June 2018


roundabout road sign

Roundabout for Holly Springs Road

Roundabout plans and other safety improvement proposals for Holly Springs Road will be on display at a Cobb DOT open house.  It will be on Thursday, June 14, 5-7 p.m. at the East…




Juneteenth Emancipation Day celebration in Texas in 1900

Juneteenth at Marietta Square

NAACP and Marietta Hold Juneteenth Celebration The Cobb County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in conjunction with the city of Marietta will host three…


Main Street in downtown Kennesaw -- in aricle on Kennesaw Grand Prix

Kennesaw Dream Dash 5K kicks off

The Dream Dash 5k and Fun Run Runners and walkers of all ages can participate in the Kennesaw Dream Dash, which will be held in Downtown Kennesaw on Saturday, June…



Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery (Slideshow)

The Hooper-McWilliams Cemetery began on the property of Cobb County pioneer settler Thomas Hooper in the early 19th century.  It’s now adjacent to the larger Riverview Memorial Park but is…