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Fmr. Jenkins HS band member takes own band to this year's Rose Parade  WSAV-TV

PASADENA, Calif. (NBC) -- Volunteers are putting the finishing touches on this year's Rose Parade floats. Each year crews spend thousands of hours building ...

Ceara Marie Regan | Obituaries

Ceara Marie Regan died unexpectedly on January 8, 2019, from cardiac arrhythmia due to a congenital heart defect. She was 21 years old. Ceara is the ...

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 ...

Lassiter's Irwin steps down as head coach | Cobb Football Friday

Jep Irwin has announced his resignation as head coach of the Lassiter football team, athletic director Scott Kelly confirmed.

Lassiter Band Working To Play Rose Parade  Marietta, GA Patch

Lassiter Band Working To Play Rose Parade - Marietta, GA - The band is one of only 13 high school bands in the nation invited to play the Jan. 1 parade in ...

Lassiter band students working hard to represent in Rose Parade; fundraiser to take place Saturday

MARIETTA — The Lassiter High School Marching Band is one of only 13 high school bands worldwide invited to perform in the 2019 Tournament of Roses ...

U.S. Navy Jazz Band to perform free at Lassiter on Oct. 27

America's Navy is coming to Marietta. The U.S. Navy Band Commodores jazz ensemble performance is scheduled for Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. at Lassiter High School's ...

Man hit by vehicle in northeast Cobb

Cobb Police are asking for the public's help to find a motorist who hit a Marietta man in east Cobb before driving off Tuesday night.

Lassiter Bands Program presents 2018 Percussion Ensemble Symposium this weekend

More than 300 student percussionists will converge on the Lassiter High School campus this weekend, when the Lassiter Bands Program hosts its 5th annual ...

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.

Lutzie 43 Road Race returns to Lassiter High School Aug. 4  East Cobb News

The Lutzie 43 Foundation is once again holding the Lutzie 43 Road Race at Lassiter High School (here's last year's East Cobb News coverage). The event ...

Lassiter girls hold Cambridge at bay to reach semifinals

MARIETTA — It was not the best offensive game for Lassiter's girls lacrosse team, but the Lady Trojans were clicking late in the second half, after trailing by two ...

High schools raise money for Marietta teacher, baby  FOX 5 Atlanta

High schools in Marietta are coming together to raise money for a local teacher and her baby.

Cobb band says it needs help raising $600K to play at Rose Bowl Parade  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Lassiter High School band in Cobb County is trying everything to raise the hundreds of thousands of dollars needed to perform at the Rose Bowl Parade in ...

Lassiter High School raises money to perform at 2019 Rose Parade  CBS46 News Atlanta

More than 200 bands from across the country applied to be a part of the parade and just 13 were chosen. Lassiter High School made the list.

Lassiter to field new team in Georgia Interscholastic Cycling League for 2018

The Georgia Interscholastic Cycling League is forming a mountain bike team for Lassiter High School, Mabry Middle School and Simpson Middle School.

COBB CARES: Lassiter graduate is making waves at U.S. Naval Academy

Lassiter High School graduate Lauren O'Malley is certainly living the unofficial U.S. Navy motto, “Semper Fortis.”

Lassiter sweeps away Kennesaw Mountain on the road

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 ...

Lassiter lacrosse team looks to overcome talent lost to graduation as it seeks state title repeat

Lassiter graduated 16 seniors from the team that won last year's Class 6A/7A state championship after a 10-5 win over defending champion Lambert.

Rose Parade 2019 – Performers & Floats List! | 2019 Rose Parade  Just Jared

Rose Parade 2019 – Performers & Floats List! The 2019 Rose Parade is taking place in just a few hours, and we have all the info you need about the big ...

Lassiter's marching band raising funds to go to 130th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade

The Lassiter High School Marching Band was among a select few high school bands, worldwide, invited to perform in the 130th Annual Tournament of Roses ...

Community says goodbye to Lassiter High teens  WXIA-TV

A community gathered around the family of the Lassiter High School students for a military funeral inside the sanctuary of Piedmont Church in Marietta, Ga.

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 ...

