News HeadlinesMorrow High News

Morrow High School News Submitted by Alumni

Morrow High School News From Around The Web

Concept design for the new Morrow High School

Morrow High School replacement hinges on the approval of SPLOST VI. The special election is March 19.

Clayton County school board, public presented concept designs for new schools

The Board of Education was presented with three design concepts during the board's work session Monday.

Morrow High's Jimmy Calloway announces collegiate commitment | Sports

MORROW — The three-star prospect out of Morrow High School in Jimmy Calloway announced his collegiate intentions through social media last night with just ...

Clayton County Public Schools graduation dates announced | News

Clayton County Public Schools has announced the Class of 2019 graduation schedule.

Kent State Tuscarawas Signs Morrow High School Senior to Wrestling Team

Holloway was a three-year letter winner for the Mustangs wrestling team and garnered Clayton Country Wrestler of the Year honors along with being named ...

Clayton County Super Six: Jamal Hill, defensive back, Morrow High

Hill recorded 67 tackles, seven tackles for a loss, three interceptions and 16 passes defended last year as a junior. He was named First Team All-County and ...

Clayton County Super Six: Jimmy Calloway, wide receiver, Morrow High

During the 2017 season, Morrow High's Jimmy Calloway went from an unknown sophomore to one of the top wide receivers in the state in the span of 10 games.

Several construction projects underway at Clayton school district

While the Clayton County school district readying children to be the future leaders of country, it's also working to give those same students the best facilities in ...

Morrow girls, boys sweep Clayton County Cross Country Championships

Morrow High School swept the Clayton County Cross Country Championships Thursday night at Clayton County International Park.

Five Clayton County high schools included as 2019 AP Honor Schools

JONESBORO – ​Five Clayton County high schools were included in one or more of the six different categories announced by State School Superintendent ...

TRACK ROUNDUP: Morrow boys, girls take top spot in county championships

JONESBORO — The Morrow High program didn't just pick up a boys title over the weekend, but the girls also reached the top podium step as well in the Clayton ...

Clayton County's Class of 2019 valedictorians, salutatorians | News

The valedictorians are those students who have the highest academic achievements of the class. Salutatorians are those students ranked second in the ...

2018 Football Schedule Preview: Morrow High Mustangs | Sports

After producing the best season in the program's last 20 years, Morrow High is eyeing a return to the state playoffs in 2018.


MORROW — Morrow High wide receiver Jimmy Calloway has been named Clayton County Offensive Player of the Week following his performance in last ...

BASKETBALL: Morrow splits night with MLKing High | Sports

Morrow High traveled into DeKalb County to face Martin Luther King Jr., High but the Clayton program ended the night splitting as the Lady Mustangs fell 54-14 ...

Early voting has begun for SPLOST VI special election

If approved, SPLOST VI collections will begin on Jan. 1, 2020 with a maximum collection of $280 million.

Morrow High left in the cold after copper theft  WSB Atlanta

Students at one school had to learn in cold classrooms after someone stole the copper wire from the heating units.

CROSS COUNTRY: Morrow's Taylor Jones, Forest Park's Javier Castillo top field in first Clayton County event

The first Clayton County cross country event of the season was held last Thursday at Mundy's Mill High School.

Violent fight outside Morrow High School caught on video  WSB Atlanta

A student Morrow High School student captured video of a fight that he claims was gang related. The incident happened on campus Tuesday during a lunch ...


MORROW — The Morrow High football program put together its best season since 1998 in Jerome Weaks' second season as head coach. The Mustangs went ...

Morrow at Mundy's Mill Game Preview | Sports

It's still early in the season, but there is plenty of reason to believe Friday's game between Morrow and Mundy's Mill will go a long way toward determining each ...

Clayton residents approve SPLOST VI referendum | Features

Clayton County residents voted to approve the Education Special Local Option Sales Tax in a special election Tuesday.

Vols add commitment from 2020 Georgia athlete  247Sports

Tennessee's newest commitment in the 2020 class came Saturday night from a Georgia athlete. Jimmy Calloway, a 5-foot-11, 166-pound athlete from Morrow ...

TRACK: Morrow boys hoping early momentum leads to championships

MORROW — The Clayton County Track and Field Championships are set for Saturday and Morrow's boys program is eyeing a first-place finish after last year's ...

TRACK: Behind Morrow's 2019 success is a determined coach

MORROW — The year has been interesting for the Morrow Mustangs program. From wins to impressive track showings and even athletes rising above, Morrow ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forest Park undefeated early, Riverdale impresses

Girls basketball action has found many programs off to hot or busy starts for the 2018-19 season.

