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Cobb Restaurant Scores: C&S Seafood Oyster Bar Flunks Inspection

Click on the date or score to see more info. Each item on an inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9 points, with violations deducting points from a best possible score of 100.Higher points are taken for items with higher risk to cause illness, while repeat violations take even more po

PATCH - 2018-11-14 15:22:25

Acworth contractor accused of trying to bribe IRS agent

Magdaleno Garcia Alonso, 50, the owner and operator of Acworth Georgia Concrete, Inc. was arraigned Tuesday on bribery charges for offering to pay an IRS employee $30,000 to falsify results of audits of his individual and business tax returns for 2015 and 2016, U.S. Attorney Byung J. Pak said Wednes

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-11-14 21:46:00

White Woman Called A Black Man A 'N****r' Over A Parking Spot, And His Wife Wasn't Having It

“So while leaving the Walmart parking lot my husband was called the n-word, because he didn’t move out the parking spot the way she wanted him to,” she wrote in the caption. “The thing I thought was so profound is that she was proud of it and didn’t try to deny it.”

BLAVITY.COM - 2018-11-14 22:18:01

Top 5 Things to Do in Cobb

1) Holiday in the ParkWHAT: For the fifth year in a row, Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Georgia offers 16 wonderland features, opening up 29 rides and coasters. There will also be live shows and attractions. Holiday in the Park was named one of the top Christmas events in Georgia for 2018.WHE

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-11-13 22:11:00

Restaurants Open For Thanksgiving 2018 In Cobb County

COBB COUNTY, GA—If you prefer to enjoy a sumptuous meal on Thanksgiving and skip the hours of shopping, prep work and massive pile of dishes to clean — all while you desperately need a nap before tackling Black Friday shopping — there are options for the Thursday, Nov. 22, holiday. Several restauran

PATCH - 2018-11-13 15:01:46

Intruder Stopped At Cartersville High School, Says School System

CARTERSVILLE, GA — An unidentified intruder tried to enter Cartersville High School on Wednesday morning, but he was escorted off the campus without incident, school officials said. Video surveillance footage showed that the man did not have any contact with students, the Cartersville City Schools a

PATCH - 2018-11-14 18:54:36

White supremacist group denied application for rally at Stone Mountain Park

In the application, the group known as Rock Stone Mountain II, asked to conceal the time of the rally for safety reasons and didn't want counter-protesters to block them.

CBS 46 - 2018-11-14 22:14:00

Acworth Bookstore to host Jack Barsky on Dec. 5

The Acworth Bookstore, 4857 N. Main Street in Acworth, will host speaker Jack Barsky on Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Conservatory at Waterstone, located next door to the bookstore.

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-11-13 17:52:00

Marietta man ejected from truck, seriously injured during Cobb crash

A man was seriously injured after being ejected from his truck during a two-vehicle wreck in Cobb County Monday, police said. Patrick Bruce, 38, of Marietta, was driving his 1998 Ford F-150 north on Canton Road when he left the roadway around 6:30 a.m. for unknown reasons, striking a utility pole an


Fox News to back CNN in lawsuit against Trump White House

CNN filed suit Tuesday against President Donald Trump and his top aides, arguing they violated both the network's and reporter Jim Acosta's constitutional rights when he was banned from the White House last week. Update on @CNN vs. Trump: Judge has given the government until 11 am tomorrow to respon


Two students arrested for bringing guns to school in Cherokee County

Two River Ridge High School students were arrested on Monday for allegedly bringing unloaded guns and ammunition on campus, according to the Cherokee County School District. The students, who have not been named, allegedly brought two unloaded guns and ammunition inside the school on Friday for use

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-11-13 23:41:00

Paulding closes eight roads as steady rain continues for second day

A total of 4.5 inches of rain since Monday morning had fallen at the Paulding County Emergency Management Agency's operations center near Dallas this morning, said Stephen Dooley, deputy director of the agency.

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-11-13 14:40:00

Detour Scheduled Thursday At Rail Crossing Near White

CARTERSVILLE, GA — The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is cautioning motorists in Bartow County about a detour Thursday off State Route (SR) 140 at the CSX Railroad crossing to accommodate work by the railroad to upgrade the crossing. The highway at this location will be closed and traff

PATCH - 2018-11-14 05:24:20

Kennesaw takes no action on de-annexation

No action was taken Nov. 5 by the Kennesaw City Council on a de-annexation request submitted by Greysen Manor Subdivision property owners.Two reasons are that the petition is not signed by 100 percent of the property owners and the Cobb County Board of Commissioners has not adopted a resolution cons

MYAJC.COM - 2018-11-13 10:19:00

Come On Down! Price Is Right Headed To Atlanta | Patch PM

Here's how you can become a contestant on one of the nation's most popular game shows, which is coming to Midtown on March 26, 2019.

PATCH - 2018-11-13 19:39:11

Beloved 35-year-old Cobb restaurant gutted by overnight kitchen fire

The beloved South Cobb restaurant was gutted by a fire over the weekend. Dolly’s, on Austell Road, has been serving Southern classics since 1983.

MYAJC.COM - 2018-11-13 11:55:00

CNN sues Trump administration, demands return of reporter Jim Acosta's White House press credentials

WASHINGTON - CNN filed Tuesday a lawsuit against the Trump administration in federal court, demanding that the White House return correspondent Jim Acosta's press credentials, the cable news network announced Tuesday. "The wrongful revocation of these credentials violates CNN and Acosta's First Ame

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-11-13 17:29:00

Students to enjoy new outdoor learning lab in Acworth

AT&T and Target provided volunteers and funding to pay for the cost of materials, professional contract labor, and Out Teach staffers who will continue to work with students and teachers.


Flooding across North Georgia, metro Atlanta

Just southwest of Bartow County, ditches were filling, creeks were hugging the tops of their banks, and roads were slowly being filled with water. Photos sent to FOX 5 News show the water rising in Cedartown and Rockmart.


Cobb Co. certifies election results

Cobb County, GA (CBS46) Cobb County’s Board of Elections voted unanimously on Monday to certify more than 300,000 votes. One of the largest midterm turnouts in history.

CBS 46