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Public information meeting scheduled for pipeline project

A public information meeting about the Southwest Connector, East Cobb phase will be held 7-8:30 p.m.Tuesday, April 21, at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall, 955 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta. The Southwest Connector, east Cobb phase includes the design and installation of approximately 6.5 miles of 54-inch water main in eastern Cobb County for the […]


7th Annual Women’s Brunch is Saturday

The 7th Annual Women’s Brunch featuring “Men for 10!” is Saturday, April 25. Thomas J. Browning, Attorney at Law, will be the featured speaker. Celebrity men waiters who will serve a delicious brunch and 10 Women of Hope will highlight the “Wonder of Women” in their mission to support single women. Tickets are $20 and available at […]


Walton Students Commemorate WWII 70th Anniversary

Talented Walton High School students are collaborating across many subject areas on a unique project to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII. Students representing the WHS International Spanish Academy (ISA) who are currently enrolled in Honors World History have partnered with students in AP Studio Art to research a theme from this […]


School of Rock Presents: Led Zeppelin and 90’s Rock LIVE at the Strand

School of Rock East Cobb is pleased to present: Led Zeppelin and 90’s Rock LIVE @ the Earl Smith Strand Theatre on Saturday, May 16th with very special guests: Rookies, Rock 101, and School of Rock’s Adult Band “Double or Nothing.” Show begins at 5pm and tickets are $15 at the door, children 8 and under FREE. […]


Rose Garden Gala to benefit Smith-Gilbert Gardens

The Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation will hold its 5th Annual Rose Garden Gala on Saturday, May 16 starting at 6 pm. Proceeds from this fund-raising event are used to support science and nature-based education programs and to conserve, enhance, and study the more than 3,000 plants in the Gardens collection. Guests will enjoy a complimentary cocktail […]


Attend the Thriving Children Gala April 24

CCYA’s Annual Fashion Show event at the Fox Theater Egyptian Ballroom will be held on Friday, April 24. Regular tickets are $75.00 each, VIP tickets are $175 each or two for $300 and can be purchased online at or mail a check to CCYA Thriving Children Event, 2221 Austell Rd, Bldg #1 Admin Suite, Marietta, […]

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Cal Boyd Joins MBCA’s Upper School Leadership Team

In July 2015, Cal Boyd will join the Mt Bethel Christian Academy (MBCA) leadership team as the Director of Upper School Admission and Marketing. Boyd brings 23 years of private school education experience to MBCA. In addition to his role in Admission and Marketing, Boyd will also become Head Coach for the Upper School’s Boy’s […]


Walton High School Visual Arts Wins National Acclaim

  Art students at Walton High School have been named the grand prize winners of the National “Water Is Life” Classroom mural contest for grades 9-12. The contest, inspired by the growing demands on U.S. water resources, drew more than 9,000 students across 45 states. Participating students painted 50 square foot murals depicting the range […]


Gifts for Grads at Ivy Lane

Graduation registry is now offered at Ivy Lane. Receive a FREE gift when you register. Plus shoppers receive 10% off their registry purchase. Ivy Lane is located in the Highland Plaza Shopping Center at 3605 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta/East Cobb.   *Keep on top of what is going on in East Cobb County! Our […]


Attend the Engaging Communities Rally this Monday

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month & Child Abuse Prevention Month. April 19-25 is Crime Victim’s Rights Week. Engaging Communities rally and kick-off event will be atnoon, Monday, April 20 at Glover Park in the Marietta Square in downtown Marietta. Join members of the community, crime victims and survivors, elected officials, and community stakeholders as […]


New dean named for Kennesaw State’s University College

Kennesaw State University President Daniel S. Papp has named Keisha Hoerrner dean of University College, effective immediately. Hoerrner has been serving as interim dean of the college since January 2014. Prior to her appointment as interim dean, Hoerrner served as associate dean of University College, department chair of First-Year Programs, assistant department chair of University […]