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  1. First model house now open at Acadia Homes' Bakers FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... Crest, Reece Farms and Covenant Place in west Cobb. New Acadia communities in development include Sutton Park in Cobb County, Post Oak Glen in Cumming, Enclave at Wills Park in Alpharetta, Jacobs Farm in Lawrenceville and Village on Pine in Roswell. ...

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  2. Purebred bulldog seller forced to kill man who responded to classified adRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... is the second metro Atlanta death case this week involving online advertising. On Monday, Bud and June Runion of Cobb County were found shot to death in Telfair County after answering an ad on Craigslist about a car. Jay Towns, 28, is charged with ...

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  3. Lorenzo Nunez: South Carolinaa s quarterback of the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Career highlights: Nunez has thrown for 3,220 yards and 18 TDs, while he has rushed for 2,290 yards and 24 TDs as a three-year starter. For the better part of four decades, Steve Spurrier has built a national brand as an offensive genius.

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  4. Blackmon: 'Charter district' could be good option for Clarke schoolsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... those options at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at East Friendship Baptist Church. I'll be one of the panelists, along with Cobb County school board member and school choice advocate David Morgan. It behooves us all - not just parents - to understand the ...

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  5. GBI seizes guns while investigating slaying of Cobb coupleRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WTVC

    Investigators have seized several firearms as evidence while investigating the slaying of a Cobb County couple found dead in south Georgia. WXIA-TV reports the Georgia Bureau of Investigation obtained a warrant to search the McRae home where Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns lived with his parents.

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  6. Georgia: House Republicans Plot Attack on GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... and schools instead? In what can only be a cynical ploy to hit those too afraid to hit back (witness the Cobb county chairman immediately walking back his criticism ), the House plan is to plunder funds currently being used by the counties, cities, ...

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  7. Police: Man tried to rob check cashing storeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Marietta police are investigating a Jan. 16 attempted armed robbery of a check cashing store on Franklin Road.

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  8. Atlanta resident charged in sexually exploiting 3 runaway girls in AustellRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... man was indicted on multiple charges relating to pimping three runaway girls out of a hotel in Austell. A Cobb County jury returned a 16-count indictment on Khiry Price on Thursday. According to the indictment, Price enticed three juvenile runaway ...

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  9. We Saw the Number 2 High School Player in the Country Play TonightRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Hammer & Rails

    Jaylen Brown from Wheeler High School here in Cobb County, Georgia. I went with my son who is a junior at Lassiter High.

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  10. Kenya native opens new Montessori school in KennesawRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews cuts the ribbon with Dr. Feland Meadows, right, Faith Wangunyu, CEO of the school, left, and other staff and visitors at the grand opening of the new Montessori-style school Princeton Preparatory School in Kennesaw on Friday.

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  11. Fire damages 20 units of Kennesaw apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... of Kennesaw apartment complex on Barrett Lakes Boulevard on Friday morning. Special to the MDJ KENNESAW - The Cobb County Fire Department is investigating a fire that damaged 20 units at an apartment complex on Barrett Lakes Boulevard in Kennesaw on ...

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  12. Be the match: Acworth police officer donates bone marrow to strangerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Cpl. Bo Jordan, 28, stands outside the Acworth Police Station next to his patrol car.

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  13. Dallas man is convicted of racketeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    A Dallas man was convicted Thursday of racketeering after helping his girlfriend steal from her employer.

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  14. McCollum Field airport advisory board expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    The board that oversees Cobb County Airport-McCollum Field is expanding from nine to 11 members, allowing each district commissioner to appoint a board member.

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  15. Library to screen - Demise of Jim Crow'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    The Monday Evening Lecture Series at The Switzer Library, 266 Roswell Street in Marietta, focusing on African-American history through February, begins Monday at 7 p.m. with a screening of The Strange Demise of Jim Crow.

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  16. Small dog credited with saving 12-year-old girl in Georgia from being abductedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    According to a January 30 report by WSB-TV2 Atlanta , a small dog is credited with saving a 12-year-old Georgia girl from being attacked and abducted. A 4-year-old rat terrier is being hailed a hero by a Cobb County resident.

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  17. Kennesaw State offers free TB testing after person on campus infectedRead the original story

    Friday | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... to the general campus population is low. Kennesaw State's WellStar Student Health Services will work with the Cobb County Board of Health to provide the Tuberculin Skin Tests (TST) in the University's Social Sciences Building. The tests will be ...

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  18. Berkshire company seeing impact of ownership changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    One local real estate company has made an impact on the market in a little more than a year after changing its name and identity. Roswell-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Georgia Properties, which was converted in December 2013 from Prudential Georgia Realty, saw its luxury market share - for homes costing $1 million or more - increase 48 percent through the third quarter of 2014, according to its own data.

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  19. Edoga selected to Parade teamRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... Press photo McEachern right tackle Chuma Edoga was named to the Parade All-America team, making him the fourth Cobb County player to accomplish the feat since 2010. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound Edoga, who recently enrolled at Southern California after ...

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  20. Class AAAAAA wrestlers take their turnsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    For Cobb County's Class AAAAAA wrestlers, the road to the state championship will begin today with the area traditional tournaments.

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