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Tardy sweeps

Jordan Avery, Secretary

February 10, 2015

Filed under News

There are many new policies at Athens Drive this year, but one policy that is going to be enforced upon students and staff is tardy sweeps. This policy was made by Principal  Dr. James Hedrick and the administration to help students...

Super Bowl Preview

David Parker, Copy Editor

February 10, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots will be battling for perhaps the most desired trophy in all of sports, the Lombardi Trophy. The game will be held in Glendale, Ariz. Feb. 1, 2015.  Both teams had impressive wins...

President Obama Sets Ambitious Goals in the State of the Union Address

Lucy Burnhams, Online Photojournalist

February 9, 2015

Filed under News

President Barack Obama spoke out on current issues and his plans for his last term in the State of the Union address January 20. Obama’s ideas reflect his feelings when first entering the office in 2009, as he hopes to improve...

Microsoft develops new holographic product

Michael Lee, Online Sports Reporter

February 9, 2015

Filed under News

Microsoft has recently developed a new prototype product called HoloLens, a headset with glasses that uses innovative holographic technology to combine the digital world with the real world. Holograms are 3-D virtual objects that...

Glass Slipper Ball: Athens Very Own Take on Sadie Hawkins Dance

Kyndall Shaw, Photography Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

The semi-formal Glass Slipper Ball is among students and the sophomore class council is planning on making this dance more memorable than those in the past.  Unlike traditional dances, Sadie Hawkins dances require girls asking...

Movie Review: Boyhood

Declan Hoffman, Features Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Opinions

Maybe one of the most original works of the century thus far, Boyhood, directed by Richard Linklater, powerfully conveys a young boy’s journey through some of the most meaningful years of his life using the same cast over 12...

Qatar Under Fire For Use Of Slave Labor In Constructing World Cup Stadium

Daniel Christie, Design Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under News

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (better known as FIFA) has announced that it has set up a $100 million World Cup Legacy Fund to help grassroots organizations in Brazil following the $11 billion 2014 World...

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