Carson Cook

At the beginning of this month, Fulton County Commissioners reappointed a member of the Board of Assessors to another four-year term. The vote was controversial because the North Fulton representatives had been trying to appoint a new candidate to the position. 

Carson Cook

Writing a story about Chinese New Year this week gave me an opportunity to revisit my Chinese zodiac. 

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Carson Cook

In most films that take place in a high school, there will be scene where a character goes around and introduces the new student, the audience surrogate, to all of the school’s cliques. 

Carson Cook

When is the best time to have a birthday? I’m fairly certain the answer is not in January. At least, not for me. 

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When you go to school to be a journalist, they teach you a few things when writing a story. Is it timely? Local? Impactful? And is there conflict?

Carson Cook

Regardless of your personal favorite holiday, regardless even of if you celebrate it, there is no denying that Christmas is a league above the rest for its impact on American society. 

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Of all the major American holidays, Thanksgiving is undoubtedly my least favorite. 

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One of the tenets of the Society of Professional Journalist Code of Ethics is that media professionals should “expose unethical conduct in journalism” and publicly hold other news organizations and themselves accountable. 

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There are several things I have in common with my aunt Pattye. A love of musical theatre. A hatred of double spaces after periods. 

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“Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.”

Carson Cook

“Promises made, promises kept.” That is one of the key themes of Johns Creek’s 2019 budget, according to Mayor Mike Bodker. It is also a motto the council should keep in mind when it considers projects funded by the $40 million park bond. 

Carson Cook

For some, Labor Day weekend can bring the blessing of relaxation. Three whole days with no commitments. Plenty of time to catnap in the warm weather, maybe finish a summer read.

Carson Cook

At a Aug. 13 Johns Creek City Council meeting, the council approved a construction contract for 2,100 feet of sidewalk connecting Buice Road to existing sidewalk on Autry Mill Road. 

Carson Cook

In the less than two months I have covered Johns Creek, I have already witnessed the City Council officially recognize four Eagle Scouts.