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Hundreds mourn Marine killed in Chattanooga shootings

...at two military facilities in Chattanooga before being killed by police.Wells attended Spray ber ry High School in Cobb County and Georgia Southern University before enlisting.On Sunday, friends, relatives and residents of the community began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/hundreds-mourn-marine-killed-
Michaux: Atlanta Braves' glory days are just about over

...Atlanta's sole focus seems to be getting ready for 2017, when the franchise will relocate to an inaccessible junction in Cobb County. They are a lame-duck roster in a lame-duck stadium with lame hopes of ever reaching the postseason any time soon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/michaux-atlanta-braves-g
Across the region

...deployed.American Traffic Solutions has mounted cameras to buses in Gwinnett, Cobb, and Clayton County school buses. Cobb County School District Transportation Director Rick Grisham said the number of drivers who illegally passed stopped buses dropped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-25/across-region
Girl found, kidnap suspect charged

...21-year-old Quanisha Bell Monday morning, several hours after finding the girl by herself at Town Center Mall in Cobb County. Police say the girl named Aryana Warren left her home in Acworth the night before with Bell, a family friend who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/girl-found-kidnap-suspect-charged
Grand jury says Georgia officer was justified in shooting man in Maserati

...outside a Goodyear tire store.Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds...Bureau of Investigation and the Cobb County Police Department concluded the...Smyrna police initially said Cobb County police would investigate because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-09/grand-jury-says-georgia-officer-was
Ga. gas hike not factor at the pump yet

...owners worried about shelling out more. Some school districts expect the new tax to squeeze their budgets, too. The Cobb County system expects an added half-million dollars in fuel costs, $400,000 more for Fulton County and $350,000 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-07/ga-gas-hike-not-factor-p
Georgia state workers, teachers pay more for health care

...confirms what the teachers and state employees of TRAGIC have been saying since January 2014," said John Palmer, a Cobb County school band director and TRAGIC spokesman. "The question is, what is the Legislature willing to do to help the citizens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/georgia-state-workers-teacher
Family questions way Ga. prosecutor handled shooting, lawyer says

...prosecutor handled the case, an attorney said Friday.Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds should have shared evidence...others and that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Cobb County police also found the shooting was justified, Reynolds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-10/family-questions-way-ga-prosecutor-
Child put in trash can; Ga. teacher fired

...a Georgia special education teacher accused of putting a student with autism in a trash can. Local media report the Cobb County School Board on Thursday voted to terminate 45-year-old Mary Katherine Pursley's contract for the 2015-16 school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-26/child-put-trash-can-ga-teach
Across Georgia

...Mary Katherine Pursley said the second-grader was screaming and upset April 30.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that a panel of former educators at the hearing will decide whether she's dismissed from Cobb County Schools.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-23/across-georgia