Austell Community Task Force and Mableton Improvement Coalition to hold two forums: a candidates forum and a forum on Mableton cityhood
The Austell Community Task Force (ACT) and the Mableton Improvement Coalitions (MIC) are jointly holding two forums. The first is a candidates forum tomorrow, Thursday October 6, where residents can hear from candidates for State House, State Senate, Cobb Solicitor and Cobb School Board Post 5.
MACON — The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic collision that occurred on Ocmulgee East Boulevard at Roderick Road just before 8 p.m. Saturday. According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, a 21-year-old woman was walking on Ocmulgee East Boulevard near Roderick Road when investigators say she walked into the path of a Dodge Ram truck, driven by a 38-year-old man from Mableton.
MACON, Ga. — The Bibb County Sheriff's Office says a woman is in critical condition tonight after walking in front of a truck. It happened just before 8 p.m. Saturday night on Ocmulgee East Boulevard and Roderick Road. The 21-year-old woman from Macon walked into the path of a Dodge Ram truck, driven by a 38-year-old male from Mableton, Georgia.
Halle Bailey: how did her musical career start and how much does Beyoncé have to do with her success?
In the D23Expothe first trailer for the live action of the Disney classic was revealed “The little Mermaid”. In this one, the protagonist Halle Bailey could finally be heard singing as Ariel. Halle Bailey She was chosen to play the character by Rob Marshall, the director, who said he chose her for “her freshness and her voice.” Did you know that Halle Bailey has a music career?
(Stillwater, Okla.) — A couple from out of state — who consider themselves to be sovereign citizens — have been charged in Payne County District Court with stealing a 6-year-old girl from a foster home in Stillwater and possessing guns illegally. Samantha Siong Ricks, 45 of Mableton, Ga., who is the child’s biological mother, has been ordered held in the Payne County Jail on $75,000 bail pending a Sept. 12 court appearance at which she can seek a preliminary hearing.
The Mableton Improvement Coalition distributed the following press release about their upcoming Economic Development Summit, coming to the Riverside EpiCenter on September 30: MABLETON, GA September 1, 2022 – Mableton community advocacy nonprofit group (“MIC”) will host the inaugural Economic Development Summit: Stronger Together—Bridging the Gap to Growth on Friday, September 30, 9AM – 4:30PM.
As extreme heat continues to result in historic droughts and deadly temperatures around the globe, more people — especially the most vulnerable, such as children — are beginning to see and feel the impacts of climate change. The SAE School, a green private school in Mableton for preschool through eighth grade, has collaborated with StreetBond to mitigate the effects of the extreme heat on its students.
Author Emmanuel Brown's new book 'The Angel Warrior' is a Christian fantasy graphic novel that follows heaven's angel warrior as he faces off against hell's Lucifer
MABLETON, Ga. - August 25, 2022 - ( Newswire.com ) Emmanuel Brown has completed his new book "The Angel Warrior": an engaging children's graphic novel that introduces heaven's angel warrior and follows his attempt to take down hell's Lucifer. Author Emmanuel Brown writes, "Together, you are the power of prayer, and I want you to believe in your name more than anything else.
Bus drivers will receive raises of $5.25 per hour in an effort to combat the shortage of 200 drivers that is straining the Cobb County School District. About 70% of Cobb students ride the bus. The bump will cost the district an estimated $7.6 million and put hourly rates between $25 and $33.32.
Aug. 18—AUSTELL — More than 100 people posed questions to county officials and supporters of the city of Mableton at a Wednesday night forum about the south Cobb cityhood proposal. "The meeting scheduled for this evening is primarily to share information," Commissioner Monique Sheffield said during the program at the Cobb Police Training Center's auditorium.
NC State has offered a scholarship to 2024 4-Star Athlete Dwight Phillips Jr. (5’11″/170) out of Pebblebrook High School in Mableton, Georgia. Blessed to receive an offer from NC state⚪️🔴!! @247Hudson @LeroyHood @Coach_Allen5 @CoachKurtRoper @BHoward_11 @PackFootball pic.twitter.com/roLKJqCh6i
The county has organized a community meeting to learn about the proposed City of Mableton that will be on the November ballot. The forum will be hosted by the Austell Community Taskforce and the Mableton Improvement Coalition. Cobb County posted the following announcement to its Facebook page about the first Mableton Cityhood forum:
Residents of the proposed city of Mableton can learn more about the cityhood movement at a community forum from 6:30 -to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, at the Cobb County PoliceTraining Academy at 2435 East-West Connector, Austell. Representatives from several Cobb County departments will answer questions, including the Department of Transportation, PARKS, Economic Development, Code Enforcement and the county’s chief financial officer.
