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Woodland High School celebrates first African-American male to earn valedictorian  FOX 5 Atlanta

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A Woodland High School senior is preparing for a major milestone. He graduates high school on Friday with a 4.7 GPA.

School officials: Janitors find gun hidden inside high school in Henry County  WSB Atlanta

The custodians were cleaning Woodland High School in Henry County on Monday morning before students arrived when the gun was found.

Watch: Woodland High School marching band performs in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade WXIA

NEW YORK — A high school band from Cartersville, Georgia performed in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade in New York. Abby Matthews and the Woodland High ...

2 weapons found in 2 different Henry County schools on the same day WXIA

A parent tells 11Alive how afraid she is to let her seventh grader go back to school.

Henry County school officials confirm weapon found at high school  FOX 5 Atlanta

A custodian at a Henry County high school found a firearm on campus early Monday morning before school started, school officials confirmed.

Ex-Henry County teacher guilty of sexually assaulting student

Former Woodland High School teacher Ryan Harvey entered a guilty plea Wednesday, April 10 to molesting a student and sending sexual photographs to two ...

Woodland High School marching band puts in one final practice for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade WXIA

The talent in the Woodland High School marching band squeezed in one last practice before packing their bags for The Big Apple. That's because the Wildcats ...

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 ...

Eagle's Landing High School junior varsity basketball player dies after collapsing during game WXIA

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. — The Henry County Coroner's Office said a 16-year-old Eagles Landing High School junior varsity basketball player died Friday night ...

Longtime Cobb school administrator 'excited' to lead Bartow's Woodland High

David Stephenson says he plans to learn from the community, staff and students about what makes the school “special” and “build off it” as he leads Woodland ...

Woodland High School Wins 2018 Battle Of The Bands  Cartersville, GA Patch

Woodland High School Wins 2018 Battle Of The Bands - Cartersville, GA - Woodland earned the top spot with a $1500 scholarship while Cass High School ...

All Woodland Students Can Eat Lunch: Principal  Cartersville, GA Patch

All Woodland Students Can Eat Lunch: Principal - Cartersville, GA - A social media post that's resurfaced is forcing Woodland High School to clarify Bartow ...

Woodland High principal to lead Emerson middle school, North Cobb AP to replace

New principals will lead two south Bartow schools in the next academic year and one will help select a new name and mascot for his school.

Woodland HS Front Office Receptionist Passes Away  Cartersville, GA Patch

Woodland HS Front Office Receptionist Passes Away - Cartersville, GA - The school said Judy Robinson died unexpectedly Wednesday evening.

All Bartow County High Schools Make AP Honor Status

All Bartow Co. High Schools Make AP Honor Status - Cartersville, GA - Congratulations to the Bartow County School System for making this honor, among ...

Metro Atlanta band student wins Bob Hope scholarship, will perform in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade WXIA

A metro Atlanta high school band student is this year's recipient of a major scholarship - and her bandmates will soon celebrate in one of the biggest parades in ...

Former Henry County teacher convicted of sex crimes against students  CBS46 News Atlanta

A former Henry County teacher has pleaded guilty to molesting a student and sending sexual pictures to two other students in 2017.

Power Five commitment recap: June 1-7  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Community Honors Woodland Grad Killed In Crash  Cartersville, GA Patch

Community Honors Woodland Grad Killed In Crash - Cartersville, GA - Steven James, 20, died early Saturday in a single-vehicle accident on Ga. 113 in Bartow ...

SOCCER: Woodland High School falls to Starr's Mill in Sweet 16  Henry Herald

It wasn't the end of the season that the Woodland Wolfpack were looking for but to make it to the Sweet 16 was a feat in itself. Woodland fell to Starr's Mill 4-0 and ...

FOOTBALL: Former Griffin football coach joins Woodland High  Henry Herald

There's a new coach in the fold at Woodland High and there's a little bit of history already with him amongst the county and region teams he'll be tasked with.

Wheeler hires Bryan Love as new football coach

On the eve of Valentine's Day, Wheeler brought some love into its football program.

Woodland High School marching band performs in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade WXIA

The Woodland High School Marching Band from Cartersville, Georgia performed in the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Parade.

North Georgia band spends summer camp prepping for Macy's parade  FOX 5 Atlanta

It's the opportunity of a lifetime for the young men and women of the Woodland High School Band — later this year, the band members from Cartersville will ...

Bartow plans expansion of AP program as Cartersville and county high schools earn honors

Cartersville High School and Bartow County's three high schools earned honors among Georgia schools offering classes designed as college-level courses.

Nine Henry County high schools named AP Honors Schools by GaDOE  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Nine Henry County high schools have been named by the Georgia Department of Education as 2019 Advanced Placement Honor Schools.

