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Find out what's happening in Canton this Monday.
1. Weather: The National Weather Service predicts mostly sunny skies for Canton today, with a high temperature of 56 degrees. Tonight, there is a 30 percent chance of showers, and an expected low temperature of 42 degrees.
2. In Case You Missed It: The Cherokee County School District has released a new application that allows you to track your child's bus routes to and from school. This program differs from the previous version by not requiring parents to be logged into a School District network to access the information. More on the new tool can be found here.
3. Happening Now: Registration is open now to book a free skin cancer screening on April 16 at Northside Hospital-Cherokee. Read this article to find out how to get registered, and when registration opens for the prostate cancer screening.
4. Looking Ahead: Canton-Sixes Patch will be at the Fairways of Canton golf club in Laurel Canyon this afternoon at 5 to attend a town hall meeting that will revolve around the March 19 fire bond referendum. This article gives a brief overview of the town hall meeting and what's at stake on referendum day.
5. On This Date in History: On March 4, 1861, the nascent Confederate States of America adopt the "Stars and Bars" as the official national flag. Exactly four years later, the final flag of the Confederacy was adopted, which used in part the famous battle flag of the Army of Northern Virginia.