Wed., March 4, 2015 4:33pm
The county's development authority unanimously approved the break Tuesday.
Tue., February 17, 2015 3:50pm
Cobb County fire spokesman Dan Dupree said the man's body was found around 9 p.m. Monday at Thomas Concrete's plant on Canton Road.
Wed., July 30, 2014 12:10pm
The Atlanta Braves announced the developers Wednesday for the mixed use project that will be part of their new stadium in Cobb County. Three local companies will partner with the Braves to complete the 74-acre, $400 million property. Braves officials says Fuqua Development will build the retail portion of the complex. Pope & Land, a company with roots in Atlanta and Cobb County will help develop the office space, while Pollack Shores Real Estate Group will team with the Braves to develop the residential portions of the project.
Thu., July 3, 2014 2:39pm
Justin Ross Harris, the father of a toddler who died after being left inside of a hot SUV for hours, has been denied bond. Cobb County Judge Frank R. Cox denied bond to Harris, who was charged with child cruelty and murder after leaving his 22-month old son Cooper Harris in a car on June 18. Police arrested Harris after his son was pronounced dead. Cox found that there was probable cause for the charges in the warrant against the Cobb County father.
Mon., June 2, 2014 4:16am
A recent poll finds most Georgians oppose public subsidies for professional sports teams, but Southerners have been funneling taxes to private enterprise for a long time, said James Cobb, a historian at the University of Georgia.
Tue., May 27, 2014 3:29am
Both supporters and opponents of the deal that will move the MLB team from downtown to Atlanta to the suburbs say they intend to represent their sides at the 7 p.m. meeting.
Fri., May 23, 2014 3:55am
There have been two U.S. Court of Appeals cases on the subject in recent years, one the 11th Circuit (which includes Georgia) that upheld Alabama’s statewide ban on sex toys, and one in the neighboring 5th Circuit, which struck down a similar ban in Texas.
Wed., May 14, 2014 11:02am
The Atlanta Braves have released six conceptual renderings of their planned stadium and mixed- use development in Cobb County. Released Wednesday, the drawings are the first look at what the Braves plans entail. The Braves website boasts the new stadium will be more than a state-of- the- art ballpark, and will “redefine the traditional model of a ‘live, work, play’ development as a ‘play work, stay’ destination.