Don't Forget Senator Rhett!
District 33

Senator Doc Rhett passed the following bills
Senate Resolution 461
I wrote this resolution to recognize Mceachern High School Lady Basketball Team as the Georgia State Champs Spring 2017 with Governor Nathan Deal

Free weapon permit for law enforcement officers who had to retire honorably  because of a disability
Governor Nathan Deal Signing Senator Doc Rhett's Bills
Cobb County Sheriffs, Smyrna, Marietta Officers along with Pastor Woods

It will increase the personal allowance allotted for people in nursing homes to purchase personal hygiene and toiletry items to $70 dollars.They will now have more money for their personal needs 
It was attached to House Bill 206, adopted, and signed by the Governor.

The last increase was about 10 years ago!

Posting in government buildings the hotline phone number for human trafficking. House Legislation  was attached to this bill 
Senator Donzella James and I  co-sponsored this bill.

This bill which I co-wrote and co-sponsored will allow veterans who work for the state to receive credit in the state retirement system based on their years of active duty military service.
It is going  through a financial review and will come up for a vote next session

Republican Kay Kirkpatrick Democrat Christine Triebsch, 
A special election runoff will be held Tuesday,
May 16, to fill Georgia State Senate District 32. 

Voting will be available in
43 precincts only for Cobb County voters who are registered in this voting district.
  • To review your voting districts:
    • Go to MY VOTER PAGE at or download the GA SOS App for Apple or Android
    • Enter your name, county, and birth date
    • Look for "Your Elected Officials"
    • Sample Ballots are also available here
  • Advanced voting is being held Monday-Friday, May 8-12. Eligible voters can vote at either advanced voting location. Hours vary by location:
    • 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: Elections Office (West Park Government Center), 736 Whitlock Ave., Marietta, 
    • 9 a.m.-6 p.m.: East Cobb Government Service Center, 4400 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta
Any eligible voter may apply for a vote-by-mail ballot instead of voting in-person. You must submit a new application specifically for this runoff. Applications are available at If you need additional information, contact the Cobb County Elections office at 770-528-2581 or go to

Donuts with Democrats
Saturday, May 13th
10:00 am.
Location:  Turner Chapel AME 

Legislative Summary 2017

2017  Georgia Legislative Session

Thank you all who visited me in the hospital for my knee operation.
I don't remember your visit just like I don't remember taking this picture with my baby brother!
However I sure felt groovy!
(Just Joking!)

Cobb S C L C

MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017 (Registration: 8:30 a.m. - Start Time: 10:00 a.m.)
Bridge Mill Athletic Club
1190 Bridge Mill Avenue, Canton, Georgia 30114      
Golf Course Contact: Jon Hough (770) 345-5500
For more information, please contact: U. S. Davidson, Jr.
Phone: (678) 594-8635 /Fax: (678) 594-2146 


9 Week Summer Camp for students ages 5 years - 12 years old.  Camp runs from May 30, 2017 - July 28, 2017
from 7:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Price includes breakfast, lunch & 
ALL field trips. 


Join us for some family fun at Mableton Day on Saturday

The 13th annual Mableton Day celebration will be held 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at the Mable House Complex. It's a time to bring our community together to have some fun, celebrate the end of the school year and raise funds to help build or expand nonprofit programs that enrich South Cobb.

The day is packed with fun things to do for the whole family! The day begins with the Mableton 5K and Mableton Jr. Fun Run, and then continues with a Car Cruise-in, Entertainment, Arts and Crafts, vendor booths, food and Kids Corner. Come out and celebrate with us. Meet your neighbors. Learn more about your community. Mable House is located at 5239 Floyd Road, Mableton. For more information, visit

