Cobb County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Trending on the Topix Network
Often, when I am here, I stay with friends who live in upper Fulton County. Their property stretches down to the Chattahoochee River - the most valuable river in our state, in the minds of many people.
The Kennesaw woman who was found guilty of racketeering and mortgage fraud last week has been sentenced to 40 years, with 20 years to serve in prison and the rest on probation.
By Kristal Dixon A winter storm that swept through Cobb County in mid-February did not cause enough damage to warrant federal aid.
The Georgia Department of Transportation announced Thursday it will close some lanes of local highways this weekend and beyond to conduct roadwork in the area.
Qualifying ends tomorrow and there will be a lot of newcomers seeking office. Are you one of those newcomers who is running for office in the Republican primary going "now what?" Then you might want to take note of what's going on this Saturday.
Patch Staff Report The Cobb County Public Library System 's next semi-annual book sale will be held Friday and Saturday, March 7-8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, March 9 from 1-5 p.m. at the Jim R. Miller Park at 2245 Callaway Road in Marietta.
Tonight at 6:30, Bartow County elementary and high school chorus groups will display their talents at the Cass High School Theater for the annual Bartow County Elementary Honor Chorus.
A report released this week details the large-scale cyber attack simulation that took place in Atlanta last week.
A Cobb County elementary school classroom aide has been accused of slapping a 5-year-old boy with autism.
Marietta Daily Journal Associate Publisher Jay Whorton, 85, who relied on a "never-met-a-stranger" personality and a relentlessly upbeat outlook on life to carve a one-of-a-kind reputation as an ad salesman for nearly 45 years - and who was still selling ads from his hospital bed late last week - died Monday at Well-Star Kennestone Hospital after a ... (more)
After a surprise encounter with a curb that left one motorist with two flat tires, Cobb County is taking action on Old Hamilton Road.
The Riney family's Austell home was gutted by a Cobb County sewer backup more than a month ago.
By Patch Staff The Dunwoody Police Department reports that it has arrested two men and one woman on 15 counts of burglary, intent to distribute marijuana, trafficking heroin, and trafficking methamphetamine.
Two Athens teens were recently arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy while they were in Cobb County for a Special Olympics event.