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Emory-Adventist to have food safety seminar
Emory-Adventist Hospital at Smyrna, 3949 South Cobb Drive in Smyrna, will have a free food safety seminar July 15 at 7 p.m. The seminar will discuss various food illnesses, keeping food safe, appropriate time and temperature for cooking food, proper storage and good cleaning/sanitation practices.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Smyrna officer lauded for saving baby's life during midnight call
A member of the Smyrna police force is being credited with saving the life of an 11-month-old child.
Mayor rips Cobb BoE: - We're getting shortchanged in Smyrna,' Bacon says
Smyrna Mayor Max Bacon addresses the crowd at the annual State of the City address Thursday at the Smyrna Business Association monthly luncheon at the Smyrna Community Center.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Smyrna Bank Robbed; Police Seek Suspect
The Smyrna Police Department is seeking the public's help to discover the identity of a man they believe robbed a Smyrna bank on Thursday afternoon.
Boy's car death: Police re-create conditions
Open a car door on a summer day, and a sauna blast will quickly remind you just how seethingly, sticky hot it can get inside in just a short time.
Smyrna SPLOST Projects Discussed at Thursday Meeting
Smyrna residents who are interested in learning more about the city's plans for its share of the projected 2016 SPLOST revenue are welcomed to attend an information session being held at City hall Thursday evening.
Cobb Superior Court candidate Harris: Public safety is top priority of the court
Ann Harris says she has spent the entirety of her nearly two-decade law career in Cobb Superior Court.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Common cravings: East Cobb eatery combines fine dining with family environment
Common Quarter executive chef Jeffrey Gardner stands in the dining room while the crew reviews nightly specials.
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Barr, Loudermilk squaring off for District 11 seat
Following the May 20 primary election, Republicans Bob Barr and Barry Loudermilk are still battling for the District 11 U.S. House seat.
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)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Toddler hot car death: Skout user apparently the dad
Justin Ross Harris apparently called himself RJ on a social media personal networking site through which he met a woman that police say he was messaging on the day his son was dying in a hot SUV outside his office building.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Smyrna Nurse Wins Second Chance Lottery
A Smyrna woman who submitted her unlucky Georgia Lottery instant game tickets had a turn of fortune when those tickets netted her $20,000.
City Council to Vote on Annexation, Name Change
The Smyrna City Council is looking at a relatively light schedule for its Monday evening meeting.
Ott aims for public safety dollars in SPLOST list
Cobb County District 2 Commissioner Bob Ott, center, chats with Cobb police officers Capt.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Barr says it's important for Cobb to have voice
Eleventh Congressional District voters may choose to send a seasoned congressman back to Washington or take a shot in the dark by electing a neophyte, said former U.S. Rep. Bob Barr of Smyrna.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
City Considers Property Tax Increase
The City of Smyrna has announced that it plans to increase the millage rate by over three percent despite a bolstered tax digest.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Evening in Smyrna with Sen. Jason Carter
The Cobb Democrats announced that it will have an Evening in Smyrna with Sen. Jason Carter, the Democratic nominee for Governor of Georgia, from 6 to 8 p.m. on July 11 at Brawner Hall, 3180 Atlanta Road in Smyrna.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Chattahoochee River lecture to be July 5
On July 5, the 150th Anniversary Chattahoochee River Line Lecture and Tour will feature a lecture by The River Line Historic Area Board Member Michael Shaffer on the history of the position at the Lewis A. Ray Library, 4500 Oakdale Road SE in Smyrna.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Assault on Cheatham Hill
Leading visitors early Friday morning on a "real-time tour" of Sherman's assault on Cheatham Hill during the Civil War Battle of Kennesaw Mountain was Dr. Keith Bohannon, a history professor at the University of West Georgia, who grew up in Smyrna and has been volunteering at the Kennesaw Mountain Preserve since the 1980s.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Bicyclist Hurt in Collision With MAX Train
A 58-year-old man on a bicycle who rode right into the side of a MAX train, according to Hillsboro Police, suffered serious head injuries.