Cobb Board of Education split on Harmony Leland an...
by Philip Clements
04:00 AM, Saturday, April 18
MARIETTA — Cobb school board members were at odds this week over setting aside $5 million for the rebuild of Harmony Leland and Clay elementary schools in Mableton during a discussion of the superintendent’s proposed fiscal 2016 budget. During the...

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