Man serving time in Smyrna murder to appeal convic...
by Emily Boorstein
12:24 AM, Thursday, September 18
A man serving a life sentence in connection to a murder in Cobb County is appealing his conviction Monday to the Georgia Supreme Court. Miracle Nwakanma was one of five men charged in the Aug. 1, 2007, shooting death of Justin Brown of Atlanta. Co...

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2 found dead after 12-hour standoff in Smyrna
SMYRNA — A man and a woman were found dead in a Smyrna townhome Sunday afternoon after a 12-hour standoff, Smyrna pol...
07:48 PM, Sunday, September 14
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Cobb’s kids get moving: Local schools among top in nation ...
MARIETTA — Schools in Cobb County are doing their part to fight childhood obesity and enhance their physical educatio...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Leaders peg transportation funding key issue: Keeping Dobb...
Cobb leaders this week took part in an annual trip to Washington, D.C., organized by the Cobb Chamber, to present the...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Workshop bridges the gap between educators, parents
Grant Rivera, leadership and learning officer for the Cobb school district, wants dinner tables to be an extension of...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Forclosure numbers rise for second month: 325 homes set fo...
For the second straight month, the number of homes scheduled for foreclosure in Cobb has risen. Legal notices must be...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Upsetting the coffee cart: Federal regulations limit curri...
MARIETTA — Federal food regulations going into effect this school year are affecting certain teachers’ lesson plans a...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Bad guys, beware: Austell mayor touts tag readers as ‘big ...
Car thieves, beware: You may not want to drive through Austell, or any of Cobb’s cities that own car tag readers. Aus...
04:00 AM, Sunday, September 14
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Deal touts school funding, while Carter decries changes
Republican Gov. Nathan Deal and Democratic challenger Jason Carter presented conflicting descriptions of the state of...
04:00 AM, Saturday, September 13
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WellStar's local, state impact tops $2B: $153 million spen...
WellStar Health System announced this week it generated an economic impact of $2 billion in revenue for the local and...
04:00 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Marietta Town Hall Meeting: Parents want crosswalks near s...
Parents who live near West Side Elementary and Marietta Middle School are demanding help from the city to keep their ...
04:00 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Officials: Voter fraud suspected; Possible evidence tied t...
MARIETTA — Cobb is the latest county in which the Georgia Secretary of State’s office has found evidence of suspected...
04:00 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Year later, mother of missing woman offers $2.5K reward
MARIETTA — It’s been exactly one year since anyone has seen or heard from Tiffany Michelle Whitton. Whitton, 27, was ...
04:00 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Kell coach accused of kissing, fondling student
MARIETTA — A Kell High School volleyball coach is facing charges after authorities say he fondled one of his players ...
01:18 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Senior Center to have Oktoberfest on Oct. 29
The East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, will have Oktoberfest, sponsored by Sterling Estates...
01:05 AM, Saturday, September 13
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Senior Center to have home seminar Oct. 20
The East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, will have Taking Care of Your Home for ages 55-plus ...
01:05 AM, Saturday, September 13
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