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Charlotte Spears
Charlotte Spears is a senior and the co-editor-in-chief of The Southerner. When she is not working on the newspaper and website, she is playing varsity ultimate frisbee or hanging out with her friends. If you love the free press and want to encourage young journalists, please donate pizza or take-out to the Southerner Late-nights.


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Charlotte Spears, Co-Editor in Chief

Mar 14, 2020
APS Superintendent “hopeful” schools will open before the end of the semester (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
School closed “at least two weeks” due to COVID-19 (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
In the name of Grady (Story/Media)
Jan 09, 2020
Racial separation remains on school’s sports teams 58 years after integration (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Military families struggle during holidays (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
Students voice concerns over anti-abortion bills (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Opinion: School should not fix its recycling problem (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Papers and Plastics: Examining the myth of recycling on campus and around the world (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
Atlanta school board to begin search for new superintendent (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Student arrested after bringing handgun to school (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
The Whole Picture: Amazon Rainforest fires (Story)
Aug 22, 2019
2020 renovation approaches, neighborhood reacts (Story)
Aug 15, 2019
The Whole Picture: ICE Raids in Mississippi (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Patrick Johnson ’01 accepts Athletic Director position (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Marian Patricia “Pat” Kelly remembered by Grady community (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
Cheerleading team suspended for rest of year for inappropriate behavior (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Bathroom passes raise issue of cleanliness (Media)
Jan 30, 2019
Principal bakes her way into hearts (Media)
Jan 25, 2019
Federal shutdown causes local pain (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
‘It’s Knitting Season’: A trend hits students (Story/Media)
Oct 17, 2018
Q&A with Stacey Abrams, gubernatorial candidate (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2018
Softball’s new approach yields first win in years (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Juul: the new generation of nicotine addicts (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Student stands up to broken bathrooms with a drill (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Elementary school girls advocate for dress code change (Story)
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