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  1. Acworth Art Fest Returns in April: News Near KennesawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    Historic Acworth is thrilled to host the fourth annual Acworth Art Fest on its charming Main Street in the heart of the popular downtown district on April 11 and 12. More than 100 whimsical and colorful artisans will line the picturesque street with their creative artwork and imaginative displays. The Art Fest hours are Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Visitors and shoppers will be wowed by the community spirit and pride of this enchanting "Lake City."

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  2. Powder Springs man gets 20 years for molesting 2 5-year-oldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... victims were about five years old at the time of the crime, the release states. One victim, who was molested at an Acworth residence between 2008 and 2010, is now 10 years old. Molestation of another victim occurred at a Marietta home in 1997 and ...

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  3. Powder Springs man gets 20 years for child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... victims were about five years old at the time of the crime, the release states. One victim, who was molested at an Acworth residence between 2008 and 2010, is now 10 years old. Molestation of another victim occurred at a Marietta home in 1997 and ...

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  4. Former Lockheed Engineer Sentenced for Child Molestation ConvictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... old inside a home in Marietta in 1997 and 1998, then sexually assaulted another five-year-old at a residence in Acworth between 2008 and 2010. King was arrested for these crimes in 2012. A third victim testified that King sexually assaulted her when ...

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  5. Kennesaw FedEx shooting victim in medically induced comaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... range in the abdomen April 29 while working as a FedEx security guard. Police say FedEx worker Geddy Kramer, 19, of Acworth, shot six people and then fatally shot himself at a warehouse on the property. The others injured in the attack have since ...

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  6. Wounded FedEx security guard in medically induced coma after 26th surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... ad been placed in a medically induced coma. Sparkman was one of six people injured when shooter Geddy Kramer, 19, of Acworth opened fire in the Kennesaw facility in April 2014. Kramer, a FedEx employee, took his own life that day.

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  7. UGA evens series with Florida State behind strong start by LawlorRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... his strong start, driving in a run with his double in the fourth. Bowers, a junior catcher/designated hitter from Acworth, is hitting .466 on the year with five RBIs and two home runs. Georgia (4-1) finished with five hits, but made them count to ...

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  8. Scoop OTP's first anniversary with 'The Dirt' CategoryRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | PR Log

    ... called The Butcher and The Bottle in Canton, that Gabriel's Restaurant and Bakery expanded to the Old Mill in Acworth, that Roswell's Ceviche is expanding to Alpharetta, that Andretti's Karting is opening a second location in Marietta and more. ...

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  9. Canton's Assistant Police Chief Takes Oath of OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... o a graduate of the 241st session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Merrifield currently resides in Acworth with his daughter, who is working to obtain her bachelor's degree in mathematics from KSU.

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  10. Residents object to managed lane tollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... will run through Cobb County starting at Akers Mill Road in Cumberland and continue north to Hickory Grove Road in Acworth with exits at Interstates 285 and 575, Terrell Mill and Roswell roads and Barrett Parkway, among others. From Akers Mill Road ...

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  11. Kennesaw mayor addresses growth, SunTrust Park, city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... traffic is already an issue in the city and a hotel would worsen the problem. "We don't need a hotel here. Go to Acworth. They've got three of them. Go to Marietta. They've got hundreds of them. We don't need a hotel in Kennesaw," he said. Kindle's ... 2 comments

  12. New Supra Boats Pro WAKESURF Tour AnnouncedRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | WaterSki

    Supra Boats and Bonnier's Corp.'s Events & Entertainment Group announces the creation of the inaugural Supra Boats Pro Wakesurf Tour, stated earlier today by Rick Tinker, president of Skier's Choice, manufacturer of Supra Boats. The new three-stop, $30,000 purse, series including the top surf and skim riders will take place at The Colony, TX , Acworth, GA , and Lathrop, CA in conjunction with the Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour.

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  13. Tax Season is the Perfect Time to Purchase a New Home in North CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... to enjoy the sparkling swimming pool, a cabana area and a playground. Nestled off of Highway 41 between downtown Acworth and Kennesaw, Cyrus Creek is convenient to I-75 and the many restaurants and retail options found along Highway 41. In addition, ...

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  14. Supra Boats Pro Wakesurf Tour announces $30,000 purse three-stop seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Boating Industry

    Supra Boats and Bonnier's Corp.'s Events & Entertainment Group announces the creation of the inaugural Supra Boats Pro Wakesurf Tour, stated earlier today by Rick Tinker, president of Skier's Choice, manufacturer of Supra Boats. The new three-stop, $30,000 purse, series including the top surf and skim riders will take place at The Colony, TX , Acworth, GA , and Lathrop, CA in conjunction with the Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour.

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  15. Cobb County coach sentenced for sexting studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WTVM

    A former track coach at North Cobb High school was sentenced to prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to sharing sexual photos with a student. In March 2013, it was discovered that Ryne Thomas Thackston, 30, of Acworth, had sent nude pictures of himself to a student on the team he coached.

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  16. North Georgia Gardening Symposium Starts Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    The event is from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 and the cost to participate is $35 . The symposium will be held in Room 400 in Building D. The North Metro Campus is at 5198 Ross Road in Acworth.

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  17. Acworth man sentenced in gang-related shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    An Acworth man has been sentenced to prison for 15 years for a gang-related shooting in a Kennesaw neighborhood on Tuesday.

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  18. Man indicted on 2 charges of kidnapping woman, 6-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    A Roswell man was indicted last week on kidnapping charges after an Acworth woman and her daughter were taken and held against their will in December, police said.

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  19. Kennesaw House Shooter Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    An Acworth man who pleaded guilty to opening fire at a Kennesaw home in early 2014 has received prison time for the crime, the Cobb County District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday. Alexander Market, 19, pleaded guilty to three counts of violating Georgia's Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act on Monday.

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  20. Police Investigate Robbery By Sudden SnatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery by sudden snatching that occurred Valentine's Day at a convenience store. A deputy was dispatched to Valero at 5890 Glade Road in unincorporated Acworth around 7:02 p.m. Feb. 14 and met with a woman who said she was playing games inside the store when a man entered the store and allegedly took her purse.

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