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Post 6 School Board Member Scott Sweeney, CCSD Superintendent Chris Ragsdale, CCSD CHRO & Int. Chief Operations Officer John Adams, and CCSD Sr. Ex. Dir. of SPLOST Projects Nick Parker formed the panel that provided a progress report on the construction plans for the replacement Walton High School facility during the Town Hall meeting last Monday evening in the WHS Theater. Questions from the audience were also submitted.

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Facebook Friday Freebie! Enter to Win a $50 Gift Certificate to EarthWise Pet!

    It feels great to spoil your loved ones…especially your furry, four-legged friends! For this week’s Facebook Friday Freebie, the EAST COBBER is teaming up with EarthWise Pet to help you get a special treat for the furry friend in your life! Enter to win a $50 Gift Certificate to EarthWise Pet Supply Atlanta! […]

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Rock for Cure at School of Rock to benefit Curing Childhood Cancer

East Cobb’s School of Rock will host a benefit event this Saturday, November 22, 3-7pm with proceeds going to CURE Childhood Cancer. The guest of honor will be six year old School of Rock student Luke Cornille, who is “kicking Leukemia’s butt!” according to organizers. The benefit will feature live performances by Heavy Chevy and […]

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Customer Appreciate Sale at Ivy Lane

  Ivy Lane is thankful for their customers this season! To show their appreciation, all customers will receive 15% off ALL full-price items and an additional 25% off clearance items on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22. And don’t miss their Holiday Open House December 5-6 with discounts, giveaways, complimentary gift wrapping and more. […]

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East Cobb Foot & Ankle Care is now providing sclerotherapy for unsightly leg veins and offering a free pair of support hose

  Spider veins are dilated small blood vessels that have a red or bluish color and commonly appear on the legs. Although these veins carry blood, the great majority of them are not necessary. Spider and varicose veins usually cannot be prevented. Wearing support hose may slow down the development of unwanted blood vessels. In […]

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Atlanta Balalaika Society concert is Saturday

The Atlanta Balalaika Society will present a concert of music, dance, and song from Slavic lands on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell, GA 30075. Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling (404) 292-7176, with a credit card at www.atlantabalalaika.com or in the lobby […]

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9 States with the Fastest Job Growth

1. North Dakota – 3.3 percent 2. Texas – 2.6 percent 3. Arizona – 2.6 percent 4. Utah – 2.5 percent 5. Colorado – 2.4 percent 6. Idaho – 2.3 percent 7. Florida – 2.3 percent 8. Oregon – 2.2 percent 9. Georgia – 2.0 percent (Source: Kiplinger)   LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love […]

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Gobble til you wobble! Community events November 21 – 27.

  Enjoy a week of family fun all around East Cobb. For even more to do, check out our online calendar HERE. Every Tuesday and Saturday, Feeding Time at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. Join a naturalist for an in-depth look at one of their resident animals as they are being fed. 4pm. Admission: $10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $6 […]

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Walton’s WASP club encourage computer science, STEM, in elementary students

Most high school students spend their Thursday evenings crouched over books or in front of laptop screens, studying for school assessments the next day. For students from WASP (Walton App Development and Software Programming Club), Thursday evenings mean taking part in their favorite project of helping others learn. Every week, WASP members travel to Brumby […]

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Kennesaw State Inks Eight Early for Lacrosse Signing Class

The Kennesaw State lacrosse team has officially signed eight high school recruits in its 2015 class during the National Letter of Intent signing period. Head coach Kristina Llanes and the Owls welcome Lauren Hoffman, Shannon Moore, Alexandra Bunn, Molly Tobias, Jacqueline Kisthardt, Kell High School’s Haley Swift, Taylor Catts, and Allison Delaney from teams across […]

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Photos with Santa at Marketplace 120 this Saturday

Come Meet Santa Claus on Saturday, November 22, 10 am to 7 pm at MarketPlace 120. From 10 am to 6 pm, visit the Holiday Room and have a picture taken with Ol’ St. Nick, himself. Photo prices start at $10.00. Reservations accepted. 678.540.7511 Also, from 10 am to 12 pm, Children’s Author, Gail Goldberg, will […]

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Thanksgiving Day Gobble Jog Raises Money for MUST Ministries

When looking around East Cobb, it’s hard to believe that there are people who need help with housing, food, clothing or job  assistance. However, the number of our neighbors who fall on hard times is growing, and we are fortunate to have MUST  Ministries in our community as a resource for them. MUST is a nonprofit organization that started 43 years […]