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“This is not a drill”: Decatur evacuates building during bathroom fire

“This is not a drill”: Decatur evacuates building during bathroom fire

March 23, 2016

Around 10:30 a.m., the Decatur fire alarm went off. As students filed out of their classrooms, principal Arlethea Williams immediately warned over the intercom that it was not a drill.

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Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

May 29, 2015

At the end of the year, teachers will pack their things in preparation for the summer, but for some,... Read more »

Kicking with Ken

Kicking with Ken

March 1, 2013

He may be known as the guy who pesters students about AP forms, or the guy in charge of guiding students... Read more »

Failure: teachers discuss the many aspects of failing a class

Failure: teachers discuss the many aspects of failing a class

May 23, 2012

John Hudson “Math is the one class that people get really emotional about. They have either a very go... Read more »

Teachers & babies

May 18, 2012

Having children is both a challenge and a blessing, now imagine having the job if educating hundreds... Read more »

Juniors and senior girls to compete in powder puff football game

Juniors and senior girls to compete in powder puff football game

May 15, 2012

Without the pressure to plan Homecoming and Prom, Decatur’s Student Government Association (SGA) has... Read more »

Decatur’s teachers show their ink

May 1, 2012

The city of Decatur is often labelled by residents and critics as an interesting, accepting city. So... Read more »

Cardoza among the best new teachers in Georgia

Cardoza among the best new teachers in Georgia

February 10, 2012

"Decatur High School Spanish teacher Carlos Cardoza-Oquendo was among 40 of Georgia’s best and brightest... Read more »

New teachers reflect on first semester

New teachers reflect on first semester

February 9, 2012

David Custer, Chris Watkinson, and Carlos Cardoza all come from different backgrounds, but hey have one... Read more »

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