While parents miss the savings on back-to-school clothes, Georgia business owners say they're taking a hit, too, without a sales tax-free weekend. http://trib.al/wmCrpsA
South Cobb High School rising senior Zainab Molumo has been named a national Alexander Hamilton Scholar.
Let's knock some heads and not be "too nice" when putting people in the backseat of the squad cars, says President Trump. (via Long Island Patch)
When's the first day of school in Cobb County? That, and other must-know dates for parents, students and teachers.
A thief armed with a firearm walked into Atlanta Title Loans in Marietta, inquired about a payment plan and robbed the place, police say.
The Georgia legislature, which has to approve the tax-free weekends every year, declined to do so for 2017.
The Austell home of an elderly woman was sprayed with bullets recently. Her son believes the shooting was random.
Wellstar hospital volunteers recently raised more than $580,000 in donations, a record.
A strong cold front will help "scattered to numerous" thunderstorms develop Friday, the National Weather Service says.
A pedestrian was struck and killed Friday morning on I-75 in Cobb County. Lanes have been reopened, authorities say.
An arrest has been made following a shootout at a Lawrenceville Applebee's restaurant, police say. http://trib.al/BZzmRn1
A drone flew marijuana, Oxycodone and cell phones into a Georgia prison, authorities say. ICYMI http://trib.al/ae8H2ph
"I want to extend my sincere apologies to those in our Scouting family who were offended by the political rhetoric that was inserted into the jamboree." (via White House Patch)