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Drunk man carrying loaded gun, knife and whiskey arrested at Sprayberry High School, police say  MDJOnline.com

A Marietta man faces a felony charge after police say he took a shortcut through Sprayberry High School while drunk, carrying a knife, a loaded handgun and a ...



Man with weapon arrested on Sprayberry campus  MDJOnline.com

Sprayberry High School was placed on alert on Friday afternoon when an intoxicated man was discovered with a weapon as he entered school grounds from ...



Smith, Johnny | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Johnny Eugene Smith went home to be with the Lord July 26, 2019. Johnny was a native of Marietta, Ga. attended Sprayberry High School (Class of '73).



Architect for new Sprayberry High School gym, renovations approved  East Cobb News

Design work for a new Sprayberry High School gym and renovations to the school's career training building was approved by the Cobb Board of Education ...



Georgia lands four on CBS Sports Preseason All-America team  247Sports

CBS Sports released its 2019 Preseason All-America team on Tuesday, and the Georgia Bulldogs had one first-team selection and three second-team ...



Sprayberry community mourns death of stadium namesake, longtime coach Jim Frazier  MDJOnline.com

A case could be made that no one loved Sprayberry football more than Jim Frazier, the former Yellow Jackets assistant coach for whom the school's stadium is ...



Former Sprayberry standout Chavis gets first MLB call from Red Sox  MDJOnline.com

Five years after being drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the first round, former Sprayberry High School standout Michael Chavis got the call to the big leagues.



Conner Sr., Narvel | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Narvel Welch Conner Sr., age 77, of Kennesaw, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. He was born in Marietta, GA on March 11, 1942 to the late Clara.



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

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



10th annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop will be April 20  MDJOnline.com

The 10th Annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop, presented by Piedmont Church, Superior Plumbing and C&S Paving, will be April 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 ...



Marietta singer advances in NBC's "The Voice"  MDJOnline.com

Marietta crooner Carter Lloyd Horne has advanced to the next round of NBC's singing competition “The Voice.”



Evans, Cris | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Cris Evans, age 63, of Hiram, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 29, 2019 at ...



Coming home: Cobb seniors return to their Elementary Schools ahead of graduation  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Martha Hudson has taught kindergarten at Kincaid Elementary School in Marietta for 17 years and watched Monday as some of the same students ...



Marietta native passes blind audition on The Voice Monday night  MDJOnline.com

Marietta native and Sprayberry High School graduate Carter Lloyd Horne is known around town for having a great voice, but now the rest of the country knows it, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



AROUND TOWN: Church takes action on parking as Marietta Square grows busier  MDJOnline.com

WITH TRAFFIC SWAMPING Marietta Square, the general citizenry isn't the only one feeling the squeeze. First Baptist Church of Marietta is taking steps to protect ...



Preseason watch lists teeming with Georgia players  247Sports

It's watch-list season in College Football and, as expected, Georgia players are popping up everywhere. The attention is warranted, too. The Bulldogs have had ...



Col. Sonya Allen appointed as Cobb's Chief Deputy Sheriff  MDJOnline.com

Cobb County Sheriff Neil Warren has appointed Col. Sonya Allen as his second in command to take over from retiring Chief Deputy Sheriff Milton Beck in ...



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, ...



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 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.



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.



Commissioners could OK cash grants for Cobb startups  MDJOnline.com

Three of Cobb's budding businesses could have county commissioners to thank Tuesday night.



Police: Marietta man arrested after attempted robberies at three local pharmacies  MDJOnline.com

Police have arrested and charged a Marietta man with brandishing a knife and demanding drugs at three local pharmacies.



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 ...



New NRA president, Cobb native, aiming for higher membership, reclaiming government offices  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The new president of the National Rifle Association has her sights set on growing the organization's membership and reclaiming Georgia's Sixth ...



Upcoming Easter events in Cobb County | Lifestyle  MDJOnline.com

Editor's Note: This story has been updated since it was originally posted on March 29 at 2:29 p.m.. Cobb County is gearing up for a late Easter this year, which ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



James Earl Frazier | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

James Earl Frazier, 86, of Marietta, passed away Thursday July 4, 2019. A memorial *service* will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, July 13 in the chapel of Marietta ...



AROUND TOWN: East Cobber named NRA president; Daughters observe Confederate Memorial Day; 2019 Law Day Awards  MDJOnline.com

AN EAST COBBER has been elected president of the National Rifle Association, replacing retired Lt. Col. Oliver North.