Lassiter High students recognized at International DECA Conference

MARIETTA — Lassiter High School DECA chapter members earned the organization's highest honors at DECA's annual International Career Development ...

Ex-student’s tweet prompts safety concern at Cobb school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A tweet from a former Lassiter High School student prompted a message the principal and caused some current students to either leave early or come late.

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.

Lassiter High School Band hosts Fall Community Recycle Day

The Lassiter High School Band Booster Association will host its annual Fall Community Recycle Day on Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lassiter, 2601 ...

Grieving Lassiter students uplifted by signs

Friends and families of Lassiter High School students greeted students Friday morning outside the high school in east Cobb with signs saying “You matter,” “We ...

Boys Swimming Coach of the Year: Hughes fosters depth of Trojan talent

Lassiter's boys swimming team did not need an abundance of top-tier talent to have its most successful state meet in team history.

Lassiter girls best Walton with scoring runs | Sports

MARIETTA — Lassiter's girls lacrosse team was at its best early and late in beating Walton 17-7 on Friday night in a pivotal Area 4-6A/7A game at Frank ...

Support, love greet family at funeral of Lassiter High teens  WXIA-TV

"After being a Marine for 24 years, I have buried many, many Marines and sailors," he said. "But when you have to put to rest two young people, it is hard.

Despite frequent pressure on goal, Lassiter withstands narrow first-round game

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 ...

Lassiter edges Walton to claim its first county championship in seven years

MARIETTA — After tying Walton for the Day 1 lead, Lassiter pulled away on Day 2 and capture its second Cobb County Invitational golf championship Tuesday ...

Lassiter High School presents 2017 Percussion Ensemble Symposium

The Lassiter High School Bands Program announced that its fourth Annual Percussion Symposium will be held April 21-22 in the Lassiter High School Concert ...

Lassiter Christmas tree lot now open

The Lassiter High School Band's annual Christmas Tree Lot is now open at the Highland Plaza Publix, 3605 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta.

Retired Lassiter band director presented with a major award

Alfred L. Watkins, retired Band Director of Lassiter High School and Conductor of the Cobb Wind Symphony, was recently awarded the Midwest Clinic Medal of ...

Miss North Georgia State Fair crowned

There she is, walking on air… A new Miss North Georgia State Fair has been crowned. The 2018 Miss North Georgia State Fair is Rachel Waddell, 19, ...

Lassiter boys settle for second in team race

ATLANTA — The Lassiter boys were in contention for the majority of Saturday's Class 6A/7A finals at Georgia Tech's McAuley Aquatic Center, but the Trojans ...

Lutzie 43 offers Adapted PE Field Day for special needs students

MARIETTA — The Lutzie 43 Foundation partnered with the Cobb County Elementary School system to host an Adapted Physical Education Field Day at Lassiter ...

Commentary: Hutson Mason's knowledge will help on airwaves with new radio show

Hutson Mason used to be on your television playing quarterback at the University of Georgia.

Freshman boost numbers, bring influx of talent into Lassiter wrestling program

After seeing a steady decline in wrestlers staying on as part of the program over the past four years — falling from 27 in 2014 to 19 last season — Lassiter ...

Cobb School Board looks to tap into reserves for classroom technology

Cobb County's school board is expected to vote Thursday whether to tap into its reserve fund to purchase interactive flat panels for thousands more of its ...

No Words: Lassiter High School Mourns Brothers Killed In Crash

Lassiter High Mourns Brothers Killed In Crash - East Cobb, GA - BREAKING: Two victims in fatal crash identified as James Irving Pratt, 18, and Joseph Thomas ...

Lassiter girls wrap up region title with narrow win over Walton

MARIETTA — One goal that came on a free kick was all Lassiter's girls soccer team needed to beat Walton 1-0 on Friday night at Raider Valley and win Region.

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 ...

Upcoming Red Cross blood drives | Lifestyle

The following upcoming blood drives in Cobb County were taken from the American Red Cross' website.

Lassiter Band Booster Association to have Spring Community Recycle Day on Saturday

The Lassiter Band Booster Association will host a Spring Community Recycle Day on April 15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m..