Paul D. Kormanec, 62, of S. Renovo, passed away Monday, July 25, 2022, at UPMC Susquehanna in Williamsport. Born Sept. 28, 1959 in Renovo, he was a son of the late Edward and Leona (Tarr) Kormanec. He was a 1978 graduate of Bucktail High School.
Obituary Paul D. Kormanec, 62, of S. Renovo passed away Monday, July 25, 2022 at UPMC Susquehanna in Williamsport. Born September 28, 1959 in Renovo he was a son of the late Edward and Leona (Tarr) Kormanec. He was a 1978 graduate of Bucktail High School.
On last Tuesday, June 21, the Cobb County Board of Commissioners at their monthly zoning hearing approved a rezoning request that will allow the construction of a 38-unit townhome community located on the north side of Mableton Parkway, northwest of Hunnicutt Road. The access to the community will be off Rioca Circle.
First Christian Church of Mableton will have a Community Day of Prayer on July 30. The church invited the public to join them in praying for one of the 14 schools in the south Cobb area. There will be a prayer breakfast at 8:30 a.m. followed by prayer and praise time at 9 a.m.
The Cobb County Police Department has identified three people who were shot and killed at a Mableton-area home Tuesday, as well as a suspect who was arrested. Police say the incident stemmed from a domestic dispute and have accused the suspect of killing his mother, stepfather and cousin.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation issued the following statement on Saturday’s fatal shooting by Cobb police officers in Mableton: GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Cobb County Mableton, GA (June 12, 2022) – The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Mableton, Cobb County, GA.
The UNC football program added another recruit to their Class of 2023, as three-star linebacker Caleb LaVallee is heading to Chapel Hill. Mack Brown and the UNC football program have added another commitment to their Class of 2023 roster. Dreams 2 Reality…#JordanClass23 100% COMMITTED @CoachMackBrown @CoachGeneChizik @UNCCoachThig @CoachGalloway7 @warriordad4 @CoachCwarren @CoachPhilLongo @CoachBicknell @drebly_32 @Coach_JLilly @CoachLPorter @molly_jacoby @__alexwhite @JessicaAHryn @PatrickSuddes @UNCFootball pic.twitter.com/M4f2Bt764V
MABLETON — A 23-year-old man was shot and killed by police Thursday night after police say he pointed a gun at family members and police officers. The Cobb County Police Department asked the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to conduct an independent investigation of the shooting. No officers were injured during the incident.
GBI issues statement on their investigation into the fatal shooting of Tavis Carithers of Mableton by Cobb County Police
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation issued the following statement about their investigation of the fatal shooting of Tavis Latimore Carithers, of Hicks Road in Mableton, by officers of the Cobb County Police Department: Mableton, GA (May 20, 2022) – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer involved shooting in Cobb County, Georgia.
MABLETON, Ga. — A man is dead after he was found in a garage after an incident with Cobb County police, Chief Stuart Vanhoozer said. Here’s what we know: Cobb County police responded to a residence in the 4400 block of Hicks Road in Mableton, just after 8:30 p.m. Thursday evening.
With the nice spring weather upon us, it’s time for outdoor entertainment, and the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre on Floyd Road in Mableton has a lineup of concerts beginning this weekend. Cobb County published the following schedule for the month in its weekly newsletter: Enjoy an evening out this summer at Cobb’s Mable House Amphitheatre.
MABLETON — Two huge first innings powered Wesleyan’s baseball team to a sweep of host Whitefield Academy in Tuesday’s Class A Private quarterfinals. The Wolves scored nine first-inning runs to spark an 18-0, four-inning victory in Game 1, then put up eight runs in the first inning of the nightcap, a 9-5 win.
By Rebecca Gaunt Saturday’s Art With Heart memorial art show to honor the legacy of Patrick Key, a Cobb County School District art teacher, drew a crowd that packed the restaurant and live music venue The Green Room of Mableton. Key died in December 2020 after a six-week battle with COVID-19.