The arts, cultural and news magazine of Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia

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Making Waves To Fight Cancer at Swim Across America

Making Waves To Fight Cancer at Swim Across America

December 6, 2017

Lake Lanier buzzes with energy as swimmers don their matching swim caps and patiently await the beginning of the races.  Olympian Missy Franklin’s voice booms over the intercom, ...

Atlanta’s Big Three: Where Every Tourist Has to Go

Atlanta’s Big Three: Where Every Tourist Has to Go

December 4, 2017

Downtown Atlanta has a number of attractions that make it unique in character. The most notable attractions include the Georgia Aquarium, CNN Center, and the World of Coca-Cola. ...

Gay Pride Festival Unites Atlanta

Gay Pride Festival Unites Atlanta

November 30, 2017

A flood of rainbow flags and flamboyantly dressed people surged through Piedmont Park on Oct. 14 and 15. Hundreds of people gather there to celebrate their sexuality, and others com...

IGNITE: Empowering Girls to Act in the Community

Lucy Bertsch, Writer

November 30, 2017

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Female empowerment has spread throughout the urban Atlanta area. A women's march was held (insert date here) and many other movement have been involved in this topic including Grady High School’s IGNIT club which empowers girls throughout the grady community to do what is right. “The main goal is to empower girls to pursue their dreams and to get the message across that it is no longer okay...

Appreciating Freedom One Pastry At A Time

Appreciating Freedom One Pastry At A Time

November 29, 2017

By Becca Pirkle Maria Nagy opens her eyes in the morning and checks the weather. If she sees rain, she turns over and falls back asleep. If she sees sunshine, she drives to...

Outdoor classroom grows student learning

Outdoor classroom grows student learning

November 28, 2017

Green gardens, rain barrels, shaded work spaces and a weather station are the new features of the Mary Lin Elementary School classroom. Reinvigorating the long underdeveloped, underu...

ColorATL Tightens Relationships Between Artists and Community Members

ColorATL Tightens Relationships Between Artists and Community Members

November 17, 2017

  Until recently, coloring books were thought to only be for children. Then, the adult coloring book craze swept the nation, as adult coloring books were proven to relieve st...

Inman Pumpkin Patch Brings Autumnal Spirit

Inman Pumpkin Patch Brings Autumnal Spirit

October 26, 2017

  Everyday the air gets a little cooler than the day before. The leaves are beginning to fall from the trees. Autumn is slowly approaching and Halloween is waiting just...

Grady Student Book’s “Not Quite Loud Enough” Hits the Stands

Grady Student Book’s “Not Quite Loud Enough” Hits the Stands

October 24, 2017

The modern superstition that Friday the 13th brings misfortune and loss does not apply to sophomore Haley Henderson. In fact, on Jan. 13, 2017, Henderson received the informati...

The Lantern Parade shines light on the Atlanta Beltline

The Lantern Parade shines light on the Atlanta Beltline

October 6, 2017

The Beltline comes to life on Sept. 9 as the largest temporary art exhibit in the south shines a new light on Atlanta. The Atlanta Lantern Parade every year since 2010 on the weekend...

A Mano blends Italian, Southern food

A Mano blends Italian, Southern food

October 6, 2017

By Tyler Jones From Rome, Ga. to hot climates and staple cuisines, the Southeast U.S. shares many commonalities with the belpaese of Italy. But the Southeastern city of Atlant...

Grady Jazz Kids

Grady Jazz Kids

August 23, 2017

Komorebi is the Japanese word for when sunlight filters through the trees and you can see the interplay between the light and the leaves. This is also the word local Atlanta jaz...

The arts, cultural and news magazine of Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia