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12- and 16-year-old shot after fight outside high school football game  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 12-year-old and a 16-year-old were both shot after a fight broke out near a high school football stadium Saturday night, police said. A game was happening ...



Two teens allegedly shot outside Georgia high school football game  USA TODAY High School Sports

A pair of teenagers were hospitalized after being shot outside a Friday night football scrimmage in Georgia.



"We don't want to stop living," police presence felt at local high school  CBS46 News Atlanta

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- A heightened police presence was certainly felt at the Friday, Aug. 23 football game between rivals Washington and Douglas high ...



Principals hired for two Atlanta high schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools hires two new high school principals for the 2019-2020 school year.



Principal of Atlanta's Mays High School to leave  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The principal of Mays High School announced before the winter break that this school year would be his last as leader. Richard Fowler was hired as principal in ...



Suspect sought after firing shot outside Mays High School  Atlanta Journal Constitution

At least one shot was fired Monday afternoon in the parking lot of Benjamin E. Mays High School in southwest Atlanta, officials said. “A female student got into a ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Atlanta Schools Make List  Atlanta, GA Patch

Georgia Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Atlanta, GA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how schools in ...



Atlanta public school to add security after student shot  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Benjamin E. Mays High School in Atlanta will have extra security on Monday after a student was shot in the parking lot over the weekend, an Atlanta Public ...



Shorter ceremonies, new rules for Atlanta's 2019 high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools moved the 2019 high school graduation ceremonies to the McCamish Pavilion at Georgia Tech. With the new venue comes new rules ...



Dates, new location set for Atlanta high school 2019 graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools announced the 2019 commencement dates for 15 high schools. This May, most of the graduation ceremonies will move to the McCamish ...



U.S. Marshals: Suspect involved in Mays High School shooting apprehended  CBS46 News Atlanta

A male suspect involved in a shooting at Benjamin E. Mays High School has been apprehended by the U.S. Marshals.



Principal of Atlanta’s Washington High will leave to launch new academy  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Booker T. Washington High School is looking for a new principal as its leader departs to start a new Atlanta school. Tasharah Wilson will leave the school at the ...



Atlanta School Board terminates Benjamin E. Mays head football coach  11alive.com

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta School Board has decided in a 5-4 decision to terminate the head football coach for Benjamin E. Mays' High School. After being ...



EXCLUSIVE: Mays coach counters allegations of fund misuse  11alive.com

Benjamin E. Mays High School head football coach Corey Jarvis is seeking to clear his name after being accused of misusing the team's finances. Corey Jarvis ...



APS community rallies around slain Mays student  11alive.com

ATLANTA -- In the crowded halls of Benjamin E. Mays High School, one face now stands out above others.



Cousin charged with murder in high school student's death  11alive.com

Friends, family and classmates are mourning the death of a high school student shot and killed in northwest Atlanta Monday night.



'He was murdered' | Family of teen shot, killed by Atlanta officer demand answers  11Alive.com WXIA

ATLANTA — The family of an 18-year-old teen shot and killed by an Atlanta Police officer is demanding answers about why their son had to die for allegedly ...



Family of teen killed by Atlanta officer files $5M wrongful death lawsuit  11Alive.com WXIA

ATLANTA — A family whose son was killed during a police shooting Jan. 15 is filing a $5 million wrongful-death lawsuit against the City of Atlanta. Last month ...



Meet our 20 Under 20 honorees for 2019  Atlanta Intown

The same question arises every year as we consider the nominations: how do these students find the time to give back to the community? As you will see, our ...



More APS students took SAT, Grady High posts top score in district  Atlanta Journal Constitution

More Atlanta students in the class of 2018 took the SAT test, but the district's scores still lag behind the state. The Georgia Department of Education released the ...



Atlanta school board terminates successful football coach after alleged misuse of finances  USA TODAY High School Sports

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta School Board has decided in a 5-4 decision to terminate the head football coach for Benjamin E. Mays High School. After being ...



