SWAT team called to standoff in Powder Springs
08:00 AM, Wednesday, August 20
Authorities say a Special Weapons And Tactics team has been called to a Powder Springs residence after they say a man barricaded himself inside after a fight with his wife.

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Atlanta Braves create fan advisory board
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves announced Thursday they have created a fan advisory board to give fans and local represe...
12:59 AM, Friday, August 08
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Young Lawyers to have first responder clinic
MARIETTA — The Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia is presenting a pro bono clinic to provide estate p...
12:58 AM, Friday, August 08
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Acworth man dies following car wreck near North Main Street
ACWORTH — An Acworth man died from injuries he sustained in a car wreck Thursday. John Drinko, 71, died after he was ...
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‘More excited than nervous’: Anna Worden dons cheerleader ...
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04:00 AM, Thursday, August 07
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Developments draw opposition: Acworth, east Cobb sites fac...
MARIETTA — Planned new developments in Acworth and east Cobb have elicited strong opposition from residents living ne...
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Marietta High starts year on a roll!
A snow-white tradition — and it ain’t Christmas
04:00 AM, Thursday, August 07
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Cobb Police has $66M plan in works
Improved recruiting, increased benefits aim to retain officers
04:00 AM, Thursday, August 07
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Where poetry lives: U.S. Poet Laureate visits Cobb
CUMBERLAND — U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey spoke at a fundraiser for the Cobb Library Foundation on Wednesday ...
04:00 AM, Thursday, August 07
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Marietta man gets 40 years for 2013 shooting
MARIETTA — A Marietta man who pleaded guilty to shooting and injuring two people at a 2013 party will spend the next ...
10:16 PM, Wednesday, August 06
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Legislative council honors state Sen. Hill with award
Sen. Judson Hill (R–Marietta) received the American Legislative Exchange Council’s Legislator of the Year award last ...
10:11 PM, Wednesday, August 06
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Sewer overflow reported on Six Flags Drive
The Cobb County Water System reported a wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in about 170 gallons discharged into a...
10:10 PM, Wednesday, August 06
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Thrive Counseling has ribbon cutting today
Thrive Counseling, 6095 Pine Mountain Drive, Suite 105 in Kennesaw, will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony today at 11 a...
10:10 PM, Wednesday, August 06
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Remembering Cooper Harris: Online group seeks money to bui...
MARIETTA — People across the country who want to memorialize the late 22-month-old Cooper Harris, have created a fund...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, August 06
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Behind closed boards: Marietta council to possibly limit t...
MARIETTA — Buildings with boarded-up windows or doors could soon be bulldozed if they sit unsold for too long in Mari...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, August 06
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Heightened security: Cobb middle, elementary schools locki...
Elementary and middle schools in the Cobb School District will now be locked to the public at all times. This year, a...
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