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Freshman Virginia Laster sold her first cake on Mar. 20. Since then, she has sold approximately 20 more. Laster fully concentrates on every detail as she frosts the book decorations.

Sweet treat: freshman profits from cake baking business

October 21, 2020

The fresh, sweet aroma fills the Laster household as freshman Virginia Laster perfects the finishing touches on the intricately decorated cake.  In late March, Laste...

Depicted is the official movie poster for Enola Holmes, created by Netflix.

‘Enola Holmes’ is the female-led mystery 2020 needs

October 16, 2020

Since Arthur Conan Doyle first published the “Sherlock Holmes” series in 1887, the title character has become a household name. Less recognizable is Enola Holmes, his younger si...

Writer and director Christopher Nolan's newest film

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Tenet’ fails to meet expectations

October 16, 2020

If there is anyone who could get movie-goers back into theaters after months of pandemic-induced uncertainty and streaming movies from their couches, it’s Christopher Nolan....

A masked employee makes a coffee behind a plexiglass barrier at Little Tart Bakeshop in Krog Street Market. These changes have been put into place to minimize contact between employees and customers.

Local restaurants respond to COVID-19 concerns

October 15, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, restaurants are bearing the brunt of the current economic crisis. Due to the pandemic, the restaurant industry is predicted to lose $240 bil...

A reflection of a newspaper page detailing some of the issues with the new Mulan film.

Too many problems with live-action Mulan

October 7, 2020

Many Grady students have grown up watching, admiring and emulating the magic that are  Disney princesses: the animation, music and promise of a happy ending appeal to many vie...

Swint poses with a Black Lives Matter sign to show her support. She shows the front and back design of one of her t-shirts.

Sophomore starts Christian clothing line inspired by racial inequality

September 28, 2020

Sophomore Kennedy Swint launched her clothing line God Made Me in an effort to raise awareness for police brutality and racial inequality. Though Swift is juggling school and running...

Just Add Honey Tea Shop, Busy Bee Cafe, and Le Petite Marche have all had to adjust to the economic impacts of COVID-19.

Local black-owned businesses adjust to pandemic

September 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on small businesses across the world. Paired with the Black Lives Matter movement, there is a renewed emphasis on supporting small black-owned...

The Netflix logo in the colors of the LGBTQ pride flag against a black background.

Netflix Originals need better LGBTQ Representation

September 25, 2020

Netflix has something for most people, including crime shows, superhero shows and comedies. However, not everyone is equally represented on the platform. For instance, the ...

Student-run blog creates safe place to share perspectives

September 25, 2020

Anthropologigi, a blog created by junior Gigi Fisher, is a place to share insights and information about the world around you. The blog is a collaboration of a group of juniors wr...

Shevlin and Harrison jump off a rock into Phelps Lake, located in Grand Teton National Park

Seniors embark on cross-country road trip

September 25, 2020

COVID-19 caused the cancellation of numerous vacations the past nine months. Traveling even small distances seems like a foreign concept. However, two Grady seniors planned a tri...

Kyron Parker records music at home. He often writes lyrics during the school day.

Musicians of Grady pursue their dreams

September 24, 2020

Being a high school student is stressful enough. Being a high school student while pursuing your dream simultaneously is even more stressful. Grady is well known for its academic and art...

Social Media influence is increasing in people's everyday lives, as we are stuck at home during the quarantine period.

Mental health influenced more than ever by social media

September 23, 2020

With the Coronavirus pandemic keeping everyone inside their homes, social media usage has continued to escalate at a steady rate, for both personal and professional usage. The sta...

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