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Kennesaw Mountain student charged with box cutter attack in school bathroom  MDJOnline.com

An 18-year-old Kennesaw Mountain High School student was arrested Friday after police said he slashed another student's wrist with a box cutter in the school ...



High School Student Research Finds Antioxidant in Green Tea Kills Breast and Cervical Cancer  PRNewswire

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen Litt, a 9th grader enrolled in the Kennesaw Mountain High School Academy of Mathematics, Science ...



Kennesaw high school student arrested after fight with box cutter in boy’s bathroom  11Alive.com WXIA

An 18-year-old student at Kennesaw Mountain High School was arrested after cutting another teen with a box cutter. Police said the two students got into a fight ...



Parent claims Cobb school didn't notify them about fight that left son injured  11Alive.com WXIA

Several Cobb County parents are outraged after they say incidents of violence broke out at their children's high school - and they knew nothing about them.



Kennesaw Mountain High's Teacher Of The Year Is A Proud Advocate For The Skilled Trades  GPB

Jeremy Whitaker was recently named Kennesaw Mountain High School's Teacher of the Year, and it's no question why once you get to speak with him.



Coach George Hansen member of Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Fame  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw Mountain's only head baseball coach since the school opened in 2000, George Hansen wasn't expecting to be a Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Famer ...



Cobb legislators hear school security concerns from administrators  MDJOnline.com

ACWORTH — In a week that saw school safety initiatives come from both the state and local levels, security concerns were at the top of the list for school ...



Kennesaw Mountain High School senior heads for Antarctica  MDJOnline.com

On Dec. 3, Michy Ramos boarded a plane to Miami. She went from there to Santiago, Chile, ahead of setting off to her final destination: Antarctica.



Cafeteria fight at Kennesaw Mountain High leads to arrest of 7 students  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A cafeteria fight before school Monday at Kennesaw Mountain High ended with seven students in handcuffs. Of those arrested, four were 18 years old.



Kennesaw Mountain High senior wins second round of speech contest  MDJOnline.com

Meredith Johns, a senior from Kennesaw Mountain High School, won the second round of the American Legion Department of Georgia's 81st U.S. Constitution ...



Kennesaw Mountain High School senior named Presidential Scholar  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw Mountain High School senior Zane Placie said being named one of the top students in the nation is “validating.”



Kennesaw Mountain's Carmean wins debut at reins of alma mater  MDJOnline.com

DALLAS — Caleb Carmean will not forget his debut as Kennesaw Mountain's head coach.



Walton leads eight Cobb high schools on 2018 U.S. News rankings  MDJOnline.com

Eight Cobb County high schools are among the best in the nation, according to the 2018 edition of the U.S. News Best High Schools rankings.



Harrison High junior wins American Legion Post 304 Speech Contest  MDJOnline.com

Audrey McNeal, a junior at Harrison High School in Kennesaw, won the first round of the 2019 American Legion Department of Georgia's High School Oratorical ...



Lassiter sweeps away Kennesaw Mountain on the road  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — The bats were swinging for Lassiter on Friday as the Trojans swept Kennesaw Mountain 6-2 and 14-0 in a first-round doubleheader in the Class ...



Marietta High School's Theatre Program sees new changes and awards  MDJOnline.com

Marietta High School's new principal, Keith Ball, hired Holly Smith to take over the theater program after the previous director resigned. Smith was the drama ...



Keyon Brooks Signs Letter of Intent  Anchor Of Gold

Vanderbilt flips a talented running back from Arkansas State.



Police investigating alleged sex assault involving student with disabilities  WSB Atlanta

Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault involving a high school student from Cobb County.



Kennesaw Mountain High School students charged after gang-related school fight  MDJOnline.com

Five Kennesaw Mountain High School students have been charged with misdemeanors after a fight in the school cafeteria in mid-October.



Kennesaw Mountain tight end Ryland Goede commits to Georgia for 2019  MDJOnline.com

Not only did Georgia polish off the top recruiting class in the country for 2018, the Bulldogs got another boost to their 2019 class.



