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Be Happy with You

Dana Shefet, Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2017

Filed under Column

“So, what are you going to do after graduation?” It is a question that has taken many forms throughout our lives. As kids, people asked us what we wanted “to be” when we grew up. At the beginning of high school, we be...

Flu season affects students and teachers at Athens Drive

Zach Nowlin, Copy Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Viruses are spreading around Athens Drive, infecting many students and teachers. The flu and other various diseases have been running their course this winter season and new strains have made it harder for people not to get i...

Scholarship memorizes Dr Hedrick’s life

Khalil Khatib, Current Events Reporter

March 29, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Dr. James E. Hedrick, Jr. passed away unexpectedly on August 2, 2016, while out jogging “in a last ditch effort to fend off mortality,” according to his obituary. He was born  November 22, 1953 in Danville, Va., where he exc...

Back on the come up from last year’s upset

March 29, 2017

Filed under Sports

Marcus Paige tied the game, Kris Jenkins responded and the Tar Heels lost to Villanova in the 2016 NCAA championship. Last year’s game upset many UNC fans. However, the number one team is again shooting to win the NCAA title....

The Health Science program allows students to explore different career fields

Amber Doyle, Editor-In-Chief

March 29, 2017

Filed under Inside & Out

Athens Drive High School’s Health Science program helps students apply for internships that relate to their interest. Juniors and seniors a part of the program have the opportunity to complete an internship survey that places...

Athens Drive Diversity Poll

Sarah Salahat, Diversity Tracker

March 29, 2017

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What Athens Drive students think of the school's diversity...

Athens Drive introduces animal science to curriculum

Raven Barton, Features Editor

March 28, 2017

Filed under Inside & Out

There are many science courses offered at Athens, but so far none have focused on the science of animals. Recently, when students signed up for classes this year they were given the opportunity to choose animal science as one o...

New technology introduced to Athens Drive

Raven Barton, Features Editor

March 28, 2017

Filed under Inside & Out

A new technology has recently been introduced to the Athens Drive science curriculum. In January, students had the opportunity to participate in a new upbringing of learning through virtual technology called zSpace. zSpace, a technology new to Athens Drive and thousands of students across the count...

Art and is inspirations at the drive

Sophie King

March 28, 2017

Filed under Inside & Out

Headline- Benefits of art at Athens and how it helps students. Wake County provides many art classes throughout the school system. Observations of the school system show that when students participate in art classes, they do bet...

Major League Baseball commissioner proposes rule changes to speed up baseball

Hunter Gill, Pollster

March 28, 2017

Filed under Sports

The commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB), Rob Manfred, recently proposed rule changes to speed up the game of baseball. Among the changes approved in 2017 include a limit on the time spent to review a play, no pitching on intentional walks, and moving the ti...

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