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Language clubs provide additional opportunities for students

Language clubs provide additional opportunities for students

December 3, 2019

Many schools require students to take at least one foreign language course because of its various benefits.  According to the American Council on the Tea...

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...

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...

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...

Five years separate Willner “twins”

Five years separate Willner “twins”

November 18, 2019

Junior Elliot Willner’s “twin” is a solid foot shorter than him and five years younger. Willner and his 11-year-old brother Miles were conceived...

Junior launches Atlanta-based autographing company

Junior launches Atlanta-based autographing company

Kamryn Harty and George Lefkowicz

November 15, 2019

Celebrities sign and junior Ariel Simons sells.  Simons started his autographing business, “Atl Graphs,” his freshman year. Inspired by the prospec...

Dr. Bombay’s funds education in India

Dr. Bombay’s funds education in India

November 7, 2019

Residents of Candler Park know where to go for a peaceful sanctuary. Amidst the bustling life of Atlantans, there is a haven of tea, ice cream and sweet...

Rainbow crosswalk’s a source of pride at Midtown intersection

Rainbow crosswalk’s a source of pride at Midtown intersection

November 4, 2019

The spirit of the block fills the area. From fine dining and relaxing nail spas during the week to the upbeat energy and lively music on the weekends,...

Students voice concerns over anti-abortion bills

Students voice concerns over anti-abortion bills

Charlotte Spears and Elena Hubert

November 4, 2019

Senior Nadia McGlynn believes the government does not have the right to regulate a woman’s body. “The decision to have a baby should be the mother’s,...

Students support attorney’s efforts to get release of 73-year old mass lynching records

Students support attorney’s efforts to get release of 73-year old mass lynching records

October 30, 2019

Students from several Grady organizations, including the Black Student Union and Moot Court team, visited U.S. Circuit Court in support of an attorney...

Gay-Straight Alliance marches in Atlanta Pride Parade

Gay-Straight Alliance marches in Atlanta Pride Parade

October 29, 2019

Gay-Straight Alliance members helped represent Atlanta Pubic Schools in the this year's Atlanta Pride Festival, and marching alongside more than 320 other g...

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