Sarah Kendall: The Girls in Purple

Sarah Kendall: The Girls in Purple

Sarah Kendall: The Girls in Purple Sarah Kendall grew up with a little red suitcase with the phrase “Goin’ to Grandma’s” boldly displayed on the front. Sarah and Grandma Ruth were a great pair. Listen to what life was like with Grandma Ruth after Alzheimer’s...
Lisa Grisham & Kathleen Schmidt

Lisa Grisham & Kathleen Schmidt

Lisa Grisham & Kathleen Schmidt If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to come home and see your home engulfed in flames—listen in. Kathleen Schmidt explains the horrifying experience and how it has changed her life. Lisa Grisham, Cherokee...
Jim Lindenmayer: Homeless Veterans in Cherokee

Jim Lindenmayer: Homeless Veterans in Cherokee

Jim Lindenmayer: Homeless Veterans in Cherokee About fifteen percent of the population in Cherokee County are veterans and more than 350 of these vets suffer from PTSD. Some of these heroes end up homeless. There is hope and help available. Jim Lindenmayer is a...
Tracy Hoopingarner: House Fire Survivor

Tracy Hoopingarner: House Fire Survivor

Tracy Hoopingarner: House Fire Survivor October is National Fire Safety Month. On New Year’s Eve, 2006, Tracy and Duffy Hoopingarner invited a small family over to their newly remodeled home to quietly ring in the new year. After the guests left and every candle was...
Linda Hartsfield & Chris Purvis: Allatoona Lake

Linda Hartsfield & Chris Purvis: Allatoona Lake

Linda Hartsfield & Chris Purvis: Allatoona Lake Chris Purvis, Lead Ranger for the Army Corps of Engineers on Allatoona Lake, explains that Cherokee County is home to the third busiest corps lake in the nation. This beautiful destination hosts more than 9 million...
9/11 NEVER FORGET with Sgt. Major Dan McNeal

9/11 NEVER FORGET with Sgt. Major Dan McNeal

9/11 NEVER FORGET with Sgt. Major Dan McNeal The Rotary Club of Canton held a heart-clenching ceremony on Friday, September 10, in Rotary Park. Citizens and dignitaries gathered from all corners of Cherokee County to remember the heroes and horrors of the day our...