• The Knights varsity football team plays at Riverwood on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Fall Dance, Oct. 28, 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

  • The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be given on Oct. 24.

  • The PSAT will be administered at Grady on Wednesday, Oct. 25

  • Grady's 70th-year Reunion, Sat. Nov. 4

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Knights athletics dominated by superstitions

October 10, 2017

Filed under SPORTS

By Bram Mansbach High school sports, like professional sports, are filled with superstitions. Many players believe an extra knot in a shoelace or a certain piece of jewelry can win or lose a game. These special habits convince...

Studies show increased CTE risk

Studies show increased CTE risk

Caleb W, Assistant Managing Editor, News

October 4, 2017

Filed under Front Slideshow, SPORTS

Atlanta United near playoffs

Reid Barry

September 25, 2017

Filed under SPORTS

Atlanta United is entering the home stretch of its inaugural season. Their new home, Mercedes-Benz has opened, and with it there are new questions about how good Atlanta United can be as a team.  On some nights they look l...

Public funding for billionaire’s stadiums unjust

Jack Rafferty, AME Comment

September 21, 2017

Filed under Comment, SPORTS

By Jack Rafferty, Assistant Managing Editor-Comment In 2017 alone, metro Atlanta residents have seen the completion of two new professional sports stadiums, Mercedes-Benz Stadium and SunTrust Park.  These stadiums may seem...

Lithia Springs holds off Grady comeback for first win of season

Alex Langan, Assistant Managing Editor, Sports

September 19, 2017

Filed under Football, Game of the Month, SPORTS

In a battle of two winless regional rivals, the Knights (now 0-3) lost to the Lions (now 1-3) 22-20 at Lakewood Stadium after a failed two-point conversion, blocked field goal and turnovers on downs plagued Grady. This is just...

American soccer system flawed, Atlanta Silverbacks are a prime example

Jack Hudson

September 18, 2017

Filed under Sports Commentary

The Atlanta Silverbacks used to be Atlanta’s main source of professional soccer. That has changed with the emergence of Atlanta United, which is has become the center of everything soccer within the city. As Atlanta United gai...

Girls cross country prepares for season

Elias Podber

September 8, 2017

Filed under Cross Country

The Grady girls cross country team has high hopes for this year’s season and have hit the ground running. The team thinks it can complete yet another rewarding year. Coach Jeff Cramer emphasized that last season’s finish at s...

Grady rebrands, deserts oval “G” logo

Charlie Toole and Alex Langan

September 8, 2017

Filed under SPORTS

By Alex Langan and Charlie Toole After an Atlanta Public Schools central office request for an examination of branding, Grady has changed its athletics logo and mascot name. The ovular “G” logo has represented Grady athletics since...

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