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ajc on August 11th, 2012

Cobb’s superintendent, Michael Hinojosa, surprised three teachers with “Teacher of the Year” awards Friday.

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ajc on August 11th, 2012

Whitefield Academy will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Morris Hall, its new upper school building Monday, Aug.

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ajc on August 11th, 2012

Commodore Primous, a freshman at Hillgrove High School, was recently named the winner of the 2012 Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Next Generation Contest.

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The Florida Highway Patrol said Friday the drivers are to blame for the deadly I-75 pileup in January that killed five members of a Cobb County family returning from a church trip.

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For the first time in 14 years, Kennesaw residents’ emergency calls will be answered by a different ambulance provider.

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For the first time in 14 years, Kennesaw residents’ emergency calls will be answered by a different ambulance provider.

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Campers at the Northwest Family YMCA in Kennesaw are collecting change this week for donation to the Northwest Family Y Kids to Camp campaign.

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The American Red Cross is holding an emergency blood drive on Friday at the Acworth Beach House. The Red Cross, the nation’s largest blood provider, supplies more than 120 hospitals and healthcare facilities throughout the state with blood.

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After following a woman in a Target store for several minutes, a 26-year-old man bent down and used his cellphone to take pictures up her skirt, according to Marietta police.

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ajc on August 10th, 2012

A Smyrna man was sentenced to two years in federal prison Thursday and ordered to pay back part of the $2.4 million prosecutors said he scammed from investors in a Ponzi scheme.

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