Cobb school board approves $1B budget: Employees t...
by Philip Clements
12:24 AM, Friday, May 29
MARIETTA — The Cobb school board on Thursday unanimously adopted Superintendent Chris Ragsdale’s $1 billion budget, which includes a 4 percent raise for all employees, funding for at least 100 new teachers and no furlough days or tax hikes. The bo...

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East Cobb restaurant damaged in fire early Tuesday morning
A fire damaged the Frontera Mex-Mex Grill in east Cobb Tuesday morning at about 4 a.m., Cobb firefighters say.
02:26 PM, Tuesday, May 26
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McEachern student wins national monologue contest
McEachern High School rising senior Moye Light, a drama student with Young Voices United Performing Arts School in Ma...
12:47 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Perfect score on ACT leaves teen feeling ‘blown away’
MARIETTA — Less than one-tenth of 1 percent of all test takers earn a perfect score on the ACT — a college admission ...
12:43 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Weather doesn’t stop Memorial Day observance ceremony in K...
KENNESAW — Despite heavy downpour and dark skies, about 50 people visited the Kennesaw City Cemetery on Monday night ...
12:40 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Veterans remember the fallen at national cemetery
MARIETTA — Michael Horne, a major who served 21 years in the Army, said he visited the Marietta National Cemetery, al...
12:38 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Two suspects indicted in taxi shooting case
MARIETTA — The two men who police say were involved in the shooting death of a Marietta taxi driver’s son have been i...
12:35 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Work begins on $4 million Whitlock Avenue sidewalk plan
MARIETTA — After several delays, construction begins this week on Whitlock Avenue’s $4 million sidewalk project, and ...
12:27 AM, Tuesday, May 26
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Army Ranger honors ‘a true American hero’ on Memorial Day
UPDATE: Residents gathered at the 20th Century Veterans Memorial beside City Hall this morning to honor members of th...
02:30 PM, Monday, May 25
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Salute to America to feature music, fireworks
KENNESAW — The City of Kennesaw will host Salute to America, its annual free pre-Independence Day celebration of free...
12:45 AM, Monday, May 25
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Universal Alloy buys land in Ball Ground, eying future exp...
Universal Alloy Corp., an aerospace products manufacturer headquartered in Canton, is purchasing land in Ball Ground ...
12:42 AM, Monday, May 25
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Memorial Day events salute fallen service members
Today, county residents will be able to celebrate Memorial Day in three of Cobb’s cities — Marietta, Smyrna and Kenne...
12:37 AM, Monday, May 25
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Prayers for Faith: Daughter’s kidney donor match may be cl...
MARIETTA — One Acworth family calls their daughter a miracle. Sixteen years ago, doctors told Kelly McDonnell she sho...
12:35 AM, Monday, May 25
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Officials share tips for a safe holiday
Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and local officials are asking drivers and boaters to be s...
12:32 AM, Monday, May 25
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A man, a stage, a dream: North Cobb Christian graduate sho...
MARIETTA — North Cobb Christian School graduate Chris Sferra said acting in “The Sound of Music” helped him get throu...
12:24 AM, Monday, May 25
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Officials: Osborne High School replacement still planned
MARIETTA — Planning and design for the $29.9 million Osborne High School replacement is set to begin next year and is...
12:21 AM, Monday, May 25
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