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Students at Kennesaw Mountain High plan on “Wiping Out” cancer with a fun-filled fundraiser to raise money for medicals bills in support of teachers coping with the disease.  MDJOnline.com

Coach Phillip Nasworthy was surprised when he received a call from some students at Kennesaw Mountain High School about a fundraiser they wanted to put ...



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 ...



New principals appointed at Due West, Pickett's Mill and Kennesaw Mountain  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Three new principals will take their posts on July 1 in the Cobb County School District after a unanimous approval from the school board on ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Kennesaw Schools Make List  Kennesaw, GA Patch

Georgia Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Kennesaw, GA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how schools ...



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.



'It's not OK!' Students outraged after teen brings Nazi flag to school  WSB Atlanta

A witness shared video with Channel 2's Matt Johnson that shows the student with the flag. Witnesses said he tried to pass the flag off to a friend before ...



Student reportedly brings Nazi flag to high school  11Alive.com WXIA

A student reportedly brought a Nazi flag to a Cobb high school this week. The incident allegedly happened Kennesaw Mountain High School. When 11Alive ...



Local schools set to hold commencement ceremonies  MDJOnline.com

It's almost time for the class of 2019 to throw their caps in the air. Graduation season is upon us, and thousands of seniors from Marietta High, Cobb County ...



Kennesaw Mountain RB Keyon Brooks not to be forgotten  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw Mountain senior running back Keyon Brooks has a goal of being remembered, he is well on his way to doing that this football season.



Cobb, Marietta high school graduation dates, times  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Graduation ceremonies for the class of 2019 will begin Monday, May 20 and run through Saturday, May 25.



Former Kennesaw Mountain standout Ivan Johnson drafted by Reds in fourth round  MDJOnline.com

What has been a quiet Major League Baseball draft for Cobb County through the first two days and 10 rounds was not so much for Ivan Johnson.



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 ...



Road to 400 wins special for Kennesaw Mountain coaches George Hansen, Rich Oria  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw Mountain baseball coach George Hansen earned the 400th win of his career Thursday.



Cobb Horizon High School celebrates commencement  MDJOnline.com

The 2019 high school commencement season continued Monday night when the first Cobb County school, Cobb Horizon High School, held its diploma ...



Spotlight to shine on STAR students Monday  MDJOnline.com

Thirty-three of the county's top performing high school seniors will be recognized Monday evening at the 52nd-annual STAR Student and Teacher banquet, ...



Cobb schools to hold job fairs  MDJOnline.com

The Cobb County School District will host two job fairs this week for anyone interested in certified teaching positions.



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 ...



KMHS students' WipeOut Cancer fundraiser gets big boost from Braves and local businesses  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw Mountain High School students' efforts to help two cancer-fighting teachers with medical bills received a big boost after local businesses including ...



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.



Cobb teachers named NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors | Education  MDJOnline.com

NASA and the SETI Institute recently announced that the Cobb County School District is one of only 14 school districts in eight states to participate in the 2019 ...



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.



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 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.



Keyon Brooks Signs Letter of Intent  Anchor Of Gold

Vanderbilt flips a talented running back from Arkansas State.



Rogers, North Paulding take down Kennesaw Mountain | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — North Paulding scored 17 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to pull away from Kennesaw Mountain for a 41-21 victory at Cobb EMC ...



2 Cobb County teachers selected to work with NASA  FOX 5 Atlanta

Twenty-eight high school teachers across the country were chosen by NASA to study earth and space through a high powered telescope. Two Cobb County ...



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 ...



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.



Four local high school graduates each win $8000 in Georgia-Pacific scholarships  MDJOnline.com

Recent graduates of four local high schools have been selected to receive a Georgia-Pacific Foundation Employees' Children Scholarship.



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.



The Kennesaw National Merit $2,500 Scholarship Winners  Kennesaw, GA Patch

Kennesaw National Merit $2500 Scholarship Winners - Kennesaw, GA - The 2019 National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners were announced Wednesday.



Cobb BoE to announce teacher raises, vote on major facility upgrades  MDJOnline.com

Cobb School District teachers will receive the state's budgeted $3000 raise and will likely be pleased with other budget items when Superintendent Chris ...



