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Two students awarded ‘20 Under 20’ for giving back

The Southerner

February 3, 2012

By Alix Youngblood While most families set out to go shopping and ice skating, Eve Brown was at home in the kitchen cooking meals for the needy. Brown and her family have been active volunteers for the Meals on Wheels program for many years, an association dedicated to providing nutritious meals for underprivileged senior citizens. During her sophomore year, Brown became...

Victorious: Despite childhood obstacles as an orphan in Ukraine, junior triumphs

Victorious: Despite childhood obstacles as an orphan in Ukraine, junior triumphs

February 3, 2012

By Jolie Jones A little girl looked through the crack of a door and saw her mom injecting a small needle into her dad’s arm. Victoria Selene Dr...

The R Word: Republicans are a closeted minority at Grady

Isabelle Taft

February 3, 2012

Junior Laura Sommerville was in fourth grade when she realized she was different from her Morningside Elementary School classmates. It was 2004, and the entire country was caught up in election fever as Republican President George W. Bush sought a second term against Democratic challenger John Kerry. Sommerville, having heard her parents express their support for Bush, discovered...

Prom night, is it a night for ‘oochie coochie in some motel’ or some good, clean fun?

Prom night, is it a night for ‘oochie coochie in some motel’ or some good, clean fun?

March 1, 1994

Jamie Cox Columnist “Jamie, you get on my nerves. You’re part of the prom committee that scheduled the prom at the FOX. Why you do that? You should...

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