Events

Drive-Through COVID-19 Vaccinations at Jim Miller Park

Cobb and Douglas Public Health have converted the Jim R Miller Park facility from a testing center to a drive-through COVID vaccination center.   Appointments...

Christmas Tree Recycling

For City of Marietta residents, the City of Marietta will offer free Christmas tree pick up service to residents with normally scheduled yard waste service. To...

World of Illumination Extended

Due to overwhelming response, World of Illumination’s Candy Rush drive-through light show is being extended through January 24, 2021. The remix edition is reimagined...

News

Exploring The Wild Blue Yonder

Local business owner’s passion for aviation leads to partnership with Marietta’s Aviation History & Technology Center Cesar J. Caceres, regional president of Nexterus Atlanta Northwest...

Providing A Lifeline

As the novel coronavirus continues to rock Cobb County, the nation, and the world, many scheduled events and projects have been subject to delays...

How Local Health Providers Are Making Healthcare Safe

Some people are moving forward with life post-quarantine. Others remain fearful of exposing themselves to the virus, shunning even the thing that can help...

Health

Local Nursing Leaders Enhance Healthcare In Georgia

Our community spent most of 2020 learning how to live through a pandemic, and a spotlight was cast on nurses and the vital role...

Business

DoubleTree Is All About the Upgrade

When COVID-19 threw a major curveball at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta – Marietta, the management team took action to create a safer, more...

School Calendars

Cobb County School Calendar 2020-2021

The Cobb County School Calendar for the 2020 to 2021 school year began on Monday, August 17, 2020 and ends on Wednesday, May 26,...

Marietta City School Calendar 2020-2021

The Marietta City School Calendar for the 2020 to 2021 school year begins on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 and ends on Thursday, May 27,...

Cobb County School Calendar 2021-2022

The Cobb County School Calendar for the 2021 to 2022 school year begins on Monday, August 2, 2021 and ends on Wednesday,...

Marietta City School Calendar 2021-2022

The Marietta City School Calendar for the 2021 to 2022 school year begins on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 and ends on Thursday, May 26,...

Community

Roundabouts

The weekend I started writing this column, I had just taken a short drive to nearby Douglasville to buy some produce and flowers from...

New Kennestone Emergency Department Virtual Ribbon-Cutting

On Thursday (7/16) at 2pm, you are invited to tune into Wellstar Health System’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for its brand new Wellstar Kennestone Hospital Emergency...

Financial agencies confirm Cobb County’s AAA rating for 24th straight year

Financial rating firm Fitch Ratings recently confirmed Cobb County’s status as a "AAA” rated county for the 24th straight year. This represents the highest...

Together We Can

How the Cobb Community Foundation is Supporting Cobb County Through the COVID-19 Crisis Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, Shari Martin and her team at the...