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Arthur and Mary Elwell celebrate 50th anniversary  SILive.com

Andover, N.J. residents Arthur and Mary Elwell celebrated 50 years of marriage on Jan. 25.



Vivian Cherry, 98, Socially Aware Street Photographer, Is Dead  The New York Times

Vivian Cherry, a photographer whose gritty black-and-white images of street scenes recall a bygone era in New York City, died on March 4 in Albuquerque.



Fire breaks out in new construction at Walton High School  WSB Atlanta

Viewers sent us several videos showing smoke pouring from the roof of the new construction part of the building.



Walton softball parents raise facility concerns at school board town hall  MDJOnline.com

EAST COBB — Walton High's displaced softball team dominated much of the conversation during a town hall hosted by the two newest members of Cobb's ...



Catherine Mallanda named Walton High School principal; other East Cobb school appointments made  East Cobb News

Walton High School has a new principal who will be very familiar to students when she takes over at the start of the new school year. She's assistant principal ...



South Walton High School's classroom addition is almost complete  WJHG-TV

Parents and local officials were invited to the high school on Friday for tours. Ten new classrooms were added with state-of-the-art technology including ...



Walton Band Garage Sale dropoff spot is at former Mattress Firm store  East Cobb News

Leaders of the Walton High School Marching Raider Band have announced the location of the 2019 garage sale donations site. Now through Friday, March 8, ...



Walton leads eight Cobb high schools on 2018 U.S. News rankings  MDJOnline.com

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.



Walton High School Principal Judy McNeill retiring; Cobb school board adopts $1.2B budget  East Cobb News

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



AROUND TOWN: Cobb school board member on DC protests; Walton High's renovations; Loudermilk on the shutdown  MDJOnline.com

COBB SCHOOL BOARD member Dr. Jaha Howard has waded into the shrill debate over a viral encounter outside the Lincoln Memorial in Washington between ...



SUPER SENIOR: Walton valedictorian taking 4.8 GPA to Ga. Tech  MDJOnline.com

Competition is always stiff at Walton High School, but 17-year-old Andy Chyong graduated at the very top of his class.



South Walton High School teacher on leave after he's heard cursing at students  WJHG-TV

Principal Dr. Alexis Tibbetts of South Walton High School said a social studies teacher is on administrative leave after a video surfaced of him cursing at ...



Outgoing Walton principal named Educator of the Year  MDJOnline.com

EAST COBB— Longtime Walton High School principal Judy McNeill has seen thousands of students come and go over the last three decades.



Walton, East Cobb high schools fare well in latest US News rankings  East Cobb News

Walton High School has been named one of the Top 10 public high schools in Georgia by U.S. News, but other East Cobb high schools also fared well in the ...



Walton High School SkillsUSA adopt a senior | Education  MDJOnline.com

The Walton SkillsUSA Club, led by president James Siad and advisor Dan Campagna, recently adopted a homebound and financially challenged senior citizen ...



South Walton High School construction continues through start of new school year  WJHG-TV

With the beginning of another school year next week, school district officials in Walton County are still working on one school's expansion.



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 ...



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 ...



Walton High School Student Dies Suddenly  AllOTSEGO

WALTON – A senior at Walton High School died suddenly this morning, after she suffered a medical emergency in the hallways, according to a letter sent home ...



Walton High celebrates new $48 million school building  MDJOnline.com

Today is the day when high school freshmen all over Cobb County will be wandering the halls of their new schools, schedule sheets in hand, struggling to find ...



At Walton High School walkout, parents and families offer support  East Cobb News

As a television news helicopter buzzed overhead, several dozen parents, family members and friends of Walton High School walkout students gathered ...



Walton High School charter renewal, $40M in construction loans approved by Cobb school board  East Cobb News

The Cobb school board on Thursday voted 7-0 for a Walton High School charter renewal for another five years. Recent meetings with staff and parents included ...



Walton Band Recycling Event  East Cobb News

Bring your electronics, medals, paint and other items listed on the flyer below to help the Walton Band fundraiser. Share this post: Click to share on Facebook ...



Walton High School walkout leaders say nearly 2300 students have signed up for protest  East Cobb News

The organizers of a Walton High School walkout in favor of gun control say nearly 2,300 students have signed up for a planned protest on March 14. That's an ...



Local high school QB makes ESPN highlights with epic play  WSB Atlanta

Friday night lights shined on Walton High School Friday night as ESPN was in town to broadcast Walton's game vs. North Gwinnett.