WHS cast stages 'Shrek: The Musical' this weekend  Daily Tribune News

Getting ready to rehearse "Shrek: The Musical" are Woodland High students, from left, Kat Miller as Donkey, Hayley Perez as Alice in Wonderland and Hunter ...

Weapons discovered in 2 Henry schools Monday | News  Henry Herald

Two investigations at two schools are underway by local law enforcement after weapons were found on the school campuses.

Henry County Schools graduation calendar announced | News  Henry Herald

In a little over a month, hundreds of Henry County seniors will walk across the stage, collect their diploma and walk off into their futures.

Cartersville, Bartow Schools Improve Graduation Rates  Cartersville, GA Patch

Cartersville, BCSS Improve Graduation Rates - Cartersville, GA - ​The 2018 graduation rate for Cartersville City Schools stood at 91.3 percent while Bartow ...

HS basketball player who collapsed, died during game has been identified  CBS46 News Atlanta

MCDONOUGH, GA (CBS46) The Eagles Landing High School community is mourning the sudden death of basketball player Zikora Okwuosa who collapsed ...

WHS musician becomes 1st Bartow student accepted into AYWS  Daily Tribune News

Woodland High trumpet player Billy Sands, rehearsing during marching band practice Thursday, was chosen for the 2018-19 Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony.

Henry County schools increase graduation rate again

The Henry County Schools district can boast its fourth straight year of increasing its average high school graduation rate and of beating the state average.

BARTOW BIO: Kayser shares expertise, love of dance through her students  Daily Tribune News

Along with serving as Woodland High School's dance director, Terri Kayser also is the owner and artistic director of Cartersville School of Ballet and artistic ...

Henry County STAR student named | Features  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Union Grove High School senior Kyle Carden was named Henry County STAR Student at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Banquet ...

Cartersville pawn shop owner charged with fencing stolen goods WXIA

William Mark Anderson of Anderson Pawn Shop was arrested with help from Target and Home Depot investigators.

PHOTOS: Henry County Georgia Scholars | Multimedia  Henry Herald

Eight seniors from Henry County Schools have been named Georgia Scholars by the Georgia Department of Education and its Excellence Recognition Office.

Bartow Students Named Governors Honors Program Semifinalists

Bartow Students Named Governor's Honors Program - Cartersville, GA - The Governor's Honors Program allows students to attend a four-week residential ...

WHS band spotlighted on Fox 5's 'Good Day Atlanta'  Daily Tribune News

Fox 5 from Atlanta was on hand at Woodland High School's Tuesday morning band practice to feature the upcoming marching season and the band's trip to this ...

BASKETBALL: All Region 4-AAAAA team released | Sports  Henry Herald

The long basketball season has come to an end Friday night with region championship games. Among the season accolades, the All-Region list voted on by ...

Dutchtown gridder hammers Hampton school's rivals

The Dutchtown High School football team is on a winning streak, stomping the competition on the road and on its home field in Hampton.

Bartow public, private high schools plan graduations | Education

Public and private high schools in Bartow County are set to host graduation ceremonies May 23 and 24:

Henry County Schools 2019 Governor's Honor Program Participants | Multimedia  Henry Herald

A total of 14 high school students from eight Henry County high schools have been selected to participate in the Governor's Honors Program to be held Rome, ...

New state parks Junior Ranger Program kicks off  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Learning and adventure go hand-in-hand with the new Junior Ranger program offered by Georgia's State Parks. Just in time for summer, the ...

GALLERY: Henry County Schools announces 2019 STAR students and teachers  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The Henry County school district has announced the STAR students and teachers for the 2018-19 school year.

Henry students selected to participate in Governor's Honors Program  Henry Herald

The Governor's Office of Student Achievement has announced the finalists for this year's Governor's Honor Program, and several students from Henry County ...

Greg Keyes  Daily Tribune News

Greg Keyes left this life far too young on January 6, 2019, at the age of 29 years. Greg was a star football player at Woodland High School in Cartersville, ...

STAR students, teachers honored by Rotary Club; Germ, Boone named system winners  Daily Tribune News

Cartersville High School STAR Student Ethan Boone, second from left, poses for a photo with, from left, Cartersville City Schools Superintendent Dr. Marc ...

Bartow Inspections: Starbucks, Ate Track Bar & Grill  Cartersville, GA Patch

Starbucks, Ate Track Bar & Grill Inspections - Cartersville, GA - Starbucks and Ate Track Bar & Grill were just two of the restaurants inspected this week. How did ...

