‘We cannot allow this’: Councilman targets homeles...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Tuesday, July 29
MARIETTA — Councilman Anthony Coleman set out to rid his district of vagrants Saturday afternoon. Coleman called police and the media to the scene of a homeless camp off Allgood Road near the roundabout at the intersection Fairground Street. “We c...

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Workforce satisfaction study cost: $64,260
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New principals of Cobb
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