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Cobb Superior Court candidate Stedman: court needs experienced judge
MARIETTA — Juanita Stedman says experience on both sides of the bench has given her the knowledge to preside over Cobb’s Superior Court with more skill than her runoff opponent. “I’m the only one o...
July 10, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chick-fil-A Run to benefit African schools
Chick-fil-A Vinings, 2485 Cumberland Parkway SE in the Cumberland area, will have a 1-mile Fun Run race Friday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The race will start at 7 p.m. at the restaurant in the Publix park...
July 10, 2014 01:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kennesaw’s Northstar Place Senior Living center to have grand re-opening
Northstar Place Senior Living, 3250 Quick Water Landing in Kennesaw, announced it will have a grand re-opening event on Thursday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Dr. Ike Reighard, founder of Northstar Church, s...
July 10, 2014 01:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta City Council OKs 2016 SPLOST list
The City Council voted 6-1 Wednesday night, with Philip Goldstein opposed, to approve a potential list of projects to be funded by the 2016 special purpose local option sales tax voters will have a...
July 10, 2014 01:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Councilman Goldstein issues formal dissent, calls crime reduction ordinance unconstitutional
Councilman Philip Goldstein attacked an ordinance meant to reduce crime in apartment complexes once again, saying it was unconstitutional in a formal dissent he filed at Wednesday’s City Council me...
July 10, 2014 01:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta man to serve 5 years after beating pregnant girlfriend
Dahlen Green Musgrove, 24, will spend five years in prison after he was convicted late Tuesday of beating his pregnant girlfriend, then writing her a letter from jail.
July 09, 2014 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta City Council votes against sound barriers along Interstate 75
Marietta’s City Council will tell the Georgia Department of Transportation it doesn’t want sound barriers on its properties along Interstate 75.
July 09, 2014 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lee moves BRT project to second SPLOST tier
MARIETTA — The proposed bus rapid transit project has been moved down on the priority list of projects in the county’s 2016 special purpose local option sales tax wish list, a decision made by Comm...
July 09, 2014 04:00 AM | 10 10 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Head to head - Byrne, Weatherford talk ethics, endorsements at forum
Byrne, Weatherford talk ethics, endorsements at forum
July 09, 2014 04:00 AM | 7 7 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Superior Court candidate Harris: Public safety is top priority of the court
MARIETTA — Ann Harris says she has spent the entirety of her nearly two-decade law career in Cobb Superior Court. As senior assistant district attorney, Harris said she’s prosecuted the county’s “m...
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Sewer overflow reported in Kennesaw
The Cobb County Water System reported a sewer overflow occurred in the county Tuesday. A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in approximately 220 gallons discharged into a tributary of Lake Acwo...
July 10, 2014 01:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents object to Chair Lee’s BRT plan at SPLOST meeting
County Chairman Tim Lee’s bus rapid transit proposal was on the minds of a number of residents who turned out for a meeting hosted by Commissioner JoAnn Birrell on Wednesday.
July 10, 2014 01:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Birrell invites public to attend tonight’s SPLOST meeting
Commissioner JoAnn Birrell invites the public to turn out to a 7 p.m. meeting tonight at the East Cobb Senior Center to learn about the projects that may be funded through a new 1 percent special p...
July 09, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police follow new leads in search for missing Marietta woman
Police looked for new evidence Tuesday in the case of Tiffany Michelle Whitton, a Marietta woman who went missing nine months ago.
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Cobb Board of Commissioners narrows list of Braves project firms down to four
MARIETTA — The county has narrowed the list of which project management firm will represent its interest in the construction of the new Atlanta Braves stadium down to a final four. At the Tuesday m...
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Marietta, Cobb schools’ CRCT scores released
Test scores released Tuesday by the Cobb County and Marietta City school districts will provide officials with a way to examine how each elementary and middle school performed on standardized asses...
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Police arrest two suspects in two-state armed robbery spree
The Cobb and Acworth police departments teamed up last week to track down a pair of armed robbery suspects from Missouri. Acworth police say they became involved in the investigation after they rec...
July 09, 2014 12:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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BLW rejects mayor’s idea for Whitlock
Tumlin wanted to bury power lines, fund extra $4M cost with BLW reserves
July 08, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta's historic district may be expanded
More residents of Marietta’s historic homes could soon be a part of a historic district, which organizers hope will protect the period look of certain neighborhoods.
July 08, 2014 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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