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Gas station outside Acworth to offer 76 cent per gallon to first 100 cars Friday

There isn’t much you can get for a dollar these days.Good luck buying a Coke or a candy bar at the corner store with just a buck in hand. Even a ride on Cobb’s bus system runs $2.50.For a lucky few on Friday, though, a gallon of gas will cost just 76 cents.

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-15 21:49:00

Mother asks help after daughter, 4, killed in Paulding rear-end collision

Alora Rose Sell, 4, died after the van in which she was riding was struck from behind Tuesday in the Union community of southwest Paulding County.Special - GoFundMe

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-15 21:12:00

Body Found In Bartow Landfill Is Unidentified Woman: Sheriff

CARTERSVILLE, GA — Bartow County Sheriff Clark Millsap announced Wednesday that the human remains found this week at the county landfill were those of an unidentified woman, according to media reports. The woman's remains were cut into "numerous pieces," Millsap said, and were stuffed into bags and

PATCH - 2018-08-15 21:10:17

Do you know her? Woman's remains found in Georgia landfill, has distinctive tattoos

Officials say she is white, between 18 and 35 years old, anywhere from 5'2" to 5'6" tall, and has brown or red hair.

WTVC - 2018-08-15 19:20:00

Multi-county police chase comes to deadly end

Police said the crash stemmed from a Paulding County Police chase.COBB COUNTY, Ga. - A multi-county police chase turned deadly late Tuesday night.Just before midnight Tuesday, Cobb County Police said a motorcycle and a pickup truck crashed at CH James Parkway at Oglesby Road in Powder Springs.Police

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-15 08:32:20

Police: Man in wig robs two Walmarts in 15 minutes

Cobb Police are searching for a man they saw robbed two Walmarts Tuesday morning in a span of 15 minutes.The suspect, described as a black man in a wig and sunglasses, entered the Walmart at 6520 Barrett Parkway near Powder Springs Road at 10:59 a.m., according to Sgt. Wayne Delk, spokesman for Cobb

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-15 14:00:00

Cobb Co. Restaurant Scores: 2 Spots Fail This Week

Higher points are taken for items with higher risk to cause illness, while repeat violations take even more points. Letter grades assigned are A for totals of 100 to 90 points, B for 89 to 80, C for 79 to 70, and U for less than 70.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 18:53:40

Alleged rapist who followed 14-year-old girl to hotel room thought it was ‘OK’ to sexually assault her because they had exchanged glances earlier: Report

According to News 6 Orlando, Authorities announced Monday that Nelson Hernandez-Garcia, of Woodstock, Georgia is charged with sexual battery of a victim 12 years or older in the case.

CRIMEONLINE.COM - 2018-08-15 17:48:42

Dogs attack 79-year-old woman in Cartersville

CARTERSVILLE, Ga.- Neighbors are on edge in Cartersville after they say three dogs attacked a 79-year-old woman.The neighbors tell FOX 5 the woman was outside her home in her front yard when the three pit bull mix dogs approached her and began biting her.The woman fell and suffered a fractured spine

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-15 02:35:00

Another Missing Teen From Douglas County Sought

DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA — The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 16-year-old boy, last seen Aug. 9.

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Cobb Lawyer Used Clients' IDs To Scam Thousands: Feds

Chalmer "Chuck" Detling, II, 42, of Marietta, was arraigned in U.S. Magistrate Court on seven counts of wire fraud and eight counts of aggravated identity theft. He was indicted by a federal grand jury last week for using the identities of 36 former clients without their knowledge.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 13:27:28

Paulding commission approves rollback tax rate, OKs budget without new positions

Paulding County commissioners cut planned new positions and more than $1 million from their chairman’s budget to avoid a tax increase to fund the 2019 budget Tuesday.Commissioners voted 4-1 to approve the “rollback” property tax rate of 6.079 mills, rather than the 6.5-mill rate Chairman Dave Carmic

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-15 15:10:00

Lithia Springs High Teacher Named GA Biology Teacher Of Year

DOUGLASVILLE, GA – During a surprise event at Lithia Springs High School, Lithia Springs High teacher Diana Moore received the news that she is the recipient of the 2018 Georgia Outstanding Biology Teacher Award.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 12:23:34

Body found in Bartow County landfill

According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, at around 12:30 p.m. Monday, a sanitation worker located a dismembered body part while dumping a compactor container at the landfill, located at 40 Allatoona Dam Road near Emerson. Deputies and investigators responded along with assistance from several GBI Investi

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FORSYTH SWAT STANDOFF: SWAT on scene at townhome community; 911 caller says he's being held hostage

@JasonDurdenWSBis keeping a close eye from the sky on this developing SWAT situation in Forsyth County. Law enforcement has descended on a townhome, where earlier today a man claimed he was being held hostage.pic.twitter.com/ZBSITPXBZD— Michael Seiden (@SeidenWSBTV)August 14, 2018

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-08-14 19:15:24

Police: 6-year-old hit by car in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga.- A 6-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle in DeKalb County.Police say the driver has remained on scene after the accident.Officials have not yet released the identity of the child or the driver.This is a breaking news story. We will be updating this s

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-14 20:26:00

'I just want to say I’m sorry.' | Man sentenced for killing Cobb crossing guard

MARIETTA, Ga. -- A man who sped through a school zone and killed a crossing guard was sentenced to five years in prison Monday.Lamonte Whitaker, 38, told a court he was asleep when he sped through the intersection outside Lindley Middle School in Mableton, exhausted from a night-long shift driving a

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Body camera videos show different side of that violent Villa Rica arrest

Authorities said Reynolds was still there when they were called out yet again by reports that he was harassing customers, asking for drugs, and refusing to leave. At this point, officers offered to give him a ride to any nearby address he wanted, out of town; he could take the ride, or he could take

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Use of force during arrest in question in Villa Rica

Many have criticized the officers, who are shown kicking and striking 27-year-old suspect Tyler Reynolds. But many others support the officers, including the police chief.

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Woman gives birth in Georgia Chick-fil-A parking lot

DALLAS, Ga. - For the second time in less than a month, a baby was born at a Chick-fil-A. This time, though, the restaurant was closed on Sunday, Aug. 12 and a mother was forced to have her baby inside her mini-van in the restaurant's parking lot.West Michigan native Marcie Masselink, who now lives

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