Lassiter softball team aims high again in 2017 | Sports

MARIETTA — The postseason consistency of Lassiter's softball team can only be matched by a select few county teams.

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, ...

Lassiter High School band invited to 2019 Tournament of Roses parade  East Cobb News

It is with tremendous joy that I announce that the Lassiter High School Marching Trojan Band has been extended an invitation to perform in the 130th annual ...

Kennesaw dad reflects on challenges, rewards of the role of a lifetime

Fathers are providers, coaches, protectors, teachers, and so much more. Today, we celebrate our fathers through Kennesaw resident Adam Cogbill, who shared ...

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 CARES: Talent abounds in Cobb's high school musicals

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

AROUND TOWN: Finger-pointing and the Cobb Republican Party

THERE'S BEEN a bit of Sturm und Drang in Cobb GOP circles following the party's significant losses to Democrats in the Nov. 6 general election.

Official: Ex-student behind Lassiter High threat  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The New York man captured on video holding firearms and threatening to use them at Lassiter High School once attended the northeast Cobb school, officials ...

5 Cobb School Buildings To Be Phased Out, Replaced  Smyrna, GA Patch

5 Cobb School Buildings To Be Phased Out, Replaced - Smyrna-Vinings, GA - An elementary school in Smyrna and gym in Marietta are among buildings ...

Lassiter band headed to next year's Rose Parade

For the fifth time in its 37-year history, Lassiter High's marching band is Pasadena-bound.

WATCH: Cobb teacher proposes to girlfriend at pep rally after lip-sync  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sydney Wright came to Lassiter High School on Friday to watch her boyfriend Robbie Galvin and a fellow teacher perform a lip-sync during a pep rally.

Softball Welcomes 2019 Signing Class – Softball — Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets  Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site

THE FLATS – Georgia Tech softball head coach Aileen Morales added four student-athletes to the 2019-20 roster as part of the fall signing period. “I am excited ...

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 ...

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.

Marietta family adapting to life after daughter's brain tumor

Tears welled in Joyce Jones' eyes as she watched Shepherd Spinal Center therapists help her daughter, Erika Jones, stand for the first time in months.

Pope, Walton band directors start and finish careers together

In a world that can be highly competitive, two local band directors formed an unlikely friendship and will retire together this year.

Police: Former students vandalized high school, terrorized shoppers

Two former Cobb County students face a host of criminal charges following a Saturday evening rampage through east Cobb the duo documented on Snapchat, ...

Undefeated Lassiter, Walton enter state rankings | Cobb Football Friday

Lassiter and Walton had been good for several weeks, but just not good enough to crack the Georgia Sports Writers Association's state rankings.

Marietta thanks veterans with pomp and parade

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

Alliance Francaise of Atlanta announces contest winners | Education

Alliance Francaise of Atlanta announced the winners of its 2018 French & Francophone Culture High School Essay Contest and Middle School Visual Art ...

AROUND TOWN: Pete Borden was a gentleman and a patriot

KNOWN FOR HIS stinging pen and heart of gold, former MDJ columnist Pete Borden succumbed to complications from lung cancer, AT is saddened to learn ...

Three Cobb County wrestling programs headed for Macon in pursuit of state championships

Pope, Hillgrove and Lassiter will each have to navigate challenging fields when the team dual wrestling state championships begin today at the Macon ...

Lassiter's Jackson takes well to football as late bloomer

Lassiter junior cornerback Chris Jackson grew up playing basketball and appeared to be on track to follow in the footsteps of his older brother, Justin, a former ...

4 Cobb County band kids to perform in Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade in NYC

Four east Cobb band students, three from Lassiter High and one from Pope, will fulfill lifelong dreams Thanksgiving morning as they march through the streets of ...

Cobb school board moves ahead with facilities  Atlanta Journal Constitution

To move ahead with new Cobb schools, the Cobb County Board of Education voted April 19 to phase out...

Erika's slow path to recovery

Erika Jones' hand trembled as she gripped the pen to write a “K” on a sheet of paper taped to a table. Her attempt was slow but determined.

Georgia CB Chris Jackson gave Mark Dantonio his word, then shut down recruitment

Chris Jackson, a 2018 Michigan State signee, poses with his dad, Monte, and Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio.( Photo courtesy of Chris Jackson ).