Kennesaw Mountain High claims One Act Play State Championship  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — Kennesaw Mountain High School claimed the state championship on Saturday in a competition that is often dubbed as the state championship ...



Cobb mother, son spot rare bird, send social media aflutter  MDJOnline.com

A Kennesaw mother and son's photos of a unique red-tailed hawk they spotted in Cobb is flying across the internet after being shared by the Atlanta Audubon ...



See where Cobb’s valedictorians are going to college and their GPAs  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb County's graduates are off to their next phases in life, some of which include continuing to sweat in the Georgia heat of summer.



Cobb schools teacher job fairs today at Wheeler, Thursday at Kennesaw Mountain HS  East Cobb News

The Cobb County School District expects more than 2,000 educators to attend two upcoming job fairs open to anyone interested in certified teaching positions.



Wheeler wins non-region test against Kennesaw Mountain  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Leading 10-4 through four innings, Wheeler held off a furious rally to beat Kennesaw Mountain 11-9 on Saturday in a non-region game at Dave ...



Additional school threats reported: When are students, parents notified?  MDJOnline.com

With the nation on edge in the wake of last month's high school shooting in Parkland, Florida, three threats of violence at local schools were reported to ...



Senior highlights of Vandy signee Keyon Brooks  247Sports

Senior season highlights of Vanderbilt signee Keyon Brooks.



Despite frequent pressure on goal, Lassiter withstands narrow first-round game  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Lassiter will take its 2-1 win over Kennesaw Mountain on Tuesday in the first round of the Class AAAAAAA state tournament at Frank Fillmann ...



Acworth Turkey Chase brings in runners, cans  MDJOnline.com

Hundreds of people came to downtown Acworth on Saturday morning in sweatsuits, short shorts or turkey hats to run through the city and provide food for ...



AROUND TOWN: Hard cider company eyes Marietta; Nick Ayers returns to Georgia  MDJOnline.com

It's beginning to look a lot like cocktails. Atlanta Hard Cider Company is planning to build a manufacturing facility and tasting room off Roswell Street in Marietta.



Taylor Baxley wins Georgia Farm Bureau Art Contest  MDJOnline.com

Taylor Baxley was recently named the state winner of the 24th Annual Georgia Farm Bureau High School Art Contest. A senior at Kennesaw Mountain High ...



Bring healthy appetite along to Taste of Kennesaw on Saturday  MDJOnline.com

Do you relish any opportunity for good food? The Superior Plumbing Taste of Kennesaw is Saturday, Nov. 3 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in downtown Kennesaw, ...



Kennesaw Mountain's Andy Scott out after six seasons as football coach  MDJOnline.com

Andy Scott resigned from his position as head football at Kennesaw Mountain on Friday, saying he “just felt like we had maxed out as far as what we could do.



Owls searching for contributors in secondary | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — For the first time since the program was launched, the Kennesaw State football team is trying to fill some significant holes.



MDJ Football All-County Team | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

Offensive Player of the Year: WR Dominick Blaylock, Walton. Defensive Player of the Year: DL Trey Pinkney, Pebblebrook. Coach of the Year: Mark Hollars ...



Cobb County Schools 2018 Graduation Dates, Locations  Marietta, GA Patch

Cobb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates, Locations - Marietta, GA - The Cobb County School District has announced the times and locations of its 2018 high ...



Harrison High Band named Regional Grand Champion | Education  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw's Harrison High School Marching Band was recently awarded the title of Regional Champion at the Bands of America regional marching band ...



7 students arrested after fight in school cafeteria  11alive.com

KENNESAW, Ga. -- Seven students were arrested after a fight erupted in the cafeteria at Kennesaw Mountain High School on Monday, officials said. A student ...



Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre's local high school seniors are thankful for holiday tradition  MDJOnline.com

For 10 years, six local high school seniors have been performing in the Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre's annual holiday classic “The Nutcracker” during ...



COBB CARES: Community blazes a trail for the arts in city of Marietta  MDJOnline.com

Like the formation of a beautiful work of art, the Marietta community came together this weekend stroke by guitar strum to create the first-ever M2R (Mountain to ...



