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Charges dropped against Harrison High student in 'self-defense' case

A 15-year-old Harrison High sophomore charged with assaulting an older student who reportedly bullied him in a computer lab last May has had the charges ...

Luxury Ranch On Private Acreage In Harrison High School District  Kennesaw, GA Patch

Take A Look At This Week's Wow House. - Kennesaw, GA - Features include high end kitchens, finished day-light terrace level,saltwater pool, outdoor jacuzzi ...

Police: Harrison student threatened her classmate with brass knuckles

A 17-year-old female from Kennesaw was arrested last week after administrators said she brought brass knuckles to Harrison High School.

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 ...

Harrison High junior wins American Legion Post 304 Speech Contest

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 ...

Harrison High Band named Regional Grand Champion | Education

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

League Champion Brookhaven Bucks Open 2019 Season Friday

Brookhaven Bucks Begin 2019 Season - Brookhaven, GA - The Sunbelt League champion Brookhaven Bucks open their 2019 season Friday night at ...

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.

Cobb family files suit after daughter killed by falling tree in 2017 at Red Top Mountain

MARIETTA — A Cobb County couple has filed suit against the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, alleging the agency's negligence in identifying and ...

Former Harrison, Georgia QB Justin Fields granted waiver to play immediately at Ohio State

Justin Fields is eligible to play football for Ohio State this season.

KEVIN FOLEY: Attorneys say Cobb schools need to better address, report bullying

Bullying has been around ever since bigger, stronger kids began victimizing smaller, weaker kids. When I was in school, it was a painful rite of passage, the ...

Spotlight to shine on STAR students Monday | News

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, ...

No foul play suspected in Kennesaw Mountain hiker's death

Cobb Police Wednesday evening identified the skeletal remains found two days earlier on Kennesaw Mountain as those of a 25-year-old Marietta hiker who ...

Local schools set to hold commencement ceremonies | News

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 ...

Family 'thankful' but 'heartbroken' after discovery of hiker's body

The mother of a Marietta man whose remains were discovered on Kennesaw Mountain Monday night — more than seven months after his disappearance ...

Graduation rates increased for most Cobb high schools in 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

There remains a large disparity between first and last when it comes to Cobb County's 2018 high school graduation rates. Still, most county schools were above ...

Harrison Wins Regional Marching Band Championship

Harrison Wins Regional Marching Band Championship - Kennesaw, GA - Harrison was one of five bands from Cobb county, GA to compete at the event.

Sights set high for Harrison boys golf team

KENNESAW — Last year, Harrison saw its streak of consecutive region and area golf championships end at 18 after the Hoyas finished as the Area 4AAAAAA ...

Harrison alum Luke Schniederjans on watch list for prestigious Ben Hogan Award

Georgia Tech junior Luke Schniederjans, a former Harrison High School standout, was one of 28 college golfers named to the watch list for the Ben Hogan ...

Georgia teammates see former Harrison star Justin Fields 'grow up before our eyes'

ATLANTA — Since arriving at Georgia, former Harrison High School standout Justin Fields has impressed.

Harrison outlasts Dalton after Justin Fields' injury, takes driver's seat for region title

KENNESAW — In the end, Harrison did not even need its elite quarterback.

Cobb County School District Accused of Hiding Bullying  Cobb County Courier

Attorney Mitch Skandalakis addressed the media Friday with three families who report their children experienced bullying at Harrison & Walton High Schools.

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 ...

Lawsuit blames state for not removing dead trees before girl fatally struck in 2017 in Bartow

A Cobb County couple allege in a lawsuit a state agency did not follow its own “internal directives” to find and remove dead and dangerous trees before a falling ...

Harrison QB Justin Fields makes it official with Georgia

KENNESAW — Harrison quarterback Justin Fields signed his name on the dotted line.

Family behind Harrison volleyball coach's decision to leave

After winning back-to-back Class AAAAAA state championships in her two-year tenure as Harrison's volleyball coach, Amber McClure resigned her position for ...

