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National chair: Cobb ‘ground zero’ for GOP
Priebus praises efforts of local chair and talks party’s direction
04:00 AM, Wednesday, August 20
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Gateway CID seeks expert employee
Until the fledgling Gateway Marietta Community Improvement District can hire an hourly employee, it won’t have the ma...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Lembeck set to receive a $33K raise
MARIETTA — The Marietta Board of Education is expected to vote tonight on increasing Superintendent Emily Lembeck’s b...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Woman faces 24 charges, six felonies
MARIETTA — The woman accused of stealing a Cobb County Police car and causing a multi-car wreck in Atlanta last weeke...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Smiling surrender: Councilman turns himself in, released o...
City Councilman Anthony Coleman said he was feeling “great” as he walked into the Cobb County jail on Monday to turn ...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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DA looks into Mayor Jerkins: Man claims mayor obstructed j...
AUSTELL — A Douglasville resident is asking police to arrest Austell Mayor Joe Jerkins on the charge of obstructing j...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Kennesaw City Council votes to ban smoking in parks
KENNESAW — Kennesaw residents enjoying the city’s parks will now be able to “breathe easy.” The Kennesaw City Council...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Sewer overflow reported in Kennesaw
A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in an estimated 70 gallons discharged into a storm ditch that contributes to...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Fescue lawn class to be held on Thursday
The Cobb County Extension Office, 678 South Cobb Drive in Marietta, will have Cobb County Extension Horticulture Agen...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Three arrested, accused of stealing $1,700 in electronics ...
ACWORTH — Acworth police arrested three people Thursday accused of stealing electronics totaling more than $1,700. A ...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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Storytelling workshop to be Aug. 30
The Southern Order of Storytellers Cobb County will present their second annual storytelling workshop for youth and a...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, August 19
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In with the new: Northside Hospital in talks to purchase l...
Northside Hospital is looking to expand its presence in east Cobb. The organization is under contract to purchase a 1...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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MCS teacher selected as award finalist
MARIETTA — Fourth-grade math and science teacher Susie Throop doesn’t give her students many answers. Instead, she as...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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Walton High accepts invitation to march in 2015 Rose Parad...
MARIETTA — Walton High School’s Raider Valley had a pep rally atmosphere Saturday evening, but there wasn’t a single ...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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New principal follows family tradition
ACWORTH — For Alison Broughton, the new principal at Baker Elementary, it was a no-brainer to become an educator — sh...
04:00 AM, Monday, August 18
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