Leaders from the five cities around Cherokee County began to voice growing opposition Tuesday to the county's proposed alternative homestead option sales tax.
The three former Cherokee County court reporters who were indicted last month on racketeering charges for allegedly siphoning the county out of hundreds of thousands of dollars are headed to jail.
Searchers discovered a pair of bodies yesterday afternoon in Telfair County that is likely missing Elrey "Bud" Runion and June Runion.
Authorities say charges are expected in the stabbing death of an inmate earlier this month at Phillips State Prison near Buford.
A local organization that advocates for historic preservation has created a petition urging the Cherokee County School Board to incorporate either Building A or Building B - both recommended for demolition - into its new office complex.