Cobb loaded on Rivals 250 list for 2020 | Cobb Football Friday

Wednesday was a big day in the recruiting game. Rivals, one of the top recruiting services, released its final rankings of the top 250 recruits for the class of 2019.

Commentary: Sugar Bowl shows Fields' transfer decision has been made

If there was ever a question on whether Justin Fields was transferring from the University of Georgia, Tuesday night's Sugar Bowl gave us the answer.

Harrison High mourns football star who died in Alabama park

On the center of the football field at Harrison High School, red roses are arranged in the number 75.

Cobb Student Recorded Sex Act, Faces Felony: Police  Marietta, GA Patch

Cobb Student Recorded Sex, Faces Felony: Police - Marietta, GA - The 17 year old used his cellphone to record two fellow students in a bathroom stall, then ...

Harrison outlasts Pope in all-Cobb semifinal, will play for Class AAAAAA repeat

KENNESAW — Harrison will play for its second straight state championship after beating Pope 25-17, 28-26, 23-25, 25-9 in Wednesday's Class AAAAAA state ...

Kennesaw siblings killed in South Carolina wreck

A Kennesaw brother and sister were killed Saturday morning when the 2003 Chevrolet SUV they were traveling in crashed along Interstate 85 in Anderson ...

Harrison girls' roll through region slate continues | Sports

KENNESAW — Harrison's second-period pressure spilled over into the third as the Lady Hoyas continued to roll through Region 6AAAAAA play with a 76-48 ...

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

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 sophomore who died in camping accident remembered for positive attitude, fun personality

EAST COBB — Months before Harrison High School sophomore Joelle Dalgleish died in a camping accident, she created a video of her dancing with friends ...

Cobb County Student SAT Scores Increase Again

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 ...

Former Harrison football coach Bruce Cobleigh remembered in memorial service

MARIETTA — The Harrison community was not ready to say goodbye to the coach who built its football program.

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 ...

AROUND TOWN: Gov. Deal: Cobb schools 'ready to serve as a state model'

Gov. Nathan Deal has high praise for the Cobb School District's plan to replace the annual Milestones with a testing instrument it has developed in-house.

Former Harrison High School Student Dies In Alabama: Report

Ex-Harrison High School Student Dies In Alabama - Kennesaw, GA - Former Former Harrison High School student Mason Tompkins, 18, of Acworth was killed ...

David William Blake | Obituaries

David William Blake age 25, was born on February 1, 1993 in Dallas, Texas, and crossed over to life eternal on his beloved Kennesaw Mountain sometime ...

Harrison High School teen accused of groping other students facing charges WXIA

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — A teen who attends Harrison High School is facing charges after being accused of groping other students. Authorities arrested Alex Puce ...

Eight Cobb high schools ranked as best high schools in state, country

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

Fields makes it official, transfers to Ohio State

Justin Fields is transferring to Ohio State. He confirmed in a tweet Friday night that he is Big Ten bound. Lettermen Row, an Ohio State football and recruiting ...

Worker Burned In South Paulding Baseball Teams Building Fire  Dallas-Hiram, GA Patch

Baseball Team's Building Burns At South Paulding - Dallas-Hiram, GA - Parents picking up children from school were surprised to see a building on fire at South ...

Harrison moves on to post-Fields era | Cobb Football Friday

Former Harrison quarterback Justin Fields not only left an impression on the team the last few years, but for years to come.

Softball Player of the Year: Jaiden Fields emerges as key cog in Harrison lineup

Jaiden Fields did not have the highest batting average on her team, nor was she was named the Region 6AAAAAA player of the year.

Here's what to know about local graduations  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

It's almost time for the class of 2019 to throw their caps in the air.

South Paulding baseball team's field house burns day before state playoff game

The South Paulding High School baseball team's field house used for storage of equipment for the team burned and caused "significant" damage today, April 30, ...

