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Kennesaw, Georgia is located in Cobb County. Zip codes in Kennesaw, GA include 30156, 30160, and 30152. The median home price in Kennesaw is $209,900 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Kennesaw information.

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Cobb Superior Court candidate Stedman: court needs experienced judge

Juanita Stedman says experience on both sides of the bench has given her the knowledge to preside over Cobb's Superior Court with more skill than her runoff opponent.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

2016 SPLOST Meetings Begin Today

Cobb County residents who want to discuss the tentative project list for the proposed 2016 SPLOST will get a chance to speak their minds during a series of informal meetings which begin on July 9. Cobb County government has posted the project list for the 2016 SPLOST , a proposed extension of the one cent sales tax which would allow for funding of ... (more)


Head to head

Bob Weatherford, left, answers a question about his views on county issues during a candidate forum with Bill Byrne, right, Tuesday evening at NorthStar Church in Kennesaw.


Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

The US state where guns are now allowed inside schools, churches and shops

The law allows for guns in churches and parts of airports, and authorises school districts to allow teachers to carry weapons in the classroom.


Marietta veteran takes to the skies to fulfill longtime desire

Russell Mathuss waves to family members watching from a distance as he prepares to embark on his first helicopter ride Saturday morning.


Commissioners express support for 6-year tax

A poll of Cobb's four district commissioners reveals they are leaning in favor of a six-year term for a proposed 1 percent special purpose local option sales tax.


Sat Jul 05, 2014

Banner yet waves

Twenty-one-month-old Caleb Cuff, of Marietta, runs around with his American flag during the Marietta Freedom Parade on Friday.


Fri Jul 04, 2014

Young Marine receives top statewide honors

The rigor of the Boy Scouts was not enough for a younger Nathan James Baker. At 12 years old, the Kennesaw native said he "wanted the structure and discipline" associated with the military, so he switched from Scouts to the Young Marines in 2008.


Thu Jul 03, 2014

Kennesaw to have public meetings on SPLOST, Dallas-Watts project

The City of Kennesaw will have two public meetings in the next two weeks at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive in Kennesaw.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

Kennesaw sets SPLOST wish list

If the voters of Cobb County pass the 2016 SPLOST in November, Kennesaw Mayor Mark Mathews, left, and his team, including City Manager Steve Kennedy, right, are looking at closing the intersection of Cherokee Street and Big Shanty Road.


Long awaited 150th for Kennesaw battle is finally here

As much or more as any other event in local history, Sherman's invasion and the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain during the Civil War put this part of northwest Georgia "on the map" of the nation's consciousness.


Tue Jul 01, 2014

Early Voting Underway for Alderman Runoff

A runoff election to determine the City of Acworth's new Post 3 Alderman will be held on July 22, but you can cast your vote early.


Mon Jun 30, 2014

Allegood's aims: Rec center anchors Acworth SPLOST wish list

Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood, right, chats with James Albright, director of parks and recreation and community resources for the city of Acworth, Friday evening at the corner of Old Cherokee Street and Logan Road.


Sun Jun 29, 2014

Consensus builder wants to move county forward

'I had a number of people that came to me. Lot of friends with the chamber, some with Leadership Cobb that said, 'We need a strong candidate to run against Bill.


Sat Jun 28, 2014

Johnston defeats Sherman at Kennesaw Mountain

TIM ISBELLBenjamin Cheatham and Patrick Cleburne's Confederate defended against repeated attacks by Jefferson C. Davis and John Newton's Federals at Kennesaw Mountain.


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Letter Describes Battle of Kennesaw Mountain

A letter recently donated to the libraries at the University of Georgia gives an eyewitness account of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain during the Civil War.


Kennesaw councilman charged with child molestation released on bond

Kennesaw City Councilman Leonard Church, charged with child molestation, was released from the Cobb County Jail on bond Saturday morning.


Momentous occasion: Active duty soldiers honor - those who've gone before'

Members of the United States Army Color Guard from the 1-19 Infantry Battalion from Fort Benning present the colors during the dedication of the Regular Army Monument off Burnt Hickory Road.


Fri Jun 27, 2014

Kennesaw City Councilman, former mayor, arrested on child molestation charges

Leonard Leroy Church, 66, a former mayor of Kennesaw and current city councilman, has been arrested on child molestation charges according to a release from Cobb police.


150 - People gathered at a ceremony at the base of Kennesaw Mountain on Thursday night were asked to remember the somber nature of the event they were there to commemorate.

A Federal re-enactment troop detachment fires a volley as part of the opening ceremonies of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain.



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