Latest Headlines

Two debates scheduled for SPLOST; first to be Tuesday
The community is invited to two debates to listen to arguments for and against extending the special purpose local op...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Walk to benefit children with rare speech disorder
A walk to benefit children diagnosed with apraxia of speech, a neurological speech disorder in children, is set for O...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Star Sighting: Orange is the New Black
From Ben Stiller to Jim Carrey, celebrities have been seen in and around Cobb. On Sunday, ‘Orange is the New Black’ a...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
$103M expected for parks, recreation if 2016 Cobb SPLOST p...
MARIETTA — If Cobb voters approve extending the county’s special one percent sales tax, about $103 million of the $75...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Gov. Deal rocks into Marietta, shares thoughts on Ebola, i...
MARIETTA — Gov. Nathan Deal, who is fighting for a second term in office, sat down with the MDJ this week to share hi...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Smyrna residents find more losses on sale of property
SMRYNA — In an ongoing scuffle between Smyrna residents and City Council members, residents claim they were kept in t...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Cobb County Board of Commissioners to vote on increasing s...
MARIETTA — The Cobb Board of Commissioners on Tuesday will consider raising the fee county citizens pay for streetlig...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
‘I’m so flattered’: Transgender Walton student believed fi...
EAST COBB — In what is believed to be a first for a Georgia high school, a transgender student has been elected to Wa...
04:00 AM, Sunday, October 12
full story
Vice president honored by international group
Kennesaw State University Vice President of External Affairs Arlethia Perry-Johnson was honored at an awards ceremony...
10:32 PM, Saturday, October 11
full story
Work begins on $14M senior complex in Acworth
The Marietta Housing Authority and Walton Communities are teaming up to build another senior housing complex in Acwor...
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 11
full story
Advisory board vacancy set to be filled by the year’s end
KENNESAW — The board advising the Cobb Board of Commissioners on the needs and operations of Cobb County Airport-McCo...
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 11
full story
Powder Springs to spend $96K on A/V equipment
POWDER SPRINGS — The Powder Springs City Council approved spending $96,365 on new audio and visual equipment for its ...
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 11
full story
Board will consider Six Flags tax district
Area would collect $660K per year for improvements
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 11
full story
105 years, no parole for Cobb police officer shooter
MARIETTA — The mother of a Cobb police officer who was shot five times during a traffic stop said Friday she can brea...
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 11
full story
Historic board, Museum board add members
Chris Brown was appointed by Marietta Mayor Steve Tumlin to the Marietta Historic Board of Review at the Wednesday Ci...
04:00 AM, Friday, October 10
full story

Popular Stories

Walton self-reports use of ineligible player by Carlton D. White
cwhite@mdjonline.com

GHSA rules Walton will have to forfeit three wins by John Bednarowski
sportseditor@mdjonline.com

Recent Comments

« Warren Buffett wrote on Wednesday, Oct 22 at 07:32 PM »
« Which Way Ray wrote on Wednesday, Oct 22 at 07:12 PM »
« Tony Cain wrote on Wednesday, Oct 22 at 06:45 PM »
« Appearance- Impropriety wrote on Wednesday, Oct 22 at 06:40 PM »