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GA State School Superintendent Debate Set For East Cobb
The Americans For Prosperity Foundation GA has organized a debate next month among candidates running for the Georgia State School Superintendent seat.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
House fire claims Marietta man, 58
Cobb fire investigators reconstruct the scene at a fatal early morning fire at 1189 Wynbrook Road SW in a subdivision off Callaway Road in Marietta.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Cobb Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam
The Cobb County Sheriff's Office has received several recent complaints from Cobb residents saying they have received phone calls from a man representing himself as a member of the "Sheriff's Office."
Cobb man sentenced in ID theft case
Bradford Thomas of Acworth has been sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison for using stolen identities of prisoners to file false federal income tax returns that claimed millions of dollars in fraudulent refunds.
Charges expected to be filed in south Cobb fatal wreck
Charges are expected to be filed against a Douglasville woman who Cobb Police say caused a fatal wreck Monday afternoon on C.H. James Parkway in south Cobb.
Cobb senator, BoE chair rip tax break bill
State Sen. Lindsey Tippins and Cobb Schools Chairwoman Kathy Angelucci are denouncing a bill they say would limit a school district's ability to challenge special tax breaks offered by development authorities to developers of office and hotel space.
According to the master plan: Upgrades underway at Jim Miller Park
Officials stand on what will be the new site for a multipurpose structure at the North Georgia State Fairgrounds at Jim Miller Park in Marietta.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Rescheduled STAR student banquet is set for Tues. night
Twenty-seven seniors from each of Cobb's high schools will be honored Tuesday night alongside their teachers at the 47th annual STAR Student and Teacher banquet.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
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Authorities keep close watch on sex offenders
Sheriff Duane Piper has made it a priority to check in on them to ensure they're not violating the terms of their probation.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Cobb Qualifying Comes to a Close
The weeklong Cobb qualifying period for candidates wishing to run in the May 20 primary and Nov. 4 general elections came to a close on Friday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lawrenceville Man Faces 40 Years for Child Molestation Conviction
A Lawrenceville man has been found guilty of molesting a young girl, according to the Cobb County District Attorney.
Cobb BoE to consider raising class sizes again
Cobb school board members say classrooms may be packed with extra students again next year because they don't have the funds to reduce class sizes anytime soon.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Residents decry proposals for gas station, used-car lot
Tom and Michelle Rath stand near the site of a proposed QuikTrip convenience store they say will bring additional congestion to an already busy intersection at Hickory Grove and Wade Green roads in Kennesaw.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Cobb candidates turn out for day two of qualifying
Retired principal Bill Scott signed up at the Cobb GOP headquarters Tuesday to run for the seat being vacated by Cobb Board of Education Chairwoman Kathleen Angelucci.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Cobb Father, Daughter Arrested; Girl Found Living in Filth
Cobb police have arrested a mother and her father after they discovered a 6-year-old living in deplorable conditions inside a Marietta-area home.
Lights, cameras, Cobb? Filmmaking gathering steam here
"HOLLYWOOD EAST"? Well, we're not there yet, but Cobb and Marietta seem to be heading toward that description if state figures released Monday are any indication.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Nearby: 'College Credit Now' Summit Tuesday in Smyrna
Patch Staff Report Cobb County students and families can learn how to earn college credit while enrolled in Cobb high schools at the College Credit Now Summit March 4 at Campbell High School.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Armed thefts stacking up in Cobb County
Last year's increase in the number of armed thefts in Cobb is spilling over into the first two months of this year, with 15 commercial robberies already on the books for the Cobb Police Department.
Cobb County, CID work toward Braves stadium plan
With less than a year until ground breaks on the new Braves stadium, Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee said he wants county officials and Cumberland businesses on the same game plan.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Cobb Citizens Public Safety Academy spring 2014 session announced
This spring, Cobb Police will open the doors of various public safety departments to residents for a 14-weeks-long program.