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Parsons, Twigg lead Allatoona past Sprayberry | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Seniors Daniel Parsons and Jasen Twigg led the way for Allatoona in a 29-7 victory over Sprayberry at Jim Frazier Stadium on Friday.



Cobb Schools moves ahead with $90 million SPLOST advance  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The Cobb School District is moving forward with plans to borrow $90 million to get started on its 2019 construction projects sooner.



PHOTOS: Sprayberry High School 65th anniversary celebration  East Cobb News

Old yearbooks were on display at Saturday's 65th anniversary celebration for Sprayberry High School (East Cobb News photos and slideshow by Wendy ...



Sprayberry architect chosen by Cobb school board  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Cobb County Board of Education decided 7-0 on Dec. 13 to award a nearly $1 million contract to an architect for the Sprayberry High School project and to ...



Georgia kicker, Sprayberry grad Blankenship named second-team All-American  MDJOnline.com

Georgia kicker Rodrigo Blankenship was named a second-team All-American by The Associated Press on Tuesday.



Sprayberry comes back late to beat South Cobb  MDJOnline.com

AUSTELL – Sprayberry found itself trailing South Cobb 27-20 late in the fourth quarter and 96 yards away a potential tying touchdown.



Cobb schools names six new principals  MDJOnline.com

New principals for Walton, Sprayberry and North Cobb high schools, Daniell Middle School and Tritt and Fair Oaks elementary schools were appointed by ...



FRAZIER, Wilma Irene Quarles | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Wilma Irene Quarles Frazier, 85, of Marietta, GA passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. A memorial *service* will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, September 9th in ...



Kelly Jeannette Tay | Obituaries | mdjonline.com  MDJOnline.com

Kelly Jeannette Tay, affectionately known to family as "Kellyboo", has peacefully joined The Lord, on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. She was born December 18, ...



Georgia kicker, Sprayberry grad Rodrigo Blankenship reaches academic milestone  MDJOnline.com

He's known throughout Bulldog Nation by many names — “Goggles” and “Hot Rod” to name a couple. But now he's got a new title to add to his resume –



Cobb traffic: Sandy Plains Road to be disrupted a week by $4.4M project  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A stretch of one of Cobb County's busiest roads will be reduced to single lanes for each direction of traffic next week. The traffic shift of Sandy Plains Road runs ...



Behind the goggles: Rodrigo Blankenship blazes his own path to sports stardom  Red and Black

When Ken Blankenship saw his 10-year old son, Rodrigo Blankenship, kick a football for the first time, it began a long, work-filled journey that ended in ...



Former Sprayberry teammates set to collide on opposing sides of Rose Bowl  MDJOnline.com

Regardless of the outcome of today's Rose Bowl, there will be one thing for certain. “No matter what happens, there's going to be a Sprayberry kid playing for a ...



Lassiter High's Marching Trojan Band performing in Pasadena  MDJOnline.com

After six years, Lassiter High's Marching Band has returned to Pasadena to perform in the 130th Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year's Day.



Arrest made after Sprayberry High School hoax threat  WSB Atlanta

Police have charged the person who sent text messages to Cobb County 911 claiming a shooter was inside Sprayberry High School.



Sprayberry grad McKenzie Mills the return for Marlins slugger Bour  MDJOnline.com

The NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies acquired first baseman Justin Bour from the Miami Marlins for former Sprayberry High School standout McKenzie Mills ...



Sprayberry Trunk or Treat  East Cobb News

Candy, food trucks, raffles and more will be on hand for kids, who are welcome to come in their costumes. Share this post: Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...



New Lassiter High School gym to cost nearly $5M more than initial estimate  East Cobb News

The Cobb Board of Education on Thursday approved spending $15.66 million to build a new Lassiter High School gym, but it's going to cost a good bit more ...



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 ...



Sprayberry High to host marching band festival  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Marching bands from across the Southeast will compete and show off their moves today during Sprayberry High School's 33rd annual Southern ...



Sprayberry alum Brynden Trawick added to AFC unit for Pro Bowl  MDJOnline.com

Former Sprayberry High School standout Brynden Trawick is heading to the Pro Bowl for the first time in his five-year NFL career.



Advocacy group, county leaders to discuss east Cobb 'eyesore'  MDJOnline.com

Organizers of an east Cobb advocacy group seeking redevelopment of a shopping center it deems an eyesore are inviting the public to a meeting Wednesday ...



Allatoona routs Sprayberry in homecoming victory | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

ACWORTH — Allatoona celebrated its 2017 homecoming with a 37-15 win over Sprayberry in a Region 6AAAAAA game Friday night.



