Sunday Apr 13
BoC candidates offer HOST of opinions on sales tax
The five Republican candidates vying to replace retiring northwest Cobb District 1 Commissioner Helen Goreham have revealed their thoughts on a proposed permanent 1-cent on the dollar homestead-option sales tax.
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
Police: Hiram man attempted to rob a Pizza Hut
Cobb Police have arrested a man they say tried to rob a local Pizza Hut restaurant at gunpoint.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Music Review: Pyramid Dreams
When he's not working at the nearby big-box home-improvement store, Hal Williams is making music, often rising at 5 a.m. to do so.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Interested in Being a Substitute Teacher in Cobb?
Patch Staff Report The Cobb County School District will host two substitute job fairs on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. until 11 am.
Commission candidates for District 1 disagree on BRT project
The five Republican candidates vying for the west Cobb seat held by retiring Commissioner Helen Goreham disagree on the county's proposed bus-rapid-transit project, which would connect Kennesaw with Atlanta.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
3 facing drug charges after motel arrest
Cobb Police say two men and a woman were dealing cocaine out of a motel that rents rooms at weekly rates in Powder Springs.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Teen jogger fights off attacker in Powder Springs
Police are looking for a white man, about 18-20 years old, resembling the one depicted by the above composite sketch who they say tried to attack a young female jogger in Powder Springs.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
$4.6M renovation on horizon for two parks in Powder Springs area
Powder Springs Mayor Pat Vaughtn, left, meets with Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee on Saturday morning at Wild Horse Creek Park.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Covenant Place Holds Great Promise for Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods and Future Home Owners Alike
Award-Winning Atlanta Builder Raises the Curtain on West Cobb Community and Enlists the Expertise of Powder Springs Native, Neighborhood Sales Manager Hannah Rickards Atlanta, March 26 - Granted a name that signifies promise, it's no wonder why the leadership at Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods is particularly enthusiastic about their newest community ... (more)
Two indicted in drug-related house fire; Powder Springs man still on run from authorities
From staff reports ATLANTA - A Powder Springs man remains on the run as authorities have levied federal indictments against him and an alleged accomplice in a house fire caused by a drug-making operation.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
He's not a suburban kind of guy'
As he's been known to over the years, former Atlanta Braves owner Ted Turner was candid and open with his thoughts on the franchise's move to Cobb County during a talk to the Technology Association of Georgia on Wednesday.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Police: 3 Powder Springs women charged with assaulting man
Three Powder Springs women face felony aggravated assault charges after police say they beat a man with a baseball bat and cut him with a knife.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Facebook face of Marietta 14-year-old charged with double murder
This picture appears on the Facebook page belonging to 14-year-old Jaydon Lee Reid, who is charged with killing two men at Wild Horse Creek Park, 3820 Macedonia Drive, next to Tapp Middle School in Powder Springs.