Council says OK to body cameras
by Ricky Leroux
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 21
SMYRNA — The Smyrna City Council voted 7-0 to approve purchasing 75 body cameras for the city’s police department at a cost of $68,140 at its meeting Monday. The purchase comes about a month after a Smyrna man was fatally shot by a Smyrna police o...

Latest Headlines

KSU announces spring art festival
Kennesaw State University is celebrating the arts with a Spring Arts Festival on April 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The f...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 08
full story
Now and then: Gov. Deal commemorates 60th anniversary of C...
Gov. Nathan Deal helped recreate history to celebrate an aeronautics milestone Tuesday as he christened an MC-130J Co...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 08
full story
Woodstock store owner remembers former employee killed in ...
One of the three victims who died Monday morning in a north Georgia wreck that left eight others injured had attended...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 08
full story
Cobb Planning Commission OKs distribution center over obje...
MARIETTA — A distribution center planned for the Town Center area is moving forward after the Cobb Planning Commissio...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 08
full story
Whistle-blower settles: Former Georgia National Guard publ...
ATLANTA — A former employee of the Georgia National Guard has agreed to a $480,000 settlement of her whistle-blower c...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Marietta woman dies in car wreck on Windy Hill
Cobb police say a Marietta woman died in a collision on Windy Hill Road near Bouldercrest Drive in Marietta at 3 p.m....
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Austell man wanted in more than 30 thefts arrested
FORSYTH —An Austell man suspected in more than 30 armed robberies at pharmacies, including three CVS stores in Cherok...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Mayor: Water, electric rates are not likely to rise in 2016
MARIETTA — Mayor Steve Tumlin is making an early prediction that Marietta water rates will not increase in 2016. At a...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Marietta City Council set to vote on plans for Glover Park...
MARIETTA — Residents may see some changes around Marietta Square as the City Council considers building restrooms at ...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Councilman removes cornice on building on the Square
MARIETTA — Decorative architecture has become a topic of debate on Marietta Square. The Marietta Historic Board of Re...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Goldstein’s brewpub plan in limbo
MARIETTA — City Councilman Philip Goldstein’s plan to build a three-story building on North Park Square that he would...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Town Center CID issues traffic alerts
The Kennesaw-based Town Center Area CID announced Monday two traffic alerts for the Town Center area starting Wednesd...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Second suspect in Franklin Road fatal taxi shooting charged
MARIETTA — Police have arrested the second suspect they believe was involved in the shooting death of a 22-year-old m...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07
full story
Freshman Rep. Reeves reflects on first session
MARIETTA — Thirty-nine days in his first legislative session, State Rep. Bert Reeves (R-Marietta) said the success he...
04:00 AM, Monday, April 06
full story
Ball Ground in running for site of Tom Cruise feature
Ball Ground is one of only a few cities left in the running to be the main filming location for a major movie starrin...
04:00 AM, Monday, April 06
full story

Popular Stories

Harrison ranked as best girls soccer team in the nation by Carlton D. White
cwhite@mdjonline.com

Recent Comments

« No recount-Hill wrote on Monday, Apr 20 at 08:07 PM »
« anonymous wrote on Monday, Apr 20 at 08:05 PM »
« AmeriGirl wrote on Monday, Apr 20 at 07:53 PM »
« Ben Twomey wrote on Monday, Apr 20 at 07:11 PM »