Practice makes perfect: Kell student earns top sco...
by Brittini Ray
12:37 AM, Monday, August 31
Less than one percent of test takers earn a perfect score on the SAT — a college admission and placement exam — and Marietta is home to one of them. Karen Wu, 16, a senior at Kell High School, said she was relieved when she got her test scores, so...

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Former MHS student killed in suicide bomb in Afghanistan
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Interim city administrator steps down
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Hundreds gather to protest Planned Parenthood facility
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12:44 AM, Sunday, August 23
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Cupid hopes for changes to ’16 budget
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