• The Knights varsity football team plays at Riverwood on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Fall Dance, Oct. 28, 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

  • The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be given on Oct. 24.

  • The PSAT will be administered at Grady on Wednesday, Oct. 25

  • Grady's 70th-year Reunion, Sat. Nov. 4

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Alum Matt Westmoreland leaves school board for city council

Alum Matt Westmoreland leaves school board for city council

Alex Tischer

October 23, 2017

Grady alumnus and Atlanta School Board member Matt Westmoreland made his city council candidacy official Sep. 6.   “It was great to have 125 people there fro...

Road diet aims to slim down Monroe Drive

Road diet aims to slim down Monroe Drive

Katie Wood, Author

October 23, 2017

Monroe Drive, one of the most highly traveled streets in Midtown Atlanta, is also one of the most dangerous. A Grady former student, Alexa Hyneman, was kil...

Significant grant comes school’s way

Significant grant comes school’s way

Scout McDaniel

October 19, 2017

The sound of cheering students, athletes, and coaches filled the gym as the College Football Playoff Foundation presented Principal Dr. Betsy Bockman wit...

SGA, homecoming court assume leadership roles

SGA, homecoming court assume leadership roles

October 13, 2017

Atlanta Mayor Reed praises Grady journalism students, criticizes professional media

October 11, 2017

Grady publications win national awards

October 11, 2017

Giving Point redefines how to log service hours

Giving Point redefines how to log service hours

October 6, 2017

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Issue of the Week

Should students lose privileges (i.e. homecoming, prom, etc) for disrespect of faculty/staff and administrators?

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, October 21

    Varsity Football

    Henry W. Grady High School 7 - Maynard Jackson 45

  • Friday, October 13

    Football-Homecoming

    Henry W. Grady High School 30 - North Springs 26

  • Wednesday, October 11

    Volleyball State Playoffs, 1st Round

    Henry W. Grady High School 0 - Locus Grove 3

  • Saturday, September 30

    Varsity Football

    Henry W. Grady High School 15 - Carver 22

  • Tuesday, September 26

    Softball

    Henry W. Grady High School 3 - Discovery 18

  • Friday, September 22

    Varsity Football

    Henry W. Grady High School 21 - Decatur 48

  • Thursday, September 21

    Volleyball

    Henry W. Grady High School 2 - Tri-Cities 0

  • Thursday, September 21

    Volleyball

    Henry W. Grady High School 2 - Riverdale 0

  • Tuesday, September 19

    Volleyball

    Henry W. Grady High School 2 - Carver 0

  • Saturday, September 16

    Football

    Henry W. Grady High School 20 - Lithia Springs 22

Knights athletics dominated by superstitions

October 10, 2017No Comments

By Bram Mansbach High school sports, like professional sports, are filled with superstitions. Many players believe an extra knot in a shoelace or a certain piece of jewelry...

AJC names Swann best player in Grady history

AJC names Swann best player in Grady history

October 10, 2017No Comments

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution named 2011 Grady graduate the best football player in school history as part of its ongoing series naming the best player in each region of...

Studies show increased CTE risk

Studies show increased CTE risk

Caleb W, Assistant Managing Editor, News

October 4, 2017 • Comments closed

By Caleb Weinstock A hit to the head from a charging, 250-pound football player will leave a visible bruise, but it may also leave a hidden degenerative condition, more o...

Knights fall to Carver 22-15

Knights fall to Carver 22-15

October 2, 2017

Atlanta United near playoffs

September 25, 2017

JV football displaying potential for a successful season

JV football displaying potential for a successful season

September 21, 2017

Public funding for billionaire’s stadiums unjust

September 21, 2017

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Sports In Motion

Grady girls cross country coach Jeff Cramer speaks with the Southerner's Elias Podber on Oct. 10 about both teams' prospects for the region and state meets.

Knights face Maynard Jackson at Mercedes Benz Stadium

Knights face Maynard Jackson at Mercedes Benz Stadium

Sean Sweeney, Author

October 23, 2017No Comments

By Sean Sweeney The Knights football team faced Maynard Jackson in the first-ever high school football game in the new $1.5 Mercedes Benz Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 21....

The Long Walk: Bathroom Issues In The Trailers

The Long Walk: Bathroom Issues In The Trailers

Josh Wolfe, Junior Online Editor

October 19, 2017No Comments

From a typical Grady class from, it takes approximately 15 seconds to reach the nearest water fountain or restroom based on a Southerner study. However, from a classroom in th...

Photo Essay: Students Get in the spirit for homecoming

Photo Essay: Students Get in the spirit for homecoming

October 9, 2017

Despite Tropical Tuesday confusion, Spirit Week stirs excitement

Despite Tropical Tuesday confusion, Spirit Week stirs excitement

October 8, 2017

Photo Essay: Tattoos of Grady

Photo Essay: Tattoos of Grady

October 6, 2017

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Southerner Conversations

The Southerner's Nafez Zohbi speaks with John Brandhorst, vice chair of the Grady Foundation, on Oct. 17 about Grady's All-Class 70th Reunion, which will take place on Saturday, Nov. 4.

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Not all hazing is bad

Jack Rafferty, Assistant Managing Editor, Comment

October 17, 20171 Comment

By Jack Rafferty What comes to mind when you think of the word “hazing”? Many people immediately jump to haphazard sexual actions, binge drinking, vandalism, or a litany of other things that can only be described as...

Segregation continues despite awareness

Abby Edlein, Freshman

October 6, 2017 • Comments closed

Dear Editors, I grew up in a predominantly white neighborhood, went to a predominantly white elementary school and was raised around kids who looked and grew up similar to me. Despite what I was accustomed to during my chi...

Trump’s DACA plan full of unanswered questions

October 6, 2017 • Comments closed

Children of undocumented immigrants now face strengthened barriers to achieving the American Dream. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Sept. 5 that the Trump administration is rescinding protection provided to the...

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A Difference of Opinion

In the first "A Difference of Opinion," on Oct. 4, Southerner editors Parker Killenberg (left) and Jordan Killenberg (right) debate the merits of Grady's exam retake policy.

Southerner Podcast: 1, Oct. 11, 2017 – Self Segregation Persists

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