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Life sentence for murder in Mableton

Francisco Javier Madera, 33, of Atlanta, was sentenced to life in prison for a 2017 murder in a mobile home park in Mableton. A press release from the office of…

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

Pedestrian killed on Powers Ferry Road

A pedestrian was struck by an auto and killed on Powers Ferry Road near Wood Hollow Drive Wednesday evening. According to Officer Sydney Melton of the Cobb County Police Department,…