Sumter County Newswire

Sumter County Newswire

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  1. County slated to purchase part of Tritt property in east CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MDJonline.com

    Cobb Commissioner Bob Ott eyes a portion of the Tritt property that the county could officially purchase at its meeting Tuesday night.

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  2. Police: Mableton man, 20, found shot to death early WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MDJonline.com

    Cobb Police are investigating the gunshot death of a 20-year-old Cobb man at a Mableton apartment complex early Wednesday.

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  3. Census: Cobb population becoming more diverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MDJonline.com

    When first constructed, it was called the "four-lane," but Cobb Parkway/U.S. Highway 41 has grown along with the county's population.

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  4. German steel conglomerate Thyssenkrupp could be coming to the Battery in CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | MDJonline.com

    Thyssenkrupp, a German industrial conglomerate, could be bringing part of its elevator business to Circle 75 Parkway near the Battery.

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  5. Top 5 Things to Do in CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MDJonline.com

    WHAT: This Friday's feature film is "Justice League" with Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot and Jason Momoa.

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  6. Sally Litchfield: Bride-to-be celebrates upcoming nuptials with fabulous feteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MDJonline.com

    From left are sister of the bride and maid of honor Katie Prather, bride-to-be Alexandra Prather and mother of the bride Paula Prather.

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  7. Cobb homes selling faster and for more money, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MDJonline.com

    Framing crews continue building up the street on new homes inside the Creekview Park sub-division on Blue Springs Road in Kennesaw on Tuesday.

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  8. Warrant: Arrested Cobb officer strangled mentally delayed woman during sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MDJonline.com

    Cobb County Police Chief Michael Register speaks to media during a press conference Tuesday afternoon on a Cobb officer arrested for assaulting a woman during a March sexual encounter.

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  9. Cobb officer arrested, charged with aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MDJonline.com

    A Cobb County Police Officer is being held in the Cobb County Adult Detention Center without bail, accused of aggravated assault, according to the Cobb County Police Department.

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  10. Around Town: Funding limits advance voting hours in Cobb; Braves as straw man? Laura Bush reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    COBB DEMOCRATS are outraged by what they believe is a dearth of early voting opportunities in the county.

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  11. Outgoing Walton principal named Educator of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    Retiring Walton High School Principal Judith McNeill is all smiles after listening to Atlanta Meet Up Optimist Club President Charles Romano, after he read a personal letter of congratulations to her from Sen. Johnny Isakson on Monday at the school.

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  12. Cobb County residents sound off during town hall meeting on tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    With a $453 million budget, the chairman wants to increase taxes to save some major services in the county. County officials say because of rising costs and the county growing they need to increase the millage rate.

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  13. Warrant: Restaurant server allegedly increased his tip unbeknownst to his customerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    A Woodstock waiter is accused of intentionally giving himself a larger tip than a customer intended and forging the customer's signature, according to an arrest warrant.

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  14. Warrant: Publix employee arrested for coupon-for-cash schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    A Smyrna woman has been arrested after police say she stole $1,800 from a Publix grocery store through a coupon-for-cash scheme, according to an arrest warrant.

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  15. Warrant: Acworth man arrested after multiple assaults at North Cobb HSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    An Acworth man has been charged with multiple counts of battery after police say he assaulted two teachers and a student, according to an arrest warrant.

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  16. The Agitator #269: SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | MDJonline.com

    Henry David Thoreau said, "The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation." One can debate what exactly he meant, but for those who have experienced the suicide of a family member, close friend, neighbor, or co-worker, it has poignancy, it resonates.

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  17. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | WSB-TV

    GAZ011-019-020-030>032-172130- Chattooga GA-Polk GA-Cobb GA-Bartow GA-Paulding GA-Floyd GA- 500 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN CHATTOOGA...EASTERN POLK...NORTHWESTERN COBB...SOUTHERN BARTOW...NORTHERN PAULDING AND SOUTHERN FLOYD COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT... At 500 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from near Shannon to near Burnt Hickory Ridge to Acworth... and moving west at 10 mph. HAZARD...Winds up to 40 mph...pea sized hail...frequent lightning and heavy rain.

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  18. Chattahoochee safe to swim again, says NPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | MDJonline.com

    Boaters, tubers and swimmers were able to get back into the Chattahoochee this weekend after bacteria levels returned to normal following a dam release.

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  19. East Cobb Kroger fuel center could be greenlit TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | MDJonline.com

    An east Cobb grocery store could get the go-ahead to step on the gas for a new fuel center from county commissioners Tuesday morning.

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  20. Cobb sends 13 middle-school football players to Future Stars GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | MDJonline.com

    Thirteen young football players from Cobb County will compete in the Future Stars Game on Saturday at Boca Raton High School in Florida.

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