MetLife Blimp

20150121-metlife-blimpThe MetLife Blimp was seen soaring in northern Cherokee County on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. As far as we know Reinhardt University’s football season is over. The MetLife Blimp schedule page is stuck in this past November, but their Twitter account is more active. We’ll have to send them a note about that.

Re-Re-Opening

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Yup. That's what the sign on the door says. The Barrel and Barley Craft Beer Market in Woodstock is delaying their re-opening with a "re-re-opening." Their re-opening event for this past Friday was cancelled due to technical difficulties. They are at … [Continue reading]

Rocky Top In Their Hearts

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Even though they had Georgia on their minds, they had Keith Roddy and Rocky Top in their hearts as hundreds of teachers, students and friends of Etowah High School coach Keith Roddy attended a memorial for him at the school in Woodstock Thursday, … [Continue reading]

New Sam’s Club

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Workers continue tearing down the old Walmart at Main Street and Ga. 92 in Woodstock on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. A Sam's Club will take its place, with the building being built a bit closer to Main Street. The building sat vacant, save for a few … [Continue reading]

Bing Bing

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We were pleasantly surprised to see the Bing car driving down GA Hwy 92 in Woodstock on Tuesday, January 7, 2015. We wonder how soon the photographs will be posted to www.microsoft.com/streetside ? How many in the room can remember the old … [Continue reading]

Soggy Doggy

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Flooding near the Woofstock Dog Park and at the Noonday Creek on Sunday, January 4, 2015, forced the city of Woodstock to close the Noonday Creek and Town To Creek trails. Also, flooding at the Old Rope Mill Park in Woodstock caused that park to be … [Continue reading]

Bring one for the Chipper

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Woodstock residents started bringing their Christmas trees to Olde Rope Mill Park for the "Bring One for the Chipper" event. The city is hosting a special event from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday at the park for residents to bring their trees and … [Continue reading]