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Concussions common in girls soccer

Concussions common in girls soccer

January 15, 2020

You blank out. You are are on the ground. Then up again. A few moments later a corner kick is being taken, but you have no idea how the game played out...

Little Rey’s is family-friendly and conveniently located

Little Rey’s is family-friendly and conveniently located

Shay Bowman

January 13, 2020

Little Rey Chicken Al Carbon is a new restaurant addition to the Piedmont Heights area. The big, bright space is full of customers day in and day out. “It’s...

Western media exaggerated fears of war, ignores who suffers real consequences

Western media exaggerated fears of war, ignores who suffers real consequences

January 13, 2020

For this generation of students, it has become easy to ignore the adverse consequences of war and regional conflict. The World War III memes that are circulating...

Sleep-Deprived: The relationship between students’ work and rest

Sleep-Deprived: The relationship between students’ work and rest

January 13, 2020

BEEP. BEEP. BEEP. It’s 6:30 a.m., and across Grady High School and America, students are struggling to collect themselves out of bed, and not to reach...

Racial separation remains on school’s sports teams 58 years after integration

Racial separation remains on school’s sports teams 58 years after integration

January 9, 2020

Sports should be the great equalizer. A football, a softball or a frisbee can strip kids of wealth, race and status and pull people together based sole...

Golf team plays out of spotlight

Golf team plays out of spotlight

January 8, 2020

At many high schools, students flock to cheer on the football or basketball team. The crowds of students bring spirit to boost the teams' morale and encourage...

A seasonal tradition for 21 years, Inman Christmas tree lot gives back to community

A seasonal tradition for 21 years, Inman Christmas tree lot gives back to community

Maddie Shaw

December 20, 2019

A Christmas tree lot is a place where families are immersed in years of tradition. Going with your family to select the perfect tree is a custom all families...

The importance of stretching

The importance of stretching

December 20, 2019

Senior Jordan Tucker played club soccer for 13 years before she broke her hip in a game during her freshman year of high school. Doctors told Tucker...

Principal proves successful with high scores, equitable schools

Principal proves successful with high scores, equitable schools

December 18, 2019

In 2013, she led the biggest gains in student achievement of all traditional Atlanta middle schools. In the years following, she raised test score...

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...

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