Cobb County

Cobb County officer make racial comments during traffic stop A veteran white Cobb County police officer is on administrative leave in the wake of an investigation prompted by dash cam video and racist comment made during a traffic stop.  The video shows Lieutenant Greg Abbot tried to calm a white women who was nervous about […]

According to CBS46, several students and two adults were passengers on a Cobb County school bus when it was rear ended by a Cadillac Tuesday morning around 7a.m. The incident happened at the intersection of Austell Road and McDuffie Road near Austell. For more information click here.

Why is there a Mr. Ugly contest in Zimbabwe South Africa…  and Why is the former title holder of the pageant saying this year’s winner shouldn’t have gotten the title because he is not Naturally ugly…. he just lost some teeth…  the three time title holder said he was still number 1 because you need […]

The new Atlanta Braves stadium scheduled to open in Cobb County in 2017 officially has a name: SunTrust Park. The Braves made the announcement today (September 16) at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new stadium, near Cumberland Mall. It is a 25-year naming rights deal. Baseball commissioner-elect Rob Manfred, Braves legend Hank Aaron, Georgia Gov. […]

In a shocking announcement, the Atlanta Braves have announced that they are leaving the city of Atlanta and Turner Field and moving to Cobb County at the start of the 2017 baseball season. Team officials made the surprise announcement today. The Braves, who won the National League East this year, will play the next three […]

Sprayberry High School in Cobb County has issues a public apology for an article in the school’s student newspaper that gave reasons why President Obama should not be re-elected. The reasons given, assembled in a “Top 20” list, included his race and referred to President Obama as a “Nazi.” Several parents and members of the […]

From the AJC.com: When she gets a little older, little Kendall Jo Miller will get to hear quite the story about the day she was born. It was a Tuesday morning, Oct. 26, shortly before 8, and Kendall’s grandmother was trying desperately to get through traffic. Kendall’s mother, Vanessa Miller, was already in labor. With […]

As we previously reported, Lyfe Jennings was sentenced in a Cobb County courtroom to 3 1/2 years in jail stemming from a 2008 arrest in Smyrna. Click here to watch his emotional apology in court. There’s also footage of the high speed car chase that got him arrested.

Cobb County authorities are looking to re-arrest Jessica Colotl, the Kennesaw State University senior and illegal immigrant at the center of a growing controversy. Colotl – who was caught driving without a license, sent to an immigration detention center and released last week – was 10 years old when her parents brought her to the U.S. from Mexico.

A contestant on the VH-1 reality show “Flavor of Love” is facing child cruelty charges in Cobb County. “Hotlanta,” whose real name is Nicole Marie Essigmann, was booked into the county jail on Jan. 30 on two simple battery charges as well as a charge of cruelty to children 3rd degree.

A McEachern High School football standout and Vanderbilt University recruit was killed early Thursday in an apparent murder-suicide at his family's Powder Springs home. Click here for details.

Five Haitian earthquake victims, including an 18-month-old with brain injuries, were airlifted Tuesday night to Dobbins Air Force Base and taken to different area hospitals. A network of hospitals was waiting to accept the injured.