Georgia Symphony Orchestra starts 64th season in new home
Tickets are on sale for the 64th season of the Georgia Symphony Orchestra. Themed around Russian music, the season will strike a chord of emotion when the GSO opens on Oct. 18 at its new home, the Marietta Performing Arts Center at Marietta High School.
Tuesday Aug 26
KSU to have - Year of the Arabian Peninsula'
As part of Kennesaw State University's Year of the Arabian Peninsula, the 31st annual study of a country or region of the world, there will be a newly-installed exhibit titled "Patriots and Peacemakers: Arab Americans in Service to our Country."
Tuesday Aug 26
Kennesaw announces winners of Pig Tales Writing Competition
Winners of the 2nd annual PIG TALES Writing Competition, presented by SCANA Energy, were announced at the Aug. 23 Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival in Kennesaw.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Bird enthusiasts observe hummingbird banding
'Hummingbird Whisperer' Julia Elliott holds a ruby-throated hummingbird during a banding event at the Smith-Gilbert Gardens, in Kennesaw, on Saturday.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Takin' a soakin' for a very good cause
Marietta Schools bus driver Karen Martin dumps a bucket of cold water and ice over Superintendent Emily Lembeck's head Thursday afternoon at the school's transportation offices on Dodd Street.
Kennesaw, CID look to residents
The city of Kennesaw and Town Center Community Improvement District want to hear what transportation improvements residents have in mind for the area.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
A lip-smackin' good time: Pigs & Peaches fest is today, Saturday in Kennesaw
Marietta resident Kevin Dell enjoys a plate of ribs from J.D.'s Barbecue at Pigs and Peaches Festival in Downtown Kennesaw in 2012.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
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Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 21 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Georgia.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Customs center will make McCollum more attractive
International flights can depart from Cobb County Airport-McCollum Field in Kennesaw.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Kennesaw City Council votes to ban smoking in parks
Kennesaw residents enjoying the city's parks will now be able to "breathe easy."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Sewer overflow reported in Kennesaw
A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in an estimated 70 gallons discharged into a storm ditch that contributes to Proctor Creek, occurred at 12:31 p.m. on Aug. 14, at 3110 Moon Station Road in Kennesaw.
Tobacco use banned at Kennesaw city parks
The Kennesaw city council voted Monday night to ban the use of all tobacco products in the city's parks, including the ban on e-cigarettes.
New principal follows family tradition
Alison Broughton, the new principal at Baker Elementary School in Acworth, stands in front of the signage welcoming her arrival.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Cobb County airport to build customs facility
Cobb County officials say upgrades to an airport in Kennesaw are expected to help the facility begin receiving international flights.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
'I'm OK' - Sparkman slowly recovers with help from hard-working Kennestone team
Jamie Sparkman watches her husband, Christopher, the security guard shot during the April FedEx shooting, as he answers a few questions from the media about his condition and recovery.
Coleman to turn self in Monday, bond to be set at $100K
Marietta Councilman Anthony Coleman, who is accused of violating the federal racketeering act, will turn himself in to the county jail Monday, his lawyer Tom Browning said.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Website at center of ethics complaint in Kennesaw
When a doctor told missionary David Writebol that his wife, Nancy, had contracted the Ebola virus while they were serving in Liberia, he says they turned to God for help.
Ethics complaint brought against Kennesaw mayor
A Kennesaw resident and longtime critic of Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews filed an ethics complaint against the mayor Tuesday, alleging he improperly used public funds on a personal matter, a charge Mathews rebuts.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
UNITE's Arrive Alive Tour to visit Kennesaw on Aug. 19
Kennesaw State University and the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety will offer UNITE's Arrive Alive Tour, a drunken driving education program for students, on Aug. 19 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at KSU's Cobb Avenue, outside the Student Recreation & Wellness Center Building No.