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Updated daily with the most complete local news reports available on the web. The site contains hundreds of stories about people and events in the area. Information is conveniently organized in categories and is easily searchable. Categories include: Top headlines, Business, Local columns, Community Information, Letters to the Editor, Editorials, Obituaries, Local Sports, Forums and more.
All stories are the full versions of the stories are available to read, print or e-mail to a friend.
Users can find exactly what they are searching for by using our archive.
Extended web-only content gives the user additional information about the area. The section is a great place to reach people traveling or moving to the area. The section includes information on schools, resources, communities, historic Marietta, the rivers, Marietta then and now, grave matters and more.
Capturing the pulse of the community our polls are very popular with readers.
The Virtual Newsroom allows readers to submit information directly to our newsroom in dozens of categories. Faster and better than fax, mail or e-mail. Puts stories directly in the hands of editors. Easily sends items to multiple newspapers with one form.
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CU (See You)
Our popular community photo galleries are a snap shot of our area. Featuring thousands of photos, the galleries are a giant hit with readers and the community.
A variety of calendars let readers know what's going on in the area and offer a unique sponsorship opportunity to the advertiser.
Offering a quick paced view into a variety of topics, blogs are a big hit with readers.
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