August 2019


John Pursley

John Pursley appointed Cobb’s Chief ADA

According to a press release from the office of Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes, John Pursley has been appointed to the position of Chief Assistant District Attorney. “I am…



Lisa Cupid speaks on Dodgen Road property rezoning

Rezoning of Dodgen Road property approved

Despite opposition from the Mableton Improvement Coalition (MIC), an application for rezoning of a Dodgen Road property from GC (general commercial) to NRC (Neighborhood Retail Commercial) was approved at the…




Cobb County Police car in article about Smyrna Powder Springs Road death

Homicide on Westside Drive

Cobb County police are investigating a homicide on Westside Drive near Marietta. According to a press release from Sgt. Wayne Delk, the Crimes Against Persons Unit is handling the investigation….


Kroger gas station on Concord Road and South Cobb Drive in article about four cent drop in gasoline price drop

Gasoline prices decline

According to a press release from Montrae Waiters, the spokeswoman for the AAA – The Auto Club Group, gasoline prices continued to decline for the second week in a row…


Amy Woodell, Evidence-Based Coordinator for Cobb Senior Services demonstrates security features on an iPad at the Assistive Technology Lab located at Senior Wellness Center at 1150 Powder Springs Street in Marietta. Visitors are invited to schedule tours of the AT Lab to learn about products that improve the quality of life for seniors and people of any age that may need. (photo by Margaret Waage

Living your best senior life

Cobb County Senior Services has so much to offer seniors who are looking for ways to improve their day-to-day routines. For starters, Cobb Senior Services statement “It’s not about Age;…


Ducere CEO Markesia Akinbami, and Chairman Korey Akinbami. flanked by Austell Mayor Pro Tem Valerie Anderson and Mayor Ollie Clemons, cut the ribbon for the opening of the headquarters of Ducere

Ribbon-cutting at a historic Austell house

On August 2 the ribbon-cutting took place in Austell for the new headquarters of Ducere Construction Services and Ducere Investment Group. Ducere renovated a historic Austell house on Mulberry Street…