Back to School for Cherokee Charter

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

1. Summer is over for students. It's the beginning of the second year for the county's first charter school. Upload your back to school photos to this file or to our . Click on the following link to post photos of your students.

2. Some  high schoolers are getting the chance to see if the professions they think they want to go into are really what they enjoy. Cady Schulman has details on the school district's work based learning program.

3. According to Cherokee elections supervisor Janet Munda, a  and a number of  drove more early voters to the polls this year than four years ago. Election Day is Tuesday. Before you go to the polls, peruse some of our coverage to educate yourself on the issues and candidates.  

4. One person is dead after a fiery, early morning crash on Interstate 575,  Officer Michael Bowman said Friday. And two suspects wanted in connection with auto thefts in Acworth's Twin Pines subdivision were arrested Saturday morning after a foot chase with deputies, the  said.

5. In June, we solicited your nominations for your favorite businesses and people in Canton-Sixes Patch? Now it's time to see which of your selections will earn a Readers' Choice award. Vote in our Patch poll until Aug. 17. Only registered users can do so. Click on the categories below and vote for your favorites.

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