Marietta Middle lockdown lifted, student with knif...
by Hilary Butschek
02:30 PM, Monday, September 15
A report of a student stabbed at Marietta Middle School put the school on lockdown for one hour this afternoon, but Marietta police officers found no one injured.

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‘Preventive Medicine’ to be on Oct. 7
The Freeman Poole Senior Center, 4025 S. Hurt Road in Smyrna, will have “Preventive Medicine Beyond the Buzz” for age...
01:25 AM, Friday, September 12
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Free hearing screening at Senior Center
The East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, will have “You & Your Ears — Free Hearing Screening”...
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‘Navigating Senior Health Care’ at Senior Center
The East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, will have Navigating Senior Healthcare for ages 55-p...
01:24 AM, Friday, September 12
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Change of venue sought in loud music killing
UPDATE: A judge will wait until jury selection begins to determine whether to move the first-degree murder trial of a...
12:30 PM, Thursday, September 11
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As wife of man with terminal prostate cancer looks to rese...
MARIETTA — When a family member is diagnosed with prostate cancer, the spouse or caregiver suffers alongside the pati...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Raymond Reed remembered as being a ‘model for the rest of us’
SMYRNA — Friends and family say Raymond Reed devoted his life to Marietta, serving his city as a lawyer and state leg...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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South Cobb rebirth: Floyd Road gets $5.6 million renovatio...
Snipping the ribbon on a $5.6 million renovation to a 1.1-mile stretch of Floyd Road on Wednesday, Commissioner Lisa ...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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On 9/11 anniversary, brother reflects on sister’s death on...
MARIETTA — East Cobb’s Robert Marisay believes his sister was one of the passengers who tried to retake control of an...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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This is stage 4
Prostate cancer patient enjoys life despite terminal diagnosis
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Isakson, Scott support Obama’s moves to combat Islamic State
WASHINGTON — Republican U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson and Democratic U.S. Rep. David Scott both said they support Presiden...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Marietta City Council approves change to same-sex pension ...
City employees married to a person of the same sex can now receive the same retirement benefits as those in a heteros...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Officials: Teen in Kennesaw FedEx shooting thought about a...
ACWORTH — Authorities say the former North Cobb High School student who opened fire at a FedEx facility in April cons...
04:00 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Rep. Golick gives scholarships to three local students
State Rep. Rich Golick (R-Smyrna) announced the recipients of his State House Scholarship, an annual award by his cam...
12:13 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Cobb School Board members address IE2 program, will vote S...
The Cobb Board of Education’s work session Wednesday touched on a variety of topics to be voted on at its next meetin...
12:12 AM, Thursday, September 11
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Cobb events to pay tribute on 9/11 anniversary
Services around Cobb to observe the 13th anniversary of 9/11 will memorialize those who died on the day of the terror...
12:10 AM, Thursday, September 11
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