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Athens Drive winter sports pep rally takes place in upper gym

Vanessa Martin, Features Copy Editor

March 5, 2018

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The Athens Drive spring pep rally took place Friday Feb. 9. Both students and staff gathered either in the upper gym or homeroom classes to spectate. Spirit week was held on the week of Feb. 5 to help lead up to Friday’s pep ...

2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea – sports or political confrontation ?

Manon Bedouet

March 1, 2018

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The Winter Olympics gathers people from all around the world. The 2018 edition started Feb. 9 and ended on Feb. 25. A total of 2,952 athletes from 92 different nations met in PyeongChang, South Korea. The Winter Olympics o...

History of Valentine’s Day

Daniela Delgado, Copy Editor

February 26, 2018

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The annual celebration of romance with a significant other is coming upon us. Feb. 14, also known as Valentine’s Day, is known as the day you celebrate with your loved one with chocolates, roses, cupid and more. However, the or...

Athens Drive’s Swim Team competes at the Regional Championships

Daniela Delgado, Copy Editor

February 26, 2018

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The Athens Drive Swim Team’s season is coming to an end. Friday, Feb. 2, the team competed in their second to last meet of the season, the 4A East NCHSAA Regional Championships, which took place at the Triangle Aquatic Center....

Psychology Club starts school year with new leaders

Zach Nowlin, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2018

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The Athens Drive Psychology Club focuses on psychological studies and how they apply to Athens Drive. They meet in room 2922 and are led by Michael Robbins, the Honors Psychology teacher. Meetings are every other Thursday during...

Learning about desserts creates an inside to different cultures

Raven Barton, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2018

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Most families have a particular holiday tradition regardless of what holiday is being celebrated. Holiday traditions are an essential aspect of how one celebrates and have been important parts of people’s lives since the begi...

Polar Express Event

Dan Michaud, Computer Expert

January 8, 2018

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This year’s annual Polar Express event was a big success.  Children of the Athens Drive family and those in the area were able to come together and enjoy various holiday activities.  Many students from National Honors Society, N...

Popular holidays in december

Trinity Miller, Assistant Business Manager

January 8, 2018

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It is the holiday season and many different traditions are being celebrated all around the world. Holiday traditions are different for certain countries and religions. The most popular winter holidays celebrated in the United States are Chris...