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Upcoming Event

February 22, 2016 by Cleveland Anderson (Register to contact)

In June 2019 the 68th National Square Dance Convention will be at the Cobb Galleria. For more information or interest in learning to square dance contact me.

Class of 75 35th Reunion

June 10, 2010 by Jeannie Fields Ballentine (Register to contact)

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Hello classmates,
PCHS Class of 75 is having our 35th class reunion on "DRUM ROLL PLEASE"!

SEPTEMBER 25, 2010
6PM - 7PM Meet and Greet
Class picture
7PM - ??? Reunion

$40.00 per person
$75.00 per couple

Dallas Civic Center (downtown Dallas)
Dallas, Ga

Theme is: You might have been a senior in 75 if you.....

Come and join us for a night of fun reliving our high school years!

Class of 74 and 76 are invited to attend!

Check out our website at: http://www.*****/****

Email: *****

5A 2008 State Champions

February 12, 2009 by Jeannie Fields Ballentine (Register to contact)

Jon Lindsey - 1991 graduate of Paulding County High School is Defensive Coach at Camden County High School, Georgia. Jon's team did not lose a game this season and played the last game (playoff game) in the Ga Dome. Camden County Wildcats are 5A 2008 State Champions!

Paulding County High School News From Around The Web

Jaylen Johnson not in rush, Georgia prospects have Ohio State interest  Lettermen Row

Ohio State isn't taking things for granted with in-state talent Jaylen Johnson. Buckeyes still interest a 4-star Georgia prospect.

'21 Stanford Football Updated Recruiting Board Notes  247Sports

With training camp in full swing, the recruiting cycle has turned another page as well, and Stanford has completed its spring/summer camp gauntlet, and the '21 ...

Meet Paulding Countys Teacher Of The Year  Dallas-Hiram, GA Patch

Meet Paulding County's Teacher Of The Year - Dallas-Hiram, GA - She was revealed as the district's top teacher at a ceremony that honored the Teachers of the ...

Paulding's top 2019 graduates also busy outside the classroom

Paulding County schools' top 2019 graduates also were busy in other areas during their academic careers.

Musicals at two schools start off busy weekend of Paulding events

Two high schools will offer live musical performances today, April 25, through this weekend:

Paulding school board to see custodian plan, tentative 2020 budget

Paulding school board members will meet in a new location but deal with an old issue Tuesday night, May 14.

Paulding deputies seek location of 15-year-old girl last seen near high school.

Paulding County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in locating a 15-year-old girl last seen today, April 8, near a high school in Dallas.

Paulding high schools plan graduations for May 24, 25 | Education

Paulding's five public high schools have scheduled graduation ceremonies for the evening of May 24 and morning of May 25 at the schools' athletic stadiums.

Four taking Paulding science skills to state and national competitions

Four students are set to show the state of Georgia the level at which the Paulding County School District is preparing its science students for future work.

Four Paulding high schools honored for student participation in college-level courses

Four Paulding County high schools made the list of Georgia's Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools for 2019.

Paulding County player on Touchdown Club's radar for top Georgia football award

A Paulding County High School junior is on a “preseason watch list” of players being considered for an award given annually to the top Georgia high school ...

High School Football 2018 Schedules, Scores In Paulding County  Dallas-Hiram, GA Patch

High School Football Scoreboard In Paulding - Dallas-Hiram, GA - Scores are coming in! See how your team is doing!

Report: Missing Dallas teen located with family member outside Georgia

The Paulding County Sheriff's Office is saying a Dallas teen reported missing Monday, April 8, was located today, April 9, with a family member outside Georgia.

Two Paulding students share award for top SAT scores and grades

Two Paulding senior students will share a top academic award this year.

Congressman honors Bartow, Paulding students appointed to military academies

Students from Paulding and Bartow counties appointed to attend U.S. military academies received a send-off dinner from District 14 U.S. Rep. Tom Graves ...

School officials hope new program develops employees for Paulding jobs

County school officials are hoping a program opening in August 2019 will ultimately allow their students to fill Paulding-based jobs other counties' residents are ...

Paulding sets public meetings on how to pay for new facilities as enrollment rises

County school officials are hosting a series of January meetings to get public input on facilities needed for future enrollment growth and where the money should ...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Morris called ‘catalyst’ for strong start for Paulding Patriots

Paulding County High School guard Jervon Morris is making up for a little lost time.

Paulding high schools set graduation ceremonies for May 25, 26

The Paulding County School District is planning graduation ceremonies for May 25 and 26 at its five high schools.

PAULDING FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Three new coaches leading county's five teams

Three new coaches are leading Paulding's high school football teams that saw varying degrees of success last year.