Running backs on display with McEachern, Kennesaw Mountain  MDJOnline.com

McEachern and Kennesaw Mountain will meet for the 16th consecutive season when the eighth-ranked Indians host the Mustangs in a Region 3AAAAAAA clash ...



Kennesaw Mountain denied by Woodstock in first round  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — Dylin Hardeman scored 25 points as Woodstock held on for the first playoff win in program history, going on the road to beat Kennesaw ...



Special needs students dance for Valentine's Day  11alive.com

Hundreds of special needs students from the Cobb County School District were given the opportunity to bust a move during a Valentine's Day-inspired dance.



One Teacher Hopes Career Signing Days Become The New Normal For Georgia High Schools  GPB

Kennesaw Mountain High School's Jeremy Whitaker got the idea months ago to have a career signing day for graduating seniors who were entering the skilled ...



9 students recognized by Fielding Lewis DAR chapter  MDJOnline.com

The Fielding Lewis chapter of the National Society for Daughters of the American Revolution recognized the nine school winners of the DAR Good Citizen ...



Cobb coffee shop happily puts people with special needs to work  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Independent Grounds Coffee, 3900 Legacy Park Blvd. in Kennesaw, opened at the end of February 2018. The Cobb County coffee shop employees 14 people ...



Nazi-saluting student will be dealt with appropriately, says Cobb school board member  MDJOnline.com

A video on social media apparently showing a Kennesaw Mountain High School student giving a Nazi salute has parents outraged.



Parents say video shows student give Nazi salute to Trump flag in class  WSB Atlanta

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - A video that depicts a student appearing to give the Nazi salute in the middle of a Kennesaw high school classroom is drawing outrage ...



Former Kennesaw Mountain assistant introduced as new Shorter coach  MDJOnline.com

ROME — Shorter football was never too far from Zach Morrison's mind or heart.



Eight Cobb high schools ranked as best high schools in state, country  MDJOnline.com

Half of Cobb's 16 high schools are some of the best in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report.



Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: PR: 1. Last game: Beat Michigan City (Ind.) High School 81-50. Next: Harlan High School (Chicago). 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 13 - 0 - 0.



Chris Hernandez: A Musical State of Mind | Lifestyle  MDJOnline.com

Chris Hernandez can't stop the music. “I always have these tunes playing in my head,” said the 17-year-old musical prodigy, a junior at Kennesaw Mountain ...



Cobb County 4-H'ers compete at district public speaking competition  MDJOnline.com

The Cobb County 4-H announced that it has 28 seventh through 12th grade 4-H'ers that competed at District Project Achievement from March 2-4 at the Rock ...



Friends and family remember football star and addiction victim with Miles 4 Meier 5K  MDJOnline.com

When Max Carroll, an Army Ranger from Columbus, crossed the finish line at the Miles 4 Meier 5K at Kennesaw Mountain High School, he wasn't running for ...



Kennesaw State track team advances 11 to regional | Sports | mdjonline.com  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw State's track and field teams are set to compete in the East regional of the NCAA outdoor championships beginning this afternoon in Tampa, Florida.



Hillgrove outlasts Kennesaw Mountain for first area championship  MDJOnline.com

DALLAS — Hillgrove overcame a two-set deficit and quite a few careless miscues to win the Area 3AAAAAAA tournament Saturday with an 18-25, 23-25, 25-17, ...



Dog walks student to her graduation day and to diploma  WXIA-TV

Morgan Rath walked across the stage with her best friend and companion, Paisley, by her side—a place she never thought she'd get to without her.



Penalty kick proves to be difference as North Paulding edges Kennesaw Mountain  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — The Kennesaw Mountain and North Paulding girls soccer teams are trending in opposite directions.



A family full of teachers  MDJOnline.com

COBB COUNTY — Joanne Jezequel, a Kennesaw Mountain High School science teacher, gave her son, Zak Jezequel, one last nugget of advice before they ...



