Police: Special ed teacher put autistic child in t...
by Philip Clements
06:59 PM, Tuesday, May 05
MARIETTA — A special education teacher at Mount Bethel Elementary School in east Cobb was arrested Monday after police say she put a student with special needs into a trash can and compared him to Oscar the Grouch from Sesame Street. During the af...

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Negotiations green-lighted for parking deck near Marietta ...
MARIETTA — Spurred by Mayor Steve Tumlin, a new parking deck near Marietta Square is back on the city’s agenda to add...
12:17 AM, Thursday, April 30
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Attempted BB&T Bank robbery being investigated
CUMBERLAND — Police are searching for a man they say attempted to rob a BB&T Bank on Wednesday. Investigators say a m...
12:15 AM, Thursday, April 30
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Smyrna Mayor Max Bacon: I stand for revitalization
SMYRNA — Longtime Smyrna Mayor Max Bacon was asked at a town hall meeting Wednesday night what he stood for, and the ...
12:14 AM, Thursday, April 30
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5 KSU women's basketball players come to defense of coach ...
KENNESAW — Five current members of the Kennesaw State University’s women’s basketball team came to the defense of coa...
12:06 AM, Thursday, April 30
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South Cobb residents tell Lee area is neglected
MABLETON — South Cobb residents told Cobb Chairman Tim Lee on Wednesday night that the area is neglected and in need ...
12:05 AM, Thursday, April 30
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Judge: ‘You’re going to die in prison’
Mableton man gets back-to-back life sentences for grandfather’s murder
03:22 PM, Wednesday, April 29
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Chatterbox: Omni announcement makes a smash
The Atlanta Braves announced Tuesday it will partner with Omni Hotels & Resorts on a 16-story, 260-room hotel overloo...
01:20 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Hampton Inn proposed near Delk Road
Visitors to Marietta may have a new place to stay during their travels as a local developer eyes an old office buildi...
01:03 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Cobb Board of Commissioners goes ahead on diverging diamond
Commission also OKs Braves bridge contract, transportation update
12:42 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Cobb Board of Education expected to hire six new principals
Tentative version of proposed 2016 budget, max price for Walton High rebuild also on agenda for tonight
12:41 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Gala to benefit Smith-Gilbert Gardens
The Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation will hold its 5th Annual Rose Garden Gala on May 16 at 6 p.m. Proceeds from the ...
12:34 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Vintage fashion show to benefit MUST
The 4th Annual Vintage Fashion Show will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Cobb Antique Mall, 119 North Cobb Parkway in Ma...
12:32 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Two town halls planned in south Cobb tonight
Cobb Chairman Tim Lee will host a town hall at the South Cobb Community Center, at 620 Lions Club Drive SW in Mableto...
12:31 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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8-year-old testifies in father’s murder trial
Michael Naples wept during his felony murder trial as he watched his 8-year-old son testify on a big TV screen in cou...
12:28 AM, Wednesday, April 29
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Clock ticking for teachers who want to attend Marietta job...
Midnight Thursday is the last chance for those hoping to be invited to the Marietta school system’s job fair on Satur...
03:56 PM, Tuesday, April 28
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