Sprayberry pair among SEC's top freshmen | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

Cobb County has some up-and-coming football players in the Southeastern Conference.



Cobb Musicians March into Annual Band Exhibition  Patch.com

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



Marietta cheerleaders start 'dress closet' to help fellow students  FOX 5 Atlanta

MARIETTA, Ga. -. When a few girls at Sprayberry High School started opening up about why they aren't going to Homecoming on September 9, their ...



Cobb officer accused of assault, soliciting 12-year-old for sex has resigned  MDJOnline.com

A Cobb police officer accused of assaulting a mentally-delayed woman during sex and attempting to solicit a 12-year-old girl for sex has resigned, a department ...



These are the most famous folks from Cobb County  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Of course the Big Chicken is the most famous structure in Cobb County, but what about people? After taking a look at archives from The Atlanta ...



Longtime Cobb County employee honored for 50 years of service  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The career of Brenda Legg, the longest serving employee of Cobb County government's Information Services department, predates the ...



Sprayberry bested by Sequoyah in season finale | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA – Sequoyah earned its way into the postseason with a dominating fourth quarter, defeating the Yellow Jackets 38-28 to advance to the playoffs for ...



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.



LGE partners with Positive Athlete Georgia to present Extra Credit Awards  MDJOnline.com

On June 5, Marietta-based LGE Community Credit Union awarded two local students with the Positive Athlete Georgia LGE Extra Credit Award at the 2017-2018 ...



Boys Swimmer of the Year: From Jacket to Bulldog, Ananda Lim swims his way to Georgia  MDJOnline.com

Ananda Lim is planning on spending the next four years swimming at the very aquatic center where he said he took his first baby steps — the University of ...



Sprayberry High's NJROTC program continues to grow  FOX 5 Atlanta

The Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) at Sprayberry High School competes in drill competitions against other programs. Recently, they ...



Sprayberry soccer team tries to 'find a way'  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The Sprayberry boys soccer team is using the Spanish phrase “busca la forma” as its motto this season.



South Cobb outlasts Sprayberry for region title | Sports | mdjonline.com  MDJOnline.com

WOODSTOCK — South Cobb overcame a slow start and held off a late comeback attempt to win the Region 6AAAAAA tournament with a 52-49 win over ...



Cobb Students Excel On Georgia Milestones In 2017-2018  Patch.com

Cobb Students Excel On Georgia Milestones - Marietta, GA - Cobb County students scored better than their peers statewide on the Georgia Milestones during ...



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 ...



"Memorial Mayhem" brings pro wrestling back to Cobb County Civic Center  MDJOnline.com

Professional wrestling will return to the Cobb County Civic Center on Saturday as Universal Championship Wrestling hosts its Memorial Mayhem show at 7:30 ...



Vikings see larger role for Sprayberry grad Jerick McKinnon  MDJOnline.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Jerick McKinnon took the handoff left and hit heavy traffic in his own end zone, bouncing off a Minnesota blocker to find a different route ...



Sprayberry High School Archives  East Cobb News

PHOTOS: 9th annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop at Sprayberry HS · March 31, 2018 5:40 PM March 31, 2018 5:39 PM by Wendy Parker · Northeast ...



Live updates: Ga. students walk out against gun violence  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A high school shooting in Florida led to a national student walkout that swept up students in Georgia, some with the support of their school districts and others ...



Sprayberry classmates mourn death of Marine killed in Chattanooga  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Father of gunman in Chattanooga is 'devastated' and apologizes » Feds: Shooting of Marines an 'act of terrorism' » Chattanooga shooting victim Skip Wells ...



Cobb going back to school in July for first time ever  MDJOnline.com

Cobb County schools will start back earlier than ever this year — students are scheduled to begin the academic year on July 31, a decision that has been ...



Rodrigo Blankenship will return to Georgia for senior season  247Sports

Georgia Bulldogs football kicker Rodrigo Blankenship isn't done yet. Blankenship announced on Twitter Saturday evening that he is returning for the 2019 ...



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.



'Phenomenal' teachers at Barber Middle, Sprayberry High awarded in September  MDJOnline.com

Cobb Schools recognizes a Phenomenal Teacher of the Week on Fridays.



DB Dreshun Miller Commits to LSU  And the Valley Shook

LSU has popped it's third commitment on the third and final day of this week's Elite Camp, with junior college defensive back Dreshun Miller informing Ed ...



Cobb schools valedictorians and salutatorians announced for 2018; 76 percent of graduates are college-bound  East Cobb News

As graduations continue this week, Cobb schools valedictorians and salutatorians have been named. The district also has released some college-bound ...



