20 min ago
Fourth Person Pleads Guilty in Unlicensed Personal Care Home Case
A Cartersville man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the operation of an unlicensed personal care home in Marietta which kept six women in oppressive conditions.
1 hr ago
Autopsy: Woman, 33, Drowned in Allatoona Lake
An autopsy conducted on the Marietta woman whose body was found in Allatoona Lake late Sunday morning has determined she died as a result of drowning.
7 hrs ago
Hunger does not take time off': MUST Ministries gives out more than 200K lunches over the summer
MUST Ministries just wrapped up its Summer Lunch program, handing out 254,906 sack lunches to low-income families this year.
10 hrs ago
Labor Day labor: Workers thankful for rush of weekend shoppers
Elizabeth Hartsing, right, an associate insurance broker in Marietta, buys fudge from Connie Miller, left, a sales associate at Ye Old Christmas and Candy Shoppe who lives in Marietta, said she doesn't mind serving the happy customers of the candy store on Labor Day.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Acworth fatal wreck: 25-year-old killed, three others hurt
An Acworth woman died from injuries she sustained in a wreck on Interstate 75 Sunday night, Marietta police said.
Hospital Food: The Snacktaku Review
Last weekend I had the opportunity to stay at one of Atlanta's premiere medical hot-spots, where I was sliced open to have my innards fiddled with.
PRLog US Entertainment
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.