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New Year, New Coach

Danasia Wills, Business Manager

December 19, 2016

Filed under Sports

Starting off the indoor track winter season, with new faces, coaches and experiences, Logan Caldwell, head coach, hopes to enforce new strategies to the runners in order for them to improve physically. The returning players ar...

The Athens Drive Baseball Stadium Deserves Lights

Daulton Bahm, Sports Editor

December 19, 2016

Filed under Sports

Since 1935, many baseball games nationwide have been played at night. Here in 2017, at Athens Drive High School that has still not happened. Athens Drive is one of only a few schools in Wake County to have a baseball stadium...

Schools Start Too Early

Cameron Thomas

December 15, 2016

Filed under Opinions

Most schools should later in the day not just because it can be hard for families to deal with, but it can impact health and general well-being. Most people do not like getting up early in the morning and not getting enough sleep...

Police Violence

Cameron Thomas

December 15, 2016

Filed under Opinions

African-Americans are more than three times as likely to be killed by police officers than white Americans. Police shootings are prominent in today's society with incidents such as the Charlotte police shooting of Keith Lamont...

ADHS Swimming

December 15, 2016

Filed under Sports

By: Cameron Thomas The high school swim season is about to begin and there is a lot to be excited about. For Athens Drive, this season should be particularly interesting for a number of reasons, such as the loss of Tyler Silv...

National Honor Society

National Honor Society

December 15, 2016

Increase in Standardized Testing Leads to More Redundant Preparation

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinions

As the prime season for standardized testing is, high school students begin to submit their applications in hopes of receiving an acceptance letter from a university. Students who aspire to attend college must take at least one...

Hate Crimes

Hate Crimes

December 12, 2016

Kyndall Shaw, Editorials Editor

December 12, 2016

Filed under Opinions

There are many Americans who either fear or support Trump’s presidency. Citizens range from being scared for their lives to being excited for a change. People typically associate those differences with race. Trump supporters ar...

Khalil Khatib football star

Arda Unal, Sports Copy Editor

December 12, 2016

Filed under Sports

Along with being the starting middle linebacker Khalil Khatib, senior, has made a name for himself this year. From being named homecoming king to crushing a school record, Khatib has been a commonly talked about topic at Athens for the 2016-2017 ...

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