band for 30 years where he enjoyed writing, producing, and performing music. Funeral services are
Cherokee County Sheriff's Office has posted a BOLO (Be On The Lookout) for Latenya Washington is missing out of Cherokee County. Latenya was last seen around the Goodwill Store located on Bell's Ferry Rd near Wyngate Parkway around 6:30pm on Monday. The family
Gov. Nathan Deal has ordered all flags on state buildings and grounds in Georgia to be flown at half staff in memory and honor of the 49 people killed and 53 injured in the Orlando attack at Pulse nightclub Sunday morning.
Gilmer County has closed North Georgia Medical Center. They suspended all services as of Monday evening. A release from the hospital stated that they have experienced a decrease in the number of patients and a large increase in indigent care, resulting in big financial losses. The medical center has announced
First Baptist Woodstock is hosting many graduation ceremonies
Woodstock and Creekview held their graduation ceremonies last night, but there are still plenty more to go this week. Today, Cherokee High School seniors will graduate at 4PM, and Sequoyah High will graduate at 8PM tonight. On Saturday,
Polls are open until 7pm today for you to go ahead and cast your early votes. Election officials are urging people to get out and vote, as turnout has been lighter than expected. The advantage to voting today is
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Museum Traveling Wall will be in Chatsworth through Sunday. Folks will have access to the Wall 24/7. It will be located at 651 Hayden Tyler Road in Chatsworth. The Wall is
Early voting is underway for the May 24th Election. You can vote early in person through May 20th. On Saturday, May 14th, from 9am to 4pm, you can cast your vote early on the weekend.
The City of Holly Springs is hosting a job fair today from 11am-4pm at the Historic Train Depot. Some employers on hand include, Kroger, Chart Industries, Northside Hospital Cherokee, and many others. There will also be services for
Registered voters will be able to cast their ballots from 8am-5pm Monday through Friday (this week and next) at the Cherokee County Elections and Registration Office in downtown Canton. Saturday voting will be available on
Motorists in downtown Jasper need to be aware of the new 2-hour parking zones in some areas in town, because officials are now enforcing the 2-hour parking rule. At $20.00 per
Pickens County residents only, may take up to four scrap passenger tires (off the rims) to the Pickens County Recycle Center on Camp Raod and Cove Road all through the month of April. It's all part of
US Marshals apprehended Jeffrey Nathan Coleman, 39, the man who Jasper police were seeking in connection with a late December road rage incident that happened on Cove Rd. According to detective Chris Webb with the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, Coleman was located on April 1st in a Dunwoody basement where he was hiding. Officers tried to call him out, but he did not respond, so
Cherokee County Republican Women to host a candidate forum Monday, April 18th at the Historic Courthouse in downtown Canton. The debate will feature State Court Judge candidates Bart Glasgow and Michelle Homier, as well as
It's time for the annual Spring Championship races at Dixie Speedway in Woodstock GA. It all kicks off this Saturday night at 7pm. Gates open at
The Cherokee County School District will hold registration for the 2016-2017 School year for kindergarten and first grade students who are entering school for the first time ...
The Cherokee County Sheriff's offce will host a town hall meeting this Thursday to address accidents and motorist safety along a major thoroughfare. It will be held at 7pm Thursday, March 31st att he agency's Hickory Flat Precint-located at 7625 Vaughn Road. The Sheriff's office has received information from
An event to pay tribute to the veterans of the Vietnam War will be help Tuesday March 29th in the assembly area at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton.
GSP is reminding party goers to be safe while celebrating St. Patrick's Day tonight. Colonel Mark McDonough, commisioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety, says driving while impaired is "dangerous and not worth the risk of killing yourself, or someone else".
If you consume alcohol during your celbrations...
The Ball Ground Business and Community Association will host the candidates running for Cherokee County Sheriff at a free public forum tonight. All four announced candidates have agreed to attend. Expected are
Investigators have charged Jerry Lee Ledford, 63, of Ellijay with criminal attempt to commit child molestation, as well as other related charges. As a result of a "proactive, undercover investigation" coordinated by the GBI's Internet Crimes Againist Children Task Force, Woodstock detectives assigned to the case arrested Ledford after..
The Ball Ground Business and Community Association will host the candidatess running for Cherokee County Sheriff in a free public forum on Tuesday March 15th at 7pm. All four announced