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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Storytelling workshop to be Aug. 30
The Southern Order of Storytellers Cobb County will present their second annual storytelling workshop for youth and a...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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In with the new: Northside Hospital in talks to purchase l...
Northside Hospital is looking to expand its presence in east Cobb. The organization is under contract to purchase a 1...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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MCS teacher selected as award finalist
MARIETTA — Fourth-grade math and science teacher Susie Throop doesn’t give her students many answers. Instead, she as...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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Walton High accepts invitation to march in 2015 Rose Parad...
MARIETTA — Walton High School’s Raider Valley had a pep rally atmosphere Saturday evening, but there wasn’t a single ...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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New principal follows family tradition
ACWORTH — For Alison Broughton, the new principal at Baker Elementary, it was a no-brainer to become an educator — sh...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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Smyrna looks to sell property at $2M loss: Officials disag...
SMYRNA — The city of Smyrna may finally be closer to seeing new construction on a 47-acre property its development au...
04:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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City department workers to talk plans to improve the Square
MARIETTA — City employees in about every department will be tasked with determining how realistic Mayor Steve Tumlin’...
04:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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McCollum to build customs facility by ’15
KENNESAW — Cobb will soon become an international gateway. At its meeting Tuesday, the Cobb County Board of Commissio...
04:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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To eat or not to eat? School lunches aim to cut calories, ...
MARIETTA — When mom isn’t standing over their shoulder, school nutritionists are there, telling children at Cobb and ...
04:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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Entrusting a legacy: New chair takes over WellStar Board o...
Gary Miller said he feels intimidated to take over the position as chairman of the WellStar Board of Trustees, but he...
04:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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New regional library location OK’d
ACWORTH — The Cobb County Board of Commissioners agreed this week to spend $800,000 for the site of a new regional li...
12:00 AM, Sunday, August 17
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Police say Smyrna woman killed in Maryland murder-suicide
Police say a Smyrna woman was killed after a Maryland man shot her and his estranged wife in District Heights before ...
09:52 PM, Saturday, August 16
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'I'm OK' - Sparkman slowly recovers with help from hard-wo...
MARIETTA — In his first public appearance since the shooting at the FedEx facility in Kennesaw, Christopher Sparkman ...
04:00 AM, Saturday, August 16
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Braves’ to-be neighbor files suit against the Cobb Board o...
Owners of property near stadium site say county abused rezoning powers
04:00 AM, Saturday, August 16
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Coleman to turn self in Monday, bond to be set at $100K
MARIETTA — Marietta Councilman Anthony Coleman, who is accused of violating the federal racketeering act, will turn h...
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