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A threat against McEachern High School makes the rounds on social media WXIA

COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- A threat posted on social media Wednesday night claimed someone was going to "shoot up the school today." That school was ...

Auburn basketball signs top-10 recruiting class  WLTZ 38 NBC

On the heels of a 26-win season that included a Southeastern Conference championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament, head coach Bruce Pearl and the ...

Cobb high school hosting Southern band championship  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb County's McEachern High School is hosting the Music for All's Bands of America Powder Springs Regional Championship.

The Sharife Cooper Blog: Strong start to season, Tekashi 6ix9ine, 'Creed II' and more  USA TODAY High School Sports

No. 1 point guard Sharife Cooper blogs about kicking off his season strong, "Creed II" and more.

Thanksgiving: Elite hoopers dish on which skill they're most thankful for  USA TODAY High School Sports

Elite high school basketball players including Josh Green and Sharife Cooper reveal which basketball skill they're most thankful to possess.

Another top Midlands basketball star leaving state to finish high school career  The State

One of the area and state's top high school basketball prospects, Christrian Brown, is leaving the Palmetto State for his senior season.

Elite forward Christian Brown is motivated after a fresh start at McEachern  USA TODAY High School Sports

ATLANTA – Christian Brown doesn't like it, but the realist in him won't allow him not to understand. He's atypical of most elite high school basketball players in ...

Father of Elizabeth Smart will come to Cobb to talk child safety

Ed Smart has lived through every parent's nightmare.

Success leads McEachern program to 400 wins | Cobb Football Friday

McEachern's football program celebrated the 400th victory of its 59-year history, reaching the milestone with a 58-12 victory over a county rival South Cobb on ...

Cobb transportation improvements coming to two schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cobb County Government and the Cobb County School District (CCSD) will work together on transportation improvements near two schools. Intergovernmental ...

McEachern rebounds from loss with emphatic victory | Cobb Football Friday

POWDER SPRINGS — McEachern bounced back from its resounding loss to Colquitt County and made history in the process with a 58-12 win over South Cobb ...

McEachern cannot muster another postseason comeback | Cobb Football Friday

SUWANEE — Another fourth-quarter comeback appeared to be in the works for McEachern on Friday night, but the Indians could not make the plays to pull it off.

McEachern edges North Cobb to clinch narrow Region 3AAAAAAA series

KENNESAW — McEachern survived a seventh-inning surge for a 5-4 win Friday at North Cobb.

Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Big things, Smalls effort — Senior plays pivotal role for McEachern

McEachern was down three points with 15 seconds to play. The game and the season were both on the line in the Class AAAAAAA state quarterfinal against ...

Cobb County players contribute to the winning side in showcase's junior game

POWDER SPRINGS — The Americans jumped out to a 10-0 first-quarter lead and never looked back in taking a 31-19 victory over the Nationals in the Georgia ...

Vanderbilt athletics has experienced death of young athletes in recent years  The Tennessean

When Vanderbilt tight end Turner Cockrell died Thursday from cancer the 21-year-old joined a list of Vandy athletes who've died young in recent years.

McEachern boys' championship hopes dashed by Norcross in quarterfinals

NORCROSS — McEachern could not get anything going from the opening tip and dropped its Class AAAAAAA state quarterfinal game at Norcross 75-55 on ...

Hillgrove completes three-game sweep of rival McEachern

POWDER SPRINGS — Hillgrove completed a three-game series sweep against archrival McEachern with a 5-2 road win Friday.

McEachern's young future on display in underclassmen showcase games

McEachern has a bright future, with a combined six players selected to play in Thursday's Georgia Elite Classic freshman and sophomore games at McEachern.

Freshman QB Carlos Del Rio leads McEachern to stunning rally at Lowndes

VALDOSTA — Carlos Del Rio did not know he would be starting Friday's second-round state Class AAAAAAA playoff game at Lowndes until the team's pregame ...

Carson leads McEachern girls to region title | Sports

POWDER SPRINGS — A dominant second half secured McEachern its Region 3AAAAAAA championship with a 75-58 win Saturday over tournament host ...

McEachern boys trounce past Westlake in second round

POWDER SPRINGS — The McEachern boys made it look easy.

Motivation Monday: Elite guard Isaac Okoro dishes on what fuels his fire  USA TODAY High School Sports

Isaac Okoro, one of the top guards in the country, says he thinks about a better life for his family when he's grinding on the court.

McEachern girls take key injuries into trip to Norcross, rematch of 2017 state final

McEachern's girls basketball team is facing adversity at the worst time of year.

High school rivals team up on Giants' offense

Evan Engram and Amba Etta-Tawo were on rival high school football teams.

Super 25 Preseason Girls Basketball: No. 18 McEachern  USA TODAY High School Sports

The Indians have won four consecutive state titles and have talented newcomers coming in to mix with two returning starters.

