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More than 50% of Mt. Bethel Elementary's students participated in the 2015 Walk to School Day event earlier this year - even in the snow! Way to go students and families! 2015 Walk to School Day from Mt. Bethel on Vimeo.

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Cobb County one of Top 5 healthiest Counties in Georgia

Annually, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation releases a snapshot of the health of nearly every county in the nation. In the 2015 report released this month, Cobb County ranked as the 4th healthiest County in Georgia. Cobb is proud to make a positive contribution to health and wellness through our world class parks, recreation and […]


Learn about Doing Business with Cobb

Learn how to become a Cobb County and Cobb Schools vendor at upcoming seminar 5 p.m., Thursday, May 7. It is free to attend but registration is required. To reserve your spot, call my office at 770-528-3317 or send an email to Click here for flyer.   *Keep on top of what is going […]


Johnson Ferry Saints registration meeting is Monday

Is your football player looking for a high school option? The Johnson Ferry SAINTS offer a very competitive JV and Varsity program to private, JFCA, & homeschool students. The INFO meeting is this Monday, March 30th, 7:00 pm, room 274 “The Landing” at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church on Johnson Ferry Road in East Cobb. Visit […]


Shop Rhea Lana’s Kid’s Consignment Sale

Shop Rhea Lana’s East Cobb Spring and Summer sale March 29-April 2. Choose from children’s and maternity clothing, toys, furniture, books, shoes, baby gear and more. Shop all your children’s needs in one spot. Admission is always FREE! Volunteers shop before the public. Sale hours are Sunday, March 29: 12pm-7pm; Monday, March 30: 10am –8pm; Tuesday, March 31: 10am –4pm; […]


Searching for a Book Club? Groups forming now at Bookmiser.

Book Club anyone? Nothing enhances the impact of a book more than discussing it with others who have also read it. So, stop procrastinating and join up! Bookmiser is starting a host of new book clubs: GENERAL COOKING BIOGRAPHY BUSINESS MYSTERY SCI-FI FANTASY TEEN (12-15) TWEEN (9-12) ROMANCE OTHER ___________________________ And guess what? You never have to […]

We Have a Winner! *Facebook Friday Freebie*

  Is everyone ready for our favorite time of the week? That’s right- it’s time to announce this week’s Facebook Friday Freebie winner! The Lucky East Cobber who wins a $50 Gift Certificate to Rhea Lana’s Premiere Consignment Event is….. Sharon Hudson!!!! Congrats Sharon!! Please email to claim your awesome freebie!! Didn’t win? Don’t […]


Share your input for Cobb 2040 – Vision for a New Era

The Cobb 2040 Plan Development document is a framework that will guide the plan development team, stakeholders and residents in the creation of the Cobb 2040 Comprehensive Plan. A draft of the document is posted online at under the Community Development Agency Web page for public inspection. Any comments, suggestions or ideas that could make […]


Cobb Republicans host annual egg hunt

The Cobb County Republican Party will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4, at Laurel Park, 151 Manning Rd SW, Marietta. The Easter egg hunts begin at 11am and end at 11:30am. There will be two: one for 3-4 year olds and one for 5-9 year olds. Refreshments will follow. Enjoy cookies, lemonade and […]


Looking for a furry family member? Cat adoptions at Fancy Feline Rescue.

  Fancy Feline Rescue of the South conducts cat adoptions at Petsmart, 860 Cobb Place Blvd., Kennesaw, Saturday’s 11am-4pm and Sunday’s 1-4pm. Fancy Feline Rescue of the South is a no-kill, free-roam cat adoption and rescue organization for cats that are homeless, abused or no longer wanted. Loving fancy felines are looking for their forever homes. […]


Walton Band Metal/Electronics/Paint Recycling and Garage Sale is Saturday

The Walton Band will be collecting electronics, appliances, metal, and old paint for recycling this Saturday, March 28. Suggested donation $10/car with additional charges of $20/tv, $15/computer monitor, $2/under one gallon of paint, $3/1 gallon, $5/2 gallons,$10/5 gallons of paint. Metal/electronics/paint recycling will be available in Lot D from 9am-3pm. Garage sale is in both gyms from […]


Tax Day is near! AARP Tax-Aide Offers Free Tax Help to Cobb County Residents

AARP Tax-Aide is set to begin another year of providing free assistance to low- and moderate income individuals and families in filling out income tax returns. There is no income limitation and the service is available to everyone. Although AARP’s general mission focuses on people age 50 and older, the tax assistance program is for all ages. Those helped last year […]