Marietta to take final steps to close out Section ...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Wednesday, November 26
The Marietta City Council is scheduled to vote Dec. 10 on approving the last bit of federal money in the city’s Section 8 housing program account. The Economic/Community Development Committee chaired by Councilman Andy Morris agreed to spend $130,...

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Chatterbox: Former Hillgrove player up for John Mackey award
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