Cobb ACT results for 2018 led by Walton, Pope and Lassiter  East Cobb News

Walton, Pope and Lassiter High School students paced the Cobb ACT results for 2018, as the Cobb County School District surpassed the Georgia and national ...



Cobb schools campuses closed to 'visitors' Wednesday on walkout day; Walton says threat against school not credible  East Cobb News

UPDATED, 5:30 P.M.. Walton High School Principal Judy McNeill sent out this message to parents this afternoon: We have received many reports of a threat ...



Walton High School plans closing gala  New York Daily News

After more than 75 years, Walton High School, at 2780 Reservoir Ave., is being phased out in June. School officials, however, plan a swanky gala for the final ...



Do Jewish Day School Students Have an Advantage?  Atlanta Jewish Times

There are many more factors that go into choosing a school than just statistics... including the cost of Jewish education, which is an expensive prospect.



Principals text inadvertently dials up panic  The Northwest Florida Daily News

SANTA ROSA BEACH — A text intended to reassure students and parents instead may have helped to dial up the panic.The text from South Walton High School ...



Walton High School new building Archives  East Cobb News

East Cobb News launched in July, but most of the most notable stories in the community took place during those last six months of 2017. With just a few days left ...



Walton SkillsUSA Club sweeps competition | Education  MDJOnline.com

The Walton High School SkillsUSA Club swept the Region 3 Competition this past weekend in Atlanta.



New uses for Bay Elementary to be considered  The Northwest Florida Daily News

SANTA ROSA BEACH — When Walton County's Dune Lakes Elementary School opens next year, the now-overcrowded Bay Elementary School might have a ...



Pope, Walton band directors start and finish careers together  MDJOnline.com

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



Former Pope principal named Buford school superintendent  East Cobb News

Robert Downs, who was a principal at Pope High School and an assistant principal at Wheeler and Sprayberry, has been named superintendent for Buford City ...



Hughes: 165 Bay County students remain in Walton County school district  DeFuniak Springs Herald

Story and photo by JENNA BAILEY. On Tuesday, December 4, at 5 p.m. the Walton County School Board (WCSB) held a regular meeting at the Tivoli ...



Demolition of original Walton High School building on Cobb school board agenda  East Cobb News

The original Walton High School building stands empty, with a new classroom facility having just opened. Tearing down the old building, which opened in 1975, ...



Lassiter back stadium parking lot closing due to gym construction  East Cobb News

Starting on Sunday, the Lassiter back stadium parking lot will be closed because of the start of construction for a new primary gymnasium. New Lassiter High ...



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 ...



Walton High sophomore wins first place at Georgia SkillsUSA Championship  MDJOnline.com

James Siad, a sophomore at Walton High School, won first place at the recent Georgia SkillsUSA Championship. Siad was awarded the Gold Medal in the ...



new Lassiter High School gym Archives  East Cobb News

Starting on Sunday, the Lassiter back stadium parking lot will be closed because of the start of construction for a new primary gymnasium. New Lassiter High ...



Student's death leaves Walton grieving | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

The death of a Walton senior Tuesday was a shock, according to two friends who said the school community has lost a warm, helpful, smart and athletic student.



Lassiter High School graduation rate tops Cobb schools for 2018  East Cobb News

The Cobb County School District announced today its graduation rates for 2018, and Lassiter High School is tied for the best in the county. Lassiter students ...



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.



PHOTOS: Walton High School ribbon-cutting and open house  East Cobb News

Walton Principal Judy McNeill (in black dress) helps cut the ribbon with Cobb school superintendent Chris Ragsdale (with scissors), Cobb school board ...



Study: These are the top school districts, high schools in Georgia  WSB Atlanta

Students in one metro Atlanta district will have some bragging rights as they head back for the new school year.



Walton High School graduation Archives  East Cobb News

The six East Cobb high school graduation events will take place Tuesday through Saturday as the Cobb County School District's 2018-19 school year comes to ...



From Walton to MLS, Courtemanche serves key role in league's front office  MDJOnline.com

As Major League Soccer continues to gain popularity and see its attendance figures increase, the league relies on senior personnel to effectively spread its ...



Stephens leaves Walton after 6 seasons to join Spurrier in Orlando  The Northwest Florida Daily News

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — Jimmy Ray Stephens is ending his six-year run at Walton High School. He's headed home to fulfill a dream. Stephens, the Braves ...



845 Life: Security pros add tech to help keep local schools safe  Times Herald-Record

With school threats seemingly everywhere these days, security officials can use a helping hand.“There is no question that technology and security work hand in ...



