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Walden Sports Complex unveiled

Walden Sports Complex unveiled

Selena Kleber and Kiki Soto

October 15, 2018

Astroturf fields, metal stands, concessions, locker rooms and scoreboards all stamped with a big, cardinal colored ‘G’ has made the dream of uniquely Gr...

SGA’s role not fully communicated to students

SGA’s role not fully communicated to students

October 8, 2018

Although most Grady students are too young to vote in the midterm elections, they still have voting opportunities through the Student Government Associat...

Beltline directly affects Virginia-Highland businesses

Beltline directly affects Virginia-Highland businesses

Elise Isakov

October 4, 2018

Right up the street from Grady sits a corner of shops lined with glowing fairy lights. Small groups of people wander from place to place. This area is kn...

Interest in AP Music Theory ensures continuation

Interest in AP Music Theory ensures continuation

October 1, 2018

AP music theory, an advanced placement class deemed one of the hardest by  teacher, Kevin Hill, has been brought back this school year, and its popul...

FDA demands corporate crackdown on teen Juuling

October 1, 2018

The Food and Drug Administration last month issued an ultimatum for five major e-cigarette companies mandating they come up with a solution to rampa...

Grady weighs in on who has the right to know

Grady weighs in on who has the right to know

September 26, 2018

The New York Times published a controversial and anonymous op-ed on Sept. 5. Mixed reactions surfaced after hearing it was written by a senior officia...

Senior starts Grady Black Student Union

Senior starts Grady Black Student Union

September 26, 2018

  In 1968, San Francisco State University founded the first-ever Black Student Union. Many other institutions soon followed suit, forming simila...

Hollis promoted to assistant principal

Hollis promoted to assistant principal

September 25, 2018

Standing on the C200 hallway during the seven-minute transition period after every class Tekeshia Hollis maintains order as students rush to get to clas...

This is ‘Zero Hour’: Grady student leads march for climate justice

This is ‘Zero Hour’: Grady student leads march for climate justice

September 11, 2018

Senior Esme Rice has always been interested in environmental activism. Two summers ago, she attended the Climate Reality Leadership Corps in Seattle, le...

Juul: the new generation of nicotine addicts

Juul: the new generation of nicotine addicts

September 6, 2018

      In student-designated bathroom stalls, in the hallways, at lunch, on desks and in teenage hands, students are inhaling carcinogenic, ...

District sailing successfully in its partnership efforts

District sailing successfully in its partnership efforts

August 30, 2018

Atlanta Public Schools used to be entirely composed of traditional public schools. Since 2016, the district has diversified its pool of 84 schools to inclu...

Midtown housing prices high, teacher commutes long

Midtown housing prices high, teacher commutes long

August 22, 2018

Wake up to an alarm between 7:00 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. Take a shower, get dressed, eat breakfast, make a lunch, pack a bag, and hustle out the door. Wait...

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