Marietta Middle lockdown lifted, student with knif...
by Hilary Butschek
02:30 PM, Monday, September 15
A report of a student stabbed at Marietta Middle School put the school on lockdown for one hour this afternoon, but Marietta police officers found no one injured.

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YWCA seeks to raise awareness of domestic violence
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Race set to celebrate 10 years of smiles Sept. 20
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CCSD employees honored by Board of Education
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Northwest Georgia YMCA in competition to win $100K
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Director resigning; last day Sept. 24
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A soldier’s due: Veteran receives medals from declassified...
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