COBB CARES: GHSA's 2018 State Literary Competition worth talking about  MDJOnline.com

I'm sure you've heard of the word, “literary.” But have you heard of it in terms of a state championship?



Longtime coaches Scott Jones, Ed Koester bring their long careers to a close  MDJOnline.com

At his home, Scott Jones keeps a wall reserved for memorabilia and paraphernalia from a number of the schools he has coached at, including South Cobb, ...



Kennesaw Mountain's Addie Rose Bullock keeps focus on success, sets sights on adding to state title mantel  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Addie Rose Bullock is competitive and loves to win at everything she does.



Kennesaw Mountain boys break east Cobb stranglehold in Cobb Relays  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — If Kennesaw Mountain's swimmers keep having their way, Walton and Lassiter may not be quite as dominant in Cobb County as they have been in ...



See what kind of a GPA it takes to become a top Cobb high school grad  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb County schools' valedictorians and salutatorians are the top students of Georgia's second-largest school district.



Georgia school using new technology for added security  FOX 5 Atlanta

With school shootings across the country, security has taken center stage. A Georgia school district is using new technology to alert first responders in seconds.



Several Cobb County students arrested following cafeteria brawl  WSB Atlanta

Many students said they took notice of the extra police presence at their school following Monday's violent skirmish in the school cafeteria.



Here is when Cobb County high schools will hold 2018 graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb County Schools will celebrate the Class of 2018 with ceremonies across the county from May 22 through May 26, many located at KSU Convocation ...



Taylor Lumpkin's long road back from near-fatal crash leads him into spot in state playoffs  MDJOnline.com

Taylor Lumpkin is back to doing what he loves — playing baseball — and he is doing it at full-strength.



EDITORIAL: 'Intervention' shines harsh light on local community  MDJOnline.com

The first thing to be said about the latest season of A&E's docuseries “Intervention,” which follows the drug-addled lives of Cobb County addicts and their families ...



Changing perceptions of disability, one latte at a time  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — Gretchen Fuchs greeted her customers at the Independent Grounds Cafe in Kennesaw with an engaging smile that lit up the room.



KMHS Baseball Star Drafted by Cincinnati Reds  Patch.com

Kennesaw, GA - Tyler Stephenson is a highly-touted catcher who is committed to play for Georgia Tech.



Grieving Kennesaw mother seeks to help others with drug addictions  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — A month into mourning her daughter's death, Kennesaw resident Theresa Hubbard is worried about how her grandson, Xzavier Curtis, ...



Smyrna Middle School Principal to Become KMHS Principal  Patch.com

Kennesaw, GA - Dr. Mark Trachtenbroit officially takes over on Jan. 2, the Marietta Daily Journal reports.



Close to Home for Jan. 13-15  Atlanta Journal Constitution

You've got a few hours over the weekend and are looking for a nearby diversion – something that doesn't require reservations or a tank of gas. Welcome to ...



New Georgia analysis: see which Cobb schools ‘beat the odds’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A new analysis of performance with at-risk student groups shows Cobb County with the highest percentage of schools in metro Atlanta that “beat the odds.”.



Five of Cobb's STAR students recognized for outstanding achievements  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The county's top performing high school students were honored this week at the 51st annual STAR student and teacher banquet, sponsored by ...



Marietta High School's new band director hits all the right notes  MDJOnline.com

Marietta High School made an instrumental addition when it hired Cobb County native, J. Michael Cahal. Last fall, the 28-year-old Marietta resident joined the ...



These Cobb schools are some of the best in Georgia, study says  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Some of the more than 100 public schools in Cobb County are among the best in Georgia, according to...



Cobb County Schools test new emergency alert system  WXIA-TV

The Cobb County School District is the first in the state to use a new emergency crisis management system called AlertPoint.



STAR STUDENTS: Cobb's top high school students and their teachers to be honored Monday  MDJOnline.com

Twenty-five of Cobb's highest-performing high school seniors will be honored Monday night at the 50th annual STAR Student and Teacher banquet, sponsored ...



