Thursday Aug 28
Six Flags to add 12th roller coaster; White Water to add 10-story slide
Six Flags Over Georgia said early Thursday it will add two major rides at its park off Interstate 20 in Cobb County for the 2015 season, including the park's 12th roller coaster.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Power Outage Affects Traffic Signals
Cobb County motorists who use Powder Springs Road to get around will need to plan for some delays on their trip, as several traffic lights have been disabled by a power outage.
Cobb won't see tax increase
Cobb County Sgt. Ronnie Hyatt loads his department-issued rifle and other gear into his patrol vehicle during a shift change at Precinct 4 in east Cobb.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Appeals filed against $397M in bonds for Braves stadium
The issuance of up to $397 million worth of bonds to finance the new Atlanta Braves stadium has been appealed to the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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Douglasville, county spar over service delivery agreement
Douglas County's top elected official said he foresees working out disagreements on a state-mandated service delivery strategy between the county and Douglasville by the end of the year.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
DA looks into Mayor Jerkins: Man claims mayor obstructed justice
James Quarterman, center, speaks to media outside the Austell City Hall on Monday, showing copies of receipts given to him by mechanic Steve Langley.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Police issue Mattie's Call for missing 78-year-old man
Cobb County Police have issued a Mattie's Call for a missing 78-year-old Hispanic man.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Hundreds seek info on Braves stadium bidding
On July 30, 2014, the Atlanta Braves released new renderings of their new ballpark and mixed-use project in Cobb County.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Police say Austell man shot woman, girl on Stonecrest Dr.
An Austell man is facing attempted murder charges after authorities say he shot two people Saturday, including a female juvenile.
Shining bright: Austell academy named a top Christian high school
Cumberland Christian Academy sophomore Violet Thompson and senior Elisha Campbell work as part of the summer Music Worship Camp on Thursday under the leadership of Fine Arts Director, Dr. Angela Smith.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Fire destroys apartment building in Austell
One building of the Sweetwater Condominiums off Clay Road was destroyed after a fire Sunday afternoon at about 3 p.m., said Austell Mayor Joe Jerkins.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Bipartisan bill will benefit veterans
Local veterans will see welcome benefits from a $17 billion bill that addresses issues with the federal Department of Veterans Affairs that passed out of Congress last week and now is on its way to the president for his signature.