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    Astros prospect Corbin Martin promoted to Class AA

    After only 19 innings at Class A-Advanced Buies Creek, Corbin Martin got a promotion. The former Texas A&M righthander whom the Astros drafted No. 56 overall in last year’s draft will make his Class AA debut on Thursday night, starting for the Corpus Christi Hooks against Midland. Martin did not allow an earned run in any of his four outings at Buies Creek, striking out 26 while walking only seven. Opponents are hitting just .136 against the 6-foot-2 Hempstead native throughout his minor league career — 51.2 innings — and he has a 69/16 strikeout-to-walk ratio. Promoted with Martin was Josh Rojas, a middle infielder who stole 12 bases without…

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    Drowning of missing 3-year-old Marietta boy ruled accidental

    MARIETTA, Ga. — More than two weeks after a child was found tragically drowned in an apartment complex lake, authorities are ruling the incident an accident. Back on April 4, Marietta Police officers responded to a 911 call from an apartment complex off Powder Springs Street around 3 p.m. of a mother who had just reported her 3-year-old son missing. When officers got there, they began searching the area. After a 30 minute search, investigators found the body of the child near the shore of Reeves Lake. PREVIOUS | 3-year-old reported missing found dead in lake The boy was taken to Kennestone Hospital, but he was declared dead. While there…

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    Property Details for 2516 Chambers Dr

    2516 Chambers Dr, Marietta, GA 30066 2516 Chambers Dr, Marietta, GA 30066 Property Features Bedroom Desc: Mstr On Main Main Full Baths: 1 Kitchen Features: Breakfast Area, Cabinets Stain, Counter Top – Stone, Country Kitchen *School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly. Property History for 2516 Chambers Dr Year Taxes Land Additions Total Assessment 2017 $1,063 $16,000 + $33,464 = $49,464 2016 $875 $12,000 + $28,836 = $40,836 2015 $896 $12,000 + $28,836 = $40,836 The price and tax history…

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    Decorated Model Home Now Open at New East Cobb Community

    MARIETTA, Ga. — Southeast home builder FrontDoor Communities recently announced the opening of its decorated model home at Cadence, a new community in East Cobb. Priced from the $700,000s, homes at Cadence feature popular and trend-forward design features on private homesites. FrontDoor Communities is offering six distinctive home designs at Cadence. Plans feature up to bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths and 4,185 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space. The newly opened model home features the open-concept Addison design with four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths and a three-car garage. Notable appointments of this modern home design include a stunning designer kitchen with optional oversized working pantry, a casual dining area, a study, a…

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    30 Job Openings In Marietta Right Now

    MARIETTA, GA — Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and Patch and Zip Recruiter have listed tons of openings on our searchable jobs board. Here are recent job postings in the area. Click on the job title for complete info. Responsibilities * In addition to Sales Associate roles of providing excellence in delivering the Client Experience, the Sales Lead is responsible for supporting Store Management in overseeing the … Subscribe ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. * Service, repair, adjust and test all engines, motors, moving parts and equipment. * Inspect equipment or … Responsibilities: * You will have lots of…

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    Atlanta Investor Acquires Two Office Buildings in Marietta

    Atlanta investor Boyd Simpson is expanding his company’s office collection with the addition of a two-building complex on I-75 in Marietta, GA. The Simpson Organization closed Dec. 27, 2017, on One and Two Parkway Center, which comprise a total of 467,675 square feet of 4-star office space at I-75 and S. Marietta Pky. in Atlanta’s northwest suburbs. The acquisition, which went for approximately $62 million, also includes a five-acre site that can accommodate 300,000 square feet of new office space. The seller was Bridge Commercial Real Estate, a Marietta-based affiliate of Bridge Investment Group of Salt Lake City. David Meline, Stewart Calhoun and their team at Cushman & Wakefield of…

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    Finding Cheap Housing In Marietta, GA

    If you have a limited budget, it may be difficult for you to find housing in Marietta, GA. Thankfully, these pointers will help you find great housing for less. Figure Out What You Can Afford It’s a smart idea to crunch some numbers before you start looking at housing. Make sure you think about all of the costs you’ll have to cover. Think about what you’ll be spending on utilities each month. Determine whether or not the housing you’re considering is as affordable as it seems. Let People Know You’re Looking For Housing Tell the people you know that you’re currently looking for housing in the Marietta area. As long…

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    Get The Best Rate On Hotels In Marietta Georgia

    As one of Atlanta’s Georgia’s biggest suburbs, the city of Marietta Georgia is a popular place for people to stay when vacationing in or checking out the attractions Atlanta has to offer. By staying just outside of Atlanta, vacationers can enjoy what Atlanta has to offer during the day while also being able to get away from the aggravation of dealing with the city at night. If you’ll be needing a hotel anytime soon for a stay in Marietta, follow the tips below to get the best price on a room. Long gone are the days when you had to go through a travel agent or contact a hotel directly…