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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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Calling all East Cobb Moms ready to get in shape! Deadline extended thru November 25!

If you’re an East Cobb mom age 35-55 ready to tackle a six week Back to School Challenge, contact Fitness Together at 770-321-1347. Only eight spots available, serious inquiries only. DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH NOVEMBER 25! Cost is $399. Find out more at LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love our newsletter! Click HERE […]


EAST COBBER Gift of the Day: Handmade Pottery and Jewelry

  Inspired by nature, Barbara Johnston’s unique handmade pottery and silver jewelry make the perfect gift for your special  someone! Frameworks Gallery 1205 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 110, Marietta 30068 770-973-6701   Tis (already!) the shopping season! Save time and skip the mall with our 2014 Gift Guide. Select the perfect presents from local sources for everyone on your list. Click HERE to […]


Thanksgiving Week Certified Teen Driving Course: It’s not too late to enroll

Do something productive with your Thanksgiving break and learn to drive! Sign up for the Certified Teen Driving Course from Safe America Foundation, licensed by the State of Georgia Department of Driver Services. Course offered November 24-29, 2014, 9am-330pm daily. No classes Thanksgiving Day. Students will attend the state-required 30 hours of classroom training after […]

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Coasters, Holiday Lights and SNOW Debut at Six Flags Over Georgia

  More than one million LED lights will turn on at once, as Santa Claus and his reindeer ride their sleigh for the first time to Six Flags Over Georgia for the debut of Holiday in the Park® on November 22. This all-new celebration transforms the park into a winter wonderland with dazzling Christmas trees, […]


Georgia’s State Parks Open on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day

  This holiday season, walk off that extra slice of pie with a heart-pumping hike. All of Georgia’s state parks are open Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day for visitors to enjoy peaceful scenery and active outings. While the park entrances are open, most offices will be closed as park staff enjoy the holidays with their […]


Delta Community Credit Union Presents $32,100 to Children’s Miracle Network

Delta Community Credit Union ( presented a check for $32,100 to Children’s Miracle Network to help young patients at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. The money was raised during the seventh annual Delta Community Tees Up “Fore” Kids Golf Tournament, held at Marietta Country Club in Kennesaw on Oct. 27.   Donations made to Children’s Healthcare […]

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 Freebie winner! The Lucky East Cobber who wins a $50 Gift Certificate to EarthWise Pet Supply Atlanta is.………Susan Crozier Meier!! Congrats Susan  !! Please email to claim your awesome freebie!! Didn’t win? Don’t despair! EAST COBBER […]


Cobb County Schools CLOSED for Thanksgiving Break

Cobb County Schools will be CLOSED for Thanksgiving Break November 24-28. Classes will resume on Monday, December 1, 2014. Schools will close for the Winter Break on Monday, December 22, 2014, and resume for students on Tuesday, January 6, 2015. Staff will return on Monday, January 5, 2015.   LIKE THIS BLOG? Then you’ll love […]


Ninth Annual Lite the Night Tree Lighting is Dec. 7

The community is invited to Lite the Night on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, from 4:30-6 pm as WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center hosts its annual tree lighting event and ushers in the holiday season. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand for photos and there will be festive children’s activities, holiday musical performances and delicious […]


East Cobb Baseball Marlins selling Mistletoe to benefit Socks for Seniors

East Cobb Baseball 15u Marlins will be selling fresh mistletoe tied up in a red bow from now until Friday Dec 12. $5 for 1 or $20 for 5, for every 5 sold the team will donate a pair of socks to Socks for Seniors. Delivery available within the EAST COBB area.  Please contact: Laren […]


Red Sky and Canvas by U are teaming up for one fun night out!

Make plans for a fun night out with Red Sky and Canvas by U on Tuesday, November 25, 7-9pm! Cost is $25. Enjoy a great selection of wines at Red Sky while painting your way through the evening with professional staff on site provided by Canvas by U. Bring your spouse or a group of […]