Woman killed in house fire in Kennesaw Tues.
by Aimee Sachs
12:00 AM, Wednesday, October 22
A 61-year-old woman was killed in a fire in her Kennesaw home Tuesday morning, according to Cobb Fire and Emergency Services. Five other people living in the house on Ben King Road escaped, Cobb fire spokeswoman Denell Boyd said. Boyd said four of...

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