Harrison alum Seth Simmer nominated for comeback award after return from brain tumor

Former Harrison High School standout Seth Simmer, who recently completed his junior season as a defensive tackle at Dartmouth, was named a nominee for ...

Harrison embarks on long road trip to face Glynn Academy

The Harrison football team is in the state quarterfinals for the first time since 2002.

Harrison enters first game without Justin Fields looking to keep hold of potential region title

Much will be decided in Region 6AAAAAA after Harrison travel to Sequoyah on Friday.

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.

Five Cobb County football teams earn top-10 spots in season-ending rankings

McEachern's football team wanted a state championship and No. 1 ranking to end the season.

Harrison gets gift from Rome's late turnover | Cobb Football Friday

KENNESAW — Harrison forced Rome to turn the ball over four times — all on fumbles — but it failed to take advantage of the first three opportunities.

Cobb 4-H students competed at State 4-H Congress

Five Cobb County 4-H students competed at the State 4-H Congress in Atlanta from July 24-27.

Commentary: Onlookers in Ohio see Justin Fields going from Bulldog red to Buckeye scarlet and gray

WOOSTER, Ohio -- Is Justin Fields transferring from the University of Georgia?

Cobb Schools Foundation honors district volunteers

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

Teens had sex in school bathroom — but didn’t know a classmate was filming, Ga. cops say  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A Georgia high school student faces felony charges after police say he secretly recorded two other students having sex in a school bathroom, then spread the ...

Led by trio of captains, Harrison returns with many contributors from title team

KENNESAW — Seven seniors who were all in a Harrison uniform for most of the past three years should be a major tool in helping the girls soccer program ...

Contemporaries, alumni rally around former Harrison coach Bruce Cobleigh after Stage 4 cancer diagnosis

Bruce Cobleigh, who built the Harrison High School football program from scratch and whose name is on the school's football stadium, has been diagnosed with ...

Cobb eyes first parks bond land purchase

MARIETTA — Cobb County is expected to spend nearly a quarter of the $27.4 million earmarked for green space on about 94 acres of land in west Cobb.

Allatoona fends off late Harrison comeback, wins opener of two-game region series

KENNESAW — Allatoona fought off a furious Harrison comeback to earn a 9-6 Region 6AAAAAA victory Thursday at Don Shaw Field.

David Roberts, Harrison defense roll over Winder-Barrow

KENNESAW — Harrison used an opportunistic defense and balanced offense to rout Winder-Barrow 45-17 on Friday in the second round of the Class AAAAAA ...

Edward Charles McAuliff III  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Edward Charles "Charlie" McAuliff III, age 32, of Euharlee, passed away Saturday morning, March 30, 2019, in South Fulton, Ga., from injuries received in an ...

My top 25; Justin Fields shows his potential | Cobb Football Friday

So, that's what happens when Georgia lets Justin Fields throw the football.

COBB CARES: Talent abounds in Cobb's high school musicals

Let's give a hand to Cobb County's incredible high school musical theatre talent!

Justin Fields gets advice from Dwayne Haskins; transfer depends on Ohio State quarterback's decision on NFL

It looks like the possibility of Georgia quarterback Justin Fields transferring to Ohio State is picking up steam.

Cobb names its Teachers of the Year | News

The Cobb School District named its Teachers of the Year for its elementary, middle and high schools on Wednesday, with district officials visiting the honorees at ...

Cobb County family devastated by crash that kills youngest siblings  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Cobb County paraprofessional lost her two youngest children in a crash that occurred while her teen daughter was driving.

Harrison bands to have Electronics and Paint Recycle Day on Aug. 26

The Harrison High School bands will have an Electronics and Paint Recycle Day on Aug. 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the upper parking lot of the school,

Harrison High School Graduation

Kennesaw, GA - The school celebrates the graduation of its 20th senior class.

Opener could reveal Georgia's plan for Justin Fields

ATHENS — Georgia's opening game against Austin Peay could reveal much about coach Kirby Smart's plan for freshman quarterback Justin Fields.