FOOTBALL: Clayton County Region Standings | Sports

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

2018 Morrow Mustangs Football Preview | Sports

A 5-5 record in 2017 was Morrow's best since 1998, but head coach Jerome Weaks is hoping his team can take it to the next level in 2018.

Morrow High Peer Court students sworn in by Juvenile Court Judge Steven Teske

Morrow High School students were sworn in as Peer Court members by Chief Juvenile Court Judge Steven Teske Friday. Katie Powers, executive chief assistant ...

Girl, 14, believed abducted from Morrow High School found in store  Atlanta Journal Constitution

While her mother wiped her eyes and told reporters she feared her 14-year-old daughter had been abducted, the girl was located inside a department store by ...

Clayton County media day kickstarts 2018-19 basketball season | Sports

Basketball is creeping up for the 2018-19 season but the wheels of the season officially began to turn with the Clayton County Basketball media day at Lovejoy ...

Thieves steal equipment from Morrow High School  WSB Atlanta

Clayton County police say several thieves broke into a local high school and got away with electronic equipment.

Students graduate from prestigious program  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

Six Cherokee County high school students recently graduated from the Model Atlanta Regional Commission (MARC) youth leadership program. They were ...

CCPS employees earn FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification

JONESBORO — Five Clayton County Public School employees have become “airmen” this summer.

TENNIS: Experienced Morrow squads climbing to top of standings

Experience matters in sports, and the Morrow boys tennis team is proving that to be true during the 2018 season.

Gaines, Jackson help Mundy's Mill fend off Morrow for region win

It wasn't pretty but Mundy's Mill was able to beat Morrow 14-10 Friday night to secure a much-needed Region 4-AAAAAA victory at Twelve Oaks Stadium.

Clayton valedictorians, salutatorians receive laptops | News

Clayton County Public Schools Class of 2019 valedictorians and salutatorians were honored on May 6 during the Board of Education meeting.

FOOTBALL: Recruiting interest heating up for Clayton County products

The summer is also a time where individual players begin to emerge as coveted college recruits. Clayton County is home to several fast-rising targets who are ...

2017-18 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team | Sports

The sports department of the Clayton News is pleased to announce its 2017-18 All-Clayton County Wrestling Team.

School district asking for $280 million SPLOST VI | News

JONESBORO — The Clayton County Board of Education approved a referendum on Monday to allow the school district to hold a special election to ask voters to ...

2018 All-Clayton County Track and Field Team | Sports

The 2018 All-Clayton County Track and Field team, as selected by the sports department of the Clayton News, is listed below.

Positivity, excitement prevalent with Morrow football entering Jerome Weaks' second season

In his second season on campus, Jerome Weaks is beginning to see his team bloom into the vision of what he wants the program to be.

FOOTBALL: Talented group of players take stage at Clayton County Media Day

Head coaches for all nine county football programs were in attendance, each of whom were joined by select players expected to make an impact in 2018.


Calloway caught three passes for 112 yards and two touchdown passes, including the game-winner in the final minute, against Riverdale.

See the graduation schedule for Clayton County Schools in 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Clayton County Public Schools will host graduations for the Class of 2018 from May 24 to May 26, 2018.

Keaton Mitchell scores four touchdowns against Morrow as ELCA extends winning streak to 37

McDONOUGH — Eagle's Landing Christian Academy entered the 2018 season *fresh* off another state championship and sporting a 36-game winning streak.

Clayton County schools have metal detectors, but use them infrequently  CBS46 News Atlanta

A student took cell phone pictures showing the metal detectors set off to the side of the entrances at a Clayton County high school, and not overhead.

Getting to Know: Morrow assistant basketball coach and EYA Sports founder Braderious Martin

The Morrow High graduate played in college at Dakota State University where he was named a top senior in his conference. He then competed in the Universal ...

Oregon pads its already stellar recruiting class  Salt Lake Tribune

The traditional signing day Wednesday merely padded Oregon's already stellar recruiting class, the best in school history. The major ranking services all had ...

In Loving Memory: Morrow's Da'Ja Green honoring a fallen friend on and off the court

Da'Ja Green decided to wear the No. 35 this season to honor her good friend and former Mustang Kahlin DeJohnette, who passed away in 2014 after ...

Jamal Hill, 3* Safety Commits to Oregon  Addicted to Quack

Three star recruit 6'1 195 safety Jamal Hill of Morrow High School (GA) has committed to the Ducks after his official visit weekend. Thank u god for the guidance .

2017 All-Clayton County Football Team | Sports

The top football players from Clayton County programs, as selected by the sports department of the Clayton News.

