Group not convinced East Cobb Middle can’t be rebu...
by Philip Clements
12:39 AM, Monday, July 06
MARIETTA — Despite the school district’s insistence that East Cobb Middle School cannot be rebuilt on site, a survey found the majority of community members want the school to stay where it is. Cobb voters approved rebuilding an east Cobb area mid...

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Police: Man had about 200 fake credit cards
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Police looking for suspect in taxi cab shooting
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Kennesaw State University economics professor says more pe...
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KENNESAW - State Rep. Joe Wilkinson (R-Atlanta) announced Wednesday he is introducing a bill that would designate the...
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Austell targeting flood-damaged homes
AUSTELL — Mayor Joe Jerkins said the city is close to completing its plan to acquire homes damaged by the 2009 flood....
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Man arrested in gang-related beating
A Blue Ridge man was arrested by Cobb Sheriff’s deputies Feb. 14 after they say he beat a man earlier in the month. J...
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Chatterbox: MDJ staff weighs in on choosing state dog
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Cobb Planning Commission OKs 60 more homes in senior livin...
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WellStar CEO talks future, Emory merger
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Cobb lawmakers share Israeli PM Netanyahu's security worries
MARIETTA — Cobb’s representatives in Washington said they stand with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and sh...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, March 04
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Townhomes denied for Smyrna lot
MARIETTA — The Planning Commission denied a developer’s request Tuesday to rezone a property near Smyrna to allow 18 ...
04:00 AM, Wednesday, March 04
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Father and son convicted of robbing east Cobb widow of mil...
MARIETTA — A Gainesville father and son face 40 years in prison for stealing millions of dollars from an east Cobb wi...
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