Editor Brande Poulnot firstname.lastname@example.org
Police & Fire, Local Connections
In need of work? Check out the latest Local Job Alert.
Police & Fire
An officer found Douglas Jay Postell unresponsive in his cell at the Acworth Detention Center.
Former Cobb Officer Kenneth Reda was convicted last year in connection with a fellow officer's drowning death on Lake Allatoona.
A 55-year-old man reportedly drowned Sunday near Ragsdale Road in Acworth.
Illegal drug use might have been involved in the death of a 28-year-old woman, Acworth police said.
Find out something you didn't know about Wayne Dennard, the city's new chief of police.
Acworth Police Chief Michael Wilkie says goodbye after 9½ years as the city's top cop.
Government, Police & Fire, Local Connections
Wayne Dennard is in line to replace Michael Wilkie as Acworth's chief.
A 34-year-old Marine who lived in Acworth was taken off life support two weeks after what may have been a savage beating.
Three young men are accused of shooting out the windows of more than 30 cars in Acworth, Kennesaw and unincorporated Cobb.
Advertise on Patch and reach potential customers in your backyard and beyond. Click here for more information.
Learn more »
If you want to help local causes, or your cause needs local help, your next click should be right here.
Learn more »
Enter your tip here and it will be sent straight to
Angela Chao and Cady Schulman,
Acworth Patch's (incredibly grateful)
Acworth news, events, and deals sent to you daily and breaking news as it happens.
See more options
You’re now signed up!