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Nelsan Ellis Star of new James Brown biopic visits local Marietta theater and makes a donation
Ellis makes a 10k donation to The Cupboard Inc. after seeing their rendition of Oprah Winfrey's The Color Purple at the Strand Theatre PRLog - Sep. 1, 2014 - ATLANTA -- Award winning actor and star of HBO's hit show, True Blood, Nelsan Ellis was working in town for Dragoncon this past weekend when his friend and business associate, William Nero ... (more)
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Marietta man killed in skydiving accident
Polk Deputy Coroner Tony Brazier said 26-year-old Donald Bragg died Saturday in an accident that also injured a second man.
Authorities: Marietta woman found dead in Lake Allatoona
A Marietta woman's body was found in Lake Allatoona, law enforcement officials confirmed Sunday.
A stroll through the art: Marietta celebrates culture on the Square
Elizabeth Fairleigh admires the work at Tami's Lighted Decor of Marietta at Saturday's Art In The Park on the Square in downtown Marietta.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Nibble & Noshfest Returns This Labor Day Weekend
The Fifth Annual Nibble & Noshfest returns this Sunday and Monday on the grounds of Temple Kol Emeth, 1415 Old Canton Road in Marietta.
Councilman optimistic after arrest: Coleman at town hall about...
Marietta District 5 city councilman Anthony Coleman calls on a member of the audience who has a comment about the homeless situation around the city during a town hall on homelessness at Marietta City Hall Thursday night.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
1 person at Kennestone, 2 men charged after Marietta shooting
The victim was at Lorene Lodge apartments when he was approached by people who had a gun and started shooting, police said.
Food & Wine
A Brilliant Tomato Cocktail That's Not a Bloody Mary
Tomatoes seem ideal for cocktails - they're brightly colored and vividly flavored - so why do they get used only for Bloody Marys? In top cocktail bars, kale sees more action than tomatoes.
Aerotech News And Review
A U.S. Air Force crew ferried the 22nd C-5M Super Galaxy from the Lockheed Martin facilities in Marietta, Ga., Aug. 25. Aircraft 86-0011 was ferried by a crew led by Maj.
Chattanooga Railroad Series: Blue Ridge Scenic Railroad
The tracks along the scenic Toccoa River that runs between Copper Hill/McCaysville and Blue Ridge were idle for two decades and in danger of being taken up.
Six Flags to add 12th roller coaster; White Water to add 10-story slide
Six Flags Over Georgia said early Thursday it will add two major rides at its park off Interstate 20 in Cobb County for the 2015 season, including the park's 12th roller coaster.
City eyeing options for $5M from parks bond
The City Council is eyeing three parks and the Elizabeth Porter Recreation Center as options to spend $5 million that remains from the $25 million bond issuance voters approved in 2009.
Marietta committee quietly OKs same-sex benefits for city workers
The Personnel and Insurance Committee voted 3-0 yesterday to approve a change in the city's retirement benefits that would allow married same-sex couples who work for the city to receive retirement benefits.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Senior Wellness Center to have aging class
The Senior Wellness Center, 1150 Powder Springs St. in Marietta, will have "Aging Gracefully" for seniors ages 55-plus from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Sept.
Cobb Police Investigating Marietta Shooting
Cobb County police are at a hotel off of Austell Road investigating a shooting which sent a man to the hospital on Wednesday evening.
7 Great Birthday PartiesEnter for a Chance to Win
Brunswick Bowling Center Chattahoochee Nature Center Unique and customizable bowling CNC Birthday Parties and arcade birthday parties to include time on our trails or Wildlife Walk celebrate your child's special day.
Daily Tribune News
'Gone With the Wind' focus of BHM exhibit, lecture
Among the items on display in the Bartow History Museum's exhibit "Gone With the Wind" is a Confederate bill and a cotton bale given to students who attended the Cartersville High School Junior-Senior banquet in 1937.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Coming together - Cobb Police Chief, Public Safety Director, meet with black leaders over Ferguson
Deane Bonner, second from left, Cobb County's NAACP chapter president, emphasizes a point during a discussion with public officials and members of the community during a meeting requested by Sam Heaton, third from left, Cobb County public safety director, on possible solutions to prevent what occurred recently in Ferguson, Mo.
Appeals filed against $397M in bonds for Braves stadium
The issuance of up to $397 million worth of bonds to finance the new Atlanta Braves stadium has been appealed to the Supreme Court of Georgia.
BBQ and Silent Auction to be Sept. 6
The Youth Museum, 649 Cheatham Hill Drive in Marietta, will have its 12th Annual BBQ and Silent Auction celebrating 44 years of serving students in Cobb County and the metro area from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sept.