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Cabbagetown murals brighten community

Cabbagetown murals brighten community

April 23, 2019

The “Forward Warrior” wall is full of murals created by Atlanta artists that change annually. The founder, Peter Ferrari, set out to nine years ago to c...

Alumni showcase growth in art show

Alumni showcase growth in art show

April 19, 2019

Three blue faces stare from walls; another face screams while a bronze statue nearby gives a thumbs-up. The figures are from alumni Magdalena Dumitres...

West Side Story moves audience, highlights students’ talent

West Side Story moves audience, highlights students’ talent

April 11, 2019

Review The romantic musical tragedy “West Side Story” is known as one of the most memorable and heart-wrenching musicals of all time, exemplifyi...

How reality TV affects teenagers

How reality TV affects teenagers

April 9, 2019

Many common television networks like MTV, ABC and Lifetime have reality TV shows —programs that are supposed to represent real life and real situations. ...

Satire: The Bachelor comes to Grady

Katie Wood, Social Media Editor

March 26, 2019

At Grady, one of the most diverse high schools in the state, you would think it would be easy to find love. However, for Nolan, things haven’t worked out, though they are looking up with help from his wingman, Mr. Copeland. In 1993 Copeland and Chris Harrison, host of ABC’s The Bachelor, graduated from Oklahoma City University together and began a lifelong friendship,...

GSU’s Rialto Center educates and entertains

GSU’s Rialto Center educates and entertains

Duncan Tanner

February 14, 2019

The Rialto. A center for the arts. A cultural hearth. And since 1996, an education platform. This platform has not only affected Atlanta, but it also plays a...

For Keeps Bookstore adds to historical Auburn Avenue

For Keeps Bookstore adds to historical Auburn Avenue

Kamryn Harty, Online Comment Editor

February 1, 2019

Not many bookstores have what For Keeps Books on Auburn Avenue has. A small, quaint storefront in the historical heart of the African-American communi...

Art students produce public murals

Art students produce public murals

Catherine Opsahl, Lifestyle and Arts & Entertainment Managing Editor

January 31, 2019

The arts department has been busier than usual this month, as both the Advanced Placement Art class and the Drawing/Painting 2 class were commissioned to pa...

Venom: Bites off more than it can chew

Venom: Bites off more than it can chew

Anna Rachwalski

January 25, 2019

On May 4th, 2007, Spider-Man 3 was released by Sony, being the third installment in their Spider-Man movie trilogy.  They introduced a villain to the big...

Varuni Napoli offers a new workplace for Grady students

Varuni Napoli offers a new workplace for Grady students

January 18, 2019

Exceptional smell.  Delicious food. Satisfied customers having a good time.  Varuni Napoli is a unique restaurant. Varuni Napoli opened in April 2014, serving ...

‘The Help’ holds to high reviews

‘The Help’ holds to high reviews

Ava Smith

January 17, 2019

Combining compassion with brutal reality, "The Help" follows the lives of African American women working as the maids of rich white families in the 1960s a...

Drama department prepares ‘West Side Story’

Drama department prepares ‘West Side Story’

Elise Isakov, Video Editor

January 8, 2019

“West Side Story” has made a huge impact on the world of musical theater since it first debuted in 1957. The drama department decided to take on t...

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