Eddie Robinson’s great-granddaughter is kicker on Atlanta high school playoff team  The Undefeated

If you catch 16-year-old Chloe Robinson just kickin' it on a Friday night, chances are it's through the uprights on a football field. She is the placekicker for…



An Age of Empowerment: Meet Joycelyn Wilson  Georgia Tech News Center

Joycelyn Wilson didn't just grow up around music, she grew up around the lyrics. She wanted to know what artists were singing and why. “I remember sitting and ...



UGA defender, NFL hopeful Natrez Patrick grateful for second chance in life with Dawgs  11Alive.com WXIA

Patrick said watching his UGA teammates play in The Rose Bowl from a drug-rehab center in Georgia was one of the lowest points in his life.



Atlanta Public Schools Have Long History Of Famous Graduates | 90.1 FM WABE  WABE 90.1 FM

Martin Luther King Jr., Margaret Mitchell, Johnny Isakson, Jasmine Guy. They all have something in common, a common connection. Can you guess what it is?



‘The Hate U Give’ cast reflects on Atlanta production at premiere  11Alive.com WXIA

'The Hate U Give,' based on a NY Times best-seller by Angie Thomas, follows events in the life of a black 16-year-old girl, Starr Carter, who is drawn to activism ...



Ch. 2 obtains text messages that lead to resignation of Mays band director  WSB Atlanta

A local high school band director who resigned because of sending inappropriate text messages to an 11th grade girl told school police he made a serious error ...



Atlanta Public School Teams Find Extra Motivation Close To Home  GPB

Teams from Atlanta Public Schools showed off their best players at the College Football Hall of Fame. It looks like it could be another banner season for teams ...



The Ultimate Super Bowl LIII Atlanta Events Calendar  Atlanta Magazine

The Super Bowl is back in Atlanta for the first time in nearly 20 years, and the sheer amount of concerts, parties, and other shindigs is simply dizzying. Keep up ...



UPDATE: Teen surrenders after high school football player killed in accidental shooting  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a Mays High School football player, according to Atlanta police. Jefferey Reeves ...



Mother of teen who was shot to death 'just needs a little bit of help'  WXIA-TV

Even two weeks after he was shot and killed, his body remains unburied. A GoFundMe page has been set up in order to help pay for funeral expenses.



Where to buy tickets to see Atlanta high school football games Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Where to buy tickets to see 'Battle at the Benz;' first high school football games at Mercedes-Benz Stadium features six Atlanta-area high schools.



Georgia Tech Recruiting: #404 Product JaQuari Wiggles commits to the Jackets  From The Rumble Seat

In what has quickly become a busy week for Coach Collins and his staff JaQuari Wiggles (@quay3k_ throw him a follow), a 6'3” 260lb SDE/TE out of Mays High ...



Winning Times Arrive At Hephzibah  GPB

When high school football season rolls around I can't help reflecting on my time working in the Augusta area. I landed at WRDW-TV in the mid-80s and quickly ...



Parents fight to reinstate Mays High School football coach  FOX 5 Atlanta

Some families are circulating an online petition in an effort to get a local high school football coach back on the job.



National Black Arts Festival hosting Atlanta school programs  MDJOnline.com

The National Black Arts Festival, which is celebrating 30 years in the community, will host two programs – NextGen Artist and the Move/Dance Project – at ...



Atlanta helps give life to the Tupac-inspired ‘The Hate U Give’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Why Atlanta screening of 'The Hate U Give' struck a nerve with teens as well as Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms.



Lanier to take part in Cam Newton football classic  WSFA

ATLANTA, GA. (WSFA) - More high school football between the states of Alabama and Georgia will be played in the coming future thanks to Heisman Trophy ...



UGA football | NFL prospect Natrez Patrick grateful for second chance with Dawgs  11Alive.com WXIA

Off-field issues were killing Patrick's NFL dreams ... until the Mays High School alum abruptly regained control of his life and love for football.



Central football will be Atlanta bound for premier showcase  Ledger-Enquirer

The Central Red Devils have landed a spot in a premier series of football games this fall. Central will be one of six football teams from Georgia and Alabama to ...