Police set to charge suspect in murder of former Paulding County High athlete

Investigators said Wednesday they expected to make an arrest soon in the murder of a former Paulding County High School athlete and 2017 graduate.

State superintendent delivers STEM certification to Paulding County High

Georgia's top educator paid a visit to Dallas Tuesday and dropped off a hard-earned memento to Paulding County High School.

Paulding and Polk family battles other families on new ABC cooking competition show

Some area residents took part in a “food fight” on national TV beginning June 20.

False rumors of lockdown, ‘threatening comment’ fuel Paulding school parents’ fears

A student's “threatening comment” and rumors about a malfunctioning class bell had some Paulding parents on edge Friday. They nervously dealt with online ...

Paulding Sports: New PCHS Field Opens

Dallas-Hiram, GA - Dave Hardin Stadium has a new look.

Paulding-area graduation dates listed

Paulding County-area high schools will stay on their respective campuses for their 2017 graduation ceremonies, school officials said.

Paulding County's Academy of Science, Research and Medicine graduates first class

The Paulding County Academy of Science, Research and Medicine recognized its first graduating class in May.

Paulding adding to fast-growing high school while removing old gym

Paulding is enlarging one of its newest schools and demolished one of its oldest existing buildings this summer.

Summerour developed into leader in four years for Paulding Patriots

Guard Tyron Summerour is making his mark on Paulding County High School's basketball program after four years of developing his game.

Paulding County High School's Marc Pedersen Named Biotech Teacher of the Year  The Dallas New Era

ATLANTA, GA (January 24, 2017) – Marc Pedersen, Ed.S. of Paulding County High School in Dallas, GA has been selected as the 2017 Georgia Bio ...

Paulding September events include arts festival, concerts, public safety honors

The annual arts and crafts festival that fills the park north of Dallas after Labor Day is returning for the 39th time this weekend.

Paulding high schools usher in fall with homecoming festivities

High school spirit is taking over the streets of Paulding County as multiple schools are set to hold homecoming parades in October.

STEM certification and Virtual Academy listed among 2017 Paulding schools highlights

A number of academic and administrative events made Paulding County's superintendent “proud” to be leading the school district this school year, he said.

'Dedication' helps Susan Merchant win Paulding Teacher of the Year

A math and science teacher known for her “dedication” is Paulding County's choice as Teacher of the Year.

Paulding's graduation rate up 3 percent from 2016

Paulding County Schools' graduation rate has increased more than 8 percent in six years.

Arrest Made In String Of Paulding School Violence Threats

Arrest Made In Paulding School Violence Threats - Dallas-Hiram, GA - The Paulding High threat was determined to be a hoax, school officials said Friday, but ...

Rapid growth leads Dallas to borrow $11M, double wastewater plant size

Dallas plans to use a federally-funded loan to double the capacity of its sewage treatment plant to serve fast-growing residential areas in and near the city.

High-Tech Personalized Learning Without All the Screentime? It’s Happening in Georgia  EdSurge

Is it going to explode?” I asked the group of goggle-wearing students as one places a beaker into the microwave. I take two steps back, aware of the ...

Former Paulding superintendent remembered for updating schools, focusing on students

Paulding's last elected school superintendent always kept the focus on the county's students before moving on to head the state's largest teachers organization, ...

Electric cooperative donates to six Paulding teachers' projects

Six Paulding teachers will use donations from an electricity cooperative's customers to fund educational projects for students in their classrooms.

Recent high school graduate, athlete killed after fight  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Tommy Lee Robinson was shot and killed after a fight Friday night. He recently graduated from Paulding County High School.

Paulding High student earns county's top academic STAR award

The Paulding school district's newest STAR comes from its oldest high school.

Classic and Broadway musicals next three weekends at Paulding schools

Two Paulding schools will mount very dissimilar musical productions this weekend – one about a spooky family and the other a spoof of the “Roaring '20s” era.

Nutrition, treatments for diseases among topics for Paulding science fair winners

Some young Paulding scientists saw the need for better nutrition and medical treatments as ways to launch their projects to regional honors this year.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: 'Raw' Paulding runner earns spot in sectionals

Paulding County High School senior sprinter Cam Pittman has made up for lost time this season.

Paulding jury convicts woman of homicide in two teens' 2015 deaths

A Paulding woman could spend the next decade in prison after a jury said she was responsible for a mid-2015 crash that killed two high school students.

Musical 'Addams Family' set for four performances at Paulding County High

The Addams Family – A New Musical Comedy" is set for four performances April 20 to 23 at Paulding County High School.