Former McEachern teammates Ty Griffin, Trey Scott invited to NFL rookie camps

A pair of former McEachern football players will have an opportunity to make an impression on an NFL team.

Adidas, Twitter to livestream high school football games in new ‘Friday Night Stripes’ Series  USA TODAY High School Sports

Adidas and Twitter today announced a partnership for “Friday Night Stripes,” a series of high school football games to be live-streamed on Twitter. Showcasing ...

McEachern takes on Parkview in playoff rematch | Cobb Football Friday

McEachern makes its fourth state quarterfinal appearance in the last five years when it hosts Parkview on Friday in a Class AAAAAAA matchup at Walter Cantrell ...

Nike EYBL: Sharife Cooper appreciates his gradual rise to the top  USA TODAY High School Sports

Sharife Cooper is finally getting the respect nationally that he's been wanting and now he's respecting his gradual rise to the top more.

Three McEachern classmates get prison time for Cobb armed robbery  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The trio, all from Powder Springs, was sentenced Friday on one armed robbery and three aggravated assault charges, according to Cobb prosecutors.

Paris Brown overcomes illness to help boost McEachern into Class AAAAAAA's final four

POWDER SPRINGS — McEachern running back Paris Brown was sick and throwing up prior to Friday night's Class AAAAAAA state quarterfinal game against ...

McEachern to host preseason showcase | Sports |

McEachern will host some of the best teams and some of the top talent in boys basketball in Georgia and across the southeast when it plays host to Georgia's ...

McEachern powers past Kennesaw Mountain with run game

POWDER SPRINGS — On its homecoming, McEachern relied on a dominant ground game to roll to a 57-14 win over Kennesaw Mountain on Friday at Walter ...

Senior showcase provides Daniel Brunner with another chance to coach in banner year

Walton coach Daniel Brunner will likely hate to see 2017 go.

McEachern gets its shot at No. 1 Lowndes | Cobb Football Friday

McEachern is no stranger to playing teams from south Georgia, having either hosted or traveled to face one of them, including the playoffs, in six of the last eight ...

McEachern hosts Etowah in battle of playoff-tested programs

A pair of playoff mainstays will battle it out tonight when Etowah visits McEachern.

With star seniors now in college, McEachern looks for new leaders to continue title reign

McEachern's girls basketball program will be going for its fifth straight state championship, but right now, the Lady Indians are still working on their post-Que ...

Cut loose by Braves, McEachern product Dalton Geekie given second chance with Cubs

EUGENE, Ore. — After Dalton Geekie was released by the Atlanta Braves in spring training, his best offer to keep pitching came from the Lake Erie Crushers, ...

McEachern High grad killed in motorcycle crash  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A recent graduate of Cobb County's McEachern High School was killed Sunday in a motorcycle crash in Powder Springs. Just after 9 a.m., Evan Carter was ...

Marietta-McEachern winner has inside track to region title

The winner of this one will be atop of the Region 3AAAAAAA race going into the final week of the regular season.

Motivation Monday: Five-star PG Sharife Cooper dishes on what fuels him  USA TODAY High School Sports

Five-star point guard Sharife Cooper said his dad pushes him to be great.

Florida State quarterback candidate has a UK connection  Lexington Herald-Leader

Florida State redshirt freshman Bailey Hockman is in a three-way battle for the starting quarterback position for new coach Willie Taggart. The Georgia native is ...

McEachern girls derailed by Newton rally, see title streak stopped at four

BUFORD — Newton overcame an 18-point second-half deficit and stunned McEachern for a 65-57 victory in the semifinals of the Class AAAAAAA state ...

No. 16 Grayson (Ga.) takes hard-fought win over McEachern  USA TODAY High School Sports

Florida State commit Ronald Thompkins ran for 112 yards and his team's only touchdown to lead No. 16 Grayson (Loganville, Ga.) to a 12-7 defeat of visiting ...

SUPER SENIORS: McEachern's Ethan Cosper steps up to the plate on the field, in the classroom

POWDER SPRINGS — Over four years, McEachern High School senior Ethan Cosper went from the new guy with a few friends to Mr. McEachern.

Drum Corps International coming to McEachern High School Saturday

Drum Corps International, Marching Music's Major League, will return to Atlanta for the 2017 Southeastern Championship on Saturday, July 29. Hosted this year ...

Hillgrove keeps McEachern at bay for region title

POWDER SPRINGS — Hillgrove won the opening coin toss and elected to defer to the second half.

McEachern, Hillgrove battle for Region 3AAAAAAA supremacy | Cobb Football Friday

The “Battle Down in Power Town” has reached critical mass.

Cobb schools names, celebrates Volunteers of the Year

MARIETTA — Troy Jones' father left his family when he was just 5 years old. It inspired the Powder Springs father of six to launch an initiative at McEachern High ...