Cobb County students graduate leadership program | Education  MDJOnline.com

Seven Cobb County high school students recently graduated from the Model Atlanta Regional Commission (MARC) youth leadership program.



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 ...



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 ...



Cobb Schools Foundation honors district volunteers  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The Cobb Schools Foundation and Cobb County School District honored more than 100 volunteers from schools across the district at the annual ...



19 Cobb County Students Named 2019 Georgia Scholars  Marietta, GA Patch

19 Cobb Students Named 2019 Georgia Scholars - Marietta, GA - State School Superintendent Richard Woods announced 19 graduating seniors from Cobb ...



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 ...



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.



Cobb schools holding teachers job fairs this week  East Cobb News

The Cobb County School District is hiring, and educators are invited to attend the district's two upcoming job fairs on March 26 and March 28. The hiring events ...



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.



Senior highlights of Vandy signee Keyon Brooks  247Sports

Senior season highlights of Vanderbilt signee Keyon Brooks.



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.



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 ...



Cobb County Student SAT Scores Increase Again  Patch.com

From Cobb County Schools: Continuing the trend from prior years, Cobb County School District students once again scored higher on the SAT. Cobb's Class of ...



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 are flying across the internet after being shared by the Atlanta Audubon ...



Sansing earns 1000th win as Kennesaw State baseball coach  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw State led from the start and beat Presbyterian 7-3 on Wednesday to give Mike Sansing his 1000th win at the Owls' helm.



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 ...



Inconsistent play rules Kennesaw State scrimmage | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW -- Following Kennesaw State's second scrimmage of the spring, the team huddled and then went back to work.



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 ...



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.



Hillgrove pulls away for big win over Kennesaw Mountain  MDJOnline.com

POWDER SPRINGS – Hillgrove began to pull away in the second quarter and never looked back to score a decisive 52-27 victory over Kennesaw Mountain in a ...



National Merit Scholarship Corporation announce scholarship winners | Education  MDJOnline.com

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced June 5 that over 3500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Walton alum Zac Kristofak saves the day as No. 4 Georgia fends off Kennesaw State upset  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW - Bidding for an upset of the nation's fourth-ranked team, Kennesaw State put a scare into Georgia before Zac Kristofak ensured the Bulldogs would ...



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.



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.



Miss Georgia Pageant announces first night's preliminary winners  WTVM

he 75th anniversary of the Miss Georgia Pageant is being held June 12 to June 15 at the RiverCenter for Performing Arts in Columbus.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Georgia getting growth, hard work from John FitzPatrick  247Sports

John FitzPatrick is coming along well and that's a much-needed lift for Georgia at tight end.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



Delta Community Credit Union announces call for entries in annual scholarship program  MDJOnline.com

Cobb-based Delta Community Credit Union announced a call for entries in its annual scholarship program.



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.



Canton college students named Miss Georgia | Features  The Albany Herald

COLUMBUS — A 20-year-old Reinhardt University student competing as Miss Capital City was recently named Miss Georgia at the 75th Miss Georgia Pageant ...



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 ...



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 ...



Military Salute | Lifestyle  MDJOnline.com

Military *Service* Academy Candidates. Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Cassville, announced the names of students from Georgia's 11th Congressional District who ...



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 ...



35 Georgia students accepted into military academies | News  The Albany Herald

PARIS, France – U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., announced recently the names of 35 high school seniors from across Georgia who were accepted into ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



McEachern's Cooper named Gatorade boys player of year  WSB Atlanta

McEachern junior point guard Sharife Cooper is the Gatorade Georgia Boys Basketball Player of the Year, the Gatorade Company announced Friday.



Beeler named GHSA Swim Coach of the Year  Northwest Georgia News

Calhoun High School boys' swimming head coach Mike Beeler has been named the Georgia High School Association's coach of the year for the boys' 1-3A ...



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.



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 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.



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 ...



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.



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.



Car crashes into school bus in Cobb County  WSB Atlanta

Police were on the scene of a crash involving a car and a school bus in Cobb County Thursday morning.



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