Kennesaw/Acworth 911 system gets accredited

The Kennesaw/Acworth 911 system received accreditation from the Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The center, located at the Kennesaw City Hall, has been in operation since 2006, and serves…

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Acworth man gets 18-year sentence for domestic abuse

An Acworth man pleaded guilty to a long list of domestic abuse-related charges including kidnapping, false imprisonment, battery, armed robbery, aggravated assault, and aggravated stalking. Superior Court Senior Judge G….

Site of proposed Acworth mixed-use area

New downtown Acworth mixed use area moves forward

Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood and the Board of Alderman narrowed down the developers for a proposed mixed-use residential property slated for downtown Acworth during Monday’s city council work session. The…

Detail of Cobb County Police Department STEP Unit vehicle in article about accident at Cooper Lake Road

Dump truck flips, spills load on Audi

A dump truck flipped and spilled its load of dirt on an Audi with five occupants in Acworth on Thursday. According to Officer Neil Penirelli of the Cobb County Police…

One of the basketball courts in the new Acworth Recreation and Community Center (photo by Alex Patton)

New Acworth community center opens

Acworth’s brand new recreation and community center is now open and available for residents and visitors alike to partake in its many facilities and activities. City of Acworth Mayor Tommy…