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A 70-year love affair
Smyrna couple credits successful seven decades of marriage to ‘strong moral center,’ parents as role models
July 20, 2014 12:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Military Salute
Njie Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Lamin Njie, son of Pa Modou Kah of Marietta, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2004 gr...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Society of High School Scholars recognizes student from Acworth
Wisdom Anderson of Acworth, a student at Covenant Christian Ministries Academy, has been recognized as a top scholar by the National Society of High School Scholars. The Society recognizes top scho...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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DAR teachers students about U.S. flag
Primrose Schools of Sprayberry and Macland Pointe students celebrated Independence Day by welcoming representatives of the Daughters of the American Revolution on June 25. As part of this special a...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Faith Partnership Forum will be July 23
Turner Chapel A.M.E Church in Marietta will play host to the Cobb Faith Partnership Forum on July 23 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. The forum helps connect community resources for homeless outreach. Mee...
July 18, 2014 10:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Presbyterian church plans anniversary celebration
Covenant Presbyterian Church, located at the intersection of Canton and Piedmont roads, is planning a celebration July 26 to 27 to mark its first half century. Activities include a homecoming celeb...
July 18, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faith Lutheran Church offers kids summer camp
Faith Lutheran Church and School in Marietta is offering summer camp this summer for children. When the school year ends, the church campus is transformed into a creative summer haven for children ...
July 18, 2014 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Healing & Faith
Marietta man writes the story of wife’s unique life, her love for God
July 18, 2014 10:27 PM | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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One Step Ahead: “You’re Never Alone”
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre will host the critically acclaimed play “You’re Never Alone” Aug. 8 at 8 p.m. and Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. The play addresses real life, day-to-day circumstances and chal...
July 18, 2014 01:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Archaeologists excavate New York Colonial battleground
Archaeologists are excavating an 18th-century battleground that was the site of a desperate stand by Colonial American troops, the flashpoint of a massacre and the location of the era's largest sma...
July 21, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Boy Scouts bond with Pack 7 Cub Scouts in Guatemala City
On July 11, Boy Scouts and adults from Troop 444 that meet at The Walker School in Marietta departed for a week-long trip to Guatemala to visit with Pack 7 Cub Scouts located in a small village nea...
July 19, 2014 11:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smyrna twins earn Eagle Scout award
Evan and Carter Gillon, 17, of Smyrna, have earned the highest award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts, the Eagle Scout Award. Carter Gillon received the award after earning 34 merit badge...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary honors 4 for service
Each year, the Rotary Club of east Cobb select four members of the east Cobb community — an educator, member of law enforcement, firefighter and member of the military — to honor their motto “Servi...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb students go to Emory Youth Institute
Twenty-First Century Leaders, a local non-profit leadership development organization for Georgia high school students, welcomed 74 students to Emory University Goizueta Business School for its Summ...
July 19, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Churches’ ‘The Music Man’ will help fund missions
Three local churches are joining together to produce the classic play “The Music Man” as a fundraiser for missions. “The Music Man” will be presented July 24, 25, and 26 at 7 p.m., and on July 27 a...
July 18, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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West Cobb synagogue finally gets new home
A west Cobb area synagogue and religious school is finally moving to its first permanent location, 1349 Old Highway 41, Suite 220, Marietta, in the Kennesaw Mountain Business Park. The Congregation...
July 18, 2014 10:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Consignment sale will be Aug. 1-2 at Civic Center
The Born Again Blessings Children’s Consignment Sale will be Aug. 1 and Aug. 2 at the Cobb County Civic Center. The sale will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Aug. 1 and 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 2. There ...
July 18, 2014 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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God doesn’t want us to be prisoners of fear
Q: I’m probably more fearful than most people, but why shouldn’t I be? After all, the world is a scary place and a lot can go wrong. My husband says I shouldn’t be so worried about things, but I ca...
July 18, 2014 10:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the Week: Common Quarter
Where: 1205 Johnson Ferry Road, No. 101, Marietta Phone: (678) 809-4040 Open: Dinner Sunday through Thursday, 5 to 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 5 to 10 p.m. Serves: Fine family dining Specialty: Tom...
July 18, 2014 01:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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