Running backs on display with McEachern, Kennesaw Mountain

McEachern and Kennesaw Mountain will meet for the 16th consecutive season when the eighth-ranked Indians host the Mustangs in a Region 3AAAAAAA clash ...

High school presents visiting football team with $3000 for hurricane relief | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

High school football fans are thanking a local team for their act of kindness.

Wildcats make trip to McEachern High School | Local Sports  Brunswick News

The Camden County High School football team trailed Brunswick High School by nine points late in Saturday's game.

Ashley Drayton organizes a Fantastic 10K to raise awareness for autism  Rolling Out

Ashley Drayton is the founder of the House of Artists Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports artists with autism, successfully completed their 1st ...

McEachern alum Trey Harris eager to get started with Braves' organization

Last Wednesday was a bit of a bittersweet day for former McEachern High School standout Trey Harris.

No. 21 McEachern leads three new teams in Super 25 football rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Three new teams, led by No. 21 McEachern, Powder Springs, Ga., joined the Super 25 football rankings with impressive wins this past week. RELATED: Super ...

WATCH: Georgia football NG Julian Rochester aims to be ‘biggest beast’  DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia football junior Julian Rochester will try to be “the biggest beast on the field” when the Bulldogs open the season on Sept. 1 against ...

Owls hit highest national ranking in program history

Kennesaw State reached its highest national ranking in program history Monday when it moved to No. 4 in both the STATS Football Championship Subdivision ...

Traci L. Harris | Obituaries |

Traci L. Harris, 53, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. A funeral *service* will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at ...

Want an athletic scholarship? Playing only for your high school team probably isn't enough  Charleston Post Courier

Underneath a basket at McEachern High School in Powder Springs, Ga., North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams chats with newly-hired Louisville coach ...

Marietta girls, Allatoona boys win Cobb County track championships

POWDER SPRINGS – The skies opened up while the Marietta girls and Allatoona boys claimed their first-place trophies at the Cobb County Track & Field ...

Steven Anthony Jones | Obituaries

Steven Anthony “Steve” Jones, 49, of Dallas, GA, died Wednesday, October 11, 2017. A Funeral *Service* will be held 4:00 PM, Saturday, October 14, 2017, at the ...

Parkview girls win ninth state soccer championship, first since 2013  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Few Georgia girls soccer programs can match Parkview's legacy, which grew even more Saturday evening at McEachern High School.

2020 four-star defensive lineman Jamil Burroughs commits to Georgia  Red and Black

Defensive lineman Jamil Burroughs, the No. 4 ranked defensive tackle in the class of 2020 according the 247Sports Composite, committed to Georgia on ...

MONDAY: Cobb County School District Starts Classes

COBB COUNTY, GA -- Classes begin Monday for the Cobb County School District. For most elementary schools, class begins at 7:50 a.m. and ends at 2:20 p.m. ...

Mount Paran sweeps Calvary Day; Cavaliers run of 3 straight state titles comes to an end  Savannah Morning News

POWDER SPRINGS — A remarkable run came to a close Saturday as Calvary Day's streak of three consecutive state volleyball titles ended at the hands of a ...

Local homecoming queen gives up crown for classmate | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

Hundreds of people at a local high school football game witnessed a “beautiful” moment between classmates.

Marietta bests Allatoona to win title at McEachern 7-on-7 tournament

POWDER SPRINGS — Marietta took home first place Wednesday following a 7-on-7 tournament at McEachern that featured several Cobb County teams.

9 students recognized by Fielding Lewis DAR chapter

The Fielding Lewis chapter of the National Society for Daughters of the American Revolution recognized the nine school winners of the DAR Good Citizen ...

What are the biggest high schools in Cobb County?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Which Cobb County high school is the biggest? Is it Walton in Marietta? Pebblebrook in Mableton? Hillgrove in Powder Springs?

These are Georgia's biggest high school football stadiums  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Friday night lights are bright in Georgia, but they shine a little brighter in some high school football stadiums.

VIDEO: Isaac Okoro was a human pogo stick at Peach Jam  USA TODAY High School Sports

Isaac Okoro is one of the nation's most sought after rising senior basketball recruits. A 6-foot-6, 216-pound five-star wingman, Okoro holds nearly 20 scholarship ...

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.”.

McEachern’s Brandon Suggs receives 2018 offer from Georgia Tech  Atlanta Journal Constitution

McEachern High School rising senior Brandon Suggs received a 2018 offer from Georgia Tech.

Hey Did You Know... about McEachern High School  GPB

McEachern High School is located in Powder Springs, Georgia. This one time College was established in 1908 and they are home to the Indians. McEachern is ...

