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Acworth, Georgia is located in Cobb County. Zip codes in Acworth, GA include 30102, and 30101. The median home price in Acworth is $210,000 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Acworth information.

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Sunday Apr 13 |

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.


W. Cobb Synagogue/Religious School Open House May 4 Acworth

Religious School Open House by Congregation Ner Tamid, member Union for Reform Judaism, Sunday, May 4 from 10am-12pm, Mountain View Prep, 2320 Baker Road, Acworth while our permanent location is finishing some construction.


Help The Golden Soldiers Project at Midtown Tire in Acworth

Patch Staff Report The Acworth location of Midtown Tire invites customers to join efforts in raising funds for The Golden Soldiers Project by changing their oil every third Thursday of each month.


Wed Mar 26, 2014

Board: Rick Steiner Qualified to Run for School Board

A challenge to whether incumbent Cherokee County School Board member Rick Steiner is qualified to hold public office has been rejected by the Cherokee County Board of Elections.


Compass Self Storage Moves Into Acworth

Patch Staff Report According to news release, Compass Self Storage, a member of the Amsdell family of companies, announced Wednesday the purchase of the Lock Box Self Storage property, located at 5488 Wade Green Road in Acworth.


Mon Mar 24, 2014

Chamber forecast: Fair weather for Weatherford; Cold shoulder for Byrne

IF THERE WAS ANY MYSTERY about who Cobb Chamber of Commerce bigwigs are supporting in the crowded race to succeed retiring Helen Goreham as District 1 Cobb Commissioner in the May 20 primary, it was cleared up when an invitation for an April 7 fundraising reception arrived.


Thu Mar 20, 2014

Kennesaw weighing blight tax, upgrades

The city of Kennesaw is cleaning up its act one block at a time, with more common sense street naming, a tax on blighted properties and a renovated jail.


The Times-Picayune

Video shows train striking trailer in Georgia; 'My Cat from Hell'...

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