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Thursday 06/25/2015
Posted: June 25, 2015

ROSWELL, Ga. (June 25, 2015) – Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, is pleased to welcome Jaime Mitchell as region human resources manager. She will oversee the human resource systems and practices, recruiting and retention strategies and employee relations issues, along with compliance with all federal, state and local employment laws. 

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Monday 06/01/2015
Coming to Ball Ground
Posted: June 01, 2015

With all the buzz of Mena, AR via Hollywood, it’s not the only excitement coming to Ball Ground, since The V Market is opening on June 12, 2015.  The V, a Vintage store specializing in the latest trendy designs will provide a co-op venue for local artists to sell handcrafted merchandise or items that have been recycled or repurposed into furniture, art and décor. There is limited space available to consign, rent a booth in one of the 6 showrooms or set up indoors at The V Flea Market on Saturday and Sunday starting June 13th .

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Sunday 05/24/2015
Individual Welcomes Butterflies and Other Pollinators
Posted: May 24, 2015

Monarchs Across Georgia (MAG) has awarded certification and grant money to Shari Tolan for her outstanding efforts at Cherokee Charter Academy. These awards acknowledge her efforts to provide critical habitat requirements not just for butterflies, but other pollinators such as hummingbirds, bees, beetles, and moths.

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Saturday 05/16/2015
Real Estate
Updated: May 18, 2015 - 7:56 am

Michael Davis of Woodstock has joined Keller Williams Realty Partners of Woodstock as sales agent in March 2015.   Michael has lived in Woodstock and has owned and operated Raintree Lawn and Gardens, local small business since 2005.  Michael brings experience and knowledge in home building from his company formed in Augusta, Georgia ,  Michael Davis Builders, Inc.  "  I am proud to live in Woodstock and to meet so many interesting people.  I am impressed with the improvements being made in downtown and with the new construction taking place in our community"

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Wednesday 02/04/2015
Marc Mero & Champion of Choices Comes to Cherokee
Posted: February 04, 2015

Mark Mero, founder of Champion of Choices and former World Wrestling Federation and World Champion Wrestling was a guest speaker at Towne Lake Optimist Club.  Champion of Choices is an anti-bullying program that empowers students to make positive choices and has presented the popular “Choices” production at more than half-a-million people.  Champion of Choices’ compelling message evokes personal reflection, laughter and tears, and also instills Hope.  Students and faculty describe “Choices” presentation as life-changing.

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Thursday 10/09/2014
PInk out for Breast Cancer
Posted: October 09, 2014

The empolyees at Little Peoples Corner Childcare Center pinked out for Breast Cancer Awareness and in honor of employee and friend Aimee.  Aimee has been a teacher at LPC for 21 years, teaching and loving many local children. Aimee was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and is now fighting the battle so many have fought before. Aimee has a strong faith and the support of a large Christian family. LPC sent Aimee off today for her treatment with a pink day full of love, encouragement, letters, cards and many sweet pink treats. We love you Aimee and pray strength and hope for your days ahead!

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Friday 08/29/2014
Ordinary Time
Posted: August 29, 2014

We attended the premier of "Ordinary Time" tonight at the Canton Theater and had a delightful time.  It is a play about family - you will see someone you know in the characters on stage and there are plenty of laughs. It is an original play by Thomas Rieser and the first production presented by Broadway Bound Productions (husband and wife team, Cheryl Lambert and Ralph Zaffino). It runs through September 7 - don't miss it.

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Tuesday 08/26/2014
Cub Scout Pack 638
Posted: August 26, 2014

Four members of Cub Scout Pack 638 led opened Curiculum night at Oak Grove with the Pledge of Alliance.

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Wednesday 08/13/2014
Power Of Produce- Kids "POP" Club
Posted: August 13, 2014

 River Church Farmers Market at 2335 Sixes Rd. In Canton in coordination with the Cherokee County Farm Bureau and Century House Tavern in Downtown Woodstock are sponsoring a "Power of Produce"club (POP) for children ages 5-12 at the Market everyTuesday from 2-6 pm until October 28. 

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Monday 07/28/2014
HOGS for DOGS Charity Ride for You Lucky Dog Rescue
Posted: July 28, 2014

Calling all motorcycle riders for the 2014 “Hogs for Dogs” Charity Ride and fundraiser benefiting You Lucky Dog Rescue (YLDR) of metro Atlanta. The ride will take place Sunday, August 17th from 11 am to 3:30 pm beginning and ending at Killer Creek Harley Davidson, 11480 Alpharetta Highway in Roswell. That same day Killer Creek will also host their Cruise-N-Blues party from noon to 5 pm with a live band, food and beverage vendors. 

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Thursday 05/08/2014
National History Day
Posted: May 08, 2014

Christopher Taylor a junior at River Ridge High School placed second in the essay category at the National History Day Georgia State Finals held at Mercer University on April 26, 2014. He will represent Georgia with his paper titled The Fourth Amendment: A History of Infringement at the nationals June 15-19, 2014 on the campus of the University of Maryland.  He is a member of the History Club where his teacher and mentor is Mr. Robert Daniel.

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Tuesday 04/29/2014
Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta to offer Farmers Market each Tuesday
Posted: April 29, 2014

On Tuesday, May 6, The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta will add a new weekly attraction to its roster of 100 retail stores: a Farmers Market. The Tuesday-only special event will be located in the center of the Shoppes, near the food court. And just as the Outlet Shoppes, which opened in July 2013, offer an enhanced shopping experience, so the new Farmers Market is planned with unique, hands-on demonstrations and product sampling.

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