No two kids are alike, especially when it comes to hitting developmental benchmarks. But it helps to have a rough idea of which academic and social skills your child should acquire at his or her grade level. Learn more about your child’s classroom in such subject areas as reading, math, and science — or check your state’s academic standards to find out what students are required to learn.
Marietta Daily Journal: A Smyrna teen says a Cobb judge gave him the gift of a new life this Christmas. “I couldn’t have done any of this without your help,” he wrote. “I just want to tell you that you have made a difference in my life. A couple months ago I hated you with a passion because I didn’t realize that by you sending me away it really helped me.” http://www.mdjonline.com/view/full_story/21226102/article-Teen-turns-life-around-with-help-from-judge--National-Guard#
If you have passed through the main gate of Dobbins Air Reserve Base off of Cobb Parkway in Marietta, Georgia, you have driven past a magnolia tree that has stood as a sentinel for more than a half century. While not obvious to the casual observer, the tree has a link to December, President John F. Kennedy, the history of Dobbins ARB and the Georgia Air National Guard.