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Dana Richie
Dana is a senior who loves using her voice to tell other people's stories as well as share her own views. She really enjoys writing for the Southerner and is a proud board member of the Grady Jesters Speech and Debate team. She also loves playing ultimate for the Grady Girls' Varsity team.

Dana Richie, Co-Editor in Chief

Nov 04, 2020
Biden holds slim electoral lead over Trump; Presidential race remains too close to call (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
How the Grady community voted (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Polling locations in Atlanta experience relatively slow morning (Story/Media)
Nov 02, 2020
School board postpones renaming process for student vote (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
US Senate Special Election: “jungle primary” (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
Synopses of five finalist names for renaming Grady (Story)
Oct 13, 2020
Honor RBG’s wishes: no confirmation until inauguration (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
Sechan Tak, senior (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Silver lining: special education adapts to virtual learning (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
Medical professionals weigh in on online learning (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
Grady Forever? Committee recommends name change (Story)
Aug 15, 2020
Examining the legacy of Henry W. Grady: Q & A with journalism historian Dr. Kathy Roberts Forde (Story)
Jul 25, 2020
Alumni protest in favor of Grady name change (Story/Media)
Jul 11, 2020
Community reacts to the district’s proposal for school re-opening (Story)
Jul 01, 2020
Superintendent Herring lays plans for first year (Story)
Jun 14, 2020
Head to Head: Should the state senate approve hate crime legislation, House Bill 426? (Media)
Jun 01, 2020
Students share perspectives on police brutality protests (Media)
May 30, 2020
My observations: a peaceful protest turned violent (Story/Media)
May 30, 2020
“We demand change immediately”: A student’s open letter to police and lawmakers (Media)
May 04, 2020
Birmingham superintendent Herring announced as sole finalist to lead APS (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Q & A with sole superintendent finalist Dr. Lisa Herring (Story)
Apr 25, 2020
COVID-19 forces farmers markets, customers to adapt (Story/Media)
Apr 01, 2020
Parents, teachers, students react to school closure for rest of school year (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Superintendent reassures district at virtual town hall (Story/Media)
Mar 24, 2020
Extracurriculars cancelled due to COVID-19 (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Dear John 5K supports Congressman Lewis (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Branch Out Initiative offers humanities opportunities for kids with learning disabilities (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Persons family provides exchange students American high school experience (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Representation long overdue in Grady literature curriculum (Story/Media)
Oct 01, 2019
Junior pursues passion for cooking (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Junior starts March For Our Lives chapter (Story/Media)
Aug 27, 2019
Sig Samuels: cornerstone of the Grady community (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
Students celebrate lesser-known religious traditions (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
International Women’s Day ought to be widely celebrated (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Kate Carter returns to teaching at Grady (Story)
Dec 18, 2018
Words Unspoken: Sexual misconduct stories brought to light (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Alum Eddie “Levi” Lee inspires students (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2018
Boil water advisory inconveniences Grady students (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Georgia Governor’s race undecided as Democrats gain in the U.S. House (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
ESOL students persevere through adversity (Story/Media)
Oct 23, 2018
Conservative TV ads ‘round up’ Kemp supporters (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Words and quotes around Grady enliven environment (Story)
Oct 20, 2018
‘Partners’ fills screen with new perspective (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Allegations shake up Kavanaugh confirmation (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
The twists and turns of being a twin (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
Rogan sisters tackle Grady together (Media)
Aug 21, 2018
High bar set after Thomas’ Harvard win (Story)
Mar 24, 2018
Students march for their lives amid gun control debate (Story/Media)
Jan 16, 2018
Boys volleyball team makes history (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
School should offer more real-life, practical classes (Story)
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