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Jury to start deliberating loud music killing case
A jury in Jacksonville will begin deciding the fate of a white man who fatally shot a black Marietta teenager after a...
09:20 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Braves Foundation to help Cobb nonprofits
The Atlanta Braves Foundation recently awarded more than $300,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations around the met...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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2013 fatal stabbing: Man sentenced to life after plea
MARIETTA — Charles Renard Mahaffey of Marietta received a life sentence Tuesday for stabbing a 26-year-old man to dea...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Coats and Clark reunion set for Saturday
A reunion is planned Saturday for former employees of the Coats and Clark Threadmill in Austell. The spinning mill ma...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Forest Hills historic district status is backed by residents
MARIETTA — About 20 residents of the Forest Hills neighborhood came to a meeting put on by the Historic Preservation ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Cobb, Marietta superintendents speak on hiring, test gaps ...
At meeting on diversity, retired educator ‘concerned we don’t have enough teachers that look like me’
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Mother gets 30 years in prison for starving daughter
Ebony Berry, a 37-year-old mother whose daughter died of starvation in 2012, has been sentenced to 30 years in prison...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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‘The Many Faces of the Hijab’: KSU students opt to wear Mu...
Some Kennesaw State University students have committed to wearing head scarves for 24 hours in a show of support for ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Cobb officials: No need to panic over Texas Ebola case
MARIETTA — Although federal officials confirmed the first case of Ebola has been diagnosed in the U.S. on Tuesday, lo...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Cobb commissioner: Take ‘long look’ at SPLOST project list
CUMBERLAND — Commissioner Bob Ott recommended voters take a “long look” at the list of projects to be funded by a pro...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Sewer overflow reported in Marietta Saturday
A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in about 290 gallons discharging into a tributary of Sope Creek, occurred at...
12:20 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Ellijay cattle rancher wrangles $150K in Marietta lottery win
Nalis Mooney Jr., 73, a cattle rancher from Ellijay matched all five numbers from the Sept. 17 Fantasy 5 drawing, win...
12:18 AM, Wednesday, October 01
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Closing arguments begin in loud music killing case
UPDATE: Closing arguments have begun in the first-degree murder case of a man who fatally shot a Marietta teenager af...
02:45 PM, Tuesday, September 30
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Cobb Board of Commission member Cupid removes SPLOST oppos...
MARIETTA — With a little more than two months remaining before county voters decide whether to extend a 1 percent spe...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, September 30
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Marietta Board of Education OKs $11.3M for Northcutt Stadi...
MARIETTA — The Marietta Board of Education agreed to spend about $11.3 million to renovate Marietta High School’s Nor...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, September 30
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