School Blood Drives Cancelled Throughout County

Harrison Rose, Copy Editor

March 5, 2018

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A lot of people donate blood for the first time at their high school blood drive. Whether it is for the free t-shirt, cookies after donating, or the feeling of saving lives, it is a popular school function that the Health Scienc...

The Flu, A Rising Epidemic

Ava Riach, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

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140 people have died from flu-related illnesses in North Carolina since October. 34 of those deaths were from the week of Jan. 28. According to The News & Observer, this is over five times greater than the 25 flu-related deaths in a similar perio...

Capital Boulevard bridges being rebuilt, redecorated

Abby Pikett, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

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The city of Raleigh is rebuilding two bridges on Capital Boulevard as well as spending almost one million dollars for art that will decorate the ongoing construction. The replacement of the bridges by the Department of Transportation...

Prince Harry engaged to Suits actress, Meghan Markle

Zach Nowlin, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2018

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Prince Harry of Wales has gotten engaged to actress, Meghan Markle according to sources at Kensington Palace. The couple has been dating since the summer of 2016 and plans to wed in the spring of 2018. Markle and Prince Harry h...

Students use various techniques to avoid overwhelming exam stress

Rebecca Johnson, Assistant News Editor

January 11, 2018

Filed under News, Uncategorized

The exam period for Athens Drive High School is from Friday, January 19 to Friday, January 26. During this period, many students experience anxiety and stress about how they will do on their exams, especially since it's 20 percen...

Downtown Raleigh outdoor skating rink closed for the season due to construction

Rebecca Johnson, News Assistant Editor

January 3, 2018

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Every winter season since 2009, families and friends have enjoyed their cool days with a public outdoor skating rink in Downtown Raleigh as a part of their winterfest celebration. However, this year the outdoor rink will not ...

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