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A large red oak tree came crashing down on Tuesday splitting a west Cobb home in half and trapping two women.

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Marietta man celebrates century mark on Christmas
Dozens of family members and friends packed into a little yellow house on Lawrence Street yesterday to celebrate the ...
11:37 PM, Wednesday, December 25
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Pope Robotics team preps for international competition
Students at Pope High School have been training all year to build a robot that will be able to compete in an internat...
11:28 PM, Wednesday, December 25
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Doc: Spread of flu in Cobb coming late this season
Despite the Georgia Department of Public Health confirming two flu-related deaths in Georgia this season, a local urg...
11:26 PM, Wednesday, December 25
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Traton Homes employees stuff a Cobb bus with toys for Chri...
Traton Homes employees came together to stuff a Cobb Community Transit Bus with thousands of dollars in toys and gifts.
12:15 AM, Wednesday, December 25
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Austell leading for city permits:County housing continues ...
“During the crunch, we had one developer go out of business after he only got a third of the houses in there,” Graham...
10:08 PM, Tuesday, December 24
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Councilman wants focus on city’s ‘relevance’
MARIETTA — Stuart Fleming used one word more than any other to describe the needs of Marietta: relevance. He’ll take ...
10:06 PM, Tuesday, December 24
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Fallen soldier remembered as family man
Sgt. 1st class Omar W. Forde, 28, of Marietta, who died in Afghanistan last Tuesday following a helicopter crash, is ...
09:48 PM, Tuesday, December 24
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Former Lake Allatoona manager indicted
The former general manager of the Lake Allatoona Preservation Authority, Ron Papaleoni, has received a nine-count ind...
01:00 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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Authorities identify 3 killed in Marietta apartment shooting
Pericles Demoura, 45, of Marietta entered apartment 20J Sunday afternoon and shot and killed his ex-girlfriend’s boyf...
12:49 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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Cobb school board eyes switch to charter system
Discussions will begin in the new year as to whether or not Cobb will join the state’s 16 existing charter systems.
12:15 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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MCS switches to a pay system based on student success
Model would also reimburse teachers for advanced degrees
12:07 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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State Bar director, Cobb basketball coach remembered for h...
MARIETTA — A Cobb lawyer and executive director of the State Bar of Georgia will be remembered as a great father and ...
12:04 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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Councilwoman-elect Kelly wants to make community better fo...
MARIETTA — Councilwoman-elect Michelle Cooper Kelly says she’s in it for the children. The mother of three is an inco...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, December 24
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Warrant: Man conned family for almost $14K
Police say a man was paid nearly $14,000 to a complete home renovation, but used the money for an out-of-state vacati...
10:18 PM, Monday, December 23
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Flooding in Austell
Heavy rains Sunday caused flooding in Austell, including at the West Creek Stables, where water overflowed from the n...
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