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  1. Marietta teen dies in overnight traffic crash on GA 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Marietta man is dead after he was killed while riding in a vehicle along Georgia 400 in Fulton County late Friday night.

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  2. Restaurant Report Card: El Patron 49U; Silver Skillet wins Golden Spatula AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 14 | WALB-TV Albany

    Flies, food on the floor and dirty drink nozzles: three health violations which inspectors found inside a metro Atlanta restaurant this week. But don't let that ruin your appetite.

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  3. McFarland overcomes injury to sign track scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | WALB-TV Albany

    Friday McFarland signed and announced that she will be continue her education and track career at Life University in Marietta, GA. She put in the work and is now headed to continue her career at Life University for the long jump and triple jump.

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  4. Victim ID'd in fatal whitewater rafting drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Muscogee County Coroner's Office has confirmed the identity of the man who drowned following a whitewater rafting trip in the Chattahoochee River June 2. 46-year-old Alvin Lino was a resident of Marietta, GA who met his family in the Fountain City for the whitewater rafting trip. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said it appears Lino was thrown from the boat by the first round of rapids, but remained visible while in the water due to his life jacket but was unresponsive upon pulling him from the Alabama side of the river.

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  5. Marietta man convicted of shooting another manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Jason Lamont Townes was found guilty of aggravated assault, aggravated battery, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. The 41-year-old is sentenced to 20 years with 10 years to serve in prison and the rest on probation.

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  6. Gun found in child's book bag at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    When officers arrived, school officials had already rendered the gun safe, according to a spokesperson with the Marietta Police Department. He is described as a black male in his late 40s with short to medium length curly black hair, short beard with gray hairs in it, and has a thin but muscular build.

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  7. Employees treated after train catches fire at Six Flags Over GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    No park visitors were on the train, but one visitor was evaluated by park officials and determined to be OK. Former NFL player Anthony McDaniel has been arrested in Cobb County after allegedly stealing several items from his girlfriend's apartment.

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  8. Several displaced following fire at Cobb Co. complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The fire began just after midnight at the complex, located on the 1900 block of Bells Ferry Road in Marietta. Fire crews tell CBS46 when they arrived on scene, they saw heavy smoke and flames shooting out of the third floor of the complex.

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  9. Psychologist charged with molesting 9-year-old, posting pics onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A metro Atlanta psychologist is under arrest, charged with molesting a girl and posting pictures online. He's now the center of a joint investigation involving Homeland Security and Cobb County authorities.

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  10. Source: Cherokee County Fire and Emergency ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services responded to a structure fire at 11 a.m. at the East Gate Mobile Home Park, located at 6310 Bells Ferry Road, near Woodstock. Authorities say a 54-year-old woman was taken to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta to be checked for smoke inhalation.

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  11. Armed suspects arrested after carjacking UPS delivery driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The renovation continues along the Franklin Gateway corridor as furniture retail chain IKEA has announced plans to build a new location in Marietta. The renovation continues along the Franklin Gateway corridor as furniture retail chain IKEA has announced plans to build a new location in Marietta.

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  12. Franklin Gateway renovation continues as Marietta welcomes new IKEA storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The renovation continues along the Franklin Gateway corridor as furniture retail chain IKEA has announced plans to build a new location in Marietta. The store will be built on the site of the former Marquis Place apartment complex.

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  13. Pair sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping, shooting of two peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Cobb County judge sentenced two people to life in prison for their involvement in the kidnapping and shooting of two people in 2016. Desire Nichole Collins and Dawayne Henderson came to Atlanta from Seattle to sell dozens of pounds of marijuana, according to evidence presented in court.

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  14. GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Cobb CountyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    According to Georgia Bureau of Investigations Public Information Officer Nelly Miles, the GBI has been called out to Cobb County to investigate an officer-involved shooting. According to officials at the scene, Cobb County police officers responded to a residence on Robin Hood Place in Marietta around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday after dispatch received a call about a suicidal person.

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  15. Teenagers who left a homeless veteran paralyzed to serve time in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Two Cobb County men who attacked, shot and paralyzed a homeless veteran man on New Year's Day have plead guilty to their charges. Blake Allen Sergel plead guilty to armed robbery, aggravated assault and aggravated battery, and was sentenced to 15 years in prison and five years of probation.

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  16. Georgia lawmakers looking to reduce distracted drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    State lawmakers are crisscrossing the state this fall, collecting opinions on what, if any, legislation should be proposed during the next session in Atlanta. The Georgia House Study Committee on Distracted Driving was in Savannah on Tuesday to discuss ideas.

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  17. Man convicted of multiple robberies sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    An Oklahoma man convicted in three Cobb County robberies in 2016 will spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced on Friday. Rodney Kinchelle Howell, 40, was convicted of robbing three women in separate incidents outside of stores in Marietta in April of 2016.

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  18. Students collect homecoming dresses for those who can't afford themRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    A drive was held Saturday at Sprayberry High School in Marietta in hopes of collecting homecoming dresses for students at the school who are unable to afford them. The inaugural Homecoming Dress Drive at Sprayberry High School aimed to collect over 100 dresses for those in need.

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  19. Public safety ambassadors nearly ready to hit Marietta streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Rather than expanding its force of sworn peace officers, the Marietta Police Department will instead utilize eight new public safety ambassador positions to help handle non-violent crime calls. "It really doesn't surprise me that we've created a new opportunity and citizens are interested in it," said Marietta Chief of Police Dan Flynn.

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