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  1. Cobb P.A.R.K.S. hosts softball cupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Cobb P.A.R.K.S. will host the 2016 USA Softball Junior Olympic Cup at Lost Mountain Park July 25 to 30. The new invitational tournament, through the Amateur Softball Association, will feature 32 elite softball clubs in the 16U and 18U divisions.


  2. County millage rate to receive vote TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    Cobb commissioners will consider Chairman Tim Lee's proposal to roll back the millage rate at their meeting Tuesday - a move Lee says is justified due to the county's projected growth in the 2016 tax digest.


  3. MILLER, Viviana Maria TrowbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 |

    Viviana Maria Trowbridge Miller 69, passed away after a battle with cancer in Marietta, GA the evening of July 8th, 2016.


  4. Author of Definitive Book on Roger Ailes' Career as Political...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newswise

    Kennesaw, GA. -- Kerwin Swint, professor of political science at Kennesaw State University and author "Dark Genius: The Influential Career of Legendary Political Operative and Fox News Founder Roger Ailes," is available to provide perspective on how Ailes' departure from FOX News might impact the future of the conservative network.


  5. Marietta school board sets district's millage rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 |

    After the Marietta school board hired 10 teachers during its Tuesday night meeting, board chairman Jason Waters said the district only has three more teaching positions to fill before the first day of school on Aug. 3. During the meeting, the board voted 5-0, with Tom Cheater and Jeriene Grimes absent, to approve the district's millage rate of ... (more)


  6. Asun MBB Championship Game To Be Televised on EspnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WTLV

    The 2016-17 ASUN Men's Basketball season culminates on March 5th with the Conference Championship Final broadcasting on ESPN at 3 p.m. ET. Both the quarterfinal and semifinals contests can be seen on the WatchESPN platform for the sixth-straight season.


  7. Trauma of Racism Playing Out Tragically for Black Americans and...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Newswise

    The recent killings of Black-Americans by police officers and, the ensuing intense protests and attacks on law enforcement officers are all symptomatic of the collective trauma of racism, says Roxanne Donovan, a clinical psychologist and professor of psychology and interdisciplinary studies at Kennesaw State University. Donovan's research into coping with racism and the relationship among identity, perceived discrimination and mental health has been published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, Journal of Black Psychology, and the Journal of Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, among others.


  8. Christina Esposito tunes the strings to start Marietta's new orchestra programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 |

    Christina Esposito, Marietta's orchestra director, prepares to start the district's orchestra program at the Marietta Sixth Grade Academy this school year.


  9. The Power of Scientific MeetingsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Newswise

    July 18, 2016 - Besides being researchers in soil science, Dan Ferreira and Kosuke Noborio had nothing in common - until November 4, 2013. Ferreira teaches at Kennesaw State University, in Georgia, and Noborio works on the other side of the world at Meiji University, Japan.


  10. Are these the hotels of the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | CNN

    Each year, the Radical Innovation Award highlights unique concepts in hospitality design. Driftscape, submitted by the Toronto office of award-winning architecture firm HOK , is a mobile, self-sustaining hotel delivered by drone.


  11. Shop in Kennesaw serves liquid nitrogen ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 |

    A Frozen Cow employee turns on the tap connected to the liquid nitrogen. The cream mixture freezes instantly while customers watch.


  12. Heroin addiction recovery center aims to be home of - hope agents'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 |

    At a symposium on heroin addiction and recovery sponsored by the Davis Direction Foundation, panelists walk audience members through the legal process surrounding drug arrest, sentencing and rehabilitation in Cobb County.


  13. 'It changed my body': One woman shares how she fell in love with CrossFitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | IVillage

    It was five years ago when my sister forced me to tag along with her to my first CrossFit class. While I remember a general nervousness beforehand , I have a vivid memory of how I felt afterwards.


  14. First Slice 7/15/16: City Council to ask to renovate, not raze Central LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The Atlanta City Council is preparing to ask for Downtown's historic Central Library building to be renovated, not torn down or abandoned. The council is slated to approve a resolution on Monday requesting that the Fulton County Board of Commissioners keep the iconic Marcel Breuer-designed facility in tact.


  15. Damian Bounds selected as new principal ...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Cross Roads News

    "Mr. Bounds was selected for this position using our new principal selection process, which included a leadership attributes survey by school stakeholders, a panel interview, a focus group with school stakeholders, and an interview with the superintendent," Green said. "He is highly regarded as a leader who encourages a strong, positive school culture with a laser focus on classroom instruction and learning."


  16. BOE begins public hearings concerning tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Times Georgian

    Citizens will have an opportunity to air their views on what will be a tax increase for most property owners by the Douglas County Board of Education during a series of three public hearings beginning next week. The public hearings will be held on Monday, July 18 at 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. and on Monday, July 25 at 8 a.m. at the school system's central office. 2 comments

  17. Israeli choreographer Ella Ben-Aharon set to teach at KSU this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 |

    Ella Ben-Aharon, a celebrated Israeli choreographer whose cutting-edge works have been performed around the world, will be a visiting lecturer at Kennesaw State University this fall.


  18. CAP Network names Barbara Calhoun as Excellence in Leadership Award recipientRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 |

    The Council for Accelerated Programs has named Barbara Calhoun, the recipient of the Excellence in Leadership Award, a designation that recognizes exemplary leadership and outstanding achievements.


  19. Announcing the opening of ParakleteA Financial's Marietta GA officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | PR Log

    July 12, 2016 - PRLog -- Brad Leskoven, CPA/PFS, CFP of Hawkins, Moore & Cubbedge, LLC is heading up the new Paraklete office in Marietta, Georgia. In addition to providing fee for service financial planning services through his affiliation with Paraklete, Brad will continue in his existing role of managing the Marietta-based CPA firm.


  20. Kennesaw State Professor Receives National Leadership AwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Newswise

    The American Democracy Project recently honored Purcell, an assistant professor of leadership studies at Kennesaw State University, with its 2016 John Saltmarsh Award for Emerging Leaders in Civic Engagement. She received the award at the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting in Indianapolis.