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US bombs hospital in Afghanistan

Ayah Samara, Photographer

November 30, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

  A Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital was bombed in Kunduz, Afghanistan Oct. 3, killing BLANK people after Afghan forces called for Air Force help to repel Taliban militants, but resul...

Athens cross country season ends

Drew Martin, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015

Filed under Sports

Cross country is a sport in which teams and individuals run a race on open-air courses over natural terrain.  The course is typically 4-12 kilometers (2.5-7.5 mi.) long and may include surfaces of grass and earth.  Many course...

Make a Wish

Jonah Weston, Online Sports Reporter

November 16, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

In August of 2013, x-rays came back positive for Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Coby Weston’s lungs. This diagnosis led to the trending title of “Coby Strong,” created by his peers at Athens Drive. Coby’s battle with cancer beg...

HSA’s first blood drive of year brings much success

Declan Hoffman, Editor-In-Chief

November 16, 2015

Filed under News

In partnership with Rex Healthcare, the Athens Drive Health Science Academy (HSA) held its first bi-annual, school-wide blood drive of the year Oct. 29 to bring awareness to the state-wide demand for blood and introduce the opp...

Women’s Golf Goes Undefeated

Arda Unal, News Copy Editor

November 12, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Athens Drive women’s golf team finished the season going undefeated in the Southwest Wake Athletic Conference (SWAC) with a record of 10-0, placing second at regionals, fifth at states, Jennifer Chang winning the individual s...

Athens Drive Football

David Parker, Copy editor

November 12, 2015

Filed under Sports

By David Parker Athens Drive football season is coming to an end but at this point their record is 0-9 and is looking to finish off the season strong.  The Jaguars have had to push through a lot of adversity throughout the c...

Animal Testing

Taylor Warnock, Photography Editor

November 12, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

Footage was revealed of the US Coast Guard removing anesthetized goats legs for training in 2012. The Department of Defense requires the Coast Guard to recreate war time injuries on animals in order to have a realistic scenario to...

Women’s Tennis

November 12, 2015

Filed under Uncategorized

Tennis is a sport that some people overlook. The Athens Drive women’s tennis team is 10-6 this season. The work and effort that they have put in this season has taken them to the conference playoffs. The women’s tennis team ...

Hyphy and Step Team combine

Savannah Allred, Photographer

November 6, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

Hyphy and Step Team combine practice schedules as they prepare for the Athens Drive 2015-2016 basketball season, which begins Nov. 18 and ends Feb. 12. Hyphy and Step Team perform during halftime each game. “We perform at women's ...

American Horror Story returns for season five “Hotel”

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015

Filed under Inside & Out

“American Horror Story” is back. Continuing to grow in popularity, the FX horror series has been renewed for its fifth season, subtitled "Hotel." American Horror Story received an 87% rating from Rotten Tomatoes for its fourth s...

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