Acworth Info

Acworth, Georgia is located in Cobb County. Zip codes in Acworth, GA include 30102, and 30101. The median home price in Acworth is $223,800 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Acworth information.

Local Charities in Acworth, GA


Add to MyYahoo RSS

Acworth News

Local news for Acworth, GA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

5 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

Grand jury recommends DA take action in Euharlee police shooting

More than two months after Euharlee Police Cpl. Beth Gatney shot and killed 17-year-old Christopher Roupe while serving warrants, a Bartow County grand jury on Tuesday referred the case to District Attorney Rosemary Greene's office.


Tue Apr 22, 2014

'B at the Movies' in Acworth with 'Frozen'

Patch Staff Report The City of Acworth will be hosting one of the free outdoor movies presented by Arrow Exterminators and B98.5 this spring and summer.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Cobb CDBG Day at Roberts School Thursday

From t he City of Acworth In support of Community Development Block Grant week, the City of Acworth is partnering with the Cobb CDBG Program Office to host the 2014 Cobb CDBG Day at Roberts School on Thursday, April 24 at 2:00 p.m. The program will last approximately 30 minutes and will feature Mayor Tommy Allegood and Alderman Tim Houston.


Abandoned Acworth House Destroyed By Fire

By Kristal Dixon An abandoned house in southwest Cherokee County was destroyed by a fire last week.


Sat Apr 19, 2014

Resurgens marks $1M in donations to the surrounding community

Children play on playground equipment at East Cobb Park. Resurgens has now surpassed the $1 million mark of donations distributed throughout the metro Atlanta area.


Police probe Saturday slaying of Kennesaw man

Cobb County police say officers were sent to an area along George Busby Parkway in Kennesaw in response to a 911 call around 12:20 a.m. Saturday.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

Driver Charged With Vehicular Homicide in Fatal Wreck

The driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal two-vehicle wreck last week in unincorporated Acworth has been charged with vehicular homicide.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

Men arrested after police say they tried to run over officer

An accused drug dealer who police say tried to run down an Acworth police officer remains in the Cobb jail without bond, facing seven felony charges.


Sat Apr 12, 2014

Daily Tribune News

Man hits tree while avoiding the police

Staff Report On Saturday morning just after midnight, a Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy noticed a car seemed to be attempting to evade him.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

Legionnaires gunning on raffle sales to renovate Post 304's building

Several members of the North Cobb American Legion Post 304 gather in front of their new building at 4420 S. Main St. in Acworth, which the post is in the process of remodeling.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

The tradition of Kennesaw: Big Shanty festival to include arts, food, parade

Cassie Gee of Woodstock walks during the Big Shanty Festival in downtown Kennesaw last year.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

Interested in Being a Substitute Teacher in Cobb?

Patch Staff Report The Cobb County School District will host two substitute job fairs on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. until 11 am.


Mon Apr 07, 2014

Marietta man killed in Sandy Plains Road wreck Monday

Cobb Police say a man died in a car wreck Monday morning on Sandy Plains Road in Marietta.


Chef Henry Urges Organ Donor Registry Sign-Ups in April

Patch Staff Report Throughout the month of April, National Donate Life Month, Chef Henry Chandler of Henry's Louisiana Grill in Acworth will be raising awareness for organ donation with "Chef Henry's Challenge to Save a Life".


Cabela's set to open

Construction work continues on the new Cabela's store opening this year in Cherokee County near I-75.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

Acworth Art Fest - What to Know Before You Go

The third annual Acworth Art Fest is readying to spread its colorful wings on this weekend.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Acworth man admits traveling for sex encounter with child

A Georgia man has admitted he traveled from New York to New Jersey for what he thought would be a sexual encounter with a young girl and her minor baby sitter.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Question for Acworth City Leaders? Town Hall on April 16

Mayor Tommy Allegood and the City of Acworth remind residents that a town hall meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 16 at Acworth City Hall.


Mega-QT' opposed by residents in Kennesaw

A large QuikTrip gas station proposed for a vacant corner has north Cobb residents insisting the store would not be convenient, but cumbersome to the already congested intersection.


Tue Apr 01, 2014

Acworth Man Missing For Nearly a Decade

The Facebook page Our Silent Crisis-Our Missing Persons posts photos and information on missing persons throughout the country.



Acworth News Video


Acworth Jobs