Officials say alternative school is working for Ma...
by Philip Clements
12:36 AM, Sunday, May 03
MARIETTA — An alternative school program serving both the Cobb and Marietta school districts is working to keep students in school, officials say, and both districts are looking to continue their contracts. Ombudsman is a private company contracte...

Latest Headlines

Florida man charged in 1991 Acworth Lake murder extradited...
MARIETTA — A Florida man accused of murdering a woman near Lake Acworth 23 years ago was extradited back to Cobb Coun...
04:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Proposed Cobb schools budget includes 4% raises, hiring 10...
MARIETTA — Cobb Schools Superintendent Chris Ragsdale has unveiled his proposed budget for fiscal 2016, which calls f...
04:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Pizzeria set to have fundraiser for victim of FedEx shooting
The Mellow Mushroom in Acworth plans to host a fundraising event Sunday for the security guard injured in the shootin...
12:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Chattahoochee Technical College to have BBQ competition
Chattahoochee Technical College will host its first ever Trash Can BBQ Competition on Thursday, April 23 at the Mount...
12:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Georgia Aquarium CEO donates $5 million to KSU
Michael Leven, former hospitality industry executive and current president and CEO of the Georgia Aquarium, donated $...
12:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Chamber names 25 small businesses
The Cobb Chamber announced 25 small businesses in Cobb that are in the running for its annual Small Business of the Y...
12:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Local man gets 2 years for making terroristic threats
A Marietta man has been sentenced to two years in prison after threatening to “kill everyone” in an apartment-complex...
12:00 AM, Thursday, April 16
full story
Land owner to file lawsuit against BoC
Isakson Living, which saw its rezoning request for a senior living development in east Cobb denied last month, has an...
05:15 PM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Cobb schools' proposed FY16 budget includes 100 new teache...
The fiscal 2016 budget, presented to the Cobb Board of Education today, does not include a tax increase or furlough d...
08:49 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Higher education: Kennesaw State University’s tuition to i...
KENNESAW — Tuition at Kennesaw State University is set to increase 4.4 percent in August after the Georgia Board of R...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Marietta man charged in wreck that injured 5
Police say five people were injured after a car traveling southbound on Interstate 575 crossed the median into northb...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Marietta school board considers redistricting
MARIETTA — The Marietta school board Tuesday discussed redistricting A.L. Burruss, Hickory Hills, Dunleith, Lockheed ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Chatterbox: Weatherford: I’ve finally arrived on pressing ...
At Tuesday’s meeting, the Board of Commissioners approved road improvements, a study about electric vehicles for a sh...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Braves exec encourages bicyclists to help take cars off road
KENNESAW — Awaiting the announcement of a parking plan for the Braves stadium, residents and business owners are taki...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story
Board of Commissioners goes ahead on south Cobb bond work
Up to $10M set to be issued for improvements in south part of county
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 15
full story

Popular Stories

Recent Comments

« Emily Lembeck great wrote on Saturday, May 02 at 02:35 PM »
« Get the Facts!! wrote on Saturday, May 02 at 01:55 PM »
« East Cobb Senior wrote on Saturday, May 02 at 11:31 AM »
« anonymous wrote on Saturday, May 02 at 10:33 AM »