• September 1, 2015


This Week's Column

Help the arts thrive in Cherokee

Expanding your horizons and getting a little culture in your life not only enhances your knowledge but also your happiness.

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Wednesday 08/19/2015
Gain a new view of public safety
Posted: August 19, 2015

Getting a first-hand look at the behind-the-scenes events of a local police department can be an eye-opening experience and make you have more respect for those who do the jobs.

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Wednesday 08/12/2015
Save a life, give blood
Posted: August 12, 2015

Someone in the United States needs blood every two seconds. Wouldn’t it be great to know that you saved someone’s life or helped them recover from a major accident?

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Wednesday 08/05/2015
Get to know local officers
Posted: August 05, 2015

Getting to know the community you serve is one of the most important aspects of a job, and those who wear a badge are doing their part to get to know you.

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Wednesday 07/29/2015
Stay involved during school year
Posted: July 29, 2015

It’s difficult to believe that school starts back on Monday. Summer has been a busy whirlwind, and now it’s time to say goodbye to swimsuits and vacations and get ready to hit the books.

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Wednesday 07/22/2015
Tighten times for fireworks law
Posted: July 22, 2015

This past Fourth of July was the first time Georgia residents could set off the “big boy” fireworks without breaking the law.

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Wednesday 07/15/2015
Recent venture brings bigger issue
Posted: July 15, 2015

Local Towne Lake residents are fuming mad over a proposal that was to bring a funeral home and crematory to their neighborhood — something current zoning allows. And, they’re speaking loudly about ...

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Wednesday 07/08/2015
Stay safe in dog days of summer
Posted: July 08, 2015

We officially are in the dog days of summer. While they typically start around July 3, the temperatures we have had over the last several weeks indicate they may have started sooner than normal. An...

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Wednesday 07/01/2015
Celebrate the red, white and blue
Posted: July 01, 2015

Family, fun, food and the American flag — the staples of a July 4 celebration. It’s a time to celebrate our country’s independence and the freedoms for which so many men and women have fought to ea...

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