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Poetry runs deep in fabric of Georgia city
Macon lost its elder statesman of poetry, Seaborn Jones, last month. The author of five books of poetry, who was also widely published in literary magazines, was 71.
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Marietta Medtech to honor med assistants
Medtech Colleges and Institutes are celebrating Medical Assistants Recognition Week between today and Oct. 24 by honoring these professionals for being “At the Heart of Healthcare.” In observance o...
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‘Service above self’: Rotary Club of Marietta celebrates 95 years of local and global support
The Rotary Club of Marietta celebrates 95 years of service to the community this year. On Oct. 15, the club held a celebration at the Marietta Country Club commemorating the occasion. “Service abov...
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Church reprises ‘Love is All it Takes’ dinner theater
Greater Community Church of God in Christ will reprise its sold-out dinner theater play titled “Love is All It Takes” today at 6:30 p.m. at Greater Community Church in Marietta. This is the first i...
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Career workshop is Oct. 20 at First Presbyterian
The Career Transition Ministries will conduct “The Five Deadly Sins of the Job Search” with Judi Adams on Oct. 20 at 6:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Marietta. Adams is owner of RightChang...
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Jewish women invited to bake challah on Oct. 29
Chabad of Cobb is inviting all Jewish women ages 16 and older to participate in a Mega Challah Bake on Oct. 29 at 7:15 p.m. at Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta. Join 1,000 other women from every d...
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Embracing differences: Daughter of archbishop discusses history of discrimination, religion
KENNESAW — The Rev. Naomi Tutu, who was born the daughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu in South Africa during the apartheid, was told she was less than human by white Christians in the country. On We...
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Undead will rise: Zombie Walk on Marietta Square to benefit MUST Ministries Sat.
No fun planned this weekend? You’re dead wrong. Dress like a zombie and go to Fourth Annual Marietta Zombie Walk sponsored by Carnival of Doom on Saturday. The Zombie Walk that benefits MUST Minist...
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Seniors have wishes granted, dance to Jazz Band at Magnolia Ball on Oct. 5
On Oct. 5, seniors celebrated at the annual Magnolia Ball sponsored by Johnson Ferry Baptist Church. Guests were senior members of church families as well as residents of local Assisted Living Comm...
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Community Calendar for Oct. 21
TUESDAY, Oct. 21 Seniors ♦ Blood Pressure Check, 1 p.m., Freeman Poole Senior Center, 4025 S. Hurt Road SW, Smyrna, 30082. (770) 801-3400. ♦ Billiards, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Freeman Poole Senior C...
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Georgia couple weds in Talladega speedway infield
NASCAR race fans Kevin Lane and Ashlea Leggett got married on the Talladega Superspeedway infield before the GEICO 500 Sunday.
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YMCA invites kids to Halloween event
Children and parents are invited to join the McCleskey-East Cobb Family YMCA for its Halloween Spooktacular at 6 p.m. on Oct. 24. Children ages 12 and younger are asked to come dressed in their fav...
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Community Calendar for Oct. 20
Monday, Oct. 20 Seniors ♦ BOOKED for Lunch Book Club, 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m., East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta, 30062. (770) 509-4900. ♦ Cobb County Retirees, 10:30 a.m. to 1...
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Community Calendar for Oct. 19
SUNDAY, Oct. 19 Special Interest ♦Smyrna Oakdale Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge 1917, 5 p.m., will host Dart Tournaments. Members and qualified guests only are the general rule, but for these special ...
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Historical Society celebrates 40 years
Forty never looked so good. Cobb Landmarks & Historical Society celebrated it 40th anniversary at a cocktail buffet on Oct. 10 at the Marietta home of Jeanine and Skip Harper. Cobb Landmarks and Hi...
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Community Calendar for Oct. 18
SATURDAY, Oct. 18 Special Interest ♦ Piedmont Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, 8 a.m. for breakfast at Holiday Inn Hotel located at 909 Holcomb Bridge Road in Roswell. ♦ The YWCA of Northw...
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Show to combine music, Christian message today
1 Girl Nation and OBB are bringing their “While We’re Young” tour to St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Marietta today at 7 p.m. The show combines music and message-driven lyrics with a finely ...
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Church’s homecoming celebration is Sunday
Spring Street Baptist Church will present its homecoming celebration on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. There will be a revival on Oct. 20 to 22 at 7 p.m. each night. The Rev. Brian Miller will be preaching d...
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Trunk or Treat is Oct. 25 at Living Hope Church
Living Hope Church and Open Arms Christian Child Development Center invites the public to Trunk or Treat from 3 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 25. Families are encouraged to bring their children and friend, tri...
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