Man, woman found dead and infant unharmed after 12-hour SWAT standoff in Smyrna
Smyrna police are investigating after a man and woman were found dead inside a home after a 12-hour SWAT stand-off Sunday. Smyrna police are investigating after a man and woman were found dead inside a home after a 12-hour SWAT stand-off Sunday.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Workshop bridges the gap between educators, parents
Dr. Grant Rivera, right, chief officer of leadership and learning for the Cobb school district, speaks Saturday morning at a workshop for parents, teachers and administrators entitled, 'Building Parent Leaders.'
Thu Sep 11, 2014
South Cobb rebirth: Floyd Road gets $5.6 million renovation, another $4.1 million on the way
The Floyd Road groundbreaking and ribbon-cutting on Wednesday marked the completion of one project on Floyd Road, and the start of another as dignitaries gathered in Mableton.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Wheeler High School Nominated for STEM Education Awards
Three Cobb County schools, including an East Cobb high school, have been named finalists in the Technology Association of Georgia and and TAG Education Collaborative's 2014 STEM Education Awards, the groups announced Monday. Wheeler High School, Mableton Elementary School, and South Cobb High School were nominated due to their strong commitment to STEM education in all phases of life, said a TAG press release.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Searchers find woman's body in Lake Lanier
Atlanta police say a group of demonstrators pushing for higher wages for fast food workers have been arrested and are being held in the city jail. Atlanta police say a group of demonstrators pushing for higher wages for fast food workers have been arrested and are being held in the city jail.
Three guilty, one acquitted in 2013 Mableton murder trial
After five days of deliberation, a Cobb jury found three of the four young men charged in the death of a Mableton man guilty of felony murder.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
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Thu Aug 28, 2014
In the jury's hands
A Cobb jury Wednesday began deliberating the case of a Mableton man who died after allegedly being beaten by a group of four young men.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Illegal immigrants released in Atlanta include convicted killers
Over 36,000 illegal immigrants were released nationally by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement; around 170 have murder convictions, Channel 2 Action News reports.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Mableton Boys and Girls Club reopens
The Matthews Boys and Girls Club in Mableton, which serves about 175 children daily, is open again after receiving a $270,000 renovation.