16-year-old charged with murder of former Paulding athlete

Dallas Police today charged a 16-year-old with murder in the shooting death of a former Paulding County High School athlete and 2017 graduate.

Paulding voters oust commissioners, state rep, school board recount looms

A school board candidate planned to ask for a recount after her razor-thin loss and two political upstarts ousted incumbent county commissioners in Tuesday's ...

UPDATE: One Paulding school board race ends, other undecided

One Paulding school board race remained too close to call Tuesday night while another school board candidate easily won his runoff race.

'N----- these days' | Video shows students using racial slur  WXIA-TV

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Video showing a group of presumed local high school girls eating McDonald's and using a racial slur has caused outrage on social ...

Kaecher makes history as she, Stover defeat Paulding commission incumbents

Two challengers for county commission seats ousted incumbents in today's Republican primary runoff elections.

Pauldings Only Black School Still Stands

Dallas-Hiram, GA - The Irma F. Matthews School is now used as the Paulding County School System's Maintenance Department and Testing.

Paulding football programs continue path through state playoffs

The prep football season has reached the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) playoffs with several local programs vying to earn a state championship.

High school sweethearts killed in Paulding County wreck  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The couple had dated for two years in high school. She was a year older and graduated in May, but the two had no plans to break up.

Paulding County high school student drowns in Etowah River  FOX 5 Atlanta

Bartow County EMS reports Tuesday afternoon that a teenage boy has drowned in the Etowah River.

Paulding science students’ research could lead to state honors

Some Paulding County High students demonstrated the strength of the school's scientific research program recently.

Paulding County programs thrive throughout athletic season

The prep year for Paulding County programs shows several teams and individuals earning state championships and reaching various levels of success within ...

Paulding school's vehicle maintenance program receives big gift on 10th birthday

South Paulding High School and its longtime auto technology instructor recently celebrated a decade of preparing students for the workforce and received a ...

Paulding County’s Crawford found success after changing pitching style

Simply “throwing” the softball rather than trying to “place” it allowed Paulding County High's Abbie Crawford to break records this year, her coach says.

Man charged with murder after shooting in Paulding neighborhood's amenities area

A man was charged with murder Wednesday following the shooting death of a Dallas resident in the amenities area of a neighborhood off U.S. Hwy.

Paulding schools hosting job fair for non-teaching positions Thursday

Paulding's school district is hiring for non-teaching positions and is hosting an event for applicants.

Hiram museum helps bring to life past era of school segregation in Georgia

Paulding County is home to a piece of history whose original purpose everyone may not fondly remember.

Dallas businessman says in announcement for House seat state 'ignored' Paulding

A Dallas businessman says he is seeking election to the Georgia General Assembly in part because the state government has "ignored" Paulding "for long ...

Police charge neighbor with murder after 20-year-old killed in Paulding County  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The man accused of shooting and killing a 20-year-old man in a Paulding County neighborhood was arrested and charged with murder Wednesday night, police ...

New Coach for Paulding County High School  The Dallas New Era

Coach Van Spence comes to Paulding County High School from McEachern High School where he has spent the last 14 years. Coach Spence was the ...

Man shot to death in Paulding County neighborhood  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 20-year-old man was shot multiple times and killed near the tennis courts of his Paulding County n...

Bitting makes history as Paulding's first three-time state wrestling champ

North Paulding senior wrestler Bradley Bitting is a history-making athlete, his coach said.

Paulding weekend: Plane crash memorial and lifestyle and auto safety events

Some emergency workers who responded to a deadly plane crash 40 years ago will join local residents in honoring the memory of the victims and survivors this ...

Miss Paulding County Sweetheart Pageant Winners

Dallas-Hiram, GA - Paulding County High School marching band held its annual pageant fundraiser last weekend.

East Paulding point guard adjusting well to new team, uptempo offense

East Paulding girls basketball Head Coach Jonathan Black said he wanted to be objective about selecting an Athlete of the Week from his team for the young ...

Woman drag racing during fatal crash that killed two high school sweethearts  New York Daily News

A Georgia woman will serve 10 years in prison for causing a car accident that killed two high school sweethearts and seriously injured another teen.

Board narrowly votes to renew company's contract to clean Paulding schools

A private company will clean Paulding's schools for another year after board members narrowly approved renewal of a contract.

Hutto graduates basic training  Valdosta Daily Times

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Alessia Hutto graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San ...

Preschool teacher, 23, killed in north Paulding County wreck  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 23-year-old Dallas woman was killed Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle wreck on Ga. 61 in north Paulding County, according to the Georgia State Patrol.

