Mark Your Calendars

Find out what's coming up on Canton-Sixes Patch today and what you might have missed overnight.

1. Charter school mom and former PTA member  has a message for the Georgia PTA: Drop your opposition to the proposed charter school amendment. Read her Local Voices blog for details.

2. Cherokee County's  was held Tuesday morning, the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Watch our video recap of the ceremony at 6:30 a.m. In the meantime, watch this clip of Chief Tim Prather.

3. Mark your calendars. The 28th Riverfest Arts & Crafts Festival is around the corner. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 29 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 30 at , there will be events for kids, entertainment, a petting zoo and, of course, funnel cakes. Admission is $5 for adults and free for children 10 years and younger. Flip through last year's photo gallery to see what to expect.

4. The man killed Monday in a traffic accident on Interstate 75 North near Barrett Parkway has been identified as Kevin M. Stefanik, 39, of Woodstock.

5. Canton's Southeast Restoration Group announced Monday that it recently expanded to Middle Georgia. The Macon/Warner Robins branch will cover more than 20-counties.

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