Warrant: Cobb police officer accused of assault faces new charge of soliciting sex with 12-year-old girl  MDJOnline.com

A Cobb police officer accused of assaulting a mentally-delayed woman during sex now faces additional charges of attempting to solicit a 12-year-old girl for sex, ...



After overcoming back injury, former Sprayberry star Sermon quickly becomes contributor at Oklahoma  MDJOnline.com

NORMAN, Okla. — Trey Sermon felt the helmet of the safety slam into his lower back.



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, ...



Robert Gibson Monroe | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Robert Gibson Monroe, age 55, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away May 2, 2018. Born in 1963, Robert graduated from Sprayberry High School with honors as ...



Sprayberry Crossing Shopping Center subject of March public meeting  East Cobb News

A citizens group that's been trying to address the decaying Sprayberry Crossing Shopping Center is organizing a public meeting next month to bring more ...



SAT scores released for Cobb, Marietta Schools  MDJOnline.com

Cobb students topped the national average on this year's SATs, according to data released by the district Tuesday, beating out the country's average score by 28 ...



Carrol Lynn Davis Cassell | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Carrol Lynn Davis Cassell, age 67, of Ellijay, Georgia passed away August 31, 2018. Memorial *Service* will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at ...



Owners of Sprayberry Crossing Shopping Center put on notice by county  Cobb County Courier

The Sprayberry Crossing Shopping Center at 2692 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta has been the subject of local ire for many years due to the crumbling and ...



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 ...



Here’s a big list of movies and TV shows that filmed in Cobb in 2017  Atlanta Journal Constitution

With bucolic downtowns featuring centerpiece fountains, garden beds filled with jonquils and a roadside Big Chicken, who wouldn't want to film in Cobb County?



Former Sprayberry star Byrd suspended by baseball  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Former Sprayberry High school standout Marlon Byrd, who plays for the Cleveland Indians, has been suspended 162 games by Major League Baseball for ...



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.



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.”.



Man convicted of killing 2 teens in a crash seeks new trial  Atlanta Journal Constitution

He was one of two men involved in a chase that ended in a hit-and-run crash that killed two teens. Now, one of drivers convicted in the 2014 crash says he ...



Braves draft Marietta native and Georgia Southern pitcher Landon Hughes  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Braves drafted Georgia Southern University pitcher and former Sprayberry High School star Landon Hughes with their first pick of the seventh round of the ...



New leaders abound among east Cobb football coaches  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — As the East Cobb Area Council of the Cobb Chamber held its annual Pigskin Preview at Indian Hills Country Club, it welcomed four new faces to ...



UK offers Junior College prospects including LSU commit  247Sports

Kentucky is looking to add more experience to their 2019 recruiting class.



East Cobb high school graduation dates for 2018 announced  East Cobb News

East Cobb high school graduation dates have been announced for the Class of 2018, with five of the six schools holding commencement exercises at the ...



Marietta, Cobb County school district climate ratings mostly stay the same, rise  MDJOnline.com

With a few exceptions, schools in the Cobb County and Marietta City districts stayed about the same or showed improvement in their 2016 school climate ratings.



Georgia on their mind: OU players share connections with UGA players  NewsOK.com

NORMAN — Though Oklahoma and Georgia have never played against each other, some of OU's players share connections with some Bulldogs through their ...



Metro Atlanta schools address ‘digital divide’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When rain, wind, and then snow forced metro Atlanta school districts to close repeatedly last year, several systems told students to log into computers at home ...



Year In Review: Those We'll Remember  MDJOnline.com

Editor's Note: Below is a list of notable locals who died this year compiled from the paid obituaries that appeared in the Marietta Daily Journal from Jan. 1 to Dec.



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.



WV MetroNews West Virginia in hot pursuit of LSU DB commit Dreshun Miller  West Virginia MetroNews

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – As college football's early signing period approaches on Dec. 19, West Virginia needs to make a push to beef up its 2019 recruiting ...



East Cobb Halloween events: Pumpkin Patches, fairs, festivals and more  East Cobb News

Pumpkin Patches are already open at a couple of East Cobb churches, and other faith communities and other arts and musical groups have Halloween-themed ...



Maria Clark East Side Elementary School Archives  East Cobb News

Three more East Cobb principals were appointed by the Cobb Board of Education Thursday night. Adam Hill is returning to East Cobb after two years as ...



Café 33 restaurant closes after more than six years in Sprayberry area  East Cobb News

Late Friday night the Café 33 restaurant on East Piedmont Road announced it has closed, but gave no reason for the decision. The restaurant's website also has ...



