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Atlanta businesses feel effects of boil water advisory

Atlanta businesses feel effects of boil water advisory

Anna Fedorova, Writer

December 4, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, Front Slideshow, NEWS

Businesses, schools and households across metro Atlanta experienced a major water restriction caused by a boil water advisory on Monday, Dec. 3. The rest...

Boil water advisory inconveniences Grady students

Boil water advisory inconveniences Grady students

December 4, 2018

Water is a necessity for human life that we often take for granted. When water is no longer accessible, thousands of people are affected. On Monday Dec. 3,...

Grady faculty works to manage Atlanta boil water advisory

Grady faculty works to manage Atlanta boil water advisory

Zoya Charania, Writer

December 4, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, Front Slideshow, NEWS

Late Monday morning, on Dec. 3, a boil water advisory was issued across all of the City of Atlanta. Residents in Atlanta experienced low water pressure...

Grady students suddenly are no longer wrong

Grady students suddenly are no longer wrong

August 3, 2018

Students will miss hearing long-time assistant principal Dr. David Lee Propst’s catchphrase, “you are wrong.” He retired from Grady on July 31. ...

Nationwide Walkout: Grady Students Join in Protest/Solidarity

Nationwide Walkout: Grady Students Join in Protest/Solidarity

March 14, 2018

Seventeen backpacks line the field of the Grady Stadium in front of a crowd of hundreds of students. Today, on the one month anniversary of the Feb. 1...

Boys and girls swim teams win city championships

January 25, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, SPORTS, Uncategorized

Grady's boys and girls swim teams won first place at the Atlanta Public Schools Swimming Championships yesterday Jan. 24 at the Washington Park Natatorium. The girls have won for five consecutive years, while the boys earned their first win in team history. Both teams qualified for the state championship in individual and relay events and beat long time rival North Atlanta....

Clark named Knights’ new football coach

Clark named Knights’ new football coach

Sean Sweeney

January 6, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, Football, School News, SPORTS

Mays defensive backs coach Kevin Clark has been named Grady's new head football coach.  Clark spent his college football career as a defensive back at S...

APS Police shoots man armed with BB gun near Forrest Hill Academy

APS Police shoots man armed with BB gun near Forrest Hill Academy

December 12, 2017

An Atlanta Public Schools police officer shot a man armed with a BB gun who attempted to enter Forrest Hill Academy in Southwest Atlanta Tuesday morni...

Alum Westmoreland wins Atlanta City Council seat

November 10, 2017

Filed under Adminstration, Breaking News, Local News

Brief Grady alumnus and former Atlanta Board of Education member Matt Westmoreland had a strong win on Tuesday for an at-large post for the Atlanta City Council. He ended with 63 percent of the vote with approximately 48,000 votes which was more votes than any other candidate in the Atlanta elections. Westmoreland's political career had a early beginning with a start at ...

Atlanta Mayor Reed praises Grady journalism students, criticizes professional media

Atlanta Mayor Reed praises Grady journalism students, criticizes professional media

October 11, 2017

Filed under Breaking News, Clubs and Organizations News, School News

KasimReed.com Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed   News Brief After the Atlanta City Council erroneously tweeted today Mayor Kasim Reed vetoed an ord...

Georgia Tech erupts into protest after vigil for student fatally shot by police

Georgia Tech erupts into protest after vigil for student fatally shot by police

Anya Lomsadze, Managing Editor of News

September 18, 2017

Filed under Breaking News, Local News, NEWS, Uncategorized

  by Anya Lomsadze Georgia Tech student and LGBTQ activist Scout Schultz was fatally shot by campus police on Sept. 16. After Schultz’s vigil on campus on Monday Sept. 18, protesters erupted around campus and set fire to ...

Hurricane Irma causes school closures, empties stores

Hurricane Irma causes school closures, empties stores

September 11, 2017

In response to Irma and the power outages it caused, superintendent Meria Carstarphen cancelled school for all Atlanta Public Schools for Monday, Tuesday...

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