Egg Drop donates over $16000 to local schools  MDJOnline.com

Piedmont Church has given over $16000 to local schools in the form of scholarships and donations from the proceeds of their annual Northeast Cobb ...



Cobb students prepare to tame West Point's 'Beast'  MDJOnline.com

For some recent high school graduates, their summer break after high school will be short-lived because they have to report for basic training.



Cobb School District surprises Teachers of the Year  MDJOnline.com

Science teacher Nicole Kempson was reduced to tears Tuesday morning when Superintendent Chris Ragsdale waltzed into the Lindley Sixth Grade Academy's ...



Cobb public, private schools prepare to graduate thousands of students  MDJOnline.com

Lassiter High School graduating senior Allison Fine and thousands of other high school seniors will graduate from a public or a private school in Cobb County ...



Cobb County School Districts 2017 Commencement Schedules  Patch.com

Cobb County Schools' 2017 Commencement Schedules - Marietta, GA - Here is the Cobb County School District's spring commencement schedule for 2017.



10 Cobb students named National Merit Scholars | Education  MDJOnline.com

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation named 10 Cobb County School District students National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners. The CCSD students ...



Georgia State Summer Science Programs Train Next Generation of Scientists  Georgia State University News

By LaTina Emerson. Georgia State University is preparing the next generation of scientists for research careers through its summer science programs.



STAR students to be honored at annual banquet Monday  MDJOnline.com

Twenty-eight of the county's top performing high school seniors will be recognized Monday evening at the 51st annual STAR Student and Teacher banquet, ...



LGE Community Credit Union announces college scholarships | Cobb Business  MDJOnline.com

Marietta-based LGE Community Credit Union announced that Michaelle Ramos, a senior from Kennesaw Mountain High School, and James Milholland, ...



One Marietta, eight Cobb students to advance to metro Atlanta spelling bee  MDJOnline.com

P-R-O-M-U-L-G-A-T-E and W-A-L-L-A. Marietta Middle School seventh-grader Icesha Sanders correctly spelled the words meaning “to make known,” according ...



Kennesaw to state: Let us decide what to do with our Confederate flag  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Kennesaw's elected leaders want Georgia legislators to let them decide what to do with the Confederate flag that's flown in downtown for decades.



Walton beats Kennesaw Mountain, breaks into win column  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — It took four tries, but Walton was able to hold on after building a fourth-quarter lead, beating Kennesaw Mountain 62-46 on Tuesday in its home ...



Mother on mission to find man who sold deadly drugs to son  WSB Atlanta

A Cobb County mother is working with police to find and arrest a drug dealer who sold heroin that killed her 20-year-old son.



Alabama's Nick Saban makes recruiting visit to Marietta High  MDJOnline.com

Taking a break from preparing for Clemson and the Sugar Bowl, Alabama coach Nick Saban visited Marietta High School to meet with Blue Devils coach ...



Some Cobb County Teachers To Be Equipped With Panic Buttons  WABE 90.1 FM

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Dr. Phillip Page named new Bartow County school superintendent  11Alive.com WXIA

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. -- The Bartow County Board of Education voted on Monday night to name Dr. Phillip Page, assistant superintendent for the Cobb County ...



Trenton Lloyd Paris | Obituaries | mdjonline.com  MDJOnline.com

Trenton Lloyd “Trent” Paris, age 28, of Powder Springs, GA passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017. Funeral Services will be held at 2pm on Saturday, October ...



Study: These public, private Cobb schools are among Georgia’s best  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb made it as high as the seventh spot in the ranking of Georgia's 100 best public high schools by Niche, a school and neighborhood review website.



Katie Edmondson Morrison | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Katie Edmondson Morrison 29, of Marietta, GA died September 21, 2017. Katie recently relocated to Kennesaw, GA from San Diego, CA with her husband ...



Second baseman Ivan Johnson leaving Georgias baseball team  Online Athens

Georgia's infield roster got a little bit thinner Sunday.Ivan Johnson, the Bulldogs' freshman second baseman who saw significant playing time in 2018, ...



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