Blankenship beats out transfer to be Georgia's top kicker  MDJOnline.com

ATHENS — Rodrigo Blankenship will be the starting placekicker when No. 15 Georgia opens its season against Appalachian State on Saturday.



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 ...



Wheeler High School Archives  East Cobb News

For the first time in its six-year history, the Wheeler STEAM Symposium invited elementary school students to take part in its wide-ranging collection of class and ...



Fans flock to Civic Center for star-studded pro wrestling event  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA -- Professional wrestling made its return to the Cobb County Civic Center on Saturday night for Universal Championship Wrestling's Memorial ...



Cobb grocery store plan to be discussed after residents raise concerns  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Marietta residents are concerned about a proposed Lidl grocery store replacing the Park 12 movie theater. The Cobb County board will soon be involved.



Marietta post office re-named in honor of fallen Marine Skip Wells  11alive.com

MARIETTA, Ga. -- On Friday, President Obama signed a bill officially naming a Marietta post office for a fallen Cobb County marine.



Evans goes from playing last baseball game to signing with Shorter  Daily Tribune News

Cartersville High School 2018 graduate John Reed Evans, front row, center, signed on Tuesday to play baseball at Shorter University in Rome. On hand for the ...



Lance Cpl. Squire Wells honored at Sprayberry High School  DVIDS

MARIETTA, Ga. - Family, friends, Marines, veterans and community members poured in by the hundreds to line the stadium bleachers at Sprayberry High School ...



New Simpson Middle principal wants to grow STEM program with garden  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — New Simpson Middle School Principal Ansley Daniel said she plans to ramp up the east Cobb middle school's science, technology, engineering ...



East Cobb Easter Events: Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop; the bunny comes to The Avenue  East Cobb News

Saturday marks the 9th annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop, returning to the football field at Sprayberry High School (2525 Sandy Plains Road), with ...



Lassiter High School Archives  East Cobb News

Thanks to the Cobb County School District for the photos and info about its “Tank” grant competition that took place recently, and featured several teachers and ...



104 local notables who died in 2017  MDJOnline.com

Editor's Note: Below is a list of notable locals who died this year compiled from the paid obituaries that appeared in the Marietta Daily Journal. Click the next ...



BRAY, Anne Miley | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Anne Miley Bray, 70, of Canton, GA. passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017. A memorial *service* will be held 11:00 am, Friday, June 2nd at the First Presbyterian ...



Walton High School Archives  East Cobb News

Longtime Walton High School principal Judy McNeill is retiring. Walton Principal Judy McNeill. In making several principal-level appointments Thursday evening ...



ASH, Michael Patrick | Obituaries | mdjonline.com  MDJOnline.com

September 9, 1969 – October 13, 2016) Michael Patrick Ash, aged 47 years, of Marietta, GA transitioned from this world at approximately 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, ...



Dr. Seuss Storytimes return to Gritters Library in 'Read Across America' event  East Cobb News

At the end of winter break week, Sprayberry High School is once again sponsoring a Dr. Seuss Storytimes session Saturday at the Gritters Library (880 Shaw ...



Two Marietta men die in crash with brick sign  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Two Marietta men died in a single-car crash early Sunday after one of them, driving at a high speed, lost control and struck a brick sign along Sandy Plains Road ...



Cobbs Walton High Has Georgias 3rd Highest SAT Score  Patch.com

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



Low bid for Walton gym and performing arts rebuild is $31.7 million  East Cobb News

The original Walton High School building has been torn down, and new gymnasium and performing arts space will go in its place. According to an early look at ...



KSU graduate finishes with help from family, benefactors  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — Thomas Busby of Acworth will wear a cap and gown like countless other Kennesaw State University graduates today and tomorrow during the ...



Growing up in Atlanta, Vikings’ Jerick McKinnon was fueled by doubters  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon will be thinking this weekend about the middle school coach who told him he was too small to play football and would get ...



JOHNSON, Christine Elizabeth | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Christine Elizabeth Johnson passed away on October 29, 2016. In 2015 she was honored as a Doctoral graduate from the University of Kentucky, College of ...



Blankenship taking advantage of his opportunities as Georgia's top kicker  MDJOnline.com

Rodrigo Blankenship was a bystander last season when Georgia beat Penn State at the TaxSlayer Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida.



Former Sprayberry football star Rodrigo Blankenship helps Georgia Bulldogs reach national championship game  East Cobb News

When former Sprayberry football star Rodrigo Blankenship kicked a 55-yard field goal for the Georgia Bulldogs near the end of the first half on New Year's Day ...



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