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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 girls to play for state basketball title Friday

The Harrison High School girls basketball team will look for redemption from last year's state final when it faces Lovejoy for the Class AAAAAA title tonight.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 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.

Harrison QB Justin Fields makes it official with Georgia

KENNESAW — Harrison quarterback Justin Fields signed his name on the dotted line. He is now a Georgia Bulldog. Fields was one of the biggest names in the ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Harrison girls denied again in Class AAAAAA state championship game

ATLANTA — It was deja vu all over again for Harrison in the Class AAAAAA state championship game — only this time, the result was not as close.

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.

Cobb Musicians March into Annual Band Exhibition

From Cobb County: Young musicians from across Cobb County will put their collective talents on display at the annual Cobb-Marietta Marching Band Exhibition ...

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!

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 ...

Do you know any of Cobb County’s 2018 teachers of the year?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Superintendent Chris Ragsdale surprised the teachers of the year for every school level. The winners are Harrison High's Rachael Sanford, Dodgen Middle's ...

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.

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.

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 Schools name employees of the year

Two paraprofessionals, a custodian and a project manager in the food and nutrition department were named Cobb County Schools' employees of the year at a ...

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 ...

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?

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 ...

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.

Harrison alum Seth Simmer 'thankful for all the things' on his comeback trail

During his freshman season at Dartmouth, Seth Simmer was having trouble hearing the linebackers call signals from his defensive tackle spot just a few yards ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Search continues for missing Marietta man, car found at Kennesaw Mountain Park

The search continues for a Marietta man who has been missing since March 7 and was last seen at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.

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.

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 ...

Harrison not panicking without Justin Fields | Cobb Football Friday

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

Georgia in for another battle of quarterbacks | Sports |

ATHENS — Kirby Smart has recruited himself into yet another quarterback competition at Georgia.

Cobb names its Teachers of the Year

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 ...

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.

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,

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 ...

9 students recognized by Fielding Lewis DAR chapter

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

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

My top 25 ballot; Where was Justin Fields? | Cobb Football Friday

What was that? I understand trying to catch an opponent off guard with a potential fake field goal, but with all due respect to Rodrigo Blankenship, who is likely ...

Harrison quickly shakes off rust, cruises past worn-out Bradwell team

KENNESAW — It had been more than a week since the Harrison girls last played a basketball game, so it would not have come as a surprise if the Lady.

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 welcomes students back to school on a rainy day  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The first students are in classrooms throughout Cobb County for a dreary start to the 2018-2019 school year. The two shiniest schools are Brumby Elementary ...

Marietta thanks veterans with pomp and parade

Residents of Marietta and Cobb County had a message for America's veterans: thank you.

Harrison girls break away, punch return ticket to state final

CARROLLTON — Harrison had been waiting a year for another shot at a state championship, and it earned that opportunity Saturday.

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 ...

Justin Fields had voiced his frustrations with his play at Georgia  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Freshman quarterback Justin Fields spoke Monday to Georgia coaching staff exploring the possibility of a transfer, according to DawgNation. A Georgia official ...

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.

Harrison grad is contestant in new CBS reality show

If you see this man, please do not call the authorities. Matt Sundberg grew up in Kennesaw and graduated from Harrison High School in 2008. He is among the ...

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.

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 ...

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, ...

Bulldog fans get first look at Fields in G-Day game

ATHENS — A crowd of more than 82000 cheered when Justin Fields jogged onto the field for the first time at Sanford Stadium at Georgia's G-Day spring game ...

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

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

McEachern girls take key injuries into trip to Norcross, rematch of 2017 state final

McEachern's girls basketball team is facing adversity at the worst time of year.

STAR students to be honored at annual banquet Monday

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, ...

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.

Harrison High School Graduation | Kennesaw

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

Harrison High QB Fields, nation’s No. 1 prospect, commits to UGA  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The decision came down at a private pep rally. The school community at Harrison High School heard it first. There was a news helicopter flying overhead of all ...

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.

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 ...

Glynn Academy dominates on third down to beat Harrison

BRUNSWICK — Harrison's offense spent too much time watching Friday's Class AAAAAA state quarterfinal game against Glynn Academy instead of playing it.

Cobb County trio face common goal in their pursuits of volleyball state championships

Walton and Harrison have been through the motions of playing for, and winning, a state championship in volleyball.

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.

Injury fails to keep Justin Fields from earning Class AAAAAA offensive honor

Postseason awards continue to roll in for Harrison senior quarterback Justin Fields.

John Robert Boyko | Obituaries

John Robert Boyko, age 33, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017. He was a graduate of Harrison High School, in Kennesaw, ...

Justin Fields receives same odds to win Heisman as Jake Fromm  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Justin Fields faced some high expectations as a freshman at Georgia but the quarterback could be dealing with even loftier projections after transferring to Ohio ...

Diminutive Harrison volleyball player Camryn Bihary shows big-play ability

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

2018 Marietta Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony held Saturday

Choose your city: Marietta · Acworth · Austell · Kennesaw · Powder Springs · Smyrna. Never miss important local news from the MDJ. Success! An email has ...

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 ...

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.

Local high school students win scholarships, week-long leadership trip in Washington

Cobb EMC recently selected four local high school juniors to represent the company at the 2018 Washington Youth Tour, an all-expenses-paid, week-long ...

Cobb Board of Education awards contracts  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Construction contracts of $101548000 were awarded April 19 by the Cobb County Board of Education f...

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 ...

Police: Teen recorded students' sex act in bathroom WXIA

KENNESAW, Ga. -- A 17-year-old is accused of recording two Harrison High School students engaged in a sex act in a bathroom stall and then spreading the ...

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.”.

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 ...

Justin Fields’ eligibility-waiver decision could be granted next month  Atlanta Journal Constitution

After having a lot to say about Justin Fields' possible transfer to Ohio State, Buckeyes...

Fanfare, enthusiasm, anxiety, tradition: School’s in for metro Atlanta kids  Atlanta Journal Constitution

More than 200000 metro Atlanta students returned to school Wednesday, while others come back next week.

Cobbs Walton High Has Georgias 3rd Highest SAT Score

Marietta, GA - The Georgia Department of Education released the 2016 scores on Tuesday. Here are how Cobb's other schools performed.

Fromm's debut tough to top | Sports

ATHENS — Jake Fromm was only 10 years old when he talked his grandfather into taking him to a store in Macon that featured Georgia Bulldogs merchandise.

Georgia Senate announces new leader for education policy  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The new leader for education policy in the Georgia Senate is a Gwinnett County lawmaker with little background in K-12 policy but a keen interest in a condition ...

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