Kentucky's first Primrose School opens in Louisville
The Almonds are the franchise owners of Primrose School of East Louisville, which is the first Primrose franchise in Kentucky.
Acworth Cabela's to mark opening Aug. 21
Customers will be greeted by this grand walkway that breaks off into various departments of the new Cabela's Outfitters store in Acworth when it opens Aug. 21. Opening day will kick off with crowd entertainment, including a DJ, giveaways and trivia games at 8 a.m. The opening ceremony will begin at 10:45 a.m., where the grand-opening ribbon will be ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Three arrested, accused of stealing $1,700 in electronics in Acworth
Acworth police arrested three people Thursday accused of stealing electronics totaling more than $1,700.
New principal follows family tradition
Alison Broughton, the new principal at Baker Elementary School in Acworth, stands in front of the signage welcoming her arrival.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Jamie Sparkman watches her husband, Christopher, the security guard shot during the April FedEx shooting, as he answers a few questions from the media about his condition and recovery.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Reversible lanes counter direction and counter congestion
Details are coming into focus about the $834 million reversible express lanes project to be constructed in Cobb and Cherokee counties - and the picture is looking better and better.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Sewer overflows into Lake Acworth
The Cobb County Water System reported a wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in about 100 gallons discharged into Lake Acworth, occurred at 9:59 a.m. Monday at 4200 Nance Road in Acworth.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Paulding to install cameras on Silver Comet Trail
A Paulding County Police car, designed to patrol the Silver Comet Trail, drives by the spot where Tina Waddell was attacked and dragged from the popular walking and biking spot in Dallas, on July 29. On Thursday, the Paulding Sheriff's Office announced plans to install 47 high-resolution cameras along the 18-mile portion of the trail in Paulding, ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Acworth police make arrest on suspicious person call
A call about a suspicious person in an Acworth neighborhood led to the arrest of a married couple.
Sheriff creates reward fund for jogger attacked on Silver Comet
Paulding County Sheriff Gary Gulledge has set up a reward fund in the name of Tina Waddell, 42, who was found severely beaten on the Silver Comet Trail last week.
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Acworth man killed in Cobb crash
Around 4:30 a.m. Monday, the Cobb County Emergency Communications Center dispatched officers to a single-vehicle crash on northbound Interstate Highway 75, north of Barrett Parkway.
From first first-days to last first-days, students in Cobb are back in school
Students and parents alike scurry through the hallways of Still Elementary School in Powder Springs Monday morning for the first day of the 2014-15 school year.
Two Cobb cities top list of Georgia's safest
Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood talks with Police Chief Wayne Dennard, who along with Capt.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Fatal wreck on Interstate 75
A wrecker crew pulls a Nissan Titan pickup truck from a ravine off Interstate 75 north between Barrett Parkway and Chastain Road at about 7:30 a.m. Sunday.
Family: Don't be afraid to use trail
About 150 people have finished what assault victim Tina Waddell started - the two-mile journey to walk home from the Silver Comet Trail.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
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Vandals damage the Village clubhouse
Bartow deputies were dispatched Tuesday to the clubhouse of the Village subdivision, 16 Hampton Drive, to investigate a burglary.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
A home of their own: Jewish synagogue, religious school moves into first permanent space
For the first time in its eight-year existence, a west Cobb synagogue isn't using borrowed space to conduct its religious services or teach its youth.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Presentation on - unusual' food on Wed.
The North Cobb Senior Center, 4100 Highway 293 in Acworth, will have Unusual Vegetables, Fruits and Grains - Part 2 for seniors, ages 55 and up, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Logan Farm Park set for expansion
Acworth officials, from left, Tim Houston, at-large alderman; Mayor Tommy Allegood; and City Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Director James Albright discuss upcoming plans Friday that will see a $1.6 million expansion at Logan Farm Park.