Get free school supplies at Atlanta’s back-to-school celebration  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta families can get free school supplies and health screenings at Atlanta Public Schools' Back-to-School Bash in July.



Bond denied for alleged high school game shooter  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The 17-year-old boy accused in a shooting outside a high school football game will remain in the Fulton County Jail for the time being.



APS schedules 2018 high school graduation dates  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools announced the high school graduation dates, times and locations for the Class of 2018.



School investigates video that may show teacher striking student  WSB Atlanta

Video taken of a fight at an Atlanta High School appears to show a teacher punching one of the freshman girls involved in the altercation.



Atlanta Public Schools to host meeting about new police body cameras  Atlanta Loop

Atlanta Public Schools plans to add body-worn cameras to its school resource officers' uniforms as a part of the Metro Atlanta Body-Worn Camera Initiative, APS ...



Georgia's education system: Much better than we hear about  SaportaReport

By Guest Columnist MATT CARDOZA, communications director for the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education. Have you ever heard that Georgia is first ...



Atlanta Restaurant Scores: Pizza Spot Fails With A 49  Atlanta, GA Patch

ATLANTA, GA — Here are some restaurant and food *service* inspections conducted in Atlanta and other parts of Fulton County during the past week. Click on ...



High school band director resigns after investigation into inappropriate text messages  WSB Atlanta

Channel 2 Action News has learned that a local high school band director has resigned after school police say he sent inappropriate text messages to a student.



Georgia schools that could fall under state control  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal unveiled a plan Tuesday that would give the state authority to takeover underperforming schools. Here's the list of schools the ...



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When the doors open for Atlanta Public Schools tomorrow, there will be 8 new principals. They were appointed by APS Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstaphen for ...



Atlanta Restaurant Scores: Eatery Gets Failing 51  Buckhead, GA Patch

Atlanta Restaurant Scores: Eatery Gets Failing 51 - Buckhead, GA - Gusto!, Roly Poly, Waffle House and Atlanta BBQ Company were among the restaurants ...



Full List of National Signing Day Commits  GPB

National Signing Day was a big one in the state of Georgia. Let's re-cap the day's events: *note: This is as of February 3, 2016. GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS.



Customers, workers savor last bite at S&S Cafeteria in S.W. Atlanta  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Tramella Archie pulled out her phone to show the text message she sent to friends last week when she learned that S&S Cafeteria was closing its location in ...



What's filming in Atlanta now? Avengers: Infinity War, Thor: Ragnarok, Dynasty, plus every made-in-Georgia Comic-Con trailer  Atlanta Magazine

Avengers: Infinity War, Dynasty, Clint Eastwood's 15:17 to Paris, and Thor: Ragnarok are just a few of the movies and TV shows filming in Atlanta now.



Atlanta Public Schools Host Back-to-School Bash  Patch.com

Buckhead, GA - The bash will include provide interactive education resources, free health screenings, and information about district programs.



Father says his son was victim of fatal Friday night shooting  WXIA-TV

An Atlanta man said his son was shot and killed early Friday evening outside a Sylvan Road gas station.



Dr. Caroline Maness of Emory University Receives Hypersomnia Foundation Research Award  Business Wire

The HYPERSOMNIA FOUNDATION is pleased to announce the first recipient of its new Research Award program, Dr. Caroline Maness of Emory University.



America is more diverse than ever before, but its schools are growing more segregated  Los Angeles Times

America's school-age population is more diverse than ever before, reflecting the demographic shift rapidly taking place in our country. America's schools ...



Project ENGAGES: Raising the Bar | Research Horizons  Research Horizons

Jahizreal Aquart takes third in international science fair as the Georgia Tech program completes another year.



Georgia Tech Football Recruiting Names to Know: QB Jahquez Evans  FanSided

Dual threat quarterback and Atlanta native Jahquez Evans could end up being the Jackets quarterback in the 2019 recruiting class.



Atlanta Ordinance Would Repeal “Known Drug Area” Law that is Unconstitutional  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Public Safety/Legal Administration Committee of the City Council of Atlanta is set to consider legislation on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, ...



