Chatterbox: Commissioner Birrell speaks out for Co...
by MDJ Staff
12:58 AM, Wednesday, July 29
Commissioner JoAnn Birrell defended Cobb police and expressed her disappointment with comments made by Commissioner Lisa Cupid during Tuesday’s board meeting. Last week, Cupid accused Cobb police of racism and of trying to “harass and intimidate” ...

Latest Headlines

Marietta car crash leaves one in critical condition
MARIETTA — The Marietta Police Department is investigating a crash that occurred at about 5:20 a.m. Sunday on Powder ...
05:00 PM, Sunday, July 12
full story
Kennestone Hospital opens an inpatient pediatric facility
WellStar Kennestone Hospital recently opened a new inpatient pediatric unit. Previously, Cobb County did not have an ...
04:00 AM, Sunday, July 12
full story
Hundreds turn out for retirement ceremony for Dobbins comm...
MARIETTA — About 800 civilians and military service members crowded Dobbins Air Reserve Base’s Hangar 5 on Saturday t...
12:00 AM, Sunday, July 12
full story
Early estimated cost of Cumberland circulator at $1.2M
MARIETTA -- The county has received a preliminary report on how it could implement a shuttle in the Cumberland area, ...
12:00 AM, Sunday, July 12
full story
East Cobb water main replacement to cause two years of tra...
MARIETTA — A $41.9 million water main replacement project in east Cobb expected to begin this fall will cause varied ...
12:00 AM, Sunday, July 12
full story
Trail keepers: Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club helps maintain...
MARIETTA —The Kennesaw Mountain Trail Club received national recognition last month when the volunteer group was awar...
11:57 PM, Saturday, July 11
full story
Marietta pays $310,000 to settle land disputes
MARIETTA — This week, the Marietta City Council approved paying $310,000 to settle two legal battles regarding proper...
11:48 PM, Saturday, July 11
full story
BoC to vote on $10M for south Cobb
SOUTH COBB — The Board of Commissioners is set to vote Tuesday on whether to approve issuing $10 million in bonds to ...
01:24 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
Two men wanted in Acworth shooting
ACWORTH — Police are looking for two suspects related to a shooting Friday that left one man injured. Police said the...
01:21 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
Board to vote on awarding $475K grant to Cobb edTV
MARIETTA — The Cobb Board of Commissioners is set to vote on giving $475,000 to the Cobb School District’s education ...
01:13 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
County proceeds with 3 transportation projects
MARIETTA — Cobb County is moving forward on three transportation projects next week, including adding sidewalks to a ...
01:08 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
UGA Cobb Extension plans Family Fun Day
The UGA Cobb County Extension will have a Family Fun Day celebrating the finale of its Horticulture/Agriculture Aware...
12:44 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
Police seek 3 men in Citgo armed robbery
MABLETON — Cobb police are investigating an armed robbery at a gas station near the intersection of Mableton Parkway ...
12:38 AM, Saturday, July 11
full story
Family of man shot by police plans own investigation
DECATUR — The family of the man killed by Smyrna police said Friday they plan on doing their own investigation into t...
07:55 PM, Friday, July 10
full story
Acworth police looking for suspects in Acworth shooting
Acworth police are looking for two suspects related to a shooting that injured one person on Friday. Police said they...
02:50 PM, Friday, July 10
full story

Popular Stories

Recent Comments

« anonymous wrote on Tuesday, Jul 28 at 09:43 PM »
« anonymous wrote on Tuesday, Jul 28 at 09:35 PM »
« anonymous wrote on Tuesday, Jul 28 at 07:33 PM »
« anonymous wrote on Tuesday, Jul 28 at 07:29 PM »