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Mableton residents mixed on pursuing cityhood during publi...
MABLETON — Members of the Mableton community had mixed reactions to cityhood after the matter of funding was raised a...
12:23 AM, Wednesday, October 14
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Two arrested in Cobb in multi-agency human trafficking ope...
The FBI on Tuesday announced that 149 underage trafficking victims were recovered and 153 pimps were arrested as part...
12:22 AM, Wednesday, October 14
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Cobb Board of Commissioners approve Same-sex pension benefits
MARIETTA — Cobb County Commissioners voted Tuesday to amend the pension policy to include same-sex spouses of county ...
12:10 AM, Wednesday, October 14
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County expands and approves a pedestrian study in Cumberland
MARIETTA — The Cobb Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved an expanded pedestrian study of the SunTrust Park area...
12:01 AM, Wednesday, October 14
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Five Cobb Countians’ take on the Democratic debate
1. J.D. Van Brink Profession: Owner/operator of IT consulting corporation ● Residence: Acworth ● Party affiliation: T...
12:00 AM, Wednesday, October 14
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Man indicted in alleged bribery scheme
MARIETTA — A Kennesaw man has been indicted after authorities say he played a role in bribing a public official to ge...
11:30 PM, Tuesday, October 13
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Marietta man charged in fatal shooting of Smyrna man
Demarcus Flint, 18, of Marietta, has been arrested and charged with accidentally shooting a Smyrna man just after mid...
06:55 PM, Tuesday, October 13
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Two children in critical condition after CCT bus hits mini...
UPDATE: Two young children were critically injured after a minivan they were in was T-boned by a Cobb Community Trans...
05:17 PM, Tuesday, October 13
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Cobb Senior Services offers health event
MARIETTA — Cobb Senior Services will host a Taste of Wellness as part of Active Aging Week urging aging individuals t...
12:04 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Early voting for 4 cities’ elections opens
MARIETTA — Early voting for November’s elections in four Cobb cities runs through October 30 at the Cobb County Board...
12:01 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Mableton mulling potential cityhood
MABLETON — Is Mableton heading toward cityhood? That’s the question to be discussed at tonight’s meeting of the Mable...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Pedestrian killed after auto collision in Smyrna
A Smyrna man was killed after he was hit by a vehicle Sunday night at about 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of South Co...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Local woman battling breast cancer strives to ‘live out loud’
MARIETTA — Breast cancer does not always present itself as a lump wrapped in a pretty pink bow. At least, that’s not ...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Aaron’s may be moving to Cobb
MARIETTA — Buckhead-based Aaron’s is reportedly exploring a move to Cobb County and may have already settled on a loc...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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Marietta teen wins battle round on 'The Voice'
MARIETTA — Kennesaw Mountain High School junior Zach Seabaugh won his battle round on NBC’s “The Voice,” Monday night...
12:00 AM, Tuesday, October 13
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