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Medical program begins Oct. 13
Students enrolled in Kennesaw State University’s Medical Assisting Certificate program will have access to a state-of-theart classroom. The next course begins Oct. 13 and is offered through KSU’s C...
September 22, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Childhood obesity can have lifelong impact
Many people are uncomfortable talking about childhood obesity, especially when it comes to their own children. However, ignoring it, or thinking a child will slim down as he or she grows taller, ca...
September 22, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gala on Oct. 16 at country club to benefit Cobb public library system
On Oct. 16 at 6 p.m., the Cobb County Library Foundation will host its 4th annual Booked for the Evening Gala at Marietta Country Club in Kennesaw. The cornerstone fundraising event of the Foundati...
September 20, 2014 08:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chabad of Cobb plans Sukkot Festival Oct. 12
Chabad of Cobb’s Sukkot Festival will be Oct. 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. at East Cobb Park. The event will include festival music, rides, pizza and more. The event is free, but donations are welcome. The ...
September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Influential Muslims will be honored at Galleria
The Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta will honor influential and proud Muslims in Georgia for their contributions at the “100 Influential Georgia Muslims” gala dinner today at 6:30 p.m. at the Cob...
September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lutheran Church will have performance Sunday
Clyde Annandale will portray a biblical character at First United Lutheran Church at their 9 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. worship service Sunday. Annandale has performed for the prime minister of Israel and...
September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman makes toy bears for the needy on mission trips
When Susie Arwine was considering possible retirement activities several years ago, she looked at a teddy bear sewing pattern that she happened to have and decided to give it a try. Since then, mak...
September 19, 2014 11:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gospel stars go on tour after recent operations
Donnie McClurkin can hardly talk. Fred Hammond could barely walk. But the Grammy-winning gospel singers are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities.
September 19, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paws in the Park to promote good behavior while walking pets
Be a responsible dog owner this weekend. Go to Paws in the Park on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at Swift-Cantrell Park in Kennesaw. Responsible dog ownership will be the focus of the Dreamland Pet ...
September 18, 2014 10:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Illinois city marks birthday with mega bratwurst
Residents in the southwest Illinois city of Belleville celebrated its 200th birthday with a 200-foot bratwurst, complete with a 200-foot bun.
September 22, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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'The Lion King' earns record box office
Here's something the folks at Disney can take real pride in: "The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time. With a worldwide gross of over $6.2 billion, "The Lion King" stage musical has now achiev...
September 22, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Calendar for September 22
Seniors ♦Great Ideas Book Club, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., West Cobb Senior Center, 4915 Dallas Highway, Powder Springs, 30127. (770) 528-8200. ♦Blood Pressure, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Freeman Poole Senio...
September 22, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three 13 Salon to kick off ‘Angels of Life’ show on Oct. 5
For 40 years, Three 13 Salon, Spa & Boutique has been building its reputation as the standard of quality and excellence in the beauty industry. Now, the salon prepares to host its fourth annual “An...
September 20, 2014 08:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zion Baptist celebrates Pastor's 22nd Anniversary
Zion Baptist Church in Marietta is celebrating the Rev. Harris T. Travis’ 22nd pastoral anniversary on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at the church. Many anniversary activities have been dedicated in honor o...
September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church service on Sunday will remember 9/11
Fire Chief Wayne Arrington and Austell First Baptist Church invites the public to attend a special service on Sunday at 6 p.m. at the church. This service at the church, located at 5991 Love St., A...
September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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You can still serve God in assisted living
Q: I feel so useless. I used to be very active in my church, but I’m old now and confined to an assisted living facility, and I can’t do anything. Sometimes I can’t see any reason for living, but I...
September 19, 2014 11:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink
The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Now Burger King Japan unveils ...
September 19, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Calendar for September 19
FRIDAY Seniors ♦Magnolia Porcelain Art Guild, 10 a.m. to noon, West Cobb Senior Center, 4915 Dallas Highway, Powder Springs, 30127. (770) 528-8200. ♦Poole Pacers (walkers), 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. and ...
September 19, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Duffle Bag Golf classic nets $33,000 for at-risk students
From staff reports This year, the Orange Duffel Bag Initiative tournament, conducted for foster care and homeless teens, raised $33,000, increasing funds raised last year by 100 percent. On Aug. 25...
September 18, 2014 09:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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