Rants & Raves

...and oppression. MY GREAT-GRANDPARENTS had two houses burned and their land torn up by fighting at the battle of Kennesaw Mountain, but I do not think they would approve of what their flag has come to represent now. It is time to rethink its...

Talbert Williams

...frequently, Dr. Williams died on March 23, 2015, in the care of Wellstar Community Hospice's Tranquility House at Kennesaw Mountain, a beautiful outgrowth of the hospice program he first proposed at a Cobb County Hospital Authority retreat when...

Atlantic Coast conference football signings lists

...OhioKameron Schroeder, l, 6-5, 275, Cosumnes Oaks HS, Elk Grove, Calif.Taariq Shabazz, l, 6-3, 230, Kennesaw Mountain HS, Kennesaw, Ga.Chris Taylor, b, 6-1, 170, University HS, Miramar, Fla.Shaun Wilson, b, 5-9...

Ramblin' Rhodes: When in Augusta, baseball great Ty Cobb also loved golf

...Castleberry's food products.Also attending that barbecue during his first visit to Georgia was baseball commissioner Kennesaw "Mountain" Landis who referred to Cobb as a baseball player who "played the game on the square."Landis told the gathering...

Hiking and learning on the Civil War battlefields

...battlefields for fitness or recreation, a place to walk the dog or take a stroll with the kids and be out in nature.The Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park near Atlanta is historic, but also "quality outdoor space," Koik said.Surveys done...

Don't let priceless natural-resources programs fall prey to budget ax

...dollars that come to our state through the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge and many historic sites such as the Kennesaw Mountain Battlefield, to the more intangible but no-less-important benefits of clean air and water we get from intact...

Opinion columns
Lakeside dominant in girls tennis state semifinals

...tougher facing an Allatoona squad that entered with a 21-1 mark, having lost only to Class AAAAAA semifinalist Kennesaw Mountain and who were state runners-up a year ago.Despite the stakes and the pedigree of the opposition, the Lady Panthers...

Land used in Civil War for sale

...has its next-door neighbor, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park...key skirmish in the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain during Gen. William T. Sherman's...Atlanta. In their path was Kennesaw Mountain and its heavy contingent of...

The Getaway

...1857 to 1987.The museum will put on a spooky air 5-9 p.m. Oct. 22-23. The Haunted Museum: The Curse of Kennesaw Mountain will feature a pumpkin trail, hayrides, face painting and refreshments. It costs $7.50 for adults and $5...

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Gamecocks DE out of opener

...changes in his right big toe joint. Ros, the team's fourth-string tight end, suffered the injury as a junior at Kennesaw Mountain High. He had corrective surgery but has continued to have symptoms. Georgia coach Mark Richt said the school has...