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Ava Smith
Ava Smith is a Junior and a Co-Editor in Chief for the Southerner. When she is not working on the paper, Ava likes to eat good food, is a member of Grady's pedestrian safety coalition, and debates for Grady's speech and debate team.

Ava Smith

Dec 14, 2020
Board approves name change to Midtown High School (Story)
Dec 11, 2020
Lighting the torch: The future of civil rights (Story)
Dec 06, 2020
Parents, students rally for face-to-face option (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Giving Tuesday: a Southerner donor guide (Story)
Nov 16, 2020
Grady’s and Wells’s descendants excluded from Grady’s name change (Story)
Nov 07, 2020
Biden declared 46th president, Trump promises legal challenges (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Biden holds slim electoral lead over Trump; Presidential race remains too close to call (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
School board postpones renaming process for student vote (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Atlanta Public Schools embrace voter campaign (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
Georgia Public Service Commission District 4 (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
Georgia Public Service Commission District 1 (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Recommended new school name spurs backlash (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
Synopses of five finalist names for renaming Grady (Media)
Aug 20, 2020
Understanding Henry Grady’s New South: Q&A with Jamie Bircoll (Story)
Jul 11, 2020
Community reacts to the district’s proposal for school re-opening (Story)
May 08, 2020
COVID-19 economic crisis impacts Grady community economically (Story)
Apr 18, 2020
Seniors end classes May 1, virtual learning shifts to four-day week (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Grady alumni form band, Rising Appalachia, inspired by their childhood and social justice (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Senior pushes boundaries with Boy Scout troop (Story)
Jan 25, 2020
Armed robbery on Virginia Avenue leaves students shaken (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Atlanta Reproductive Justice Commission highlights increasing role of city governments (Story/Media)
Nov 23, 2019
Renowned Emanuel Ax brings Beethoven to students (Story/Media)
Oct 30, 2019
New resources help students prepare for post-secondary plans (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Inman journalism club picks up momentum (Story/Media)
Sep 16, 2019
Scoot Over, Atlanta (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Lunch time at Grady: the nooks and crannies across campus (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
‘The Help’ holds to high reviews (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Contemporary art adds appeal to Nashville’s 21st Century Hotel (Story)
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