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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 ...

Lassiter teens get hands-on lesson on drunk driving

MARIETTA — Lassiter High School junior Harper Coombs stumbled and struggled to take nine steps, one foot in front of the other, as Cobb police officer ...

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 ...

Savannah native leads Mariettas Lassiter High School Marching Band in 130th Rose Bowl Parade  Savannah Morning News

On New Year's Day, an estimated 70 million people across the globe will be tuning in to watch the 130th Tournament of Roses Parade, and a proud Savannah ...

Lassiter High's Marching Trojan Band performing in Pasadena

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.

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 ...

Southeastern Brass Band Festival to take the stage at Lassiter High School

The inaugural Southeastern Brass Band Festival will be May 11 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Lassiter High School Concert Hall, 2601 Shallowford Road in ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Eight students from Cobb honored as STARs at annual banquet

MARIETTA — Eight academic superstars from high schools in Cobb County advanced to the regional level after being honored this week at the 52nd annual ...

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, ...

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

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 ...

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.

Law school next on tap for former Lassiter basketball standout Justin Jackson

While many college basketball players ponder futures playing in the NBA or abroad as a senior, Justin Jackson is on a different path.

Warrants: Pair broke into Lassiter high school

Two people have been arrested after police say they broke into Lassiter High School and stole at least $400 worth of handmade jewelry from the school's gym, ...

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.

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 ...

Grieving Lassiter students uplifted by signs | News

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

After a history of drama, Cobb will soon have two Lidl grocery stores  Atlanta Journal Constitution

It wasn't without drama, but Lidl announced Wednesday it will open two grocery stores in Cobb County.The Cobb stores will be on Powder Springs Road and in ...

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 ...

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.

Lassiter grad bids to become American Ninja Warrior

It was nervousness and tears that precluded one of Alyssa Varsalona's greatest experiences.

Buccaneers welcome 13 additional players to signing class  Live 5 News WCSC

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charleston Southern head football coach Autry Denson welcomed his first signing class on Wednesday morning as the Buccaneers ...

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 ...

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

Georgia Tech softball inks four during the fall signing period.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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'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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Paraprofessional resigns after allegedly coming to school under the influence

A paraprofessional at Lassiter High School resigned in August after being accused of coming to work under the influence.

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, ...

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 ...

Schools Rally Around Lassiter After 2 Brothers Die In Crash

Schools Rally Around Lassiter After 2 Deaths - East Cobb, GA - Schools are expressing support for Lassiter High School after brothers James and Joseph Pratt ...

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.

Update: 2 teen pedestrians hit by car, seriously injured at Wheeler HS  East Cobb News

UPDATED, 12:55 P.M. SUNDAY: Cobb Police said two teenage pedestrians were seriously injured Saturday night, one of them with life-threatening injuries, ...

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, ...

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 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.

Garden Fair and Plant Sale springing into Cobb

Get out of bed this weekend and head to The Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County Garden Fair and Plant Sale. The event is Friday and Saturday, April ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.”

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 ...

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.

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.

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

Jackson, a 2018 three-star defensive back, signed with Michigan State.

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.

Hillgrove beats Lassiter after early surge | Sports

POWDER SPRINGS — Five runs in the first inning sparked the momentum as Hillgrove defeated Lassiter 8-2 on Saturday.

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 ...

WHS ensemble chosen to perform with Atlanta Wind Symphony  Daily Tribune News

First, Woodland High's marching band was selected for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Now, its wind symphony has been chosen to perform a first-ever ...

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 ...

Lassiter High Christmas Tree Lot: Hours, Location, Prices

East Cobb, GA - The sales of Christmas trees will benefit the Marching Trojans Band.

Bus Driver In Crash That Killed Lassiter Students Appears Before Judge

Bus Driver In Fatal Roswell Crash Appears In Court - East Cobb, GA - BREAKING: Bus driver in fatal crash that killed two brothers who attended Lassiter High ...

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, ...

Elvis: My Way at Jennie T. Anderson Theatre May 24-25

The Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, 548 South Marietta Parkway SE in Marietta, will have Elvis: My Way May 24-25 at 7 p.m..

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.

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 ...

Man dies in single-vehicle crash near Jamerson Road  East Cobb News

Cobb Police are investigating the death of a motorist near Jamerson Road Sunday morning. Cobb Police, Holly Springs Road suspicious person, East Cobb ...

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.

Powder Springs Library to have Yoga events | Lifestyle

The Powder Springs Library, 4181 Atlanta Street in Powder Springs, will have Yoga with Erica every Thursday in March from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m..

Keep it positive with Pebblebrook High's snappy 'Legally Blonde: The Musical'

In the mood for a great romantic comedy? Jennie T. Anderson Theatre presents Pebblebrook High School in “Legally Blonde: The Musical” this weekend.

The Cobb Youth Museum to have fundraiser event April 27

The Cobb Youth Museum will host Food Trucks and Family Fun April 27 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Marietta High School, 1171 Whitlock Avenue NW in Marietta.

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 ...

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.

Cobb public, private schools prepare to graduate thousands of students

Lassiter High School graduating senior Allison Fine and thousands of other high school seniors will graduate from a public or a private school in Cobb County ...

School choice applications open until Feb. 28

More than 2000 students have already applied to participate in the Cobb School District's school choice program next year, the district reports.

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!

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.

Advocacy group wants more support for Cobb students with dyslexia

An east Cobb mom has seen the difference between children diagnosed with dyslexia early and later in life and how that impacts morale and academic ...

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.

Elementary schoolers with special needs participate in first adapted P.E. field day

MARIETTA — Running around Osborne High School's football field and jumping in two bouncy houses, about 350 Cobb County elementary school students ...

Coastal Football Adds 22 on Early Signing Day

Conway, S. C. – In just the second year of the Early National Signing Day for football, the Coastal Carolina football program added a total of 22 student-athletes ...

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 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 ...

East Cobb students Archives  East Cobb News

Thanks to Katie Valley, a sophomore at Walton High School, for letting us know about a fundraiser she's holding over the next few weeks for the Leukemia and ...

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 HS Band Hosts Annual Christmas Tree Sale

East Cobb, GA - Hundreds of *fresh* Christmas trees are available for sale at the Lassiter High School Band Tree Lot.

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.

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...

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.

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 ...

Hometown Hero Mark Bloom lives his dream with Atlanta United

Head out to the local park on a Saturday morning, and you'll find hordes of kids playing “the Beautiful Game.” Ask them what they want to be when they grow.

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