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Acworth Ranked Second-Safest City in Georgia

Acworth Ranked Second-Safest City in Georgia

Acworth only had 19 robberies and 33 assaults per 100,000 people in 2012, the second lowest total on the list.
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Sunbrook Academy Joins 'Happy' Video Craze

Sunbrook Academy Joins 'Happy' Video Craze

Check out students and staff grooving to the popular song in this YouTube video.
Cobb County Fishing Competition This Saturday

Cobb County Fishing Competition This Saturday

Trophies will be awarded to the top fish-catchers in this free event.
Want to Get Rid of Telemarketers? Just Say No

Want to Get Rid of Telemarketers? Just Say No

It may take some more effort than simply hanging up, but the company will not contact you again if you show you're not interested in their offer.
Final Hearing, Vote on Millage Rate Tonight

Final Hearing, Vote on Millage Rate Tonight

If adopted, the new millage rate will increase city property taxes by four percent.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Cobb School Buses Reduce Pollution

Cobb School Buses Reduce Pollution

The school district is making strides to modernize and retrofit its fleet of diesel-burning school buses to reduce pollution.
Weatherford Wins Runoff, North Wins Election

Weatherford Wins Runoff, North Wins Election

The former Acworth alderman faces one more election cycle, while his successor in City Hall has been chosen.
Runoff Election for Acworth Alderman Underway

Runoff Election for Acworth Alderman Underway

Two men with close ties to the city are vying to replace Bob Weatherford on the Acworth Board of Aldermen.
Cobb Sheriff's Deputy Caught Driving Drunk

Cobb Sheriff's Deputy Caught Driving Drunk

The deputy allegedly hit a tractor trailer and then left the scene.
Acworth Student Earns Leadership Honors

Acworth Student Earns Leadership Honors

The young woman was recognized by an organization founded by a member of the prominent Nobel family.
Free Outdoor Movie in Acworth Next Month

Free Outdoor Movie in Acworth Next Month

The end of summer vacation is looming, but there are still opportunities to celebrate.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Nearby: Man Wanted in Fatal Kennesaw Shooting Arrested

Nearby: Man Wanted in Fatal Kennesaw Shooting Arrested

A 27-year-old man was shot and killed during the course of an argument outside a Kennesaw nightclub, police say.
Gardening Expert Provides Free Tips in Cobb

Gardening Expert Provides Free Tips in Cobb

Bobby Wilson is the president and CEO of Metro Atlanta Urban Farm.
City Council Considers Logan Farm Park Expansion

City Council Considers Logan Farm Park Expansion

The city is ready to send away for permits from the Department of the Army to expand the 120-acre park.
Safety Village Hosts Family Event Friday

Safety Village Hosts Family Event Friday

The fun event will help teach children proper safety skills.
Higher Education Campus Relocates to Cobb County

Higher Education Campus Relocates to Cobb County

Richmont Graduate University will move its national headquarters to the Cobb site once work on the building is completed.
Tax Increase Hearings This Week

Tax Increase Hearings This Week

If approved, the city's new millage rate will mean a four percent increase in property taxes.