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A minister is jumping into state politics. Wes Cantrell has qualified to run as a Republican in the May 20 primary for the House District 22 seat.
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The notes will become due on . The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The TANs and GO bonds are general obligations of the county, for which its full faith and credit and unlimited taxing power are pledged.
Patch Staff Report The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Atlanta's unemployment rate increased to 7.2 percent in January, up four-tenths of a percentage point from 6.8 percent in December.
A 58-year-old man died in a house fire this morning after his wife tried frantically to wake him up shortly before 2:30 a.m. as the blaze roared through their small wood frame home near Jim Miller Park.
Six Flags Over Georgia is in the middle of a two-week hiring spree leading up to opening day on Saturday.
DiPENTIMA, C.J., and GRUENDEL and NORCOTT, Js. Josephine Smalls Miller, filed a brief for the appellant .
First Slice 3/11/14: Georgia's DOC accused of giving former lethal injection doctor special treatment in property deal Questions are being raised over whether Dr. Carlo Musso, a former lethal injection doctor for the Georgia Department of Corrections, received special treatment in purchasing a 700-bed prison for half of its estimated value.
State Sen. Lindsey Tippins and Cobb Schools Chairwoman Kathy Angelucci are denouncing a bill they say would limit a school district's ability to challenge special tax breaks offered by development authorities to developers of office and hotel space.
Four people who claimed to be "sovereign citizens" immune from all governments are prison-bound after being convicted of breaking into vacant million-dollar homes in four Georgia counties, changing the locks, filing fake documents claiming squatters' rights to the properties, and renting them out.
A Cobb County man will spend 10 years and one month in federal prison for stealing victims' identities and using them to collect millions of dollars in fraudulent tax refunds.
The Cobb County Board of Education will conduct its March work session on Wednesday, March 12 at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will take place in the board room of the Cobb County School District Central Office, located at 514 Glover Street in Marietta.
Adrian "Shawn" Burney was found guilty Thursday on two counts of child molestation.
Commercial real estate development and investment firm KDC reports it has expanded its operations here with the hiring of industry veterans Jim George and Robert Maddux .