Annual Job Fair
Congressman David Scott proudly announced that he will host his 14th Annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 28, 2017, from 10am to 3pm, at the Georgia International Convention Center.  145 of Georgia's top employers will be recruiting job seekers to fill over 6,000 openings and include the complete list of participants below. Register here now!
Congressman Scott's Jobs Fair will also include:
U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) Atlanta Regional Benefits Office and Atlanta VA Medical Center to provide special employment, health and benefits resources for veterans;
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to host a Small Business Forum providing information on capital access, state and federal procurement contracts, and film and entertainment opportunities for small businesses; and Home Safe Georgia to deliver on-site counseling to homeowners facing unemployment or underemployment while they seek new work.
Congressman David Scott's 14th Annual Jobs Fair
Friday, April 28, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Georgia International Convention Center | 2000 Convention Center Concourse | College Park, GA 30337
Attendees are strongly encouraged to take MARTA to the Airport station and board the free ATL SkyTrain to the Convention Center or take MARTA to the College Park station and board a special MARTA bus shuttle to the event.
Participating employers include:  
A Supreme Nursing & Homecare
Allied Universal Security
AMA Aviation/Airserv
Americold/Atlas Logistics
Athens-Clarke County Police Department
Atlanta & North Georgia Building Trades Council
Atlanta Fire & Rescue Department
Atlanta Jobs Corps Center
Atlanta Police Department
Atlanta Public Schools
AT-Tech Inc.
Automation Personnel Services
Best Bank ( Guaranty Bank)
Bobby Dodd Institute
C&C Healthcare Services, Inc.
Canon Solutions America
Caraustar Industries
CCME Training Service
Charter Communications
Chime Solutions
Citizens Trust Bank
City of College Park
City of Fairburn
Clayton County Board of Commissioners Human Resources Department
Clayton County Police Department
Clayton County Public Schools
Clayton County Sheriff's Office
Cobb County Police Department
College Park Police Department
Columbus Police Department
Community Outreach Informairon Network ( COIN)
Construction Education Foundation of Georgia CEFGA
Country Inn & Suites
DeKalb Community Service Board
DeKalb County Police Department
DeKalb Fire Rescue
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Department of Human Services
Department of Juvenile Justice
Department of Veterans Affairs ATL Regional Office
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
DHL Supply Chain
Diaz Foods
Dick's Sporting Goods
Diverse Staffing
DOA Planning & Development
Dover Staffing Agency
Emory University
Express Employment Professionals
Fayette County Board of Commissioners
Federal Air Marshals
Federal Bureau of Prisons SE Region
FedEx Ground
Forest Park Police Department
Fort Valley State University
Fresh Express
Fulton County Schools
Fulton County Sheriff's Office
GA National Guard
Gate Gourmet
Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Georgia Department of Public Safety
Georgia Department of Transportation
Georgia Power
Georgia Stand-Up
Goodwill of North Georgia
Gordon Food Service
Grady Health System
Gwinnett County Police Department
Hall County Sheriff's Office
Head's Plumbing Sales & Services, Inc.
Heavy Equipment College of GA
High Grove Partners
Homeland Security Investigations (HIS)
JC Penney
Just Us Opportunities Inc.
JW Broadcasting
K.E.S. Inc.
Katlaw Truck Driving School
KIA Motors
Lanier Parking
Legal Shield
Lowe's Companies
Mack II, Inc.
Malone Staffing Solutions
MARTA Police Department
Massey Services Inc.
Medline Industries, Inc.
Multi-Care Management Services
National Property Solutions Group (NPSG)
New York Life
Next Level Staffing LLC
NID-HCA The ATL Southern Crescent Branch
Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
Omni Atlanta Hotel @CNN Center
Papa John's
Parsec Inc.
Partnership For Community Action, Inc.
Peach State Health Plan
Peer Solutions Communication
PNC Bank
Powder Springs Police Department
Public Broadcasting Atlanta
Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department
Six Flags Over Georgia
Social Security Adminstration
Sonoco Products
SunTrust Bank
Taxpayer Advocate Service
Technical College System of Georgia
TGT Global Staffing, LLC.
U.S. Air Force Reserve
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
U.S. Customs and Boarder Protection
U.S. Department of Labor- EBSA
U.S. Small Business Administration
United Distributors, Inc.
Wade Ford, Inc.
Waffle House
Waffle House Catering
Walmart Logistics
WCLK Jazz 91.9
Wells Fargo Bank
West Georgia Technical College
Wipro Limited (BPS)
Wise Choice Insurance Brokers
Work Source Georgia
WSB-TV and CMG Radio Atlanta


 April 20-22, 2017
 May 18-20, 2017
 June 15-17, 2017
 July 20-22, 2017

 Thursday 0900-1700
 Friday 0900-1700
 Saturday 0900-1600

  If you have any questions, please call Kimberly A Graham at 478-222-7618 or Susan Edmonds at 478-926-3714.

