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Video of the Week: Conquering the School House Squeeze

Monday night at Walton High School, a “Conquering the School House Squeeze” meeting was held to discuss the projected $79 Million Dollar shortfall expected in the coming year for Cobb County Schools. This shortfall, on top of reduced money from the state and federal governments in the past five years, will negatively impact the quality of education area children receive.  Here is a video to help understand Cobb County Schools budget.

 

 

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Video of the Week

Wheeler High Schools’ Wildcat Pride Marching Band performs “Daydream Portraits.”

 

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Video of the Week: Red Ribbon Week

The 28th annual Red Ribbon Week is this month and the NFP has launched it’s month-long, national contest. Ten families across America will win $1,000 for their school and an iPad for their home. This campaign is for prevention of drug and alcohol abuse by youth. Enter to win at http://redribbon.org/contest/.

 

Video of the Week: Jam with Mike Snowden

Check out this amazing sound from Mike Snowden. An East Cobb resident, Snowden makes and plays cigar box guitars and plays them. Now that rocks!

 

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Video of the Week: Sope Creek Elementary STEM Nomination


East Cobb’s Sope Creek Elementary School was recently nominated for the prestigious STEM Certification. Learn more from Sope Creek Principal Martha Whalen. Congratulations Sope Creek Elementary staff and students!

 

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Video of the Week: 2013 EAST COBBER Parade!

The East Cobber Parade 2013 from Mt. Bethel on Vimeo.

Check out this fantastic video from Mt. Bethel Elementary’s PTA! Love that East Cobb spirit! Thank you for being a wonderful part of this year’s rainy day parade!

Send your EAST COBBER Parade photos and videos to cynthia@eastcobber.com or elizabeth@eastcobber.com.

Video of the Week: Good Day Atlanta Pet!

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Meet the Good Day Pet for Monday, September 9! For more information on how you can adopt a pet from the Humane Society of Cobb County, call 770-428-lost or 770-428-5678 or visit their website at http://humanecobb.com/.

Video of the Week: Lassiter Band performs ‘With Quiet Courage’

Performed by the Lassiter High School Symphonic I Band under the direction of Alfred Watkins as part of their Spring Concert performance on Friday, May 10, 2013.

The piece was performed in honor of the Newtown victims, their families and communities.

The Spring Concert was Alfred Watkins last as Director of Bands at Lassiter High school, marking 37 years of excellence in teaching students the value of music, character and striving for one’s personal best.

 

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Video of the Week: Soothing sounds from local students

Walton High School / Lassiter Auditorium Concert from Russell Holladay on Vimeo.

Nerves fried after a long day? Take a break and enjoy this beautiful music from one of Walton high school, featuring one of their best violinists.

 

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Video of the Week: Kell High School’s Marching Band

Tap your toes along with the Kell High School marching band as they perform at the 2012 Cobb Marietta Marching Band Exhibition. Go Longhorns!