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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.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
ADO Guy's Rants and Raves
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.
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.
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.
Daily Tribune News
Fall begins at CTC with new options
Monday began the fall semester at Chattahoochee Technical College with new financial aid opportunities.
Cobb ACT results improve
Cobb and Marietta City high school students averaged a better score on the ACT than the state and national averages.
Starting the show: New leader for Marietta High Performing Arts Center
Marc Patterson is taking a combination of former life experiences, such as his love of music and the arts and the time he spent as the operations director at The Strand Theatre, into his new stage as the director of the Marietta High Performing Arts Center.
Olens to address Cobb GOP Women on Friday
Attorney General Sam Olens will be the keynote speaker at this month's meeting of the Cobb Republican Women's Club.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Police: Man charged in Jan. 27 assault and murder in Marietta
Cobb police have linked a Stockbridge man to a homicide that took place in Marietta earlier this year.
Lu for thought
House of Lu co-owners include from left, Johnny Tam, his wife Cindy Lu, and her parents, Cindy and Peter Lu.
This weekend: Find the blues in and Around Atlanta August 23-25, 2014
It's time to look at the blues happening in and around Atlanta for the coming weekend.
MTI Racing Datsun 240Z (S30) - Fastest in World
MTI Racing, located in Marietta, GA, is a well-known Chevrolet performance specialty shop, listing Corvette, Camaro, and even GM truck parts as their forte.
Atlanta Lyric Theatre opens 35th season with - Cats'
The Atlanta Lyric Theatre's 'Cats' is now playing at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre at the Cobb Civic Center and continues to Aug. 24. The Atlanta Lyric Theatre opened its 35th season with the Tony Award winning musical "Cats."
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Moore Colson announces 8 promotions
From staff reports Marietta-based accounting firm Moore Colson recently announced the promotions of eight firm professionals.
RNC chair: Minority outreach must be full time
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Storytelling workshop to be Aug. 30
The Southern Order of Storytellers Cobb County will present their second annual storytelling workshop for youth and adults from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Aug. 30 at the Switzer Library, 266 Roswell St. in Marietta.
DA looks into Mayor Jerkins: Man claims mayor obstructed justice
James Quarterman, center, speaks to media outside the Austell City Hall on Monday, showing copies of receipts given to him by mechanic Steve Langley.