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 –



Peggy Wyrosdick Cain | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Peggy Wyrosdick Cain of Acworth passed away on Friday the 17th. Born July 21 1949 at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. She was a graduate of Sprayberry High ...



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 ...



Jerry Guy | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Jerry Guy, 72, of Acworth, Georgia, died peacefully and went to be with his Lord and Savior, on April 18, 2019. His wife was by his side.



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 ...



Michael Chavis’s cup of coffee in the majors turns into a full-course meal  The Boston Globe

The story of Red Sox infielder Michael Chavis began just 24 miles northwest of Atlanta, at Cadenhead Field in Marietta, Ga., home to his Yellow Jackets of ...



Red Sox prospect Michael Chavis had a crazy first day in the big leagues  MDJOnline.com

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — When Michael Chavis's locker was still empty two hours before game time on Friday night, Alex.



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.



Cobb in Division I: All-Cobb college team has plenty of talent  MDJOnline.com

Justin Fields, Trey Sermon, Jabari Zuniga and Bryson Armstrong are just a hand full of the many talented football players from Cobb County that will take the ...



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 ...



South Cobb outlasts Sprayberry for region title | Sports  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 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 ...



Eric James Biddy | Obituaries  MDJOnline.com

Eric James Biddy, 48, of Marietta died Monday, April 1, 2019. Funeral services will be 2pm Thursday at Mayes Ward Dobbins Funeral Home, Historic Marietta ...



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

The traffic shift of Sandy Plains Road runs between Ebenezer Road and Kinjac Drive near Sprayberry High School. It is set to end Sept. 30.



Marietta native Carter Horne advances on 'The Voice'  MDJOnline.com

Marietta native Carter Lloyd Horne found solace in music in his early teenage years, and has been thrust into a national spotlight, thanks to his recent success ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

After taking a look at archives from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and other sources, below you can find some famous folks who either hail from or are ...



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 ...



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

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



Sprayberry slips past River Ridge | Cobb Football Friday  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — There was an electrifying start, an exciting ending and a bunch of clock management in the middle of Sprayberry's 17-14 victory over River Ridge ...



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 ...



Sprayberry High's Class of 1956 comes together for 60th reunion  MDJOnline.com

Sixty years? Has it really been that long?” seemed to be the sentiment shared by more than 50 members and guests of the Sprayberry High School Class 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 ...



2014 MLB Draft: Boston Red Sox take high school SS Michael Chavis with first pick  MassLive.com

Sprayberry Senior High School (Ga.) shortstop Michael Chavis is the newest members of the Boston Red Sox.



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 ...



Brian Katrek, voice of Kennesaw State broadcasts, calling the Masters  MDJOnline.com

AUGUSTA – Golf fans who watch the Masters on CBS know that Jim Nantz and Nick Faldo will be calling the action in the 18th tower.



Community rallies for Sprayberry High custodian after house fire  FOX 5 Atlanta

Parents describe him as a dedicated employee who genuinely cares about the students and families who grace the halls of Sprayberry High School. Now, they ...



Veteran memorial measure divides commissioners  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — Commissioners narrowly approved a measure to provide oversight of contributions toward a $3.5 million Cobb Veterans Memorial after nearly an ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Buford Elementary announces new principal to oversee kindergarten  Gwinnettdailypost.com

Buford Elementary School principal Tara Prince announced an addition to the school's administration for the 2019-20 school year at the Buford City School ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



A hungry coach: Texas Tech's Chris Beard, Varsity fan  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Maybe you're looking for a team to support in this NCAA tournament. Here's a candidate: Texas Tech, as coached by Chris Beard, who was born in Marietta, ...



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 ...



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 ...



"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 ...



Marietta teen graduates with 'Perfect Attendance' honors  FOX 5 Atlanta

MARIETTA, Ga. - Macey McWhorter knows a thing or two about having a good work ethic. The Sprayberry High School senior hasn't missed a single day of ...



Cobb Schools to Move Forward with $90 Million in Construction Projects  Cobb County Courier

The Cobb school board approved a recommendation 7-0 Thursday to borrow $90 million for planned 2019 construction projects. The loans must be repaid by ...



Salukis release 2019 football recruiting class  KFVS

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Southern Illinois University has released its complete list of 2019 athletes for signing day. The Salukis have recruited some local ...



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.”.



Commentary: Blankenship's dad makes mess of an unfortunate situation  MDJOnline.com

It is hard to be on the right side and the wrong side of an issue at the same time, but that is where the family of former Sprayberry High.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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?



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, ...



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