Election 2017: Voter guide Atlanta School Board candidates  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Learn about the candidates for Atlanta Board of Education. We asked candidates running in next month's city, school and municipal elections to explain why you ...



Activists Confront PSC on Georgia Power's Energy Plan, Seek All Renewables  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, environmentalists and clean energy advocates from across the State of Georgia joined the Sierra Club in a rally ...



Atlanta Restaurant Inspections: Beetlecat, Zoes Kitchen, More  Buckhead, GA Patch

ATL Restaurant Scores: Beetlecat, Zoe's Kitchen - Buckhead, GA - See which Atlanta area restaurants earned high scores and those where critical violations ...



Peach State natives hope to show UGA what they missed out on  247Sports

For some members of the South Carolina football, the Georgia football team isn't just another nameless, faceless opponent.



Two Protesters Arrested at ICE Field Office in Atlanta  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Two activists were arrested at a “Never Again” action at the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Field Office in Atlanta on Monday, ...



Natrez Patrick righted the ship amidst treacherous waters, and now he’s ready to take on the NFL  Saturday Down South

Two and a half months before the 2019 NFL Draft, Natrez Patrick takes 20 minutes out of his training-filled day to talk to a reporter. The former Georgia ...



Legislature Passes Ban on Most Abortions in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On today, Friday, March 29, 2019, the Georgia Legislature approved a bill that would criminalize most abortions in Georgia. The Georgia ...



These are the schools ranked among Georgia’s lowest-performing  Atlanta Journal Constitution

More than 60 Atlanta and DeKalb County public schools — including most of Atlanta's high schools — are among those the Georgia Department of Education ...



High schools to provide young men with suits for prom  FOX 5 Atlanta

Every year there is an enormous amount of initiative to help young ladies fulfill their desire to wear their dream prom dress, but what about young men?



Three Buckhead-area schools welcome new principals  MDJOnline.com

The Buckhead area saw three new principals introduce themselves to students at their schools Aug. 1. Jay Bland is the interim principal at Morris Brandon ...



Atlanta March For Our Lives Set For Saturday  Patch.com

Atlanta March For Our Lives Set For Saturday - Midtown, GA - Atlantans will join hundreds of thousands of people expected to march for gun control in the wake ...



Getting To Know … Cabral Huff | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Getting To Know Duluth boys basketball coach Cabral Huff.



Arrest made in fatal SW Atlanta gas station shooting  WXIA-TV

Police have arrested a man in connection with Friday night's murder of a teenager outside a Sylvan Road Texaco station.



SOS Investigating Senior Vote-Buying in Atlanta Election  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Secretary of State of Georgia is investigating apparent vote-buying at two senior highrises in Atlanta's City Council District 3, Atlanta ...



Quarry Yards Marketing Materials Prompt HUD Complaint (UPDATE 3)  Atlanta Progressive News

Photograph includes images from Quarry Yards marketing materials, pursuant to Fair Use doctrine for educational purposes. (APN) ATLANTA — Quarry Yards, ...



Nine Candidates in Fulton to Replace Darnell on Commission  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — There are nine candidates in the September 17, 2019 Special Election to replace Fulton County Commissioner Emma Darnell (District 6), ...



Atlanta City Detention Center May Close, but Some Have Questions  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On May 20, 2019, the Atlanta City Council voted to approve 19-R-3622, creating a Task Force to consider closing the Atlanta City Detention ...



City of Atlanta Drags Feet on Illegal Yard Signs Littering District 3 (UPDATE 3)  Atlanta Progressive News

UPDATE 3: A City of Atlanta vehicle was spotted on Anderson along with a city worker picking up illegal yard signs. UPDATE 2: Interim Commission Pierre ...



MAP: Which metro Atlanta schools require uniforms?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In metro Atlanta, black and Hispanic public school students are more likely than white students to be required to wear uniforms to school—and face discipline if ...



