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Hunter travels from Jamaica to pursue a mathematics career

Hunter travels from Jamaica to pursue a mathematics career

January 15, 2018

The turquoise, Jamaican water sparkles as sunlight bounces off of the waves. Princess parrot-fish and mackerels swarm in schools as they dart through th...

Homeless students face setbacks, staff shows support

Homeless students face setbacks, staff shows support

December 18, 2017

Walking around the hallways of Grady, it is not unusual to see some groups of students wearing varsity football gear, textbooks in tow, and others speaking to ...

Feminine products kept hidden

Feminine products kept hidden

December 18, 2017

The text comes 15 minutes before the end of first period. Senior Nina Hannaford has to meet a friend next to some lockers on the E100 hall to deliver the product. When Hannaford gets there, her fri...

Beloved by students, Mr. Smith enriches Grady

Beloved by students, Mr. Smith enriches Grady

December 18, 2017

By Jack Hudson and Caleb Weinstock Most substitutes don’t get the type of responses that this one does. Students flock to him to say “hello” o...

Student stands up to broken bathrooms with a drill

Student stands up to broken bathrooms with a drill

December 11, 2017

By Charlotte Spears With a few twists of a drill, sophomore Bradley Colburn-Stanger created something no Grady student could’ve imagined: a restroom...

New winter break schedule creates confusion, student discontent

New winter break schedule creates confusion, student discontent

November 29, 2017

Hot chocolate, twinkling lights and family traditions: this is probably what most people imagine when they think of preparing for the winter holiday season. ...

Students embrace vegan diets

Students embrace vegan diets

November 27, 2017

Many Grady students have recently embraced veganism. Meat, fish, eggs, dairy products and any foods obtained from animals all are excluded in a vegan diet. “There...

Markovic masters real-world photo skills

Markovic masters real-world photo skills

Parker Killenberg

November 21, 2017

The annual Atlanta Celebrates Photography had its open exhibition in October, and Creative Loafing awarded exemplary photographers shown in the exhibit...

Quiz Bowl Team buzzes first at initial tournament

Quiz Bowl Team buzzes first at initial tournament

November 16, 2017

Quiz Bowl is a quiz-based sport that tests players on a wide variety of academic subjects. In the past two months, the new Grady Quiz Bowl team has an...

Rap music limits variety at dances

Rap music limits variety at dances

November 6, 2017

For years, Grady’s April prom was the anticipated dance to attend. Not many people went to the homecoming dance, nor was it seen as a big deal. However,...

SGA President Burras starts nonprofit organization

SGA President Burras starts nonprofit organization

November 6, 2017

All around Grady, Aaron Burras can be seen at the center of pep rallies, interacting with the student body or taking photos for Grady News Now. As Executive...

The Day of the Dead is a living tradition

The Day of the Dead is a living tradition

Morgan Watkins, Writer

November 4, 2017

The streets are lined with color and masks. People with skeleton-painted faces and brightly colored clothing march about as music plays in the backgroun...

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