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Cobb Board of Education moves closer to a decision on Ragsdale
by Philip Clements
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Vote is also expected on 2 land purchases at meeting tonight
Body camera proposal fails to garner support
by Hilary Butschek
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
City Councilman Anthony Coleman failed to persuade the other two members of the Public Safety Committee to outfit police with body cameras Wednesday. Coleman said he asked for the council to discus...
Chatterbox: Dealership to sponsor KSU athletic program
by MDJ staff
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Kennesaw State University announced Wednesday that local car dealership Carl Black Chevrolet Buick GMC has agreed to a three-year sponsorship of the school’s athletic program. As a part of the agre...
KSU holds workshop for educators on Holocaust
by MDJ staff
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
KENNESAW — More than 50 educators will be provided with resources and strategies for teaching students the relevance of the Holocaust at a workshop that starts today. The workshop is presented by t...
Georgia House leaders propose transportation plan
by Ricky Leroux
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Tea party leader says the funding bill would ‘deceive voters’ into paying more
KSU hosting free movie, pizza night
by MDJ staff
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KENNESAW — Kennesaw State University will have a free movie showing tonight at the KSU Center at 3333 Busbee Drive in Kennesaw. The movie, “No Place on Earth,” centers on an American caver who stum...
Killed Marietta couple had ‘a lasting impact’: Pair supported Cherokee charitable organization
by Michelle Babcock
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The Marietta couple police say were killed in rural Georgia while seeking to purchase a car from an online seller had ties to a Cherokee County organization. Bud, 69, and June Runion, 66, of Mariet...
MRC chairman opposes mayor’s idea for trolley service parking lot
by Hilary Butschek
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The chairman of the Marietta Redevelopment Corporation said he’s not in favor of putting a parking lot on the nine acres the MRC owns to service a potential city trolley. Mayor Steve Tumlin announc...
‘A broad universe’
by Philip Clements and Jon Gillooly
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
KSU President Papp speaks on Angela Davis visit, variety of school programs
Cobb standouts Cooper, Brown named to prestigious all-star game
by Chris Raimondi
MDJ Sports Writer
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Wheeler’s Jaylen Brown and McEachern’s Te’a Cooper were both selected Wednesday to play in the McDonald’s All-American Game.
Owls add Shorter to fill out 2015 slate
by Carlton D. White
cwhite@mdjonline.com
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Paine College’s announcement that it would be suspending its football program not only affected Kennesaw State, but several others that had scheduled the Lions.
Prep Roundup: North Cobb clinches first winning record since ’08
by MDJ staff reports
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
North Cobb’s wrestling program assured itself of a winning dual-match record for the first time in seven years, beating Osborne (78-6) and Westlake (63-18) on Wednesday.
Atlanta rolls to 17th straight win
by The Associated Press
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Paul Millsap had 28 points and 15 rebounds and the Hawks stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 17 games in a row with a 113-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets.
Jackets get emphatic first win in ACC play
by The Associated Press
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 24 points and Georgia Tech earned its first Atlantic Coast Conference victory of the season by upsetting No. 23 Miami 70-50 on Wednesday night.
Bulldogs gaining in basketball hierarchy
by The Associated Press
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Basketball is usually an afterthought at Georgia, something to pass the time between football season and spring practice. That might be changing.
Patriots not dwelling on 2008 defeat
by The Associated Press
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The road to perfection reached a dead end in the Arizona desert. Now the New England Patriots are back where a Super Bowl title — and an unbeaten record — barely eluded them seven years ago.
Memories abound for Woods at Phoenix Open
by The Associated Press
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Tiger Woods returned to the Phoenix Open and received cheers, boos and gasps. All on one hole.
Tragic death of Marietta couple raises red flags about ad websites
by Don McKee
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The tragic death of a Marietta couple trying to close a Craigslist deal raises new warning flags about doing business through that classified ad website. The terrible truth is that criminals use th...
HARRIS, Annie Ruth Chapman
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Mrs. Annie Ruth Chapman Harris, died Tuesday, January 27, 2015. A graveside service will be 1PM, Friday, January 30th at Kennesaw Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 10:30AM - 12:30...
LUSTER, Alana Ann
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Ms. Alana Ann Luster, age 21 of Smyrna passed away Saturday January 24, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday at Shaw Temple AME Zion Church 775 Hurt Rd. Smyrna Ga, 30082. A...