Cobb police investigating apparent homicide in Mab...
by Ricky Leroux
04:07 PM, Thursday, February 26
Update: Police have identified the body found Wednesday in Mableton as 35-year-old Alexander Arcides Lara Ayala of Smyrna.

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Touch-a-Truck returns to Depot Park
The City of Kennesaw’s free annual family-friendly Touch-A-Truck event returns to Depot Park, 2828 Cherokee St. in Ke...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25
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Chatterbox: ‘Cooper’s Law’ passes with only 2 dissenters
A bill introduced in the state Senate on Tuesday named “Cooper’s Law” after Cooper Harris, the 22-month-old who polic...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25
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Cobb Board of Commissioners OKs $750K for I-285 Cumberland...
MARIETTA — The Cobb Board of Commissioners approved spending an estimated $750,000 with a company to design a bridge ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25
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BoE to hear from developers up for tax abatements
MARIETTA — The Cobb school board is expected to hear a presentation from two developers on projects up for tax abatem...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25
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Loud hosts ‘Good for Cobb’ event
CUMBERLAND — At a kickoff event for Good for Cobb, co-chair John Loud said the goal of the nonprofit organization is ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25
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Not again! Cobb reacts to school closures
Cobb Superintendent Chris Ragsdale said the decision to initially delay school Tuesday was made at about 6:15 a.m., w...
11:54 PM, Tuesday, February 24
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Gov. Deal: State of emergency to begin at 2 p.m.
Cobb residents are urged to be cautious as the county prepares for a winter storm expected to hit today, bringing sno...
11:52 PM, Tuesday, February 24
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CCSD, Marietta, KSU closed today
UPDATE: All Cobb County schools and facilities are closed today.
05:30 PM, Tuesday, February 24
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Powder Springs man gets 20 years for molesting 2 5-year-olds
A Powder Springs man was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison for molesting two elementary school-age girls. A Cobb...
04:51 PM, Tuesday, February 24
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CCSD after school practices, events canceled - except bask...
UPDATE: All after school practices and events for Cobb County Schools are canceled, except for the state basketball p...
11:30 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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Hibernating pet tarantulas stolen from crawlspace of house
A metro Atlanta man told police that a spider thief snuck into a crawlspace under his home and stole five of his 18 p...
08:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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Shining bright: Walton, Walker students named STAR student...
While Hollywood’s stars gathered Sunday for a night of glamour and awards at the Oscars, Cobb County honored its own ...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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Powder Springs police to get chaplain for force, community
Powder Springs residents and police officers will have access to more resources during periods of grief and trauma. T...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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Kennesaw FedEx shooting victim in medically induced coma
MARIETTA — The most seriously-injured victim in the shooting at a Kennesaw FedEx facility in April 2014 is in a medic...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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ChatterBox: CCSD says teachers would not reapply to new Ea...
The Terrell Mill Community Concerned Citizens Facebook page has been raising concerns about locating both a new Brumb...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24
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