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Cobb Police investigating a fatal Austell crash involving dump truck
AUSTELL — Cobb police are investigating a fatal crash involving a dump truck in Austell. According to investigators, the driver of a red 2006 Mack CV700 dump truck failed to maintain his lane while...
July 26, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Railroad Rendezvous set for today at Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History, 2829 Cherokee Street in Kennesaw, will have the second annual Railroad Rendezvous, a family-friendly event featuring a range of indoor and o...
July 26, 2014 01:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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What’s In That Lunch Away at West Cobb Senior Center
The West Cobb Senior Center, 4915 Dallas Highway in Powder Springs, will have What’s In That Lunch Away for seniors, ages 55 and up, from 11 a.m. to noon on Monday. This interactive program, presen...
July 26, 2014 01:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-Cherokee leaders to remain out of jail, required to pay bonds
CANTON — Three former political leaders will be allowed to stay out of jail as their appeals move through the court system, a judge decided Friday morning. Former School Board member Kelly Trim, po...
July 26, 2014 01:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keeping the covenant: Marietta church celebrates 50th anniversary with car show, auction
MARIETTA — The pastor of a Marietta church observing its 50th anniversary says her congregation is already looking ahead to its next half century. “We are looking to the next 50 years and beyond,” ...
July 26, 2014 01:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church phones in vote
Kennesaw councilman’s presence would have violated bond in child molestation case
July 25, 2014 04:00 AM | 10 10 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Board of Education works to amend snack food law
MARIETTA — The state Board of Education said it will work to make changes to new federal food regulations two local school districts have denounced. This decision comes after the Marietta and Cobb ...
July 25, 2014 01:11 AM | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cumberland to spend on beautification
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Community Improvement District spent much of its Thursday meeting allocating money to beautify the area. The board, which is chaired by Tad Leithead, talked about spendi...
July 25, 2014 12:59 AM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee car fire, wreck leaves 1 dead
Authorities are working to identify a body pulled from a badly burned car Wednesday night, after the car appears to have left Ball Ground Highway near the Dodd Lane intersection in flames, before c...
July 25, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb’s sheriff named best in Georgia
MARIETTA — Cobb County Sheriff Neil Warren was named the state’s Sheriff of the Year by 158 of his peers Thursday during a conference at Lake Lanier. Warren, who has served as the county’s elected ...
July 26, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Infrastructure improvements coming to east Cobb
MARIETTA — About a billion dollars’ worth of infrastructure improvements are coming to east Cobb over the next two to three years, according to Commissioner Bob Ott, who represents the area. Ott al...
July 26, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Making walking safer: New sidewalks on Ebenezer Road to improve connectivity near elementary school
MARIETTA — Students who walk to class at Addison Elementary School in Marietta will soon have a safer commute thanks to SPLOST-funded sidewalks. Commissioners voted this week to approve a $1.1 mill...
July 26, 2014 01:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memory, aging class at West Cobb Regional Library
The West Cobb Regional Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane in Kennesaw, will have Memory and Aging on Monday from 7 to 8 p.m. Learn about normal aging, signs and symptoms of dementia and ways one can im...
July 26, 2014 01:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emory-Adventist Hospital to hold seminar on hospice
Emory-Adventist Hospital at Smyrna, 3949 South Cobb Drive in Smyrna, will have The Truth About Hospice, a free community seminar, on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Jocelyn Kent, RN, BSN, will share the facts an...
July 26, 2014 01:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Logan Farm Park set for expansion
ACWORTH — The hundred-plus acre park sitting in the heart of downtown Acworth is about to get a little bigger thanks to an expansion slated for next year. The Board of Aldermen agreed to pay $160,0...
July 26, 2014 01:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rhyne Park to get a $1.2M upgrade
New dugouts, drainage, irrigation systems funded by ’11 SPLOST
July 25, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Profiler, doctor analyze Harris
KSU criminal justice professor: Indications of ‘deceptive behavior’
July 25, 2014 04:00 AM | 8 8 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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WellStar adds to cancer center leadership
MARIETTA — WellStar’s cancer center announced a new member of its leadership team this week. Joel Helmke, who previously was a member of the leadership team at the University of Texas MD Anderson C...
July 25, 2014 01:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Trunk Party’ today at South Cobb Recreation Center to benefit teen volunteers
AUSTELL — A trunk party at the South Cobb Recreation Center seeks to ensure four of its teen workers have everything they need to start college. The teens, who recently graduated from McEachern and...
July 25, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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