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Cherokee County farmers markets meet growing demands for produce
As summer heats up, so are farmers markets across Cherokee County, with local produce coming in and shoppers out in force. In Woodstock, more than 1,000 people are showing up each week to load up o...
July 11, 2014 01:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second Kennesaw sewer overflow reported
The Cobb County Water System reported a sewer overflow occurred in the county Wednesday. A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in approximately 320 gallons discharged into Allatoona Creek, occur...
July 11, 2014 01:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb foreclosures continue to slide
July sees 265 homes for auction, the lowest number for 2014 so far
July 11, 2014 01:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Superior Court candidate Stedman: court needs experienced judge
MARIETTA — Juanita Stedman says experience on both sides of the bench has given her the knowledge to preside over Cobb’s Superior Court with more skill than her runoff opponent. “I’m the only one o...
July 10, 2014 04:00 AM | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prosecutors simulate temperature in Justin Ross Harris’ car
MARIETTA —Prosecutors tried to recreate the conditions under which 22-month-old Cooper Harris died last month in a simulation Tuesday, authorities familiar with the investigation said. Officer Mike...
July 10, 2014 04:00 AM | 12 12 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chick-fil-A Run to benefit African schools
Chick-fil-A Vinings, 2485 Cumberland Parkway SE in the Cumberland area, will have a 1-mile Fun Run race Friday from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The race will start at 7 p.m. at the restaurant in the Publix park...
July 10, 2014 01:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kennesaw’s Northstar Place Senior Living center to have grand re-opening
Northstar Place Senior Living, 3250 Quick Water Landing in Kennesaw, announced it will have a grand re-opening event on Thursday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Dr. Ike Reighard, founder of Northstar Church, s...
July 10, 2014 01:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta City Council OKs 2016 SPLOST list
The City Council voted 6-1 Wednesday night, with Philip Goldstein opposed, to approve a potential list of projects to be funded by the 2016 special purpose local option sales tax voters will have a...
July 10, 2014 01:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Councilman Goldstein issues formal dissent, calls crime reduction ordinance unconstitutional
Councilman Philip Goldstein attacked an ordinance meant to reduce crime in apartment complexes once again, saying it was unconstitutional in a formal dissent he filed at Wednesday’s City Council me...
July 10, 2014 01:21 AM | 3 3 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toy convention in Cobb Saturday promises ‘riveting’ time
CUMBERLAND — For erector set collectors like former Cobb legislator Randy Sauder, they don’t toy around when it comes to their craft. The Calhoun resident, who previously lived in Smyrna and repres...
July 11, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cupid, residents talk SPLOST fund transfers
Commissioner says she doesn’t disagree BRT funding ‘deceptive’
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Marietta updates policy to be in line with new gun law
MARIETTA — The Marietta City Council approved changes to the city’s weapon policy Wednesday night with a 7-0 vote. “It’s something that should have been done and had to be done,” said Mayor Steve T...
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Citizens Police Academy starts July 29
The Marietta Police Department announced that the upcoming session of its annual Citizens Police Academy will start on July 29. The program provides an opportunity for the citizens of Marietta to h...
July 11, 2014 01:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vinings Gallery to present a two-weekend artwork sale
Vinings Gallery, 4686 South Atlanta Road, Suite F in Vinings, will kick off its 15th anniversary with Vintage Vinings, a two weekend sale of items cleaned out of the vaults. The sale will feature m...
July 11, 2014 01:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Source: Leanna Harris hires a criminal defense lawyer
Online profiles believed to be Ross Harris’ show two sides of the suspect
July 10, 2014 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Superior Court candidate Harris: Public safety is top priority of the court
MARIETTA — Ann Harris says she has spent the entirety of her nearly two-decade law career in Cobb Superior Court. As senior assistant district attorney, Harris said she’s prosecuted the county’s “m...
July 10, 2014 04:00 AM | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sewer overflow reported in Kennesaw
The Cobb County Water System reported a sewer overflow occurred in the county Tuesday. A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in approximately 220 gallons discharged into a tributary of Lake Acwo...
July 10, 2014 01:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents object to Chair Lee’s BRT plan at SPLOST meeting
County Chairman Tim Lee’s bus rapid transit proposal was on the minds of a number of residents who turned out for a meeting hosted by Commissioner JoAnn Birrell on Wednesday.
July 10, 2014 01:34 AM | 9 9 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Birrell invites public to attend tonight’s SPLOST meeting
Commissioner JoAnn Birrell invites the public to turn out to a 7 p.m. meeting tonight at the East Cobb Senior Center to learn about the projects that may be funded through a new 1 percent special p...
July 09, 2014 04:00 PM | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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