161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...

No new evidence at Kennesaw Mountain Park of missing Marietta man after weeklong search

Despite dozens of searchers scouring the area and exhaustive efforts from law enforcement agencies, a Marietta man missing since March 7 and last seen at ...

Bruce Cobleigh leaves vast football legacy | Cobb Football Friday

Less than a month after being diagnosed with stage-4 pancreatic cancer, former Harrison High School football coach Bruce Cobleigh died Monday in Tampa, ...

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.

WR Steven Peterson stars as Hoyas rout Knights

KENNESAW — Steven Peterson dashed into the spotlight Friday night in Harrison's 49-0 victory against River Ridge.

Jaiden Fields excited to follow brother to UGA  Online Athens

In the summer before her freshman year at Harrison High School, Jaiden Fields was already preparing for her college softball career. Fields recalls a phone call, ...

Cobb comes together for Prayer Breakfast Thursday

Staff reports. The 35th annual Cobb County Prayer Breakfast is Thursday, May 2, the National Day of Prayer, at the Cobb Galleria, and it is a chance for residents ...

Justin Fields accounts for seven touchdowns in commitment-day romp

KENNESAW — On a day that began with him announcing his commitment to Georgia, Harrison quarterback Justin Fields showed why the Bulldogs and so many ...

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

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 ...

Harrison not panicking without Justin Fields | Cobb Football Friday

A win this week and Harrison can secure the Region 6AAAAAA championship.

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 ...

College basketball: 5 coaches to replace Al Skinner at Kennesaw State  Mid-Major Madness

Skinner is stepping down at the end of this season. After leading Rhode Island and Boston College to NCAA tournament appearances, Skinner couldn't recreate ...

Cobb Co. Restaurant Scores: Mexican Place, Pub Fail  Marietta, GA Patch

Cobb Inspections: Mexican Place, Pub Fail - Marietta, GA - See why those two Cobb County restaurants did badly on their inspections and which of your ...

Cobb County School Districts 2017 Commencement Schedules

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

Allatoona eases past Harrison in low-scoring game

KENNESAW — It seemed that both Allatoona and Harrison were struggling to find the basket in the first quarter Friday, with just 11 combined points.

WATCH: No. 1 recruit Justin Fields caps Georgia commitment with 7-TD performance  DawgNation

After announcing his commitment to Georgia earlier in the day, 5-star quarterback Justin Fields capped a 24 hours he'll always remember with a 7-touchdown ...

At same level he saw his first successes, Ollie Schniederjans gives name to junior event

JOHNS CREEK — Former Harrison High School and Georgia Tech standout Ollie Schniederjans returned to his junior golf roots Friday.

Report: Former Harrison HS football player dies in park accident  FOX 5 Atlanta

A former student and football player at Harrison High School in Kennesaw has died in a park in Alabama, according to a report from WAFF in Alabama.

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.”.

Allatoona crowns three champs, qualifies 10 for sectional | Sports

CANTON — Creekview completed a sweep of the Area 6AAAAAA team titles Saturday, adding the traditional championship to the dual crown it won earlier in ...

Fields' two homers spark Lady Hoyas' hitting display

KENNESAW — Jaiden Fields batted 3-for-4 with two home runs, four RBIs and four runs scored as Harrison outlasted South Paulding for a 12-6 win Saturday at ...

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...

Avid hiker missing in Cobb; cops find his car with keys in cup holder  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The car of a Cobb County man who has been missing for almost a week was found with the keys sitting in a cup holder, according to Channel 2 Action News.

Amber McClure Fayerweather | Obituaries

Mrs. Amber McClure Fayerweather, of Canton, Georgia, passed away-much too soon- on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, from melanoma in the brain. She was 38 years ...

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

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 ...

Diminutive Harrison volleyball player Camryn Bihary shows big-play ability

A volleyball player does not have to be tall to be successful.

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.

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