Great-granddaughter of legendary Grambling coach Eddie Robinson excelling as HS kicker  USA TODAY High School Sports

ATLANTA -- The starting kicker on the Benjamin E. Mays Raiders football team knocks them through the uprights regularly. With 13 PATs made in four games ...



General Assembly Acts on Some Cannabis Bills, Stalls on Others  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia legislators introduced at least four cannabis bills during this 2019-2020 Legislative Session of the Georgia General Assembly: HB ...



Governor Signs Bill to Grow Cannabis in Georgia for Medical Oil Patients  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Georgia General Assembly passed HB 324, Georgia's Hope Act, on Sine Die day, Tuesday, April 02, 2019; and Gov. Brian Kemp signed ...



Antonio Brown Attacks Clay, as District 3 Results Challenged in Court  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Antonio Brown, a candidate for the Atlanta City Council District 3 position who came in second place, attacked Greg Clay, the third place ...



Crowded Race in Atlanta Council District 3 Special Election  Atlanta Progressive News

Screenshot of candidates' forum video courtesy of Kelly Brown. (APN) ATLANTA — Ten candidates–including the News Editor of Atlanta Progressive ...



Georgia QB Justin Fields improving rapidly, getting ‘more and more comfortable’  DawgNation

Georgia coach Kirby Smart saw growth from Justin Fields from the first half to the second half, the Bulldogs freshman setting in and gaining his timing and ...



GHSA to consider high school football spring games  11alive.com

The Georgia High School Association has proposed the adoption of a spring football game for high school football that will be voted on later this month.



Teen charged in Lakewood Stadium shooting  WSB Atlanta

Police have charged a teenager in a shooting at Lakewood Stadium during a high school football game Friday.



Women Outraged, Say “Hell No” to Abortion Ban Adopted in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Over ten thousand people marched on Saturday, May 25, 2019, from the State Capitol to CNN in the latest of marches in opposition to ...



Freaknik: Rise and fall of Atlanta's most infamous street party  Atlanta Magazine

It all started in the spring of 1983 with a picnic organized by students attending the Atlanta University Center. As at other historically black colleges and ...



Advocates Continue to Press Atlanta Council on Homeless Warming Centers  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, January 07, 2019, advocates continued to press the Atlanta City Council to force changes to the City's policies related to the ...



Farewell to Cabral Franklin  Atlanta Magazine

Family, friends, officials mourn the loss of a political strategist and the son of former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin.



Funeral arrangements for slain teen finalized thanks to flood of donations  WXIA-TV

The burden of a family struggling to bury their son killed in a senseless shooting has gotten a bit lighter.



Scouting report: Natrez Patrick  Red and Black

Four-star defensive end Natrez Patrick from Mays High School in Atlanta became the eighth prospect to commit to the University of Georgia for the class of 2015 ...



Mayor Bottoms Testifies to US Senate on Climate Change  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — City of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms was on-hand in Washington, D.C., as the Senate Democrats held a critical hearing that is a step ...



FOOTBALL: Stockbridge tops Mays in Inner City Classic in the final seconds  News-Daily.com

Stockbridge High School found itself on the winning side of a last-second thriller, topping Mays High School 35-34 in the Inner City Classic held at Lakewood ...



Councilman Brown Accuses Advocate of Homophobic Intent  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Extraordinary commotion ensued at the Community Development/Human Services Committee Meeting of the Atlanta City Council on ...



Extinction Rebellion Rebels against Extinction in Atlanta, Worldwide  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — As a new generation of activists comes of age, an international movement, Extinction Rebellion (XR), is creating pressure for societal ...



Grady (Ga.) QB Caylin Newton gets tough love from older brother Cam  USA TODAY High School Sports

Cam Newton is good at flashing his smile around. But when the 2015 NFL MVP and Carolina Panthers quarterback watches his younger brother on the football ...



Extraordinary Turn in Federal Lawsuit to Reclassify Cannabis  Atlanta Progressive News

Official photograph of Judge Guido Calebresi. (APN) ATLANTA — There has been an extraordinary turn of events in the federal lawsuit to reschedule cannabis ...



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