15 hrs ago
Feds OK adding toll lanes to I-75 through Cobb; to open in 2018
The federal government has given final environmental approval to a long-debated project that would add toll lanes to Interstate 75 and Interstate 575 through Cobb and Cherokee counties.
17 hrs ago
Students displaced during upgrades: Teasley to undergo two years of work
Teasley Elementary School was more than 200 students over capacity this school year, with some teachers instructing as many as 30 students at a time or working with two classes in one room at a time.
Thu May 23, 2013
The bomb squad was called out, part of a major thoroughfare was shut...
Cobb police search vehicles at the Cumberland Festival shopping center Wednesday in response to a reported bomb threat.
Unemployment Rate Drops Below 7 Percent in Cobb
The unemployment rate in Cobb County dropped below 7 percent in April, a fall of three tenths of a percent.
Police looking for south Cobb robbery suspect
Cobb County Police are asking for the public's help in locating on suspect who they believe robbed two separate stores at gunpoint over a two-week period in south Cobb.
Fair to Educate Cobb Seniors
Mark your calendars, Cobb seniors. The Senior Information Fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, at the Cobb County Civic Center .
Goodwill to Open New Store in Cobb
Goodwill of North Georgia will open the doors to its 45th store location on Thursday.
Wed May 22, 2013
Warrant: Woman Had Knife at Pebblebrook
A Mableton woman allegedly came to Pebblebrook High School last Friday to fight a student, and had a steak knife with a 5-inch blade with her.
A Real East Cobb GOP Truther
JoEllen Smith is a bona-fide East Cobb Republican. She is a business woman and mom, involved in her children's public education.
Library, Schools Collaborate for Cobb Summer Reading Program
For the first time, the Cobb County School District is partnering with the Cobb Public Library System to create a "unified" summer reading experience for students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Man pleads guilty to murder
In less than 20 minutes, the man accused of killing his ex-wife at her home in east Cobb entered a guilty plea and was sentenced to life in prison.
Tue May 21, 2013
Organization gives kids without homes the tools to survive
Kimberly Tinsley, volunteer and activities coordinator at The Center for Children & Young Adults, helps a student with her painting.
Police: Caregiver Wanted in Connection with Smyrna Thefts
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Cobb woman who allegedly stole more than $3,000 worth of electronics and other goods from a Smyrna home where she worked as a daytime caregiver.
Mon May 20, 2013
Fair to Educate Cobb Seniors
Mark your calendars, Cobb seniors. The Senior Information Fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. this Wednesday, May 22, at the Cobb County Civic Center .
Sun May 19, 2013
Official: Lightning sparks three house fires
City of Marietta Street Department worker Ken Thomason cuts branches from a large tree out of the roadway Sunday at the intersection of Whitlock and N. Woodland drives after lightning, winds and rain pelted the area.
Wanna be Miss America? Start as Miss Cobb
You Could Be Miss America. Young women can take the first step by entering the 56th annual Miss Cobb County Scholarship Pageant set for the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, Cobb County Civic Center, Aug 3, 7 p.m. The deadline to enter is June 25.
Meet Patch at Today's Cobb Business Expo
There will be more than 150 local businesses with booths at today's Cobb Business-to-Business Expo , and Patch will be one of them.
Sat May 18, 2013
Three Car Crash Kills Woman; Two Hospitalized in Shooting
One Killed, 1 Injured in Cobb Crash - Marietta Patch A 46-year-old Hiram woman was killed and her 14-year-old son was injured Wednesday in a three-vehicle accident in Cobb.
Cobb Teachers Sound Off on Budget
Only a small handful of people turned out for a public hearing on the proposed Cobb County School District fiscal year 2014 budget Tuesday.
Medical Procedures Cheaper in Cobb Than Fulton
It costs $400 less to get an MRI in Cobb County than Fulton County. That's according to data from New Choice Health, a private company that encourages people to become smarter healthcare consumers.