Chatterbox: When commerce and sports collide
by MDJ staff
04:00 AM, Monday, January 26
The Cobb Chamber of Commerce held its 73rd Annual Dinner at the Cobb Galleria Centre on Saturday night. It was a black-tie event attended by a veritable who’s who of Cobb County. During the opening remarks by Chamber President and CEO David Connel...

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