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Tuesday 09/30/2014
Mrs. "Daisie" Ella Coleman Plummer
Posted: September 30, 2014

Mrs. “Daisie” Ella Coleman Plummer, 89, passed away September 25, 2014 at Cherokee County Health and Rehab, Centre, Alabama. Mrs. Plummer was a native of Palmyra, Virginia. She was a long time resident of St. Petersburg, Florida before moving to Centre in 2004. Mrs. Pummer was retired from Pinellas County Florida Transit Authority. She loved to crochet and make gifts using plastic canvas. She was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. James Walter Heap
Posted: September 30, 2014

Mr. James Walter Heap, 79 of Gaylesville, passed away Saturday, September 27, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Heap was a native of MA, the son of the late Moroni Heap, was a retired radio operator for a transportation company and was a member of the Community Of Christ Church.

Mr. John Franklin Hopkins
Posted: September 30, 2014

Mr. John Franklin Hopkins, 75 of Centre, passed away Friday, September 26, 2014 at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Hopkins was a native of Cherokee County. He was a 1957 graduate of Gaylesville High School, served with the Alabama National uard and was employed as a heavy machine operator for over 30 years, while also farming his beloved cotton. He was an avid Nascar fan and loved Alabama football.

Carolyn Mariam is crowned Mrs.Leesburg 2014
Posted: September 30, 2014

The town of Leesburg officially crowned Carolyn Hale Mariani as Mrs. Leesburg for 2014. The crowning kicked off a host of Leesburg Day festivities in the Leesburg Town Park recently.

Centre Fall Festival 2014 is this Saturday, Oct. 4
Posted: September 30, 2014

Weather permitting, it looks as if Centre is in store for another fun-filled Fall Festival this weekend with vendors, plenty of home spun food and entertainment.

Pretty in Pink
Updated: September 30, 2014 - 12:07 pm

By now, you’ve probably noticed there’s something a little different about today’s edition of the Cherokee County Herald.

Carolyn Mariani is crowned Mrs. Leesburg 2014
Posted: September 30, 2014

By Terry Dean

Monday 09/29/2014
Things to do in Cherokee County Tuesday, Sept. 30
Posted: September 29, 2014

There will be a special called meeting of the Cherokee County Board of Education on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 and will be held at the Central Office. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and items on the agenda include: A. Adopt Agenda B. Personnel C. Other D. Adjourn. The Board regularly meets on the first and third Tuesdays of a month at 6 p.m. at the Central Office.

Cherokee County Arrest Report Tuesday, Sept. 30
Posted: September 29, 2014

Local law enforcement agents have made the following arrests in recent days:

it was a 'Grand ol' Day'
Posted: September 29, 2014

By Terry Dean

Sunday 09/28/2014
Things to do in Cherokee County Monday, Sept. 29
Posted: September 28, 2014

The Centre Rotary Club meets at noon on the second floor of First Southern State Bank on Main Street in Centre.

Cherokee County Arrest Report Monday, Sept. 29
Posted: September 28, 2014

Local law enforcement agents have made the following arrests in recent days:

Friday 09/26/2014
Things to do in Cherokee County for the weekend of Saturday, Sept. 27 and Sunday, Sept. 28
Posted: September 26, 2014

Saturday, Sept. 27

Cherokee County Arrest Report Saturday, Sept. 27
Posted: September 26, 2014

Local law enforcement agents have made the following arrests in recent days:

Doctors: Electronic health records a good idea that needs improvement
Updated: September 26, 2014 - 3:25 pm

Dr. Danny Newman, like other physicians, recognizes that electronic health records are here to stay.

Thursday 09/25/2014
Cherokee County Board of Education to meet this Tuesday, Sept. 30
Posted: September 25, 2014

There will be a special called meeting of the Cherokee County Board of Education on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 and will be held at the Central Office.

Things to do in Cherokee County Friday, Sept. 26
Posted: September 25, 2014

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting its thrift stores. There are currently three locations, the one in Centre, another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff and another in Cedar Bluff. The Center is currently helping more than 100 families per week and thanks the community for its continued support. Director is Cindy McGinnis.

Cherokee County Arrest Report Friday, Sept. 26
Posted: September 25, 2014

Local law enforcement agents have made the following arrests in recent days:

Mrs. Barbara J. Sexton
Posted: September 25, 2014

Mrs. Barbara J. Sexton, 73 of Leesburg passed away Saturday, September 20, 2014 at her residence.

Wednesday 09/24/2014
Things to do in Cherokee County Thursday, Sept. 25
Posted: September 24, 2014

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting its thrift stores. There are currently three locations, the one in Centre, another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff and another in Cedar Bluff. The Center is currently helping more than 100 families per week and thanks the community for its continued support. Director is Cindy McGinnis.