VIDEO of the WEEK
Sen. Judson Hill (R – Marietta) shares an update on Senate Bill 98 and highlights several bills that passed during the 7th week of the 2014 legislative session.
Due to the unexpected inclement weather we have had recently, organizers have extended the deadline for the Cobb Schools Foundation Scholarship to March 15, 2014. Students may apply online at http://www.formstack.com/forms/?1598261-Ni79e2zWM9. The online application portal will close at 11:59 pm on March 15, 2014. Applications can also be downloaded HERE and submitted via mail to the following address: Cobb Schools Foundation, c/o […]
Researchers studied 12,395 European teenagers ages 14-16 to identify which risky behaviors were linked to depression, anxiety, conduct problems, and self-destructive behaviors. Risky behaviors included excessive alcohol use, illegal drug use, inadequate sleep, sedentary behavior, and excessive time spent watching TV, on the computer, or playing video games. The researchers identified three risk groups. The […]
Six Flags Over Georgia – home of the all-new Hurricane Harbor water park – today announced a hiring blitz leading up to the start of park operation on Saturday, March 15. Hundreds of employees will be hired during the two week blitz. In all, nearly 3,000 employees will be hired through the 2014 season, which is […]
Fighting childhood cancer is the primary goal for guests at the 31st Annual Care Affair Event, http://www.care-affair.com. The gala fundraiser on March 22, 2014 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, raises money for CURE Childhood Cancer, http://www.curechildhoodcancer.org/, in support of their mission to conquer childhood cancer in our lifetime. Hosted by the Tri Delta Atlanta Alumnae Chapter since 1983, http://atlantatridelta.com/, […]
Introducing Williams-Sonoma’s new series of complimentary Technique Classes just for kids – The Junior Chef Program. Every Saturday through April 5 from 9:30 – 10:30am, junior chefs can learn a new technique geared just for kids. The classes are simple, easy and fun, and all class attendees and their parents will enjoy a 10% Technique Class […]
On Wednesday, April 2, from 6:30-8:30pm, enjoy an educational evening with Vital Essentials representative Jason at Dog City Bakery. He will go over raw feeding and dive into dog nutrition as a whole. After the seminar receive 20% off your Vital Essentials purchases. Dog City Bakery is located at 4369 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30062. Register at […]
Have you heard the phrases “Facebooking,” “posting on someone’s wall,” or “being tagged in a photo?” Are you searching for a more efficient way to become connected with your friends and family or reconnect with past acquaintances? Are your children and grandchildren communicating solely through their computer and phone? If so, then Facebook is for you! As the world’s predominant […]
On Tuesday, March 11, Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle will recognize 35 Georgia school leaders for their commitment to ensuring healthy school environments for their students from 9 am – 12:30 pm at the Georgia State Capitol, South Wing. Creative ways these leaders have led change in their schools include increasing physical education time, offering physical activity “brain […]
The enrollment for all students entering a Cobb County kindergarten or first grade class for the first time will be conducted at each school on March 12, 2014 from 8:30- 11:30am. Kindergarten students must be five (5) years old and first grade students must be six (6) years old on or before September 1, 2014 in order to enroll. […]
Celebrate inquiry, hard work and innovation at the Second Annual Wheeler STEM Symposium, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 7- 8:30 pm at Wheeler High School, 375 Holt Road. The Wheeler STEM Symposium provides a forum for students to share their research, projects, and enthusiasm. Light snacks will be provided. Parking available across the street at the East Cobb Middle School parking lot. Sponsored by the Center […]
The application for Sprayberry PTSA scholarship is due by Thursday, March 13th. For more information, check out the website at www.sprayberryptsa.org. LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love our newsletter! Click HERE to sign up for our weekly e-newsletter and be a neighbor in the know!