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Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

December 12, 2019

When spectators attend a Grady basketball game this season, they will see one basketball team with a new coach and both teams on the rise and developing potential p...

Student arrested after bringing weapon to school

Student arrested after bringing weapon to school

December 11, 2019

A student was arrested at approximately 2:00 p.m. after bringing a weapon inside of the school today. Administrators responded after receiving a tip from...

Military families struggle during holidays

Military families struggle during holidays

December 6, 2019

Someone was missing from freshman Jordan Taylor’s Thanksgiving dinner table. Taylor’s father, Javari Taylor, is in the Navy and currently deployed...

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Kaitlin Palaian and Mills Rentz-Baker

December 5, 2019

Joe Montana historically drove down the field against the Cincinnati Bengals on Jan. 22, 1989 to win the San Francisco 49ers their third Super Bowl. M...

Implementation of new student ID policies cause complications

Implementation of new student ID policies cause complications

December 4, 2019

When students get school IDs every year, they tend to toss them into backpacks and forget about them. This year, though, the IDs have more applications...

Re-evaluation of testing methods necessary

Re-evaluation of testing methods necessary

Elena Hubert

December 4, 2019

A favorite among teachers and students, multiple choice tests have long been a staple in American high schools. However, even with the implementation of...

Food insecurity becomes more prominent during holiday season

Food insecurity becomes more prominent during holiday season

December 2, 2019

During the holiday season, thoughts of meals like turkey and mashed potatoes float through children and adults’ minds. However, a great number of Atlantans...

Freshman Mahony excels through Irish dance

Freshman Mahony excels through Irish dance

November 27, 2019

Sparkle and bling. Excellence and perfection. Music and movement. Freshman Aisling Mahony will tell you all of these things with a smile when speaking...

Renowned Emanuel Ax brings Beethoven to students

Renowned Emanuel Ax brings Beethoven to students

November 23, 2019

Beethoven filled Grady’s humble Vincent Murray auditorium Nov. 22. Its source was sitting at the piano: world-renowned pianist Emanuel Ax.  About ...

American holiday purchases are unethical, unsustainable

American holiday purchases are unethical, unsustainable

November 23, 2019

During the upcoming holiday retail season, with events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we’ll all buy things we don’t need just because they’re...

Atlanta history reflected in Downtown murals

Atlanta history reflected in Downtown murals

Bria Brown

November 22, 2019

Fabian Williams is a local artist who painted a mural on Edgewood Ave known as “Paragraphilizer” which is apart of a broader spectrum of murals known...

Persons family provides exchange students American high school experience

Persons family provides exchange students American high school experience

November 22, 2019

International students experience the life of an American high school student while walking the halls of Grady.  The foreign exchange program benefits studen...

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