Cobb County public figures reflect on holiday bles...
by Philip Clements
04:00 AM, Thursday, November 27
Thanksgiving is a time for family, food and football. The MDJ polled several Cobb County public figures and officials about what they were thankful for and what their plans were, and received a variety of answers, from their health to their dog. H...

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Bridge to SunTrust Park still a question
Cobb Chairman Tim Lee said the county is still determining how it will fund construction of a pedestrian bridge that ...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Walk the walk: City Council considers options for widening...
Members of the City Council gathered on the Square Monday in front of the fenced-in vacant lot owned by Councilman Ph...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Restaurants honor vets with free meals today
J. Christopher’s announced veterans will receive a free meal in honor of their service from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. today wh...
12:38 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Local vets contribute to Wreaths Across America
FRA’s Branch 89, 1091 Neva Drive SW in Marietta, recently made a contribution to Wreaths Across America. Wreaths Acro...
12:36 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Parade, ceremony to celebrate veterans in Cobb today
MARIETTA — The community has many events planned to honor veterans today with parades and ceremonies spread out acros...
12:27 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Mobile home fire in Marietta leaves one dead Sunday night
MARIETTA — A man died in a mobile home fire Sunday night at Fair Oaks Mobile Home Park in Marietta, Cobb firefighters...
12:26 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Kennesaw State University named among top schools for vete...
Kennesaw State University was one of 140 schools in the county to be named a top school for veterans, according to ra...
12:24 AM, Tuesday, November 11
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Program aims to equip local veterans with financial tools
MARIETTA — Record unemployment rates for veterans has surfaced as an issue in the last decade as more and more troops...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Veterans Day events march through Cobb
The community is invited to honor local veterans Tuesday with a parade, and a ceremony at the Marietta Square. The ev...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Petitioners wear red to save Hooper-Turner house
SMYRNA — The days may be numbered for the Hooper-Turner House in Mableton, but a grassroots effort is trying to buy m...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Computer science students compete for surprise internship ...
MARIETTA — Lockheed Martin had the feel of a pep rally Saturday morning as about 65 high school students studying com...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Holly Tuchman elected chair of commission
The Georgia Commission on Family Violence recently elected Holly Tuchman, CEO & Executive Director YWCA of Northwest ...
12:12 AM, Monday, November 10
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Sen. Hunter Hill observes Georgia Cyber Academy class
State Sen. Hunter Hill (R- Smyrna) recently met with representatives from the Georgia Cyber Academy to watch a live-a...
12:12 AM, Monday, November 10
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Strand to open Lumiere Lounge on Nov. 14
The Lumiere Lounge at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre will give visitors the feel of a speakeasy as it provides patrons...
12:05 AM, Monday, November 10
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Smyrna city council members clash over payment to resident
SMYRNA — What city officials are calling a $21,158 “compromise” with a resident has fueled tense discussion among Cit...
04:00 AM, Sunday, November 09
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