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Smyrna hires 1st female fire chief
Paige Day, 46, who is the assistant fire chief in Missouri City, Texas, was appointed by a unanimous 7-0 vote by the ...
12:12 AM, Thursday, December 19
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Marietta police: Caregiver, companion aren’t suspects in 8...
Juanita Calvert was the victim of a theft earlier this year and her former caregiver was arrested and charged with fe...
12:08 AM, Thursday, December 19
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Warrant: Woman caused ‘cruel pain’ to child
Carmeilla Stephens, 27, was arrested Dec. 11 on a charge of first degree cruelty to a child. Police say Stephens caus...
11:57 PM, Wednesday, December 18
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Warrant: Man had sex acts with girl, 13
Henry Gomez of Smyrna was arrested Dec. 10 on multiple counts of aggravated child molestation, enticing a child, send...
11:56 PM, Wednesday, December 18
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Man arrested on child molestation charges
James Ross, 25, was arrested Dec. 11 on child molestation charges. Police say Ross entered the room of a 12-year-old ...
11:56 PM, Wednesday, December 18
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Warrant: Man threatened exiting hospital
Erasmus Ikogor of Atlanta was arrested Dec. 12 on a charge of terroristic threats. Police say Ikogor threatened to ki...
11:55 PM, Wednesday, December 18
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Police: Acworth residents fight off home invaders, injure two
At 7:41 a.m. Tuesday, an Acworth resident called Cobb police after hearing gunshots in a neighbor’s home. Five people...
11:54 PM, Wednesday, December 18
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Attorney tries to hush development board’s dialogue on tax...
At the same meeting, Development Authority board member Karen Hallacy called for reform in the way the agency makes i...
12:40 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Rep. Golick: Legislation governing authority is forthcoming
Golick said state Sen. Lindsay Tippins (R-west Cobb) made a good point on Monday when he questioned the constitutiona...
12:32 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Decision rooted in tradition: Grass wins the day at Northc...
The Marietta Board of Education chose to stick with tradition for its long-standing football stadium on Tuesday.
12:06 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Students perform in televised concert
Nine Cobb County students will perform in the nationally televised airing of “Christmas at Belmont,” produced by Nash...
12:05 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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KSU student housing plan pushed back
The developer of a student housing complex asked for more time to appease concerned neighbors before commissioners ru...
12:04 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Mixed-use project OK’d near Braves’ new stadium
A parcel once targeted as a site for the tallest building in Cobb will now be a mixed-use project designed to blend i...
12:01 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Police: Woman, 86, shot dead in Marietta
Juanita Calvert, who lived with her disabled companion, was found by her caregiver at about 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday in h...
12:00 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Judge postpones bond validation that would OK Riverwalk wa...
Cobb Board of Education Chairman Randy Scamihorn said he believes the delay until Dec. 30 is to give the court time t...
12:00 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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