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Fleming talks term limits, extended-stay hotels
City Councilman Stuart Fleming discussed term limits and their impact on the City Council during a town hall meeting Tuesday and asked for citizen input. Marietta resident Patricia Pickens said she...
April 01, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plans for Cobb veterans memorial underway
MARIETTA — Cobb veterans may soon have a special marker in the county to commemorate their service to the nation. A group of local residents plans to build a memorial in front of the new Marietta V...
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Freeman Poole Senior Center to host health events
The Freeman Poole Senior Center, 4025 South Hurt Road SW in Smyrna, will have three upcoming health events for seniors, ages 55-plus. ♦ “All about Cataracts,” will be April 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 12...
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North Cobb Senior Center plans allergy seminar
The North Cobb Senior Center, 4100 Highway 293 in Acworth, will have “Bye, Bye Watery Eye — Allergy Seminar,” with Synergy Medical Center, from noon to 1 p.m. April 14 for ages 55-plus. Participant...
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KMHS to host symposium April 14
KENNESAW — Kennesaw Mountain High School will be hosting the fourth Davis Direction Foundation symposium on Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. Neil Campbell, executive director of GA Council on Substance ...
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Marietta police to offer Radkids safety classes
MARIETTA — The Marietta Police Department will hold child safety classes as part of a program called Radkids. Radkids is a safety education program for ages five to twelve that focuses on teaching ...
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East Cobb Senior Center to have events
The East Cobb Senior Center, 3332 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta, will have two information events in April for ages 55-plus. ♦ “Advance Care Planning,” provided by The Good Life Club, will be April...
March 31, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Wellness Center set to have seminars
The Senior Wellness Center, 1150 Powder Springs Road, Suite 100 in Marietta, will have six informational events for ages 55-plus. ♦ “Healthy Home” will be April 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Join...
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Marietta Historic Board of Review passes Councilman Goldstein's Square brewpub design
MARIETTA — A divided city board on Monday approved Councilman Philip Goldstein’s design for a three-story brewpub on Marietta Square. The Marietta Historic Board of Review voted 5-4 to approve Gold...
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Honoring heroes: Cobb officials recognize police officers, citizens at annual ceremony
MARIETTA — Police officers and citizens were honored Tuesday for their service and noble acts of 2014, including an officer who was shot five times in the line of duty and made a full recovery. The...
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Chatterbox: Cobb lawmaker to recognize R&B artist Capitol
State Rep. Erica Thomas (D-Austell) is inviting the platinum-selling R&B artist Ne-Yo to the Capitol to recognize him for his foster care philanthropy. Ne-Yo, whose given name is Shaffer Smith, own...
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Symrna officer who killed man was charged in 1999 dispute
Records state Owens threw boot at wife and broke items
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Kennesaw man charged with burglary
Two men were arrested and charged with burglary Friday night after a Cherokee County Sheriff’s deputy responded to a house alarm in Woodstock. John Crider, 22, of Woodstock and Sean Martin, 21, of ...
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KSU hosting conference on addiction in young people
Kennesaw State University is preparing to host a three-day conference on drug addiction in young people.
March 31, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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41st Civil War Round Table meeting April 9
The Civil War Round Table of Cobb County will have its 41st meeting April 9 at the KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive in Kennesaw. There will be a meet and greet at 6:30 p.m., with the meeting at 7 p.m....
March 31, 2015 04:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chatterbox: Sen. Hill’s Facebook shows passion raised by bill
A visit to state Sen. Judson Hill’s Facebook page gives a glimpse of the passions raised by the state’s religious liberty bill, which waits for a House vote after being approved by the Senate. Writ...
March 31, 2015 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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County prepares parade of Easter events
Cobb County is preparing for Easter Sunday with a parade of events, among them the annual Easter Sunrise Service at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park. The sunrise service takes place at 7...
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North Cobb residents fight developer’s proposal: BK Properties requests rezoning 30-acres in Town Center area to build two warehouses
TOWN CENTER — Residents in north Cobb plan to fight a developer’s proposal to build two warehouse buildings near a neighborhood in the Town Center area. The developer, San Antonio-based BK Properti...
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Chatterbox: Cobb ranks high on healthiest counties list
Cobb was named the fourth healthiest county in the state, according to a study done by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a national philanthropy dedicated to health. In the 2015 rankings, Cobb wa...
March 30, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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