Man serving 105 years for shooting Cobb police off...
by Philip Clements
12:42 AM, Thursday, May 28
MARIETTA — A man convicted in October on 12 charges related to a 2014 shooting of a Cobb police officer was found dead while in custody at the Georgia State Prison in Reidsville, officials say. James Albert Phillips, 36, died Monday, according to ...

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Each year, the top two — or sometimes three — students in a high school’s graduating class are honored for their dedi...
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Ribbon cut as Hasty opens special needs playground
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The Class of 2015: Marietta High graduates its second larg...
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Cobb events salute veterans
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School system releases initial grad numbers
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School opens special needs playground
Hasty Elementary School Fine Arts Academy has a brand new playground specially made for students with special needs. ...
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Monkey Joe’s rasies funds for cancer
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Businesses team up to raise money for Special Olympics
MARIETTA — Local agencies and businesses are teaming up this week to help raise money for the 2015 Special Olympics. ...
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