Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews says he won’t seek re-...
by Michelle Babcock
05:09 PM, Thursday, August 27
With qualifying for the November municipal elections set to begin Monday, Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews announced in a news release Thursday he would not seek re-election.

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