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East Cobb Couple Creates Project Mail Call

Project Mail Call from Mt. Bethel UMC on Vimeo.

For more about Mary and Ed Ettel and Project Mail Call, read our December 2014 cover story HERE.

Video of the Week: Big Chicken Chorus

The Big Chicken Chorus, a men’s a cappella barbershop chorus, will present its annual Christmas concert titled, “Have Yourself A Merry-etta Christmas” Saturday, December 13, at 7:30pm; and Sunday, December 14, at 3pm at the recently opened Marietta Performing Arts Center, 1171 Whitlock Avenue in Marietta on the campus of Marietta High School. In addition to the Big Chicken Chorus and their chapter quartets, the show will include performances by the Marietta High School Chorus, the 2013 Dixie District Champion Barbershop Quartet Red Zone from Memphis, TN. The Sunday matinee will feature the Song of Atlanta Show Chorus, the 2013 5th Place Sweet Adelines International Medalist Chorus.

Tickets for the show are $25/general admission; $20/seniors and $10/students; free for children under the age of 6. Tickets to the show can be purchased by phone at 470-349-0550; or online at The Big Chicken Chorus is offering a 10% discount on the total ticket order for anyone using the Partner Code – EC2014—a special deal for EAST COBBER readers.


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EAST COBBER Video of the Week: Carols for Christmas at Mt. Bethel UMC

Mt. Bethel UMC in East Cobb will present Carols for Christmas on December 5-6. Enjoy this clip of soloist (and East Cobber!) Julia Curran Villarreal from last year’s performance. For performance times and more information call 770-971-2880 or visit

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Video of the Week: 2010 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

We’re throwing it back to 2010 this week! Enjoy the musical stylings of two-time National Championship Lassiter Band when they performed in the 2010 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Happy Thanksgiving East Cobbers!

Video of the Week: Minor League Players visit East Marietta Little League

Sometimes dreams do come true. Recently 14 of the best minor league players in the Braves organization took to the field at East Marietta Little League in East Cobb for a players’ clinic – followed by a surprise autograph session! About 60 local youth participated in a day they are sure to remember for a long time to come.

Video of the Week: Walton High Town Meeting Provides Progress Report on “Re-build”

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.

Video of the Week: Is someone there?

Check out this seriously spooky East Cobb Halloween Graveyard. Have a frightfully fun week East Cobbers!

Do you have a Halloween photo or video you’d like to share? Email Happy Halloween!

Video of the Week: Support Kincaid’s Education Enrichment Program


Kincaid Elementary students are helping raise funds for the Education Enrichment program. To learn more or donate, visit to donate today or click here.

Thanks to Kincaid’s PTA for this video!

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Video of the Week: Residents upset they can’t use public park in Cobb County

CBS46 News

When Cobb County taxpayers voted to fund $40 million for new parks, there was the understanding those parks would actually be available to use by taxpayers. But, CBS46’s Will Frampton shows us where 26 acres sit untouched, and unavailable to residents. (10/2/2014)


Video of the Week: Tim Crunk Memorial 5K

Don’t forget to register for the Tim Crunk Memorial 5K – For more information watch this video that a Sprayberry student prepared. To register online visit