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Hump Day and Coming Cold Weather Have You Down, Acworth? Take a Look at This
So, it's hump day, and maybe you're still missing that hour of sleep that was swiped from you over the weekend.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Metro Atlanta man gets 10 years for $5.5M tax fraud scheme
Acworth, Ga., resident Bradford Thomas was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison for using stolen identities of prisoners to file false federal income tax returns that claimed more than $5.5 million in fraudulent refunds.
Skydiving Easter Bunny to Land in Acworth in April
Patch Staff Report The City of Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department and Freedom Church are partnering again this year to bring the kids of the community another evening Egg Hunt! The Easter Bunny will be skydiving in again this year on Friday, April 11 at the Acworth Sports Complex, located at 4000 South Main St. And he is ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Free Georgia Teens Ride with P.R.I.D.E. Course
Patch Staff Report From the City of Acworth comes this information about a free, two-hour course designed to help parents and their new teen drivers, ages 14-16, learn what they need to do during the 40 hours of supervised practice driving time.
Movies Filmed in Cartersville Will Soon Debut
Three movie projects filmed in Cartersville will soon come to a screen near you.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Unbelievable: Cop who wrongly killed teen had history of blunders, was fired from last job as cop
The Euharlee, Georgia police officer who shot and killed a teenager because she wrongly thought he was holding a gun had made a similar mistake in the past, and was fired from her previous job as a police officer as part of long history of blunders and poor job performance.
Common Core bill debated in Georgia House
The House Education Committee on Wednesday heard from 68 people who sounded off about a bill that would provide a pathway to pull Georgia out of the controversial Common Core state standards.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
36 Years Doing Business in Acworth and Going Strong
The Acworth Wellness Center celebrated Wednesday 36 years of serving all kinds and ages of patients in Acworth.
What Do You Know About Liberty Square in Acworth?
Hi, I recently moved to this wonderful neighborhood of liberty square and meeting the neighbors.
Cabela's is Hiring in Acworth
A sporting good store that will soon open up shop in the Acworth portion of Cherokee County is looking to fill jobs.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
City of Smyrna considering a smoking ban
Elected officials are eyeing a ban on smoking in Smyrna's city parks. City Council heard a draft ordinance that would prohibit smoking in city parks for the first time Monday night at a work session prior to its regular meeting.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Euharlee police officer under investigation fired from last job
Personnel records of a Euharlee police officer involved in a deadly shooting show that she was repeatedly reprimanded over her 10 years on the job in Acworth.
Acworth Mayor and Board of Aldermen Meet Monday Night
Acworth's Mayor and Board of Aldermen are set to meet for a work session and regular business Monday, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall .
Acworth Man Arrested on Child Sex Charges
An Acworth man has been arrested and charged with soliciting children for sex. Marc Matthew Peterson, 38, is one of 14 people arrested in the GBI's "Operation Broken Heart," which began on Feb. 26 and involved 37 law enforcement agencies.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Area student to represent Cobb at oratorical contest
Seventeen-year-old Renee Dodson loves the Constitution. Today, she will be representing Cobb County at the state level of the American Legion Oratorical Contest in Perry.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Register for Free Friends & Family CPR Course in Acworth
The City of Acworth is a Heart Safe Community. The City of Acworth Police Department is partnering with the Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department to offer a FREE Friends and Family CPR Course.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Classic Car Cruise Returns in March
Patch Staff Report Classic Car Cruises returns to Acworth on Saturday, March 22. The event will coast from 4 to 9 p.m. on downtown's Main Street.
Inalfa Roof Systems bringing 100 jobs to Acworth
Inalfa Roof Systems announced Thursday that it will expand its regional headquarters in Cherokee County, creating 100 new jobs and bringing $6 million to the area.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Police: Cobb teens destroyed mailboxes
While Cobb County was locked down during a snowstorm earlier this month, Cobb Police say four teenagers battered more than 30 mailboxes while driving through a north Cobb neighborhood.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Acworth man arrested for fatal crash that killed a married father of 4
A Marietta man remains in jail today after an early morning weekend arrest, stemming from a alleged DUI crash that killed a married father of four children, Cobb County Police Department reports.