16 hrs ago
Police Identify Couple In Smyrna Murder-Suicide
Police have identified a man and woman who were found dead in a suburban Atlanta home after a roughly 14-hour standoff. Smyrna police spokesman Chris Graeff says 33-year-old Jessica Arrendale and 30-year-old Antoine Davis were found with gunshot wounds to their heads Sunday afternoon.
16 hrs ago
Identities Released in Weekend SWAT Standoff in Smyrna
The Smyrna Police Department has released the identities of two people killed in an apparent murder-suicide which turned into a 14-hour standoff with police and SWAT units in Smyrna over the weekend. According to the department, 30-year-old Antoine Davis shot and killed 33-year-old Jessica Arrendale before taking his own life at a townhome in the 6000 block of Sawtooth Oak Court.
Bark in the Park September 27th
Gather your human and/or canine family for a day in the park for food and fun. Bring your own lunch or indulge in delicious Food Truck fare.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Standoff in Smyrna Ends With Two Dead, Baby Unharmed
Smyrna and Cobb County police have resolved a standoff situation inside a Smyrna neighborhood which began early Sunday and ended with two people dead and a baby recovered, WSB-TV reports. According to the station, the standoff began inside a townhome in the Oakdale Bluff community near the Chattahoochee River at midnight.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Cobb Creepers Car Club's love affair with classic vehicles going strong since 1960
Creeper's Car Club founding members Bob Baker, left, in front of one of his 11 vintage automobiles, a 1965 Ford Mustang 2+2 Fastback; and Ray Carson, in front of his 1932 Ford Cabriolet.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
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U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Georgia
Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 12 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Georgia.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Smyrna Woman Named Adult Independent Equestrian of the Year
PATH Intl. takes great pride in the outstanding equestrians whose lives-and horsemanship-have been enriched through equine-assisted activities and therapies.
Smyrna's Newest Fire Engine Put Into Service
The Smyrna Fire Department celebrated the commissioning of its newest fire engine and the promotions of 13 lieutenants and engineers during separate ceremonies on Wednesday. According to the department's Facebook page, the first of two new fire engines was officially put into service at Fire Station 2 on Concord Road on Wednesday.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Regions Bank in Smyrna robbed at gunpoint Tues.
Cobb Police released these surveillance photos of three men who robbed a Regions Bank in Smyrna on Tuesday.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
What's on the Menu: Smyrna Food Truck Tuesday Sept. 2
Smyrna Food Truck Tuesday is held weekly from 5 to 9 p.m. at Taylor-Brawner Park, organized by the City of Smyrna in partnership with Georgia Power and Cobb Travel & Tourism .
Smyrna City Council to Tackle Alcohol Permit Issues Tuesday
The Smyrna City Council will spend a large portion of their Tuesday evening meeting discussing alcohol server's permits, including a vote on a possible amendment to the city's code on such permits.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Chattanooga Times Free Press
This weekend in high school football
Sports editor Jay Greeson gives an overview of tonight's prep football and tomorrow's college games.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Chain Store Age
Halpern Enterprises breaks ground on multi-use development
A groundbreaking ceremony has officially launched construction on Belmont, a 48-acre mixed-use development that will feature restaurants, retail shops, single-family homes and luxury rental apartments on the site of the former Belmont Hills Shopping Center in Smyrna, Georgia.
Mayor Allegood, Chairman Lee Accept Ice Bucket Challenge
The mayor of Acworth and the chairman of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners sat united as ice-cold water was poured over their heads outside Acworth City Hall earlier this week.
St. Benedict's Episcopal Day School Reaches Milestones in Capital Campaign
In just six years, St. Benedict's Episcopal Day School has made an incredible impact on the community in and around Smyrna.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Braves Stadium Bond Validation Going to State Supreme Court
The Georgia Supreme Court will decide whether a Cobb County Superior Court judge's decision to validate the issuance of hundreds of millions of dollars of bonds to pay for the Atlanta Braves' new stadium was done constitutionally.
BoC eyes changes to tax subsidy
Excavating work steams forward at the corner of Atlanta Road and Windy Hill Road in Smyrna on Monday as crews work to prepare the official groundbreaking on Thursday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Belmont Groundbreaking is Aug. 28
The long-awaited Belmont project at the intersection of Atlanta and WIndy Hill Roads in Smyrna will break ground later this week, The Atlanta Business Chronicle reports.
Smyrna man gets 20 years for $5M tax fraud scheme
Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Smyrna, Ga., resident Mauricio Warner was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison for using thousands of stolen identities to file federal tax returns claiming more than $5 million in bogus refunds.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Takin' a soakin' for a very good cause
Marietta Schools bus driver Karen Martin dumps a bucket of cold water and ice over Superintendent Emily Lembeck's head Thursday afternoon at the school's transportation offices on Dodd Street.