Which Cobb County schools have the most student suspensions?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

How does your school handle discipline problems? This new ranking of Cobb County schools may surprise you. A searchable database by The Atlanta ...

Upcoming Red Cross blood drives | Lifestyle

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

Powder Springs Regional Set For Week 1 Of 2017 BOA Season  FloMarching

Take a look at some of the bands that will be performing at the 2017 BOA Powder Springs Regional on Saturday, Sept. 16 beginning at 12:30pm EDT.

Jaron Hull's punt return turns tide for McEachern against Camden County

POWDER SPRINGS – After trailing for the entire first half, and nearly all of the third quarter, Jaron Hull changed McEachern's fortunes Friday night with a punt ...

Funeral set for Marine killed in snowstorm accident  WXIA-TV

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Funeral plans have been made for a Marine killed in a accident during a snowstorm last week in the metro Atlanta area. Marine Sgt. Antonio ...

Nick Saban flew into Powder Springs Georgia in a helicopter to visit WR Tyler Simmons  USA TODAY High School Sports Let it always be known that Nick Saban knows how to make an entrance. The Alabama coach took a break ...

NCAA denies petition to let former McEachern star Te'a Cooper play at South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The NCAA denied South Carolina's petition to have Tennessee transfer Te'a Cooper play immediately instead of sitting out this season.

Cobb schools welcome back teachers with kickoff event

Although their students won't be joining them for another week, Cobb teachers went to work Monday and were welcomed back with a kickoff event at McEachern ...

Kevin Durant offers his stamp of approval on Sharife Cooper  USA TODAY High School Sports

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant took the time to offer advice to five-star PG Sharife Cooper after being impressed with his game.

Gwinnett invades McEachern at Georgia Elite Classic | Football  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Rivals became teammates and neighbors became rivals at Thursday's Georgia Elite Classic football showcase at McEachern High School.

Signal Mountain Signal Corps Marching Band Earns Class 1A Outstanding Performance  The Chattanoogan

Signal Mountain Middle/High School's Signal Corps Marching Band earned Class 1A Outstanding Performance at the 2018 Bands of America Regional ...

Here’s how to avoid the Campbell homecoming parade traffic on Friday  Atlanta Journal Constitution

It's homecoming week at Campbell High School, and that means the annual parade on Friday snaking through Smyrna.

McEachern High School  Atlanta Journal Constitution

McEchern Football McEachern has made the playoffs four straight times since coach Kyle Hockman's first year at the west Cobb school.

Grayson's (Ga.) tough schedule attracting elite football transfers  USA TODAY High School Sports

Grayson (Loganville, Ga.) won the 2011 state title, was a state semifinalist last season and won one of the toughest football regions in the country in four of the ...

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, ...

Calvary faces Mount Paran on Saturday for state volleyball crown  Savannah Morning News

The Calvary Day volleyball team made the trip to the Atlanta area for the fourth consecutive year Friday, as the Cavaliers are shooting for their fourth consecutive ...

2019 Bass Pro Tournament of Champions field announced  Ozarks Sports Zone

The 35th Bass Pro Tournament of Champions returns to JQH Arena Jan. 17-19. The field for the nation's top attended high school tournament has been released ...

Powder Springs’ Babatunde Akingbola receives 2019 offer from Tech  Atlanta Journal Constitution

McEachern High School forward Babatunde Akingbola received an offer to join Georgia Tech's 2018 signing class on Thursday, according to Akingbola's Twitter ...

Kentucky offers 2020 guards Jalen Green, RJ Hampton  247Sports

Kentucky's offer spree continues, with the Wildcats extending scholarship offers to another pair of 2020 prospects this week. First, Kentucky offered Fresno.

Tennessee targets ranked highly in 2020 Top247 update  247Sports

Tennessee basketball has seven known offers in the 2020 recruiting class. Half of those offers landed in the top 50 of the class and six of the seven were in the ...

Nick Saban shows up to Georgia high school in helicopter

Say what you want about Nick Saban, but the man has style. The Alabama coach arrived in a helicopter at McEachern High School in Powder Springs, Ga., ...

Nathan Hale holds onto top spot, McEachern breaks into Super 25 boys rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Nathan Hale (Seattle), which climbed to the top spot in the Super 25 boys basketball rankings last week, held onto No. 1. The Raiders improved to 15-0 as ...

Cobb native Elle Duncan joins ESPN's SportsCenter | Lifestyle

ESPN's SportsCenter has a new face, but one that is likely familiar to Cobb County and metro Atlanta viewers.

Homecoming queen gives up crown for classmate  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Hundreds of people at a Powder Springs, Georgia, high school football game witnessed a moment between classmates that's being called beautiful.

Numerous local football players invited to All-Star games  Ledger-Enquirer

Although the high school football season has come to a close, several players are set to suit up at least one more time this winter.

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