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Affirmative Action impacts the way Athens Drive students apply for college

Ava Darden and Rebecca Johnson, Editors

March 27, 2018

Filed under Features

As the number of days until graduation dwindle into double digits, many seniors have college on the brain. The application process is for the most part over, but many Athens students wait anxiously to hear from schools across the...

Modern day journalism

Modern day journalism

March 26, 2018

Standardized tests show their affect on teachers and students

Ava Riach and Raven Barton, Current Event Reporter and Editor in Chief

March 20, 2018

Filed under Features

Are Standardized Tests Negatively Affecting Teachers and Students? The school system denied letting Laela Gray go into the next grade because she was one point off of the grade average for the reading standardized test. Accor...

Illegal Immigrants

Richard and Carlos Banegas

March 19, 2018

Filed under Features

Since July, 4 1776, the very beginning of the America, illegal immigrants have come from many parts around the world and have affected the U.S. Today, everyone from politicians to regular citizens have taken notice in the topic ...

Social media– a 21st century addiction

Julia Kocsis and Daniela Delgado, Assistant Editor and Copy Editor

March 16, 2018

Filed under Features

With new advances in technology and the prevalence of high-tech phone applications, addiction to social media has increased so astronomically that it has become a problem. Those most impacted by social media addiction are th...

The Bachelor Franchise introduces a new spin off series; The Bachelor Winter Games

Emily Cooney, Features Editor

March 7, 2018

Filed under Features

A new spinoff of the reality show, The Bachelor, called The Bachelor Winter Games is coming to television. The show premieres Feb. 13 at 8 p.m. on the CBS network. Similar to the spinoff Bachelor in Paradise, producers will bri...