TRACK ROUNDUP: Morrow boys, Mount Zion girls impress at early season track meets

The Morrow Mustangs came in first place at the Eagle's Landing High School FAT No. 2 track and field event Saturday afternoon.

Tennessee football gains commitment from 2020 athlete Jimmy Calloway  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee gained its sixth commitment to its 2020 recruiting class on Saturday night.

Boys Coach of the Year: Creswell Foy, Morrow

Due to Morrow's growth throughout the season, the Clayton News is pleased to name Morrow's Creswell Foy as its Boys Coach of the Year.

Morrow tabs Weaks as new head football coach

Weaks has coached in offensive roles at Southwest DeKalb, Avondale, Berkmar, Holy Innocents' Episcopal and Lovejoy high schools in his career.

Patient Weaks confident in rebuilding plan for Morrow football

Morrow is hoping new head coach Jerome Weaks can finally be the leader to end the football program's decade of despair. Weaks, who coached at Lovejoy ...

2018 All-Clayton County Baseball Team | Sports

The 2018 All-Clayton County Baseball Team, as chosen by the sports department of the Clayton News.

Students mourn loss of classmate in accidental shooting  WSB Atlanta

Friends and family are mourning the death of a Morrow High School student shot and killed by accident at a friend's home.

Clayton County All-Star Baseball Game scheduled for May 31 at Mundy's Mill High School

The game will be held at 5:30 p.m. Full rosters can be seen inside.

FOOTBALL: Locust Grove wins Southside Shootout 7-on-7; Lovejoy, Morrow advance to semifinals

LOCUST GROVE — The Locust Grove Wildcats defended their home turf at the 2018 Southside Shootout 7-on-7 Tournament Tuesday at Warren Holder Park in ...

Clayton Science and Engineer Fair winners announced | News

Judges were charged with examining nearly 80 exhibits from elementary, middle and high schools students.

Longtime Clayton County mayor dies  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In a world full of disingenuous people, Willie Ray Oswalt was someone who believed in looking a man...

Students pulled from school in gang bust  WSB Atlanta

Clayton County deputies are going after gang members in public schools. Channel 2's Erin Coleman was with investigators as they made four arrests Monday.

SYRUP SENSATION: Jonesboro offensive line coach Darrian Carmicheal goes viral with sideline celebration

JONESBORO — Jonesboro offensive line coach Darrian Carmicheal has become an internet sensation over the past two weeks due to a unique celebration he ...

FOOTBALL: Jimmy Calloway scores two touchdowns in Morrow loss to Whitewater

FAYETTEVILLE — The Morrow Mustangs hung with Whitewater in the first half of Friday's Region 3-AAAAA contest. However, the Wildcats pulled away in the ...

CROSS COUNTRY: Forest Park sweeps county championships; Two Morrow runners top individual competition

Forest Park's boys and girls programs swept the Clayton County Cross Country Championships. Morrow saw two of its runners finish first an individual ...

Forest Park wins county wrestling championships behind six first-place finishes

JONESBORO — The Forest Park Panthers won the Clayton County Wrestling Championships over the weekend behind six first-place finishes. The Panthers ...

2016-17 Clayton County All-County Basketball Team | Sports

The 2016-2017 basketball season was a memorable one for local high school programs. Inside is the All-County team as chosen by the staff of the Clayton ...

Community celebrates opening of new East Clayton Elementary School

Students, teachers, parents and Clayton County elected officials gathered at the new facility's wide open entrance to celebrate the opening of the school.

2018 Clayton County High School Baseball Preview | Sports

Team previews for high school baseball teams in Clayton County.

Drew High School to host 6th Annual Gary Townsend Invitational  Henry Herald

RIVERDALE — Drew High School and Southern Crescent Stadium will host the Sixth Annual Gary Townsend Invitational this Saturday. Several local teams will ...

County pride on diplay at 2017 Clayton County Football Media Day

The 2017 Clayton County Football Media Day took place Wednesday at Drew High School. Coaches and players from all nine county programs spoke about ...


Clemmons led the Mustangs to a 28-6 win over Forest Park with 86 yards rushing and a touchdown last Friday.

Tennessee football: Tony Mitchell commits to Vols before starting high school  Knoxville News Sentinel

The soon-to-be freshman announced he was committed to Tennessee on Saturday.

Clayton County All-Star Basketball Game scheduled for Wednesday at Mount Zion High School

The festivities will begin at 5:45 p.m. There will be a girls and boys game, as well as a three-point shooting contest for both the boys and girls. Several boys.

