Saturday, February 9, 2013
The governor's daughter is performing in a play at the Canton Theatre tonight.
Gov. Nathan Deal received a warm welcome from the city of Canton and Cherokee County dignitaries on the occasion of his visit to the Canton Theatre on Thursday. Deal was accompanied in his visit with wife Sandra Deal at a reception hosted by the city and the Canton Downtown Development Authority to highlight their daughter's Katie Deal Wright's performance in "Today, Tomorrow & Forever: A Tribute to Patsy Cline." Wright will perform the second of two shows tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Canton Theatre. Deal was presented with a gift basket containing products made in Georgia and Cherokee County by Canton Mayor Gene Hobgood. Wright has been named "America's Favorite Patsy Cline" and was given the green light by the Cline's estate to portray …
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Three paintings of Cherokee County landmarks will be on display in U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey's public office.
Artwork representing three Cherokee County landmarks will travel to the nation's capital to be on display later this month. The congressional staff of Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-Marietta) chose the work of Woodstock artist Ann Litrel to represent the county in the congressman's public office. The art includes paintings that depict the Woodstock Train Depot, Canton Theatre and the Gresham Mill at Sixes Road. Each painting will be hung with a museum-style tag detailing the history of each landmark. “It’s nice to know that visitors or colleagues will see a little piece of Cherokee County history when they visit Congressman Gingrey in Washington,” she added. Gingrey represents portions of Cobb and and all of Cherokee County in the U.S. House of …
Friday, January 18, 2013
Here's a round up of what's going on around Cherokee County this weekend.
After a week of rain, clouds and snow flurries, why not get out and enjoy the sunshine! Here's a list of events happening this weekend around Cherokee County: