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 fatal accident on I-75

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…