Group not convinced East Cobb Middle can’t be rebu...
by Philip Clements
12:39 AM, Monday, July 06
MARIETTA — Despite the school district’s insistence that East Cobb Middle School cannot be rebuilt on site, a survey found the majority of community members want the school to stay where it is. Cobb voters approved rebuilding an east Cobb area mid...

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County prepares parade of Easter events
Cobb County is preparing for Easter Sunday with a parade of events, among them the annual Easter Sunrise Service at K...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, March 31
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Marietta Historic Board of Review passes Councilman Goldst...
MARIETTA — A divided city board on Monday approved Councilman Philip Goldstein’s design for a three-story brewpub on ...
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Smyrna officer who shot, killed man identified
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Principle Position: New principals coming to two Cobb Coun...
Two high schools in the Cobb County School District will soon have new principals. But although the principals will b...
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Cobb was named the fourth healthiest county in the state, according to a study done by the Robert Wood Johnson Founda...
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Man pleads not guilty in December kidnapping case
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March enrollment count down from October for Cobb, Mariett...
MARIETTA — The enrollment numbers for Cobb and Marietta schools took a slight dip in March compared to October, but o...
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Voters set to decide on a plan for failing schools
MARIETTA — Cobb’s lawmakers mostly supported a bill that would establish a statewide school district for failing scho...
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Canton man draws up panda insurance for Zoo Atlanta
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04:00 AM, Sunday, March 29
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Majority of Marietta city council favors term limit refere...
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Ball Ground man found guilty on 24 animal cruelty charges
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Braves want green stadium: Team is looking to irrigation, ...
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Fans turn out for Black and Gold game
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Remembering the Square of yesteryear
Some of Marietta’s most recognizable names — Goldstein, Walker, Dunaway, Cox, Leiter, Coppedge and Galt — gathered at...
04:01 AM, Saturday, March 28
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Report: Mom suffocated children before suicide
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