Cobb County public figures reflect on holiday bles...
by Philip Clements
04:00 AM, Thursday, November 27
Thanksgiving is a time for family, food and football. The MDJ polled several Cobb County public figures and officials about what they were thankful for and what their plans were, and received a variety of answers, from their health to their dog. H...

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Cobb police prep for protests in response to Brown unrest
MARIETTA — Cobb authorities don’t expect large protests in response to a grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, November 25
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‘Can’t put a price tag’ on transparency, says Cheek
MARIETTA — West Cobb resident Tom Cheek said he doesn’t regret filing his ethics complaint against county Chairman Ti...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, November 25
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Mosque misgivings: Kennesaw residents voice concern over p...
KENNESAW — About 40 residents filled City Hall to voice their concerns about what a proposed Islamic worship center c...
04:00 AM, Tuesday, November 25
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Former Governor Barnes recounts funeral snafu
Former governor Roy Barnes had his famous storytelling abilities at full form during the Marietta Area Council of the...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Sen. Isakson remarks on Rep. Price, budget committee at re...
Speaking to the press before a Cobb County Republican Women’s Club luncheon Friday, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Georg...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Commissioners eye new enterprise zone
MARIETTA – The Board of Commissioners on Tuesday will discuss the creation of a new enterprise zone between Austell a...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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‘A great place for us to be’: Company credits Cobb for its...
CUMBERLAND — Whether buying a house or finding the perfect spot for a corporation’s headquarters, sometimes success h...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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‘Tag team’: Kennestone sister surgeons ‘living the dream’
The Taghechian sisters, nicknamed the “Tag Team,” can finish each other’s sentences and each other’s surgeries. Howev...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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No. 1 squad: Mount Paran cheerleaders take state title for...
MARIETTA — Eight of the 16 members of the varsity cheer squad at Mount Paran Christian School will graduate as three-...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Robust fourth quarter forecast set for retail
MARIETTA — Recent achievement does not equal future performance. But, if August is an indication of things to come, t...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Cobb man found guilty of rape, battery, molestation
MARIETTA — An east Cobb man was found guilty Friday of sexually assaulting two teenage girls, the Cobb District Attor...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Marietta apartment fire claims 16 units
A fire that broke out at an apartment complex in Marietta on Saturday left no one injured and 16 apartments destroyed...
04:00 AM, Monday, November 24
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Gobble Jog: Turkey Day race in Marietta offers something f...
MARIETTA — People from all walks of life are expected to participate in Thursday’s Gobble Jog in downtown Marietta. T...
04:00 AM, Sunday, November 23
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Cobb Board of Commissioners set for vote on firm to plan R...
Route would link KSU, SPSU, Life to other metro schools
04:00 AM, Sunday, November 23
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‘It’s been a blessing’
Family hopes medical cannabis legislation will let them return to home in Marietta
04:00 AM, Sunday, November 23
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