Events

Veterans Day Parade

The 12th annual Marietta Veterans Day Parade takes place on Friday, November 11, 2016. The parade begins at 11 am at Roswell Street Baptist Church, loops through Marietta Square, and ends between the new...

Gobble Jog

Run wild for a great cause at the annual Gobble Jog on Thanksgiving day 2016 in Marietta. The event benefits MUST Ministries and takes place in historic Marietta Square and features a 10K run,...

Professional Sports are Driving Growth in Cobb

“Sports are a very big part of the Cobb community and a significant driver that brings visitors into our county,” says Holly Quinlan, CEO of Cobb Travel & Tourism, who adds that tourism is...

News

Top 10 Reasons to Retire in Cobb

Considering where to retire? While beautiful beaches and scenic mountain vistas may draw many away from metro Atlanta, there’s much more than a few significant senior tax exemptions that could make you rethink remaining...

Taking Business Out to Eat

The Best Spots for Work Meetings and Get-togethers When your workday takes you outside of the office, it’s important to know where the best spots are to meet and mingle with business professionals. From the...

How to Prepare for Emergencies at Work

Most people don’t want to think about it, but experts say it’s better to have a plan and practice it than to face a crisis and not have any idea what to do. Active shooter...

Community

Level 2 Drought Response Designation for Cobb County

November 17, 2016 Gov. Nathan Deal approved a Level 2 Drought Response designation for more than 50 counties including Cobb County. “During this prolonged period of...

Fireworks and Outdoor Burn Ban

In response to recent drought conditions and dry weather, the Governor of Georgia has banned the use of fireworks in counties experiencing a level...

Drought Declared in Cobb County

On September 9, 2016, Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division declared a Level 1 drought response across 53 counties, including Cobb County. This declaration requires water...

New East Marietta Library and Cultural Center

More than 100 people attended the spring groundbreaking ceremony for the new East Marietta Library and Cultural Center that will be located off Lower...