Rockdale's Equihua steps down as head girls soccer coach; accepts head job at South Gwinnett  Rockdale Newton Citizen

CONYERS -- The winningest head girls soccer coach in any four-year stretch in Rockdale County High School history is leaving.

Clayton County Public Schools to host middle school football jamboree

JONESBORO — Clayton County Public Schools will will kick off its middle school football season Saturday with a jamboree spanning across multiple venues ...

Morrow alum Jenitra Shields among local players to help Team USA win IFAF Women's World Championship

JONESBORO — Three members of the Atlanta Phoenix women's football team — Jenitra Shields, Kandice Mitchell and London Kristin — recently traveled to ...

Several local programs to play in Peach State Holiday Tournament at Clayton State

MORROW — Several of metro Atlanta's top high school basketball programs will compete in the Peach State Holiday Tournament held at Clayton State from ...

Clayton County Prep Schedule for Week of Aug. 14

Inside is a schedule of volleyball, softball and football events involving Clayton County teams for the week of Aug. 14.

Jonesboro wins county swimming championship; Elite Scholars, Lovejoy finish second, third

The Jonesboro Cardinals were the top team in combined score with 849 points — 575 of which came from the first-place boys team. The Lady Cardinals swim ...

Power Five commitment recap: April 13-19  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as talented high school football prospects from around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Douglas board hires five assistant principals and special ed leader

The Douglas County School Board recently voted to hire assistant principals at five schools and hire a new leader for special education.

Clayton teen found guilty of murdering ex-girlfriend  Atlanta Journal Constitution

An Ellenwood teenager was convicted of murder Friday for the shooting death of his 16-year-old former girlfriend.

2017 All-Clayton County Girls Track and Field Team

The Clayton News is pleased to name its All-County Girls Track and Field Team for the 2017 season.

BASKETBALL SCORES: Morrow girls, Riverdale boys win region thrillers

The Lady Mustangs won 44-41 behind Da'Ja Green's 21 points. Riverdale's boys got revenge on James Johnson's game-winning three-pointer in a 77-74, ...

Morrow honors Clayton County STAR Student | Clayton News

Photo by Johnny Jackson Morrow City Council recognized Clayton County's 2013 STAR Student Lindsey Perry, a senior at Morrow High School. Shown are her ...

2016 Clayton County All-County Baseball Team | Sports

The Clayton News is pleased to announce its 2016 Clayton County All-County Baseball Team.

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Mundy's Mill rolls into Spring Break; Morrow earns first region wins

JONESBORO — Most local baseball teams are off for Spring Break this week. Mundy's Mill continued its winning streak in Region 4-AAAAA play last week, while ...

Forest Park once a 'great place to be'  Henry Herald

Mike Parris still remembers Tara Stadium packed with Forest Park and Morrow high school football fans that late October night in 1994, and for good reason.

Woman charged with stalking Clayton County school board member  FOX 5 Atlanta

A Clayton County woman accused of stalking a school board member turned herself over to authorities Wednesday afternoon.

Recruiting: Tennessee is No. 29 in team rankings, 11th in SEC for 2020  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee has the No. 29 recruiting class in the 2020 team rankings, according to 247Sports.

Live scores from this weekend’s Middle Georgia high school football games  The Telegraph

Find live local high school football coverage for all Bibb and Houston County games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected ...

Fayette County sweeps Morrow girls, boys | Sports

The Lady Mustangs fell 52-36 while the boys dropped their game by a score of 70-64.

STATE BASKETBALL: Dutchtown boys survive Morrow's late charge to advance to Class AAAAA Sweet 16  Henry Herald

The Dutchtown Bulldogs continued their magical postseason run Friday night with a 67-64 victory over a hard-charging Morrow Mustang team, advancing to the ...

Local pastor authors 'Stones of Gratitude: A Foundation for a Richer Life'  Henry Herald

It was his final year at Morrow High School and the assignment was to deliver a speech in English class. When it was his turn, Beau Adams stepped to the.

2016 All-Clayton County Football Team | Sports

JONESBORO — Clayton County has been a hotbed for football talent over the last few seasons and the 2016 season was no different. The Clayton News is ...

Tennessee football: Defensive back Lovie Jenkins commits to Vols  Knoxville News Sentinel

The three-star defensive back also had offers from Notre Dame, Louisville and Pittsburgh.

Lovejoy's Genesis Bryant, Mount Zion's Khalela Hayes among county leaders

The first few months of the high school girls basketball season are coming to a close, and several Clayton County players are filling up the stat sheet.

News headlines by Google News for Morrow High School Morrow GA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Morrow . This site has been created to offer a place for MHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Morrow High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.