Chatterbox: Cobb lawmaker to recognize R&B artist ...
by MDJ staff
04:00 AM, Wednesday, April 01
State Rep. Erica Thomas (D-Austell) is inviting the platinum-selling R&B artist Ne-Yo to the Capitol to recognize him for his foster care philanthropy. Ne-Yo, whose given name is Shaffer Smith, owns the Compound Foundation, which provides advocacy...

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