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Cobb, Georgia is located in Sumter County. Zip codes in Cobb, GA include 31735. The median home price in Cobb is $224,900.

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Merric Millwork finishes Cobb hotel renovations

Above: Some of the hand constructed and installed millwork Merric Millwork and Seating completed at three Courtyard by Marriott Hotels.


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East Cobb Civic Association's new president has big plans

East Cobb Civic Association President Lee O'Neal and co-first vice president Jill Flamm look out of Lower Roswell Road.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

Warrant: Cobb man attacked with steak knife

Cobb Police say Shaquan Johnson assaulted a man with a wood-handled steak knife with a 5-inch blade after being separated from a previous physical altercation.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

Cobb County Watershed Stewardship Honored by State

The Cobb County Watershed Stewardship program was recently honored with the 2013 Georgia Adopt-A-Stream Watershed Award due to its work promoting the environment and teaching those in the community about best practices to h elp improve water quality throughout the region , according to East Cobber.


Squaring off: Senate candidates coming; John Williams going

REPUBLICANS RUNNING for U.S. Senate will converge on Cobb this evening for a forum at the County Administration Building just off Marietta Square sponsored by the Cobb County Republican Women's Club.


Police say man acted as a pimp for girl, 16

A LaGrange man has been accused of human trafficking and pimping a 16-year-old girl in Cobb County, and activists say the problem is more widespread in metro Atlanta than many want to believe.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

Cobb Schools may hire nearly 200 teachers as budget deficit evaporates

The proposed 2015 fiscal year budget totaling $890 million, including a proposal to hire 193 new teachers.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

BoC candidates offer HOST of opinions on sales tax

The five Republican candidates vying to replace retiring northwest Cobb District 1 Commissioner Helen Goreham have revealed their thoughts on a proposed permanent 1-cent on the dollar homestead-option sales tax.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

We wanted a seamless transition'

Cobb County Schools Deputy Superintendent of Operational Support Chris Ragsdale is congratulated by outgoing Superintendent Michael Hinojosa after being named the sole interim superintendent finalist to replace Hinojosa.


Austell Man Dies in One-Vehicle Crash

Cobb police investigators believe an Austell man may have experienced a medical emergency prior to a one-vehicle, fatal accident on Thursday evening in Austell.


Involuntary Manslaughter Charges Filed in Cobb Man's Death

Cobb police arrested a man Friday afternoon and charged him with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of a Mableton man late Thursday night.


Cobb community leaders pleased with interim superintendent pick

Community leaders from Walton High School to the Georgia Senate are applauding the Cobb school board's decision to name deputy superintendent Chris Ragsdale as the sole finalist for interim superintendent.


BoE candidates questioned on Race to the Top, superintendent nod

Cobb Board of Education candidates touched on Race to the Top and proposed Interim Superintendent Chris Ragsdale during a Thursday night forum.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

Board Taps Ragsdale Sole Finalist for Interim Superintendent

Patch Staff Report As expected , the Cobb County Board of Education on Thursday named Chris Ragsdale as the sole finalist for interim Superintendent of the Cobb County School District, effective June 1, 2014.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

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Police: Cobb man impersonated officer during funeral procession

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA A man was arrested Saturday after he reportedly impersonated a police officer and, dressed in uniform, directed traffic for a funeral procession, according to police records.


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Cobb commissioners challenged on zoning procedure

A civic group is asking the Cobb County Board of Commissioners to change a zoning process it believes is secretive and costly to taxpayers, allegations county chairman Tim Lee dismisses as inaccurate.


Cobb Board of Education To Announce Interim Superintendent

The Cobb County Board of Education announced Wednesday morning that it will name an interim superintendent for the Cobb County School District during a press conference on Thursday.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

Six weeks and counting and the debates just keep on coming

DEBATE SEASON continues full bore this week in Cobb with the May 20 party primaries just six weeks from today.


Commission candidates for District 1 disagree on BRT project

The five Republican candidates vying for the west Cobb seat held by retiring Commissioner Helen Goreham disagree on the county's proposed bus-rapid-transit project, which would connect Kennesaw with Atlanta.


Mon Apr 07, 2014

Police use Taser in suspected drug bust

Cobb Police say two men who were on the run from other law enforcement jurisdictions battled with local officers, resulting in one man being shocked with a Taser.



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