Penny Marshall, star of ‘Laverne & Shirley’ and director of Hollywood blockbusters, dead at 75  PIX11 New York

HOLLYWOOD HILLS, Calif. — Penny Marshall, the star of the sensational 1970s sitcom hit "Laverne & Shirley" and director of blockbuster movies, has died, ...



Denielle Ziemba: Only the scale has changed in school shootings  Oneonta Daily Star

Another school shooting. My first thought was: Not again. Then my mind went back to the first school shooting I remember. I was in 11th grade at Downsville ...



Walton high school student dies after medical emergency  Press & Sun-Bulletin

A 12th-grade Walton Central School student died Tuesday after a medical emergency in a hallway, according to the Delaware County school district.



Cobb SAT scores for 2018 paced by Pope, Lassiter and Walton  East Cobb News

Similar to what we posted last week about Cobb ACT scores, the Cobb SAT scores for 2018 are in, and three East Cobb schools led the way in the county.



NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity dedicates final two homes of 2018  MDJOnline.com

Smyrna-based NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity dedicated its final two homes of the year on Dec. 15 in Mableton.



Walton County School District Ranks Among Best High Schools in the Nation  My Panhandle

Even though school is almost out for the summer, one school district is getting national attention.



Parents of murdered Auburn University student furious killer wants new trial  WSB Atlanta

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - The parents of a Marietta teenager murdered at Auburn University a decade ago are furious the man convicted of killing her has asked for ...



East Cobb students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists  East Cobb News

A total of 64 East Cobb students have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists. National Merit Scholarships, East Cobb students. They come from ...



East Cobb principals appointed; Mavity named assistant superintendent  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 ...



Retiring Dickerson Middle School principal honored by Georgia PTA  East Cobb News

At last week's Georgia PTA convention in Augusta, Dr. Carole Brink, the retiring Dickerson Middle School principal, was named the organization's middle school ...



Trump victory makes waves at Walton High School  MDJOnline.com

The mother of a Walton High School student said the Cobb School District has censored her daughter's freedom of speech while the district claims the student's ...



Former South Walton HS wrestler making MMA debut  The Northwest Florida Daily News

FORT WALTON BEACH — Former state champion wrestler and South Walton High School graduate Andrew “Odie” Delaney, 28, is making his amateur mixed ...



South Walton teacher suspended for cursing at students  The Northwest Florida Daily News

SOUTH WALTON — A South Walton High School teacher was placed on administrative leave just before noon Tuesday after a video was publicized of the ...



Board announces new principal for Atlanta Classical Academy  MDJOnline.com

Atlanta Classical Academy's Board of Directors recently announced Chris Knowles as the school's new principal beginning in the 2018-19 school year. The APS ...



Cobb Schools Tank grant winners include Lassiter and Keheley teachers  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 ...



Walton students lauded at gala for graphic arts  MDJOnline.com

Walton students were recognized in the Egyptian Ballroom of the Fox Theatre at the Printing and Imaging Association of Georgia Print Excellence 2018 Gala on ...



New BMHS principal believes literacy is the key to learning  Beloit Daily News

BELOIT - New Beloit Memorial High School (BMHS) Principal Orlando Ramos has a mission and a strategy - improvi.



High school students arrested in connection with armed burglaries  WJHG-TV

Three high school students are facing charges in connection with several burglaries.



$48 million replacement high school opens in Marietta, Ga.  American School & University

The Cobb County (Ga.) district has replaced a high school in Marietta with a $48 million facility. The Marietta Daily Journal reports that the new Walton High ...



Lassiter girls best Walton with scoring runs | Sports  MDJOnline.com

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 ...



History made on Capitol Hill has Georgetown roots  South Strand news

When Congress opened a new session in Washington this month, there was history made with a family connection to Georgetown.



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 ...



Safe Water for Walton stays busy with Drew Brees hurricane relief check, several school district partnerships  DeFuniak Springs Herald

SAFE WATER FOR WALTON 2019 BOARD: The 2019 Board for Safe Water for Walton was recently announced: charter boat Capt. Hunter Ray of Freeport; ...



Young Braves look to reclaim winning ways  The Northwest Florida Daily News

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — After nearly a month on the job as Walton's football coach, Bobby Moore finds himself operating on the W.I.N. principle: What's ...



Upcoming Red Cross blood drives | Lifestyle  MDJOnline.com

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



Four county tennis teams remain in pursuit of berths into state championship round  MDJOnline.com

The Kell and Walton girls tennis teams know they can be just as successful with revamped lineups.



