Under pressure: Cobb PD’s dive team trains in hype...
by Ricky Leroux
11:00 PM, Saturday, February 13
MARIETTA — To be better prepared for what they will experience deep under the surface, the Cobb Police Department’s dive team ventured into the virtual depths with the help of a hyperbaric chamber. At HyperbarRX next door to WellStar Kennestone Ho...

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Cobb judges lend a hand to MUST Ministries
MARIETTA — On a Friday afternoon, Cobb County Superior Court Judges Reuben Green and Rob Leonard were serving the com...
10:58 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Code changes take on tailgating, chickens and drones
MARIETTA — Proposed changes to county ordinances could affect everything from backyard chickens to drones, with a num...
10:53 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Bill calls for fewer tests, changed evaluations
MARIETTA — A Cobb County legislator has filed a bill that would reduce the number of tests students in Georgia would ...
10:52 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Cobb Work to offer joint GED, job training
MARIETTA —At least 50 adults will be selected over the coming year to participate in a free, intensive GED and job tr...
10:50 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Kennesaw man, ejected from car, dies after chase
A Kennesaw man died Friday afternoon after losing control of his vehicle when state troopers chasing him attempted to...
10:48 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Cobb, Marietta schools closed for the week
Traffic may be lighter in Cobb this week as Monday marks the start of the weeklong winter break for students and staf...
10:44 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Streetscape project reveals historic brick
Remnants of Marietta Square’s original brick streets have been uncovered amidst the city’s $300,000 streetscape proje...
10:21 PM, Saturday, February 13
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Six Flags Over Georgia to have job fair today
Six Flags Over Georgia will have a job fair today for the 3,000 seasonal employees needed for the upcoming 2016 seaso...
10:59 PM, Friday, February 12
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Protest against Smyrna officer’s promotion planned for Monday
MARIETTA — The family of a man fatally shot by a Smyrna police officer last year is angry the officer is up for a pro...
10:50 PM, Friday, February 12
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Hammerin’ Hank statue to stay at the Ted
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves say they are planning a new Hank Aaron statue at SunTrust Park, which will open in 2017 ...
10:48 PM, Friday, February 12
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Surplus state funds an unexpected gift to local charities
MARIETTA — Local organizations working on issues such as housing, health services and education received an unexpecte...
10:43 PM, Friday, February 12
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Cobb school board strikes out potential vote on 9th-grade ...
MARIETTA — Cobb school board members Wednesday were split on a proposal to vote on adding ninth-grade baseball at the...
10:37 PM, Friday, February 12
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Missing Mableton woman found
UPDATE: Emma Gladys Sheppard, 66, of Mableton, who was reported missing by her family, has been found.
02:15 PM, Friday, February 12
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Local construction firm recruiting in Marietta on Feb. 27
Highway and heavy construction company C.W. Matthews, with the help of the Georgia Department of Labor, aims to recru...
11:03 PM, Thursday, February 11
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Have a heart and give blood for Valentine’s
The American Red Cross will have the following blood drives later this month: ♦ Feb. 16 from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Wel...
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