Kennesaw/Acworth

PTSD Service Dogs For Warrior – Raising Funds

PTSD Service Dogs For Warrior – Raising Funds

Mario Campisano’s story in his own words. Most of you have heard about the “22 a day”, and for those of you who have not, 22 soldiers a day take their lives due to PTSD.  It saddens me that this goes on and I really…

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58th Annual Miss Cobb County Scholarship Pageant

58th Annual Miss Cobb County Scholarship Pageant

Set to the theme, “I Love Cobb,” the 58th annual Miss Cobb County Scholarship Pageant will feature 14 outstanding  young women competing for over $30,000 in cash scholarships and prizes at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, Cobb County Civic Center, Aug. 8th at 7 p.m. …

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Acworth Businesses Helping Kids With Back to School

Acworth Businesses Helping Kids With Back to School

Although unemployment is declining and there is some sense of stability with parents returning back to work after the recession, there is still a willingness to assist families in the community who may still need a little help during this time of year. All Star…

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Marietta/Cobb Driver’s Education Program Awarded $364,190

Marietta/Cobb Driver’s Education Program Awarded $364,190

Marietta/Cobb Driver’s Education Program Awarded $364,190. Grant to fund the purchase of 20 vehicles for driving instruction Marietta/Cobb Driver’s Education (MCDE), a joint program of Cobb County Schools and Marietta City Schools, received a $364,190 grant award from the Georgia Driver Education Commission (GDEC). Grant…

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CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 North GA State Fair

CONCERTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 North GA State Fair

The 83rd Annual Superior Plumbing North Georgia State Fair will take place Thursday, September 24, through Sunday, October 4, at Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta. Attracting nearly 300,000 people from throughout metro Atlanta, North Georgia and surrounding states, the North Georgia State Fair is…

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Chick-fil-A Invites Customers to Show Their Spots, Eat Free on July 14

Chick-fil-A Invites Customers to Show Their Spots, Eat Free on July 14

  Chick-fil-A is issuing a cattle call.  As part of the Atlanta-based restaurant chain’s annual Cow Appreciation Day® celebration, Chick-fil-A is offering a free meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner) to any customer who visits one of its 1,900-plus restaurants fully dressed as a cow on…

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Marietta Museum of History – July 9 and 11 events

Marietta Museum of History – July 9 and 11 events

            Evening with History Come listen to Dale Hartsfield and his storytellings. Dale Hartsfield was the family spokesman for the Hartsfield family when the City of Atlanta renamed the airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The controversy prompted Dale to write…

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Jazz in July at Marietta Square – July 3, 2015

Jazz in July at Marietta Square – July 3, 2015

Marietta Square Art Walk salutes the weekend of Independence Day with America’s music. Art galleries, museums, boutiques and restaurants host jazz musicians and local artists from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, July 3. Visitors enjoy the in-town culture and small town charm this…

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Celebrate the 4th – Stay Local – 2015

Celebrate the 4th – Stay Local – 2015

Our cities in Cobb County make sure we don’t have to travel far to enjoy a parade, arts and crafts, music and entertainment and of course the grand finale FIREWORKS.  Included here are Acworth’s, Kennesaw’s Marietta’s and Powder Spring’s activities for July 3 and July…

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Spydercup is Going Down at Kennesaw Skate Park

Spydercup is Going Down at Kennesaw Skate Park

Go ahead an clear your calendar this weekend, June 13/14. The @spydercup Is going down at Kennesaw Skate Park! Saturday will feature a demo from the largest concentration of pros and legends the park has ever seen. Check out that list of participants! Then on…

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Fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics

Fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics

On Wednesday, May 27 several city police departments in Cobb County will take part in carrying the Flame of Hope torch for the Special Olympics.  Starting at the Cobb Cherokee county line, runners will advance to the Acworth Police Department, then the Kennesaw Police Department…

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SMOKE ON THE LAKE – MAY 8, 9

SMOKE ON THE LAKE – MAY 8, 9

We couldn’t ask for more gorgeous weather for this weekend as the North Cobb Rotary puts on their fabulous Smoke On The Lake at Cauble Park, at Lake Acworth. Last year this event was rained out on Friday evening, this year our community will join…

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