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Gentrification shifts demographics

October 26, 2018

In major cities such as New York, Los Angeles and Atlanta, the influx of wealth and development into historically-impoverished communities continues to force ...

Charged rhetoric influences violence

October 24, 2018

Public figures have long learned to brace for grueling treatment. From slander, to ridicule, to threats, prominent individuals are no foreigners to the harshn...

Abrams and Kemp clashes continue during Gubernatorial Debate

October 23, 2018

Republican nominee Brian Kemp and Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams leveled accusations tonight about false or incomplete information instead of strength...

Knights lose 29-7 to Maynard-Jackson in crucial game

Knights lose 29-7 to Maynard-Jackson in crucial game

October 22, 2018

The Knights dropped to 1-7 with a 29-7 defeat to Maynard Jackson on Oct. 19. Southerner sports editor and photographer Elias Podber captured the act...

Medical innovators ease life for patients with disabilities

October 21, 2018

NEW YORK Medical innovators presented their work on technological advances for people with physical disabilities at the No Barriers Summit in New Y...

JV football team opens the new Walden Athletic Complex with a 14-12 loss to Douglass

JV football team opens the new Walden Athletic Complex with a 14-12 loss to Douglass

October 19, 2018

On Oct. 19 2018, the new Walden Athletic Complex opened to host the JV football team's last game of the season. Although the team lost 14-12, to finished...

A day in the life: senior Cameron Tillery

A day in the life: senior Cameron Tillery

October 17, 2018

Grady is filled with many students, all varying in age and stage of life. The Southerner followed around senior Cameron Tillery throughout a normal day...

Q&A with Stacey Abrams, gubernatorial candidate

October 17, 2018

The Southerner posed several questions to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams on her plans as Georgia governor to address issues relevant ...

Southerner Podcast: Ep.1 Twin Talk with MacKenzie and Kathleen York

October 15, 2018

In this episode, The Southerner Podcast gains a perspective into what life is like as a twin. Grady sophomores and twins MacKenzie and Kathleen York share...

Life as a twin: Palaian’s inside perspective

Life as a twin: Palaian’s inside perspective

October 15, 2018

I wake up and he is there. I go to school and he is there, I get home he is there. 24/7 has never had a more literal meaning than when it comes to being a twin. Don’t get me wrong; I love my brother Jack. Our two opposite personalities complement each other, but having to see one person every day can be ha...

Life as a twin: Tischer’s inside perspective

Life as a twin: Tischer’s inside perspective

October 15, 2018

“Who’s older?” is the first thing people ask when they find out Alex and I are twins. I always say I’m a minute older, and then Alex proceeds to say, “it’s because I kicked her out of the womb to make sure it was safe to come out.” Having a twin certainly has its ups and downs, but it means I h...

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