Marietta to take final steps to close out Section ...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Wednesday, November 26
The Marietta City Council is scheduled to vote Dec. 10 on approving the last bit of federal money in the city’s Section 8 housing program account. The Economic/Community Development Committee chaired by Councilman Andy Morris agreed to spend $130,...

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Mobile home fire in Marietta leaves one dead Sunday night
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Program aims to equip local veterans with financial tools
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04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Veterans Day events march through Cobb
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04:00 AM, Monday, November 10
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Petitioners wear red to save Hooper-Turner house
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Computer science students compete for surprise internship ...
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Holly Tuchman elected chair of commission
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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...
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Strand to open Lumiere Lounge on Nov. 14
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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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Alive with flames: Re-enactors take Marietta Square back 1...
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Gobble Jog seventh largest Thanksgiving race in U.S.
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Moving ahead: Work begins at 4 reversible lane sites
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04:00 AM, Sunday, November 09
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Commissioner-elect Weatherford shares his plans
MARIETTA — On the heels of Tuesday’s election victory, Commissioner-elect Bob Weatherford shared his thoughts on the ...
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