Head of the class: Cobb schools starting new summe...
by Philip Clements
12:38 AM, Saturday, May 23
MARIETTA — About 240 fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders in Cobb County will take part in an invitation-only summer program next month, where they will participate in activities to increase critical thinking and research skills. “We’re very excited ...

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KSU journalism center awarded $250K
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Marietta City Schools gets $87K tech grant
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1,200 attend Military Academy Day
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KSU offering performing arts summer intensives
KENNESAW — The College of the Arts at Kennesaw State University will host a week of performing arts summer intensives...
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Hollywood, Georgia: Cobb plays leading role in state’s fil...
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Board of Commissioners eyes plans for square in Mableton
MABLETON — The final design for the proposed $3.1 million Mableton Square will be presented to the county commission ...
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Odd requests help Acworth stroke victim get proper care
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Board of Commissioners mulling $22.1M for CCT updates
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County commissioners eye hiring SPLOST attorney
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Fire damages two townhomes in Vinings
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