23 hrs ago
Drive Begins to Help Wheeler/ECMS Fire Victims
The Wheeler High and East Cobb Middle School communities are being asked to help a family of students at both schools left homeless by a Thanksgiving Day apartment fire.
Christmas Arts and Crafts, Santa Visit in Smyrna-Vinings Today
The Christmas spirit has definitely descended on Smyrna and Vinings today! There are at least three Christmas events happening in and around town today, one of which even features the man in the big red coat.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Austell Woman Convicted for 'Sophisticated Forgery Scheme'
An Austell woman has been convicted of six counts of identity fraud and four counts of financial transaction card fraud in a case the prosecutor called "a window into a larger and more sophisticated forgery scheme," according to District Attorney Vic Reynolds.
Bob Citrullo Chosen As Humane Society Director
The Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga has announced that after a nationwide search it has selected a new executive director, Bob Citrullo.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Lance LoRusso To Sign Copies Of When Cops Kill At Adventure Outdoors On December 20th and 21st
Attorney, Lance LoRusso, author of the acclaimed book, When Cops Kill: The Aftermath of a Critical Incident will be holding a book signing at Adventure Outdoors at 2500 South Cobb Drive, SE, Smyrna, GA on Friday, December 20th from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM and on Saturday, December 21st from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM.
Mayor's Education Awards Recognize Students, Staff, Volunteers
Mayor Max Bacon presented awards to students, staff, and volunteers at Smyrna's 15 elementary, middle, high, and specialist schools in a ceremony before Monday's city council meeting .
Smyrna Jobs This Week: Purchasing Administrator, Application Engineer
Associates will be responsible for financial modeling, data management, drafting client reports and presentations, and other responsibilities.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Smyrna Council denies $40M apartment development
A $40 million apartment development was stopped in its tracks Monday night when the Smyrna City Council voted 4-3 to deny a re-zoning application following last-minute pleas by residents who turned out in droves.
LIVE: Smyrna City Council Meets
The City of Smyrna is broadcasting their current city council meeting online. The meeting is also broadcast on Channel 19 on Charter Cable.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
First Look: Sobban
Lunch: Tues.-Sat., 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Dinner: Tues.-Thurs., 5-9:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 5-10:30 p.m. During an early visit to Sobban, a friend remarked that chefs/owners Jiyeon Lee and Cody Taylor sure seem to love weird locations.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Grease sought for Smyrna wheels
A year-old program weaning Smyrna off of diesel is seeing success but needs the help of residents.
Smyrna library embraces digital service
Smyrna library director Mary Wallace Moore reviews the available motion pictures on her tablet as part of a new service available at the library called Hoopla Digital.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Smyrna woman recalls Thanksgiving Day blaze
An early morning fire at an apartment complex in the Cumberland area left eight families out in the cold after losing their homes on Thanksgiving Day.
Stranger donates clarinet to teen who lost everything in fire
A 14-year-old boy whose family lost everything in an early morning Thanksgiving Day fire is singing a new tune thanks to a generous FOX 5 viewer.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
About 75 volunteers aid at MUST Ministries' Thanksgiving
The MUST Ministries homeless shelter on Highway 41 gave out traditional turkey diners on Thursday afternoon.
27 left homeless after Thanksgiving apartment fire
The fire started on the top floor of the 3-story building. The fire collapsed down through all three floors.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
I'm thankful for ...
Marietta Mayor Steve Tumlin: I'm real thankful for family and for faith a I'm thankful for the family that I had and the family that I have now which is my immediate family, my children and my grandchildren.
Holidays are Here! Share the Spirit of the Season on Patch
Especially during the holiday season, community contributions-whether it's sharing photos with Santa, family rituals or reflections of thanks-is a hugely important part of Smyrna and Vinings.
Smyrna-Vinings Thanksgiving Related Closings, Schedule Changes
Thanksgiving is just a few hours away, and the folks at the City of Smyrna want you to know their schedules will be changing due to the upcoming holiday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
News Near Smyrna: Mableton Man Shot, Killed by Police
A 53-year-old Mableton man was shot and killed by a Cobb County police officer after he allegedly brandished a firearm in the course of a domestic dispute Monday morning.