Austell


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…



Detail of Cobb County Police Department STEP Unit vehicle in article about fatal accident I-75 Barrett Parkway

Motorcyclist killed on Maxham Road

According to a public information release from Officer Sydney Melton of the Cobb County Police Department, a motorcyclist was killed in an accident on Maxham Road in Austell Wednesday morning….


The new Cenacle vegan menu, described in text format in the article

Cenacle adds vegan choices to menu

The Cenacle Coffee and Bistro, located at 2844 Veterans Memorial Highway in Austell, recently added vegan options to their menu. Owner Malcolm Lewis said to the Courier, “We’ve added a…


Detail of Cobb County Police Department STEP Unit vehicle in article about fatal accident I-75 Barrett Parkway

Serious injury auto accident in Austell

According to a news release from the Cobb County Police Department, the Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) Unit is assisting the Austell Police Department with the investigation of a serious…




Carlos Bickers, the owner of Isabella's Pizza and Wings in front of his pizza oven (photo by Larry Felton Johnson)

Isabella’s Pizza and Wings in Austell

Yesterday, Isabella’s Pizza and Wings, a new, locally owned pizza restaurant in downtown Austell held its “soft opening” with a Christmas Party. The restaurant is located at 2805 Veterans Memorial…


Amanda Altena at the Austell Community Taskforce Forum "Where do we go from here?" (photo by Angelia Pressley)

Austell Community Taskforce forum

The Austell Community Taskforce (ACT) met with residents and community leaders on Saturday, Aug. 25 to explore next steps in making the community whole after a number of crises that…