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Athens Drive Foreign Exchange Students Share Conclusions about their International Travels

Katie Songey, Business Manager

April 16, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

Name: Rachele Franci Age/Grade: 17 years old/11th grade Home Country: Legnano, Italy (northern Italy, near Milan) Why did you choose to come to America? I chose to come to America and become an exchange student two years a...

Should Video Games be Considered a Sport?

Michael Lee, Online Sports Reporter

April 14, 2015

Filed under Opinions

Video games are becoming more popular and competitive around the world, which has led to the assumption that video games are a sport.  Competitiveness has been increased by the introduction of concepts such as online multiplayer....

Does “eye for an eye” still exist?

Michael Lee, Online Sports Reporter

April 14, 2015

Filed under Opinions

The saying of “eye for an eye” was used in many religions and it was the law of retaliation. It is the idea that if one person has injured another, they receive a penalty that is similar to what they did. This law does not...

WCPSS Policy

April 14, 2015

Filed under News

Wake County School Board policy requires visitors at the school board to show their driver’s license to get in the building. This policy was violated Tuesday, March 17 when there was an open meeting; the open law was violated...

New Tutorial Policy Causes Stress On Both Students and Teachers

Daulton Bahm, Online Editor

April 13, 2015

Filed under Opinions

At the beginning of this school year, Athens Drive instituted a new policy requiring all students to attend at least two tutorial sessions per quarter for each class with a C or better average, and three tutorials for a D or F....

Lewis Winfield sheds precious locks for St. Baldrick’s Cancer Foundation

Katie Songey, Business Manager

April 7, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out, Uncategorized

Lewis Winfield, junior, lost his locks when he participated in the St. Baldrick’s Foundation’s signature head-shaving event, March 7. Winfield, along with thousands of other “shavees,” took part in a movement to not only...

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