Remains of slain contractor with Cobb ties returni...
09:45 AM, Friday, August 28
Officials say the remains of a contractor with Cobb County ties who was killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan are scheduled to return to northwest Georgia.

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Marietta man dies in wreck in Oklahoma on Monday
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Georgia Lottery to award Mariettan with car today
The Georgia Lottery Corporation announced that it will have a car ceremony at 10 a.m. today at Ed Voyles Kia, 2145 So...
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American Red Cross blood drives for September
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Under construction: Housing starts in Cobb continue to inc...
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Lee on request for Cobb police oversight board: More info ...
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Powder Springs officials prep for qualifying period, which...
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Mayors poke fun during Realtors event in Marietta
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Kennesaw City Council tables zoning on development
Approves medical waste treatment plant KENNESAW — The Kennesaw City Council tabled a vote on rezoning about 3.5 acres...
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A walk through history
EDITOR’S NOTE: Lisa Przepasniak, Cobb County resident and member of the local branch of the NAACP, participated in “A...
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Finding the right peg for the Square hole
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Development authority approves policy change: Projects gra...
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12 Marietta teachers awarded for innovation
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