Cobb County Newswire

Cobb County Newswire

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  1. Weekly class on Christian history begins Sunday at First Presbyterian ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    An opportunity to learn more about the history of Christianity is open to both members and non-members of First Presbyterian Church, Marietta, beginning this Sunday, July 31. The class, a five-week pictorial journey exploring 2,000 years of church history, will feature slides taken by Howard Kramer, whose avocation is pilgrimages to Christian ... (more)

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  2. Congregation Ner Tamid to have 10th Anniversary Picnic in the Park on Aug. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Congregation Ner Tamid will have a 10th anniversary picnic on Sunday, August 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Swift Cantrell Park, 3140 Old US Highway 41, Kennesaw, 30144.

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  3. Police: Grandmother researched killing family members before homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Betsy Wall is accused of shooting Jenna Walls, a Cobb County, Georgia, elementary school teacher, four times inside Jenna Walls' parents' home in June. At a probable cause hearing Friday, officers testified that Betsy Wall sent her 7 and 8-year-old grandchildren outside to a pickup truck with her cellphone before shooting Jenna Wall.

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  4. Historical Society behind-the-scenes tourRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    The Cobb Landmarks and Historical Society will host a behind-the-scenes tour of the The Brumby Chair Company located on the Square on Aug. 20 at 4 p.m. Beginning in 1875, the history of the chair company spans over 140 years.

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  5. Marietta hosts homeowner workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Beginning in Aug., the city of Marietta Community Development Block Grant Program office will host a series of workshops for homeowners to learn about their Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Program.

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  6. CobbWorks to host professional workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Starting Aug. 5, CobbWorks will host a weekly workshop series on resume writing and interviewing techniques that will last throughout the month.

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  7. Cobb's youngest students practice riding the busRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Neferre Brooks watches as her son Kato Graves looks out the window while riding the bus to Hayes Elementary School on Friday.

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  8. Around Town: There's a new sheriff, er, colonel, in townRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    HAVING CLOBBERED county Chairman Tim Lee in Tuesday's runoff election with 64 percent of the vote and with no Democrat to contend with in November, retired Marine Col.

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  9. NAGY, Rojean MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Rojean Mary Nagy, 92, of Marietta died on July 24, 2016. Rojean was a very caring and loving individual with a great sense of humor and love for life.

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  10. LEVINE, Sheri S.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Sheri S. Levine, 61, of Marietta passed away July 27, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 1 PM on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at the VFW Post #2681, 140 Powers Ferry Road, Marietta, GA 30067.

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  11. KEHELEY, SarahRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Sarah Keheley, 94, of Marietta passed away Thursday, July 28th, 2016. A Funeral Service will be held 3:00 p.m. Sunday at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Marietta with Rev.

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  12. Police continue to investigate fatal Marietta fireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Flowers sit at the mailbox of a home in Marietta where a fatal fire is now being investigated as a homicide.

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  13. Gorgeous Renovated Ranch in Smyrna for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SmyrnaVinings.com

    Run, don't walk to this fantastic renovated home in Deerwood , a wonderful, established Smyrna neighborhood! This classic brick ranch has been expanded and renovated top to bottom with a custom contemporary and traditional style. You'll love the open floor plan and huge Kitchen.

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  14. Georgia Woman Allegedly Researched People Who Kill Their Families - Then Shot Daughter-in-Law: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | People

    On April 19, Cobb County police say, Elizabeth Wall bought a gun. Police allege she did some very specific research on her phone that same day: looking up "several articles" about people who kill their families and themselves, as well as reading about wrongful death lawsuits.

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  15. Cobb DOT: Traffic signals malfunctioning across countyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Traffic lights across Cobb County were malfunctioning late Friday morning after what was believed to be a work contractor error.

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  16. R&D Mechanical Services, Inc. Announces Their Sponsorship of the Hero Run 5K RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PRWeb

    R&D Mechanical Services, Inc. is proud to be the presenting race sponsor of the Hero Run 5K which will raise funds for several local wounded veteran organizations. R&D Mechanical Services, Inc. is proud to be the presenting race sponsor of the Hero Run 5K on Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at 7:30am.

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  17. RaceTrac Rolls Out New Coffee for New Year With Week of SamplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2012 | CSP

    To start off 2012, RaceTrac Petroleum Inc. is giving its guests a week of free coffee. Six new blends, made of 100% Arabica beans, are now available in stores throughout the company's seven markets.

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  18. First Slice 7/29/16: Funds raised for homeless teen frozen, questions raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... " multiple questions about his story." So far she hasn't elaborated on any of those questions. Soon-to-be-former Cobb County Chairman Tim Lee sent an email to supporters after losing in this week's runoff election. Though he doesn't mention the new ...

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  19. InventHelp Inventor Designs New Frozen Dessert TreatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    An inventor, from Powder Springs, Ga., thought there should be a delicious frozen treat to satisfy both the sweet and salty cravings, so she invented TRACY'S TASTY TREATS. She tried it and loved it, and so will many others.

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  20. Taxpayers revolt against paying hundreds of millions of dollars for sports stadiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    If taxpayers are going to shell out hundreds of millions of dollars for stadiums without getting a say in the matter, their elected representatives should pay, too. In Cobb County, Georgia, taxpayers watched as county officials borrowed $376 million by issuing bonds - including nearly $300 million that will be paid out of property taxes - to finance the new SunTrust Park for the Atlanta Braves.

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