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  1. In Loving Memory of Stanley Jan Gajdik III, 70Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... time traveling with his wife, spending time with grandchildren, woodworking, and lately volunteering as a bailiff at Acworth Municipal Court. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ann and Stan Gajdik of Lexington, KY. Stan is survived by his ...

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  2. In Loving Memory of Bobbie C. Brock, 76Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Bobbie C. Brock, 76, of Acworth, died Sunday, August 2, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 Wednesday afternoon in the Chapel of Collins Funeral Home with the Rev.

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  3. Churches Partner to Build Habitat Home in Cherokee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Habitat for Humanity - North Central Georgia hosted the first nail ceremony on a house for a mother and her two young children. Volunteers showed up strong last Saturday when Habitat for Humanity - North Central Georgia celebrated a First Nail Ceremony for the start of a home in Acworth for Denise House and her two young children.

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  4. Upcoming events at the North Cobb Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    The North Cobb Senior, 3900 S. Main St. in Acworth, will have the following upcoming events for seniors, ages 55-plus: a Aug. 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. will have the G.L.A.S.S. Seminar.

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  5. Acworth man pleads guilty to exploiting seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MDJonline.com

    An Acworth man pleaded guilty Monday to exploiting a senior couple in Cobb County, according to the Cobb District Attorney's office.

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  6. Acworth Contractor Sentenced for ExploitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The contractor admitted he fleeced an elderly Cobb County couple who thought he would build them a patio and outdoor fireplace. An Acworth contractor will be spending several months in jail after pleading guilty to charges of exploiting an elderly couple for work he did not perform on their home, the Cobb County District Attorney's Office announced Monday.

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  7. On EYE of the SEER - Is there a 'Right' Way and a 'Wrong' Way to Practice Spirituality?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | PR Log

    Tonight, you will learn not only how to practice your own spirituality dynamically, you will also learn how to avoid the pitfalls of religious practice. PRLog - Aug. 1, 2015 - ACWORTH, Ga.

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  8. Clemson pitcher Schmidt eager to bounce back from lymphomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Washington Times

    ... is probably the hardest part of the disease, Schmidt said. Schmidt, a 6-foot-1, 205-pound right-hander from Acworth, Georgia, was an all-state pitcher at Allatoona High School and drafted by Detroit in 2012. Schmidt chose college and became a ...

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  9. James - Herschel' ParkerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    James "Herschel" Parker, 70, of Soddy Daisy, formally of Acworth, Ga., went home to be with our Lord Wednesday, July 29, 2015, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was born Jan. 9, 1945, in Acworth, to the late Herman Thomas Parker and the late Annie Lee Dupree Parker.

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  10. Father on quest to free man convicted of his daughter's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... 15 when she was killed in July of 2002. Her nude, partially burned body was found two days later along Kemp Road in Acworth near Kellogg Creek, WGCL reports. In the days and weeks that followed, detectives interviewed many of Katie's acquaintances, ...

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  11. Georgia father on quest to free man convicted of daughter's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WALA

    ... 15 when she was killed in July of 2002. Her nude, partially burned body was found two days later along Kemp Road in Acworth near Kellogg Creek. In the days and weeks that followed, detectives interviewed many of Katie's acquaintances, including ...

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  12. Two Charged With Heroin Trafficking Receive SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Patch.com

    Two Acworth residents who were arrested and charged earlier this year with trafficking heroin have been sentenced for their crimes. Kevin Allen Dearing, 21, last month accepted a negotiated guilty plea to one count of possession of controlled substances with the intent to distribute.

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  13. Passion for model planes turns into 79-year hobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Daily Tribune News

    In the world of model airplanes, Jerry Smith is considered by some to be a legend. The 89-year-old Acworth resident has pretty much done everything that can be done in the hobby - designing and building his own planes, photographing and writing about them for national magazines, designing model kits for other pilots to build, flying unmanned aerial vehicles and being inducted into the AMA Model Aviation Hall of Fame.

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  14. Cabela's to have Archery Classic this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | MDJonline.com

    Cabela's Acworth, 152 Northpoint Parkway in Acworth, will have its Archery Classic today and tomorrow.

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  15. I spy something sprouting: Kennesaw garden events bring art, nature togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | MDJonline.com

    Ella Schwartz, 2, of Acworth, and her mother, Nicole, attend the 'Young Sprouts' Garden Stories program on May 20 at Smith-Gilbert Gardens in Kennesaw.

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  16. In Loving Memory of John Lee Jones, Jr. 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Patch.com

    John Lee Jones, Jr. 85, of Acworth, GA died Monday, July 20, 2015. His funeral service will be held at 2 PM, Friday, July 24th in the chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Marietta with Rev.

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  17. Dogs rescued from abandoned home get new lease on lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... e heartworms for both dogs, and then the dogs will be placed at Southern Journey Animal Rescue & Transport, Inc., in Acworth.

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  18. Wow House: "Spectacular" Home A Lake Lover's DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Patch.com

    ... ull bath. This home is a lake lover's dream! What's the asking price? This home located at 7459 Island Mill Road SE, Acworth is listed at $799,000. Get more information about the house on Zillow.

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  19. Diana M. DoverRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Daily Tribune News

    Diana M. Dover, 60, of Cartersville died Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Online condolences may be expressed at www.collinsfuneralhome.org. Collins Funeral Home in Acworth is in charge of the arrangements.

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  20. More Charges For Man Indicted In Sixes Road BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Patch.com

    ... xpress Chevron at 11429 Bells Ferry Road in Canton on or around Aug. 5; and LA Pawn Shop at 6215 Bells Ferry Road in Acworth on or around Nov. 21.

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