'Casino Royale', softball deadline, Polar Plunge upcoming in Paulding

The fifth annual Paulding Casino Royale Hearts of Gold 2018 event to benefit Paulding Education Foundation is set for Saturday, Feb. 10, from 6:30 to 11:30 ...

Union Elementary alumna in Paulding County becomes teacher at school

As Paulding County schools welcomed students back to classes on Aug. 1, they were not the only ones in for a year filled with firsts.

Paulding teacher among 10 nationally honored as Educators of the Year

Paulding County High School teacher Marc Pedersen has won another national award for his work preparing students through the school's science academy.

Walter S. Burger Wins American Legion Post 111 Oratorical Contest  The Dallas New Era

Walter S. Burger, a Junior from Paulding County High School in Dallas, GA, was named the winner of American Legion Post 111's 2018 Constitutional Speech ...

Epicenter of college football: The Playoff is a very Southern affair  USA TODAY

There's a legitimate debate to be had about whether this geographic concentration is a good thing for college football.

South Paulding, New Manchester engage in local contest

Game: New Manchester Jaguars at South Paulding Spartans.

Witness Gives Different Account of Fatal Teen Wreck

Dallas-Hiram, GA - Janeal Priester, 18, and Nick Wright, 17, died in a two-car accident Wednesday near Paulding County High School.

Paulding high schools making spring a musical season

Paulding high schools' theater departments are putting a musical bent on their springtime work this year. Four high schools in the county have called their spring ...

This Georgia student just received $1.8 million in scholarships  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Finding funding for undergrad can be challenging. But one Georgia student knows a thing or two about snagging scholarships for school, because she's just ...

Chick-fil-A gives seven Paulding employees $2,500 scholarships

Chick-fil-A recently gave $2500 scholarships to seven Paulding restaurant employees as part of its annual effort to encourage student workers to seek education ...

Paulding baseball regular season winds down for prep programs

Game of the Week: Hiram Hornets at Woodland (Bartow) Wildcats.

Stanford Football '21 Recruiting Board Notes: Defense  247Sports

Meet the new names on the '21 Big Board and find out which position groups grew the most since our last update.

Paulding 4-H'ers Attend 75th 4-H State Congress  The Dallas New Era

Pauding County had seven Senior 4-H'ers compete at Georgia's 4-H State Congress July 25-28. 2017. They earned their way to state in Atlanta by competing in ...

East Paulding makes late push for playoff spot

Game: Hiram Hornets at East Paulding Raiders. Date: April 12 at 7:30 p.m.. Last meeting: East Paulding 2, Hiram 1 (Mar. 21, 2016). Prediction: East Paulding 3, ...

Paulding deputy, family killed in apparent murder-suicide  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When a veteran Paulding County deputy didn't show up for a court appearance Tuesday morning, his colleagues were concerned. It wasn't characteristic of the ...

Paulding programs continue to move through state playoffs

The postseason schedule has reached its peak with state playoffs matchups in soccer, tennis, lacrosse and baseball all currently taking place.

Paulding programs entrenched in playoff action

The postseason schedule for spring sports in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) continues to press through the middle of May for local programs.

Paulding native worked past personal loss to Billboard music charts

Carol Albert is on a roll. The Hiram native and longtime classical and jazz musician is on the Billboard music charts with her new Brazilian-influenced, smooth ...

Longtime administrator Hunton promoted to Paulding chief deputy

A longtime Paulding sheriff's office administrator has replaced another veteran leader as Sheriff Gary Gulledge's top assistant.

Paulding prep basketball returns to hardwood after holiday break

Game: North Cobb Warriors at North Paulding Wolfpack.

Douglas County prep basketball regular season heads towards region tournaments

Game: Mays Raiders at Alexander Cougars (boys). Date: Feb. 1. Last meeting: Mays 43, Alexander 41 (Jan. 12, 2018). Prediction: Alexander 60, Mays 55.

Tenant charged after Hiram woman found murdered, home burned

A man who rented a room in a Hiram couple's home was charged Wednesday with murdering one of them and setting a fire to conceal the crime.

WKU receives commitments from Ruffin, Spencer and Sloan  WBKO

The Western Kentucky football program received three commitments Sunday. Jacquez Sloan, Dionte Ruffin and Cole Spencer all gave verbal pledges to WKU.

Lithia Springs teacher ID'd, gunshot wound 'personal matter' brought to school

A veteran math teacher last week went to his classroom before school began, "retrieved and loaded" one round into a handgun and suffered an "intentional" ...

Prep basketball stays active during winter break

Game: Hiram Hornets vs. Forest Park Panthers. Date and time: Dec. 28, 10:30 a.m.. Prediction: Hiram 70, Forest Park 65. Every late December is the time of year ...

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