Boom or bust? Use of fireworks sparks debate acros...
by Ricky Leroux
12:13 AM, Wednesday, July 08
MARIETTA — After an explosive July 4th weekend, some Cobb residents have short fuses when it comes to the state’s new fireworks law, which legalized the sale and use of fireworks in Georgia and took effect July 1. Officials with Cobb’s police and ...

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