East Cobb schools excel in 2018 Georgia Milestones results  East Cobb News

Several East Cobb schools led or did well in various categories of academic performance in the 2018 Georgia Milestones report. The data was released Friday ...



Walton County Commissioners Continue Fight Regarding Customary Use  My Panhandle

The battle for public beaches continued over in Walton County as a public hearing was held to discuss the controversial topic.



South Walton High School welcomes 15th year  Walton Sun

South Walton High School had just 300 students and 32 teachers when they first opened their doors in 2002. In the past 15 years, the school has grown to ...



COBB CARES: Talent abounds in Cobb's high school musicals  MDJOnline.com

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



Classic Hollywood: Two ‘red diaper babies’ remember the blacklist in the acclaimed play ‘Finks’  Los Angeles Times

Writer Joe Gilford and director/producer Michael Pressman have been friends since they were “red diaper babies” in New York City over six decades ago.



First look photos: New Brumby ES, East Cobb MS campuses nearing completion  East Cobb News

In less than a month the rebuilt campuses of Brumby Elementary School and East Cobb Middle School will be open for classes at their new adjacent locations ...



Walton teacher in sex case gets 6 months in jail, 10 years probation  The Daily Star

DELHI -- Delaware County Judge Carl F. Becker on Monday rejected a tearful plea from Stephanie Fletcher to be spared from serving jail time, sentencing the ...



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 ...



Bronx high school swept after student finds map of college campus with ‘place bomb here’ written on it  New York Daily News

A Bronx high school building was swept for explosives as cops investigated a threat against a nearby college, officials said.



Walton HS of Marietta, Ga., VolleyballMag.com's national team of the year  Volleyball Magazine

After winning a Georgia state championship in 2016, coach Suzanne Fitzgerald of Walton High School in Marietta felt a major change was necessary for 2017.



Walton loses lead in decisive game against North Paulding  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — It was the kind of loss that will likely hurt for some time.



Cobb schools superintendent proposing larger raises for employees  MDJOnline.com

The Cobb County School District's roughly 15000 employees can expect heftier paychecks next year.



Walton schedules 2nd beach hearing  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Walton County officials were not acting in an abundance of caution Tuesday when they sent out two releases announcing a Nov. 3 public hearing to discuss ...



GEICO ESPN High School Football Showcase includes seven way-too-early Super 25 teams  USA TODAY High School Sports

You won't have to rack up frequent flyer miles in order to see the country's best high school football players in action this fall. On Wednesday, ESPN released the ...



Five of Cobb's STAR students recognized for outstanding achievements  MDJOnline.com

MARIETTA — The county's top performing high school students were honored this week at the 51st annual STAR student and teacher banquet, sponsored by ...



Walton prepped for round 2 of Thursday night football  The Northwest Florida Daily News

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — Bobby Moore isn't a fan of Thursday night football.High school games played on Thursdays upset the routine. It's one fewer day of ...



Nicholson Elementary students get ready for school on 'ride-along' day  East Cobb News

Thanks to the Cobb County School District's communications office for the photos from today's ride-along for Nicholson Elementary students who aren't as ...



Looking good for customary use hearing No. 2  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Walton County officials are ready to take a second stab at conducting the public hearing required to announce their intent to seek a judge's declaration that ...



Walton County Customary Use meeting on November 3 – Parking, Traffic, Security & Procedures  DeFuniak Springs Herald

From Walton County. The Walton County Customary Use Hearing on Saturday, Nov. 3 will be held at South Walton High School, located at 645 Greenway Trail, ...



Walton principal Judy McNeill Archives  East Cobb News

UPDATED Thursday, March 8, 1:33 p.m.. Since we posted this, Judy McNeill has sent out a letter to the Walton community, indicating that a pre-school memorial ...



Former Glynn, FA assistant takes over at Brantley County  Brunswick News

Geoff Cannon remembers what it was like being a senior at Walton High School in 1995 when new head coach Ed Dudley took over the program. Fast-forward ...



Walton baseball team returning to national showcase | Sports  MDJOnline.com

Walton will return to the National High School Invitational this spring after receiving an invitation from USA Baseball.



Top Georgia players get All-American jerseys in ceremony at College Football Hall of Fame  USA TODAY High School Sports

Nine of the best high school players in Georgia received their All-American Bowl jerseys at a ceremony at the College Football Hall of Fame.



Walton County Storm Information  WJHG-TV

Here's the latest information for residents and visitors in the Walton County area as it relates to Hurricane Michael.



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