Get our e-newsletter


Staff Music Video 2015 from Lassiter High School on Vimeo.
In case anyone is wondering if Lassiter Faculty and Staff are creative and know how to have fun...

Featured Stories


FREE Energy Efficiency Seminar scheduled for June 4

Join Cobb EMC Thursday, June 4th as they share various ways their members can save money by reducing energy use. Danny Orlando, ENERGY STAR regional program manager, will share tips on how to save money on your electric bill. When: Thursday, June 4 Where: Cobb EMC Community Room 1000 EMC Parkway, Marietta Time: 6 – […]


Atlanta Pet rescue and Adoption at MarketPlace 120

  Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoptions is a non-profit, no kill shelter dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs and cats so they can be adopted into forever homes. APR will be at MarketPlace 120 in Marietta on Saturday May 30th from 12 pm to 6 pm with some adorable pets for adoption. There will also […]


Lee remodels office with new space and people: None of expenditures approved by the commission

Written By Dan Klepal – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution   Cobb Commission Chairman Tim Lee is remaking his office, both literally and figuratively. Since 2013, Lee has twice remodeled his office in the county building for a combined $34,500; he hired a deputy chief in January at $105,000 a year; and now he’s in the process […]


5K9 Race to Support Cobb County Police Department

  The Northeast Cobb Business Association 5K9 is a community-centered event hosted by the NCBA. Proceeds from the event will be used to support the Cobb County Police Department’s K-9 Unit. In 2006, the NCBA raised funds to help purchase two dogs. One of these dogs, Diesel, is retiring this year and we are thrilled […]


Presentations mark Kell sports achievements

  The Cobb County Board of Commissioners honored student athletes and coaches at Kell High School for recent achievements in their sports. Pictured above, the Kell High School Girls’ Lacrosse Team was recognized for winning back-to-back. Class A-AAAAA state championships. Pictured below are Kell High School Boys and Girls Track and Field athletes Logan Poteet, […]


EAST COBBER Frugal FunMom Field Trip of the Day: Ready, Set, Read!

As always, Frugal FunMom is here again to pack your week with educational, active and fun events that are only a quick drive away and cheap! This week, we’re bringing you lots of deals and events that are fun, inexpensive, and suitable to kids of all ages! Saturday, May 30 PDK Airshow. Have kids with […]

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 Peace Love and Pizza is ……….Christine O’Grady Waldner!! Congrats Christine!! Please email to claim your awesome freebie!! Didn’t win? Don’t […]


Advertise with EAST COBBER – July 15 is the Deadline for our August issue

    If you are not advertising in the EAST COBBER, you’re missing a great opportunity to promote your business: Exceptional market  – we serve all of East Cobb County Wide audience appeal – lively, fact-based, locally-focused reporting Print advertisers receive a free ad in our online edition Free copies to distribute from your place of […]


Register for Platelet Disorder Support Group

A Platelet Disorder Support Association (PDSA) Support Group for ITP Patients on June 13, 11:15am-12:45pm. Dr. Christine Kempton of Emory University will address the group on platelet function. Support group will be held at Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. Please RSVP to  Joan Coppolino, 404-788-4528 or     *Keep on […]


List your event with the EAST COBBER

  Do you have an upcoming event taking place? The editorial staff at EAST COBBER is happy to consider your event submission for our print publication and/or to post online. Send a brief description of the event along with the date, time and location to Entries must be received by the 15th of the […]

Riley Kerber

Walton Student to Attend Select Rowing Camp

A rising senior at Walton High School, Riley Kerber, has been extended an invitation from US Rowing to attend a prestigious camp this summer which could potentially lead to her selection onto the national team, representing our country in international competition. She will be paying for this herself in large part, and it is an […]