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Man sentenced after threat to eat judge’s kids
MARIETTA — A Marietta man who was found guilty but mentally ill after prosecutors say he threatened to kill and eat a judge’s children has been sentenced to prison. James Edward Satterfield, 59, wa...
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Councilman bringing in experts to advise first-time homebuyers
Marietta Councilman Anthony Coleman will host a homeownership forum at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday at City Hall, 205 Lawrence St. No registration is required.
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Austell man dies after Ford crashes with garbage truck
An Austell man is dead after a Thursday wreck at Veterans Memorial Highway and Maxham Road. Cobb police officers are assisting the Austell Police Department with the investigation of the crash afte...
April 19, 2014 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Enrollment up in Cobb, Marietta school districts
School systems count how many students they have twice a year, once in October and once in March. Student counts serve as a loose measure of overall population growth, but are critical in that stat...
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb churches prepare for Easter services
The Rev. Roger Allen, the rector of St. James on Church Street in Marietta, was finishing a large batch of sermons Thursday morning to be delivered this weekend. “There is a fantastic energy to the...
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Police: Atlanta man kicked out police car window
Marietta Police say an Atlanta man kicked out the rear passenger side window of a patrol car after they arrested him on charges of stealing foot spray from a Wal-Mart.
April 18, 2014 01:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board of Regents approves new mission for consolidated KSU
New academic structure calls for 13 colleges
April 18, 2014 01:02 AM | 4 4 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Donations, game sales raise $10,000 for former Walton soccer player
24-year-old recovering after she was struck by a drunk driver on Halloween last year
April 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Husband charged with feticide after Smyrna wreck kills his unborn baby
Laquadre Vontez Walker remains in the Cobb jail without bond on several felony charges, including feticide by vehicle and insurance fraud after police say he caused a wreck at South Cobb Drive and ...
April 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 7 7 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police investigate 3 armed robberies in 2 days
MARIETTA — Cobb police officers are investigating three armed robberies that took place over two days. At about 1:30 p.m. Thursday, police say two men approached a victim in the parking lot of Crys...
April 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Authorities: Woman texted death-threats
Dashell Ellis of Atlanta was arrested April 11 after she was accused of sending deaththreat text messages to her probation officer in Cobb County. According to police, on April 7, Ellis sent severa...
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Man, 19, faces felony cocaine charges
Cobb Police arrested 19-year-old Jake Boynton of Marietta April 8 and charged him with possession of cocaine. Police say Boynton was driving down Mabry Road when he was stopped for driving with a b...
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Austell man faces drug possession charges
David Stephen White of Austell was arrested by Cobb Police on April 8 on charges of possession of illegal drugs. According to police, White was stopped while driving on Mableton Parkway for having ...
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Police: ‘Intoxicated’ man shot gun in yard
Justin Denson of Hiram was arrested April 8 by Cobb Police and charged with aggravated assault, among other charges. According to the arrest warrant, Denson was “heavily intoxicated” when he threat...
April 19, 2014 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing Ball Ground teen found
The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said Friday a 15-year-old runaway from Ball Ground was located in Atlanta.
April 18, 2014 04:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Billboard bickering: Kennesaw council still debating electronic edifice
A contentious decision to annex a hotel property into the city limits a year ago still has Kennesaw’s City Council debating if a digital billboard should be erected at the site along Cobb Parkway.
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb residents walk to show support for immigrants
A group of 200 to 300 Cobb residents trekked 8 miles from Smyrna to downtown Marietta to show solidarity between American citizens and immigrants from around the world.
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 7 7 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta suspect in March shooting arrested
MARIETTA — A man accused in an apartment complex killing has been arrested in Miami after allegedly fleeing from police. Damion Wright, 26, of Marietta was shot dead on March 27 in the parking lot ...
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man finds skeletal remains
A person searching for scrap metal discovered the remains of a badly decomposed body near a Cobb County subdivision Wednesday night, but police say foul play is not suspected.
April 18, 2014 04:00 AM | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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