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Marietta, Georgia is located in Cobb County. Zip codes in Marietta, GA include 30067, 30065, and 30007. The median home price in Marietta is $250,000 which is roughly $105/per square foot. More Marietta information.

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'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.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

MDJonline.com

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.

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MDJonline.com

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.

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MDJonline.com

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.

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MDJonline.com

IRS: Marietta must provide benefits to same-sex couples

Even though Georgia doesn't allow gay marriage, the city of Marietta will be forced by the federal government to recognize same-sex couples as married partners when handing out retirement benefits.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Can Ferguson change the 'ritual' of black deaths?

The choir sang, the preachers shouted and the casket stayed closed. The body was taken to the cemetery, and Michael Brown was laid to rest.

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Yahoo!

Can Ferguson change the 'ritual' of black deaths?

The choir sang, the preachers shouted and the casket stayed closed. The body was taken to the cemetery, and Michael Brown was laid to rest.

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ABC News

Hearing Set in Florida Loud Music Death Case

A man accused of killing a teenager during an argument over loud music is expected back in court for a pretrial hearing in Jacksonville.

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MDJonline.com

Preserving the past

Mayor Pat Vaughn, right, and Jim Ross of the Seven Springs Museum talk outside of the Bodiford House on Sunday.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Ga. Department of Juvenile Justice hosts job fairs

The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is hosting two recruitment events in the metro Atlanta area for military veterans and the general public.

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MDJonline.com

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.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

MDJonline.com

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.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Georgia beer packaged in almost completely recycled can

Craft-beer manufacturer Red Hare Brewing Company has begun packaging its brew in an almost entirely recycled-content aluminum can from Novelis Inc., a multi-national aluminum manufacturer.

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MDJonline.com

Some cool news for a hot weekend

THIS MORNING finds Marietta and Cobb being hammered by a late-August heat wave. No "hot" news needed, so here's plenty of "cool" news: --- LAWYERS are used to duking it out in court; so why not battle it out on the bandstand as well? Well, that is exactly what nearly two dozen Cobb lawyers will be doing at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre on Sept.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Examiner.com

The week ahead: Find the blues in and around Atlanta August 25-31, 2014

It's time to take a look at what is happening in and around Atlanta for the coming week,which includes Labor Day weekend! Truett Lollis is at Darwin's in Marietta.

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MDJonline.com

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.

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MDJonline.com

Cobb Superior Court Judge assigned in Braves complaint

Cobb Superior Court Judge Reuben Green has been assigned to handle the suit filed on behalf of property owners near the proposed site of the new Atlanta Braves stadium, according to the Cobb Superior Court Clerk's office.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

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Atlanta Code Camp 2014

Even though I can't be there this year, I'm excited to help out in holding this year's Atlanta Code Camp.

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The Washington Post

The remarkable recovery of the American Ebola survivors

An ambulance transporting Nancy Writebol to Emory University Hospital leaves Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta, Ga., on Aug. 5. They contracted the virus while working with Ebola's ill in Liberia.

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Examiner.com

Teen surrenders in Macon shooting; Marietta murder suspect arrested in Ohio

Teen accused of shooting man multiple times in Macon surrenders and a Cobb County murder suspect was arrested in Ohio, officials said.

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