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...

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CCSD educator headed to Europe on scholarship
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CUMBERLAND — With most of the grading and deep foundation complete, Braves executive Mike Plant said construction of ...
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Tennis enthusiasts celebrate hall of fame’s move to Marietta
MARIETTA — Two hundred and seventy tennis enthusiasts applauded as 27 Tennis Hall of Fame members strolled down a red...
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MARTA’s expansion remains controversial
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Elizabeth Porter Park construction in Marietta still stall...
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Chattahoochee Technical College grads move one step closer...
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School board eyes raising teachers’ salaries
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Cobb Chairman Lee set to make new executive position; Long...
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County plans to create website for traffic alerts
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Cherokee district attorney says ‘justice served’
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