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Grady celebrates ‘Senior Knight’ as Banneker wins 21-18

Grady celebrates ‘Senior Knight’ as Banneker wins 21-18

Alex Langan and Sean Sweeney

November 8, 2017


Filed under Football, Front Slideshow, Photo Essay, SPORTS

Grady finished the season 2-7 after a 21-18 loss at home to Banneker (8-2) on Fri. Nov. 3 to seal its first losing season since 2001. The Trojans went up 21-0 in the third quarter, but the Knights came storming back after late touchdown catches by senior wide receiver Quillan Felton and senior ta...

Knights face Maynard Jackson in first high school game at new Mercedes Benz Stadium

Knights face Maynard Jackson in first high school game at new Mercedes Benz Stadium

Sean Sweeney, Author

October 23, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLE, Multimedia, Photo Essay

  The Knights football team faced Maynard Jackson in the first-ever high school football game in the new $1.5 billion Mercedes Benz Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 21. The young and rebuilding team fell to 1-6 on the season with a 45-7 loss. Grady is now mathematically eliminated from playoff contention...

Photo Essay: Students Get in the spirit for homecoming

Photo Essay: Students Get in the spirit for homecoming

Ellie Werthman and Annie Zintak

October 9, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLE, Multimedia, Photo Essay

Spirit week’s goal is to excite and unite students for the homecoming game on Oct. 13. Fall break is the week prior to the Homecoming game, the normal time for spirit week. The date of the homecoming game could not be changed, so students are getting in the spirit a little earlier. For more Hom...

Photo Essay: Tattoos of Grady

Photo Essay: Tattoos of Grady

Gaby Paez, Assistant Managing Editor Online/Social Media

October 6, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLE, Multimedia, Photo Essay

Grady students share what makes their ink unique through a Q&A and series of photos. ...

Music Midtown takes over Piedmont Park

Music Midtown takes over Piedmont Park

Chandler Morris

September 18, 2017


Filed under Community Living, Front Slideshow, Multimedia, NEWS, Photo Essay

By Chandler Morris, Gaby Paez, and Nafez Zohbi On Saturday September 16th to Sunday September 17th, Music Midtown took place in Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta. The festival drew large crowds to the park, including Grady students, and closed down the area surrounding Grady High School. For a related...

Atlanta residents march for environmental justice

Atlanta residents march for environmental justice

Chandler Morris

April 22, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Essay

April 22, 2017 On April 22, 2017, Atlanta residents marched in the Candler Park neighborhood to promote environmental preservation in honor of earth day. The new presidential administration has sparked controversy with their stance on climate change, many believing that they are not making necessary...

Atlanta residents pay tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

Atlanta residents pay tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

Chandler Morris

January 16, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, Photo Essay

By Chandler Morris Today, January 16, Atlanta residents marched down Auburn Avenue to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. A rally was held at the Martin Luther King National Historic Site to commemorate the MLK National Holiday. King’s legacy of love and peace was celebrated, and current events regarding...

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