WHS clarinetist wins Bob Hope Band Scholarship; marching band ready for Macy's parade  Daily Tribune News

With their drums decorated for Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, the bass drummers in the Woodland High School band rehearse one last time ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Amia Brown drops 21 as Woodland falls to Jones County in overtime showdown  Henry Herald

Woodland High School fell to Jones County in the semi-finals of the Region 4-AAAAA tournament but the Lady Wolfpack made a game of it.

Bartow Inspections: Egg Rolls, Chicken Discarded At Mr. Egg Roll  Cartersville, GA Patch

Bartow Inspections: Egg Rolls, Chicken Discarded - Cartersville, GA - A Bartow County restaurant scored 83 this week when egg rolls and chicken had to be ...

Former High School teacher held in Henry County Jail without bond  FOX 5 Atlanta

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. - He went from a high school music teacher to inmate. Ryan Harvey, who worked in the music department at Woodland High School in ...

LIST | School threats in metro Atlanta since Parkland, Fla. shooting  WXIA-TV

In the days since a deadly mass shooting at a south Florida high school, school communities have taken the mantra of "see something, say something" to heart, ...

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Woodland High Wolfpack | Sports  Henry Herald

Woodland will look to return to the state playoffs in 2018 after missing out last season.

Woodland hoopster from Stockbridge has eye on NBA

As Amia Brown does for the Lady Wolfpack, Jalen Mason motivates Woodland High School's boys basketball team.

National Girls High School Rankings For May 8  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its fourth National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

Ga. school posts 'No $, No Lunch!' sign  13WMAZ

It's a picture that was posted on Facebook by a mom and shared more than 13000 times. The post claims the sign was posted in the lunchroom of her daughter's ...

Bartow County Schools Lists 2018 AP Scholars

CARTERSVILLE, GA - From Bartow County School System: Seventy Bartow County students mastered the skills, concepts, and *content* necessary to earn ...

FOOTBALL: All-Region 4-AAAAA football team list released  Henry Herald

The All-Region 4-AAAAA list is officially out and Dutchtown swept many of the top places to lead the region.

Former Woodland High music teacher arrested on child molestation charges  Henry Herald

STOCKBRIDGE — A former Woodland High School music teacher was arrested Sunday and is now being held in the Henry County Jail without bond on ...

Rumors Of Violence Prompt Additional Security At Bartow Schools  Cartersville, GA Patch

BCSS To Increase Officers After Shooting Threat - Cartersville, GA - The Bartow County School System said it will increase the number of officers at its facilities ...

Henry County teacher earns top state honor

Spanish teacher Linda Chinn, who helped open Woodland High School in 2007 and has been there since, recently earned statewide honors.

Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...

2018 was busy, productive year for education in Bartow  Daily Tribune News

Cartersville City Clerk Meredith Ulmer administers the oath of office to new Cartersville City School Superintendent Dr. Marc Feuerbach. SPECIAL. As his son ...

Restaurant Inspections: Maine Street, Swheat Market, Waffle House  Cartersville, GA Patch

The Bartow County Environmental Health Department conducted food *service* inspections Nov. 21-28 at the following establishments: Barnsley Inn & Golf, LP ...

Student Detained After Bringing Gun To Woodland High School

Cartersville, GA - The Bartow County School System said the revolver was discovered before classes began Friday morning.

SkillsUSA competition at GNTC determines best of NW Georgia high school specialists  Northwest Georgia News

Twenty-eight high schools from across Northwest Georgia competed in the SkillsUSA Region 1 Qualifying Competition hosted by Georgia Northwestern ...

More in Bartow, Cartersville schools graduated in 2018 | Education

A higher percentage of Bartow County and Cartersville seniors graduated in 2018.

Union Grove girls, Ola boys show well at Battle of Atlanta cross country meet  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — Local programs impressed at the Saucony Battle of Atlanta cross country event held at Nash Farms. Union Grove's girls team placed fourth as ...

Desperate Fight: A family seeking help to defeat DIPG  Henry Herald

Woodland High alumnae Alexis Taylor working hard to fight against DIPG as her family is looking for help through GoFundMe.

Dominant Dutchtown shuts out Woodland to remain undefeated  Henry Herald

Dutchtown's sixth win of the season came in routine fashion, as the Bulldogs won 32-0 to move remain undefeated on the season. The Bulldogs are tied with ...

Jonesboro tops Woodland behind Singleton, defense | Sports

Jonesboro High needed half a quarter to get rolling against Woodland Friday night. A 61-yard touchdown reception by Rasheed Singleton from Tremir Alexis ...

STATE WRESTLING: Team Dual Wrestling Championship field is set for Friday

The Area wrestlers competed Saturday to set the field for the 2018-19 Georgia High School Association state team Dual Wrestling Championships.

Henry County student shines as auto shop secretary

Working while learning—and vice versa—earned recognition for one Woodland High School senior.

