Monthly Archive

May 2020

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 33 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Community - Woodstock
Candice
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Keeping the Heartbeat in the Community

Caring for our community, changing lives For the past two years, Hickory Flat Volunteer Association (HFVA) has been quietly offering lifesaving classes every month at no cost to residents of Cherokee... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
49

CCSD Students Place at State Science & Engineering Fair

The Cherokee County School District (CCSD) was well represented at the 72nd Georgia Science & Engineering Fair for middle and high school students. A total of 11 students placed in the event, incl... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
54

Summer Burn Ban

The Georgia Environmental Protection Divisions annual Open Burning Ban is now in effect in 54 Georgia counties. The ban on open burning prohibits the burning of yard and land clearing debris from May ... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
49

Woodstock HS Students and Staff Earn State Technology Awards

Prior to the school closure, a group of Woodstock HS students participated in the Georgia Technology Student Association (TSA) state conference. The students demonstrated their abilities to problem so... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
51

Safe Kids Cherokee Offering Virtual Car Seat Checks

Since many organizations are doing things a little differently due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the staff at Safe Kids Cherokee County would like you to know they are still available to help you with car... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
53

Give a Kid a Chance 14th Annual Back to School Blast

Give a Kid a Chances mission is to help low-income families equip their children for each new school year. On July 13, the organization will be distributing backpacks filled with school supplies to Ch... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
46

River Ridge HS Senior Named U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Semi-Finalist

Alicia Mazzurra is one of 700 students nationwide, including only 17 from Georgia, to qualify for the final round of the national competition. These semi-finalists are among the best and brightest of ... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
47

Etowah HS Names Volleyball Head Coach

Bryan Jones, who teaches PE at E.T. Booth MS, will bring more than 20 years of playing and coaching experience to lead Etowahs volleyball program. During his 15 years coaching for Pope HS, Coach Jone... read more..

Community - Woodstock
Candice
50

CCSD Class of 2020 Graduation Ceremonies

Cherokee County School District has reserved the auditorium at First Baptist Church of Woodstock to host graduation ceremonies on this schedule: River Ridge HS Thursday, July 23, 4:00pm  Woodst... read more..

Community - North Fulton
Candice
45

Fifth Annual Art Around Roswell Exhibit

Roswell Arts Fund is thrilled to introduce the 10 temporary sculptures featured in the fifth season of ArtAround Roswell, which is a public art sculpture collection, hosted in various outdoor sites th... read more..

Community - North Fulton
Candice
43

Roswell HS Announces New Football and Baseball/Softball Coaches

Roswell HS Principal Dr. Robert Shaw and Athletic Director Ben Sutter are pleased to announce that Chris Prewett will be taking over the helm as head football coach and Matt McCarthy as head baseball/... read more..

Community - North Fulton
Candice
49

Summer Burn Ban

The Georgia Environmental Protection Divisions annual Open Burning Ban is now in effect in 54 Georgia counties. The ban on open burning prohibits the burning of yard and land clearing debris from May ... read more..

Community - North Fulton
Candice
45

STAR House Foundation Seeks Community Contributions

STAR House Foundation is a Roswell mainstay, having provided free, educational, after-school care for more than 26 years to some of the most economically disadvantaged children in the community. The ... read more..

Community - North Fulton
Candice
52

Bronzed Horse Statue Honors Late Arborist and Miltons Equestrian Heritage

A custom bronzed horse statue now stands tall in the new roundabout at the intersection of Mayfield Road and Charlotte Drive Extension, within sight of the Milton library, paying tribute to the citys ... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
50

Keeping the Heartbeat in the Community

Caring for our community, changing lives For the past two years, Hickory Flat Volunteer Association (HFVA) has been quietly offering lifesaving classes every month at no cost to residents of Cherokee... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
46

Cherokee HS Senior Earns National Merit Scholarship

Rachel Gooch recently won the ADP Henry Taub Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by ADP Foundation and named for the companys late founder, who believed in the invaluable benefits of higher education. She... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
52

Give a Kid a Chance 14th Annual Back to School Blast

Give a Kid a Chances mission is to help low-income families equip their children for each new school year. On July 13, the organization will be distributing backpacks filled with school supplies to Ch... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
45

Safe Kids Cherokee Offering Virtual Car Seat Checks

Since many organizations are doing things a little differently due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the staff at Safe Kids Cherokee County would like you to know they are still available to help you with car... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
52

Summer Burn Ban

The Georgia Environmental Protection Divisions annual Open Burning Ban is now in effect in 54 Georgia counties. The ban on open burning prohibits the burning of yard and land clearing debris from May ... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
49

Helping Local Veterans in Need

Cherokee County residents responded generously to a recent food drive to support homeless and in-need local veterans. The American Legion Auxiliary at American Legion Post 45, located at 160 McClure S... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
43

Tippens Education Center Counselor Named CCSD 2020 Counselor of the Year

School Counselor Kelly Schalliol found success in her first career supporting the mental health of adults but knew she could do more to help those in need. If she counseled them as children, she reali... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
48

Sequoyah HS Selected for AP Capstone Program

Starting next school year, Sequoyah HS students will have the opportunity to begin earning the AP (Advanced Placement) Capstone Diploma, which was developed by the College Board in partnership with co... read more..

Community - Canton
Candice
48

CCSD Class of 2020 Graduation Ceremonies

Cherokee County School District has reserved the auditorium at First Baptist Church of Woodstock to host graduation ceremonies on this schedule: River Ridge HS Thursday, July 23, 4:00pm  Woodst... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
126

Centered Recovery Programs

By Anna Teal In business since 2017 and backed by expertise in addiction and behavioral psychology, Centered Recovery Programs wants to share its passion for alternative holistic rehab solutions in t... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
195

Mosquito-Free Makes Backyards Home Again

Local Businessmen Taking It to the 'Skeets By Gregory Flail Few places are as dear to the hearts of north Georgia residents as their backyards. Backyards are more than just a plot of land; they are ... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
79

Mosquito-Free Makes Backyards Home Again

Local Businessmen Taking It to the 'Skeets By Gregory Flail Few places are as dear to the hearts of north Georgia residents as their backyards. Backyards are more than just a plot of land; they are ... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
122

Family Life Short Story Contest

Congratulations to our Winners! TEEN WINNER UpgradedBy Katy Wheeler Itd been quite a while since Id upgraded. A long overdue enhancement, Im guessing at least five years in the making. Hardly anyon... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
138

Artist Profile: Mavis Manganelly

Chasing the Beautiful By Ellen Samsell Salas Although friends and family say they knew she would be an artist someday, north Georgia painter Mavis Manganelly took a circuitous route before embracing... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
125

Book Review: The Coyotes of Carthage

By Marcia Divack In Steven Wrights debut novel, The Coyotes of Carthage, readers get a glimpse of the underbelly of American politics, including dark money, paid operatives, and of course, greed. Wri... read more..

Titles & Blurbs
Candice
125

Book Review: The Family Upstairs

By Jessica Oravec What would you do, if, as a child, your parents invited someone to stay at your house for a few days because you had so much room? And then, what if that person became a permanent r... read more..

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