Challenger Antron Johnson runs for ‘people’s campa...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Monday, October 20
Antron Johnson believes lawmakers in the Georgia Senate are ignoring the people they should be serving, and he is on a mission to personally fix that. Johnson, a Democrat, is running against state Sen. Hunter Hill (R-Smyrna) to represent District ...

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MUST Ministries aides disabled veteran
What started as community service for a traffic ticket has become life-changing experience for a Smyrna veteran. Disa...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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Hometown heroes: Local police, firefighters honored at MBA...
MARIETTA — Detective Russell Henson is a dedicated police officer — so much so that he brings his work home with him....
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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School board attorney asks for raise
Marietta Board of Education attorney Clem Doyle is asking for a $3,000 increase in his firm’s monthly fee. Doyle, who...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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Harris expected to waive hearing, plead not guilty
MARIETTA — Court officials say the attorney for Justin Ross Harris, who is accused of murdering his 22-month-old son ...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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BoE set to review ’15-’16 school calendar
The Marietta Board of Education will review two options for the 2015-16 school calendar at tonight’s meeting. Once th...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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About $169K for transportation studies to be considered
MARIETTA — Cobb Commissioners will consider spending about $169,000 to fund engineering design studies for two transp...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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Private investigator seeks emails of Ott, Cupid regarding ...
MARIETTA — An open records request filed by a private investigator seeks emails between Commissioners Bob Ott and Lis...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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Marietta man gets 20 years for iPod theft
A Marietta man found guilty of robbery and aggravated assault has been given a 20-year sentence stemming from the the...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 14
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Cobb foreclosures drop 15 percent from October
MARIETTA — For the first time since August, Cobb has seen the number of homes slated for foreclosures diminish. There...
04:00 AM, Monday, October 13
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Saving history: Cobb Landmarks and Historical Society cele...
ACWORTH — Abbie Parks of Acworth couldn’t stop admiring the cedar trees on the front lawn of the Cowan House on Thurs...
04:00 AM, Monday, October 13
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More than $640K in renovations considered for Lost Mountain
POWDER SPRINGS — On Tuesday, the Cobb County Board of Commissioners will consider spending $646,287 on Lost Mountain ...
04:00 AM, Monday, October 13
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Are you going to vote for the Cobb SPLOST?
The MDJ visited Marietta Square on Sunday to ask: Are you going to vote for the Cobb SPLOST?
04:00 AM, Monday, October 13
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Park renovations: BoC mulling $1.2M for Fair Oaks
MARIETTA — The Cobb County Board of Commissioners is considering putting $1.2 million of renovations into Fair Oaks P...
04:00 AM, Monday, October 13
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Winter in Georgia could be warmer, wetter
MARIETTA — Researchers and scientists are keeping an eye on easterly winds this month to predict how many layers to b...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
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Harrison High teens get up-close view of political process...
PERRY — For a number of Harrison High School students, it’s never too early to get involved in politics. Even though ...
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