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School district ‘lands’ a great deal from the mayor

Selena Kleber

January 17, 2018

Filed under Breaking News, NEWS

Newly elected mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms, transferred deeds for 50 properties from the City of Atlanta to Atlanta Public Schools on Tuesday, Jan. 16. This decision allows Superintendent, Dr. Meria Carstarphen, leeway in how she ...

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 whi...

Flint citizens continue to feel aftermath of water crisis

Mei Nathan

April 21, 2016

Filed under Breaking News, NEWS

On April 16, 2013, former Flint, Mich. emergency managers, Darnell Earley and Ed Kurtz, decided to use water from Lake Huron instead of from Detroit pipes for the city’s supply, believing the decision would save millions of dollars...

Man found squished inside Grady locker

The Southerner

April 1, 2016

Filed under Breaking News, NEWS

(April Fool's Satire) Forty-two-year-old Eustace Stubbs was discovered inside a sophomore’s locker on the C200 floor Friday evening. The student, who asked that she remain anonymous, says she was traumatized by her discover...

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