Former Lassiter coach Lindsey hired as Auburn offensive coordinator

Auburn hired former Lassiter High School coach Chip Lindsey as its offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

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 ...

Walton girls roll to 15th straight region championship

CANTON — Walton's girls tennis team continued its dominance Wednesday, beating Etowah 3-0 to claim the Region 4AAAAAAA championship at BridgeMill ...

Lassiter High Christmas Tree Lot: Hours, Location, Prices

Photo Credit: Mike Menninger. Lassiter High School's Trojan Marching Band has returned to the Christmas tree selling business, and is hoping to see you stop ...

Funeral arrangements set for brothers killed in wreck

Funeral arrangements for the Lassiter High School brothers killed in a Monday afternoon car wreck are set for Sunday, according to the Cobb School District.

Marietta student charged with bringing weapons to school  FOX 5 Atlanta

A high school student is facing charges of taking an eight and a half inch knife as well as a stun gun to school.

Students forced to retake ACTs after FedEx loses box of tests, official says | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

In a statement, FedEx told Channel 2's Chris Jose it's "conducting a thorough search" for the missing box of test scores.

Azeez Ojulari, Derrik Allen get chance for Army game recognition

Lassiter's Derrik Allen and Marietta's Azeez Ojulari were both selected to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, which will take place Jan. 6 in San ...

Cobb senior — a mathlete and fencer — gets perfect ACT score  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Justin Coleman, a senior at Marietta's Lassiter High School, earned a perfect 36 composite score on his ACT. He wants to study physics.

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 ...

Lassiter Band Director Removed From Post

East Cobb, GA - Ginny Markham will continue to be a teacher in the Cobb County School District but she has been relieved of all band duties.

Kennesaw Mountain boys break east Cobb stranglehold in Cobb Relays

MARIETTA — If Kennesaw Mountain's swimmers keep having their way, Walton and Lassiter may not be quite as dominant in Cobb County as they have been in ...

Lassiter upended by Roswell in overtime | Cobb Football Friday

MARIETTA — In a Friday night battle between an air attack and a ground attack, it was the ground-and-pound that prevailed with Roswell beating Lassiter 36-30 ...

Bus driver in crash that killed Pratt brothers surrenders to police

The Fulton County school bus driver involved with the wreck that resulted in the death of two east Cobb teens turned himself in to Roswell police Monday at ...

Hillgrove, Pope fall in to consolation bracket, look to finish as high as third

Pope and Hillgrove each lost in the quarterfinal round Friday, but both teams remained in contention for a podium finish at the state duals in Macon.

Cobb high school student dies after classroom collapse  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Cobb County high school student died Friday morning after collapsing in one of his classes. Lassiter High School senior Arjun Chopra died shortly after ...

The best high schools in Cobb County  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Of the 17 high schools in the Cobb County School District, nine are included in U.S. News and World Report's rankings of the nation's best public schools.

Young ladies wow judges, spectators at North Georgia State Fair

MARIETTA — This year's beauty pageants at the North Georgia State Fair drew more than 45 contestants from across the state vying to compete for top honors ...

Enjoying the Rhodes less traveled | Sports

Cody Runnels' 10-year career with World Wrestling Entertainment came to an end last May.

These award-winning Atlanta students are headed to Ivy League schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

For these Atlanta students, the next school they'll attend is an Ivy. The AJC Cup recognizes extraordinary students around Atlanta. These young people are ...

Snapchat video shows duo spraying Cobb restaurants with fire extinguishers  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Christopher Gonzalez and Gary Higginbothan face five felonies.

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.”.

Cobb County 6th District Election Guide 2017: Voting Hours, Polling Places, More

Marietta 6th District Election Guide 2017 - Northeast Cobb, GA - Tuesday is the runoff for Georgia's 6th District election: Here are the polling locations, hours and ...

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.

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 ...

Edward Andrews Homes opens four communities in east Cobb

Edward Andrews Homes recently introduced four communities in east Cobb. “With our unique approach to home building, our homes are truly one-of-a-kind and ...

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