Ola High claims second straight traditional title | Sports  Henry Herald

The traditional wrestling championships have come and gone as Ola High School accomplished a few things this past weekend.

CHRISTION ABERCROMBIE: Tennessee State University linebacker remains critical after suffering head injury during college game  WSB Atlanta

Christion Abercrombie is a linebacker for the TSU Tigers and a graduate of Westlake High School.

Henry County high schools name top grads | Education

High schools in the Henry County School System recently released the names of their top graduates.

Keselowski shakes bug to win NASCAR Atlanta race  The Columbian

Brad Keselowski recovered from a stomach virus to win Sunday's NASCAR race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Team Penske had started the day with a ...

Here is the complete 2018 graduation schedule for Henry County Schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Congratulation, Henry County seniors. You have survived the last four years of tests, papers and assignments. Now it's time to celebrate your Class of 2018.

CROSS COUNTRY: Rome High boys earn top-10 finish at state  Northwest Georgia News

A week after winning its second straight Region 7-5A title, the Rome High boys' cross country team capped its season Friday with a top-10 finish in the GHSA ...

Nash Farms to host Saucony Battle of Atlanta cross country meet on Saturday  Henry Herald

Henry County is home to one of the state's biggest cross country meets in the Saucony Battle of Atlanta. he 2018 edition of the event is scheduled to take place.

FOOTBALL: Henry County Region Standings | Sports  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — Henry County football teams are a few games into their region schedules. Below are the current region standings heading into Week 5.

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Stockbridge headlines county celebrations with 14 signees  Henry Herald

Several schools around the county hosted National Signing Day celebrations Wednesday.

WRESTLING: Ola grabs gold in South Metro Wrestling Invitational  Henry Herald

Ola High walked out this past weekend with the South Metro Wrestling Invitational title to lead Henry and Clayton County teams.

Henry County baseball power rankings | Sports  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — As teams and sports continue to get more into rankings and specifically power rankings — the Henry Herald has joined in for the local ...

Atkins of Stockbridge leads Woodland High School to regionals

Diamond Atkins is a problem-solver by night and day.

Henry County basketball standouts earn All-State honors  Henry Herald

It was a good year for local programs this year in basketball around Henry County. Sandy's Spiel, a respected high school basketball website, chose several ...

Woodland Wolfpack lady hoopsters energized by sophomore point guard

The Woodland girls' basketball team, the Wolfpack, has been chewing up the competition in a five-game win streak since overcoming Douglas County 54-50 on ...

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Locust Grove, Hampton, Union Grove setting pace for local programs  Henry Herald

The high school softball season is well into region play, and teams like Hampton, Locust Grove, Ola and Union Grove have already proven to be serious ...

Update: Congressman honors Henry, Fulton students

District 13 U.S. Rep. David Scott, D-Atlanta, will host a ceremony Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. honoring 32 students from Cobb, Clayton, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton and Henry ...

Henry County names new principals, top scholars | Education

Henry County Schools is closing out its 2016-17 year with changes at the top.

NAACP, McDonough church celebrate African-American independence

While changing up its Juneteenth celebration from outdoors to indoors, the Henry County branch of the NAACP maintained its focus on culture and education.

5 Students Accused Of Making Threats Against Schools (UPDATE)  Cartersville, GA Patch

Students Accused Of Making Threats Against Schools - Cartersville, GA - A total of five Bartow County School System students — four juveniles and one adult ...

FOOTBALL: Locust Grove's RJ McDaniel, Strong Rock's Demetrius Knight headline county stats leaderboard  Henry Herald

MCDONOUGH — The 2018 high school football season is at the halfway point, and many Henry County players have made waves thus far. Locust Grove ...

WRESTLING: Ola tops the War Eagle Classic, Union Grove's Cameron Fretwell takes gold  Henry Herald

Local programs continued their wrestling seasons as the fifth week of the young wrestling season marched onward.

Police standoff on an Atlanta-area freeway halts traffic  The Columbian

ATLANTA — A standoff with an armed motorist who matched the description of a robbery suspect brought traffic on an Atlanta-area freeway to a standstill Friday ...

SOCCER: All Region 4-AAAAA list revealed | Sports  Henry Herald

McDONOUGH — The soccer season has ended around the county, but honors lists are slowly coming out. Region 4-AAAAA was first with several programs and ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: ELCA, Eagle's Landing and Henry County remain undefeated in respective regions  Henry Herald

Girls basketball heated up last week as a number of rivalries highlighted the week but there are just three teams left undefeated in region play in the county.

CROSS COUNTRY: Ola boys, Union Grove girls impress at Into the Trail Invitational  Henry Herald

The Into the Trail Invitational held at Locust Grove High Saturday morning saw numerous programs post positive results early on in the season.

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