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Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

December 12, 2019

When spectators attend a Grady basketball game this season, they will see one basketball team with a new coach and both teams on the rise and developing potential p...

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Kaitlin Palaian and Mills Rentz-Baker

December 5, 2019

Joe Montana historically drove down the field against the Cincinnati Bengals on Jan. 22, 1989 to win the San Francisco 49ers their third Super Bowl. M...

‘Dynamic’ 3-Star recruit Nathaniel Wiggins attracting college attention

‘Dynamic’ 3-Star recruit Nathaniel Wiggins attracting college attention

November 19, 2019

The University of Alabama, University of Virginia, Mississippi State and the University of Florida are just four of the 11 colleges on the hunt to recruit...

Cross country, athletics bring growth, teach life lessons

Cross country, athletics bring growth, teach life lessons

Bram Mansbach

November 19, 2019

My first day of high school did not start in August much like everyone else’s. My first day started June 1st. We met at the Candler Park pool around...

Knights Playoff hopes crushed after loss to Banneker

Knights Playoff hopes crushed after loss to Banneker

November 11, 2019

Banneker handed the Knights their seventh and final loss of the season, 37-28. Banneker (4-6, 3-4) used a run-heavy offense to dominate the line and win the g...

There’s a method to the madness

There’s a method to the madness

Duncan Tanner

November 4, 2019

After practice, most Grady tennis players pack their bags and head home. But not sophomore Scott Whitley, who changes into his cleats; he will only be...

Falcons start season 1-7, will get a high draft pick

Falcons start season 1-7, will get a high draft pick

November 4, 2019

The Atlanta Falcons have begun their 2019-2020 season with an abysmal record of 1-7. Whether it’s inconsistency on offense or lack of strength on defense,...

Recent graduates adjust to demands of collegiate athletics

Recent graduates adjust to demands of collegiate athletics

Bram Mansbach

October 28, 2019

For many athletes, high school was a stepping off point, a satisfying end to their athletic careers. For others,  it marked only the beginning of...

Morning practices must have balance

Morning practices must have balance

October 24, 2019

There’s nothing like it. The feeling of your alarm going off at 5:45 a.m. and waking to your pre-packed backpack and lunch made from the night befor...

Former quarterback Kelley recalls undefeated 2005 season that set Knights on winning course

Former quarterback Kelley recalls undefeated 2005 season that set Knights on winning course

Kaitlin Palaian and Elias Podber

October 23, 2019

Rewind it back. The year is 2004. The Knights’ football team is set to face Putnam County in the first round of the State AA playoffs. After 51...

Knights dominate North Springs on homecoming, win 40-0

October 19, 2019

A dominant performance on all sides of the ball led Grady to a 40-0 homecoming game victory on Oct. 18 against 1-6 North Springs. Grady is now 3-4 on the se...

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