 I-75 North - take the Windy Hill Exit (# 260) and turn left onto Windy Hill Road. Drive approximately 1 mile. Then turn Right onto Cobb Parkway. Approximately 1/4 mile there will be a shopping Plaza on the Right (the Marietta Plaza). We will be located between the Burlington Coat Factory and the Wig Shop.
 1901 Terrell Mill Rd.
 Suit 200
 Marietta, GA 30067

Please visit for any additional information regarding the commissary site sales.

Thank you and have a great day!!!

Sue Short

Greeting Legion Family;
I am send you a picture of what the Willie Pitts Shirt will look like this year.  For all that are interested  in purchasing one I will be at the post to collect your money and size on next Wednesday.  The price of the Shirts range is Small to X Large $18.50.  and XX Large and up $22.50.  Please let me know as soon as possible if you want one.
Thanks in advance.
Sandra Jordan

Meets every 1st Monday at the South Cobb Recreation Center in Austell

Powder Springs Task Force
Meets every 4th Monday at the Ron Anderson Recreation Center in Powder Springs


Thursday,  May 11

Golden Corral

3845 Austell Road
Austell, GA 30106

Social/Dinner Hour  6 p.m.

 Meeting 7 p.m.

 We have much to plan and discuss in this critical election year!!
 Don't be left out!!  
 Join us!

No Need to RSVP 

Cobb Democrats 
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Keynote Address:  
Anna Maria Chávez
1st woman of color appointed to be the CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA
Date:  Friday, May 19, 2017   /    Time:  8:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
Location:  Hyatt Regency Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina,   4000 Summit Boulevard, Atlanta, Georgia, 30319.
You wouldn't want to miss this event!


Tue, May 2
Cap & gown, grad announcement redelivery
Mon, May 8,
8am - 4 pm
Wheeler Wildcat Annual Golf Classic
Tue, May 9, 5:30pm
9th Grade Honors Literature Portfolio Night
May 9-12
PTA Teacher Appreciation Week

Wed, May 10, 5pm
Volleyball tryouts
Thu, May 11
* 5pm Volleyball tryouts
* 7pm Chorus Concert, PAC
Fri, May 12, 4-5pm
* 4pm - 5pm
Powder Puff Football
* 6pm Spring Orchestra Concert, PAC
* 7pm Spring Football Game vs. Walton
Tue, May 16,
Drama Club Shorts Plays and Skits
Mon, May 22, 6-8pm
Magnet Senior Banquet
Tue, May 23, 7pm 
Baccalaureate, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church
Wed, May 24,
* Last Day of School
* 6:30pm Graduation, Are

Mark Your Calendar!

MAY 9th-
Vaughan Spirit Night- Brookstone Chick fil A
10th- Walk to School Day 
11th- Volunteer Breakfast- 7:45am

12th- Last Day to Order Yearbooks
17th- K-2nd Field Day
18th- 3rd-5th Field Day
23rd- 5th Grade Party- 10:30am-12pm
24th- 5th Grade Graduation- 9am-10:30am
24th- Last Day of School

It's Election Time.

Interested in joining the Mableton PTA Board of Directors?
The nominating committee for the 2017-2018 Mableton Elementary PTA Board of Directors is looking for a few good men and women willing to bring new ideas and energy to the executive board.  We welcome diversity and hope that those interested will seriously consider this excellent opportunity to be a voice for innovative ideas and continued improvements to the educational and enrichment experience of the Mableton Elementary students!  Interested applicants are required to do a brief phone interview.  Open positions are:
  • PTA President OR Co-Presidents
  • PTA Vice President
  • PTA Treasurer
  • PTA Secretary
For consideration, please contact Kim Smith at 404-274-8583.  You may also place a "letter of intent" in the PTA mailbox located in the front lobby of the school.

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