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Delay Sought in Loud Music Killing Trial
Attorneys for a Florida man charged with murder in the killing of a teenager during an argument over loud music are asking that his retrial be delayed.
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Several residents still unwell with possible WellStar expansion plans
Marietta's Marshall Dye urges Mayor Steve Tumlin to get behind an effort to move WellStar Kennestone Hospital's construction efforts north of its current location, and that any further development, including a bridge over Church Street, is too much for the surrounding neighborhood.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Police Confront Parents for Opting Kids Out of Common Core
Last week in Marietta, Georgia parents were shocked when they were confronted by police as they walked on to their child's school campus for a meeting with the principal.
Good Mews Flea Market - five weekends beginning April 25-27
Good Mews Animal Foundation will be holding its annual Spring Flea Market for five consecutive weekends in April and May at the Sandy Plains Exchange Shopping Center in Marietta behind the Quik Trip.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Witnesses: Woman shot in face in broad daylight at Cumberland Mall
Cobb County Police Detectives and crime scene investigators look over the scene of an afternoon shooting in the parking lot at Macys at the Cumberland Mall on Monday afternoon after eyewitnesses say a woman was shot in the face in broad daylight outside of the store.
Marietta family refuses to let kids take CRCT
Mary and Tracy Finney love their children more than anything but they say the standardized testing known as the CRCT causes too much anxiety and stress for their kids.
Cobb Woman Dies After Church Parking Lot Accident
Patch Staff Report The Cobb County Police Department's Selective Traffic Enforcement Program Unit is investigating a fatality crash on Sunday morning that occurred at 1030 Milford Church Road in Marietta.
Earth Day 2014: Quick Tips to Conserve Electricity, Save Money
Every day is a good day to conserve energy, but consider Earth Day 2014 a good time to re-examine your electricity use.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Street upgrades, sidewalks, public safety complex on city's SPLOST list
Millions of dollars in street upgrades, sidewalk construction and public safety equipment are among the projects the Marietta City Council has tentatively agreed to fund if voters approve another round of the 1 percent special-purpose local-option sales tax.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Warrant: Marietta man denied bond in home invasion case
A man suspected to have played a role in a violent home invasion was denied bond and remains in Cobb jail for now.
Resurgens marks $1M in donations to the surrounding community
Children play on playground equipment at East Cobb Park. Resurgens has now surpassed the $1 million mark of donations distributed throughout the metro Atlanta area.
Luncheon to award stars of Nobis
Nobis Works will host its 16th annual Galaxy of Stars and Tommy Awards luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. April 30 at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
Auburn lands commitment from Georgia lineman Bailey Sharp
Marietta, Georgia offensive lineman Bailey Sharp committed to Auburn on Saturday morning, according to reports from multiple recruiting services.
Tant: Extremists pervert their religion
"Heil Hitler!" shouted the sick and sad old man handcuffed in the back seat of a police car.
Police investigate 3 armed robberies in 2 days
Cobb police officers are investigating three armed robberies that took place over two days.
Councilman bringing in experts to advise first-time homebuyers
Nervous first-time homebuyers uncertain about how to obtain a mortgage have a chance to hear from industry experts at a forum hosted by Councilman Anthony Coleman, though he says there likely aren't enough affordable homes in the city for those new buyers.
Man sentenced after threat to eat judge's kids
A Marietta man who was found guilty but mentally ill after prosecutors say he threatened to kill and eat a judge's children has been sentenced to prison.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Man finds skeletal remains
A person searching for scrap metal discovered the remains of a badly decomposed body near a Cobb County subdivision Wednesday night, but police say foul play is not suspected.
Cobb churches prepare for Easter services
The Rev. Roger D. Allen of St. James Episcopal Church in Marietta, washes the feet of the Rev.