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Senior Stories, Episode 1: Kenya and Grace

Senior Stories, Episode 1: Kenya and Grace

March 7, 2019

Seniors Kenya Oliver and Grace Williams reflect on their experiences as members of the brand-new Black...

Decatur athletes commit to college level

Decatur athletes commit to college level

March 6, 2019

On March 6, 2019, four Decatur senior athletes committed to playing football at the university level with a ...

State meet goes swimmingly

State meet goes swimmingly

February 12, 2019

Decatur’s girls swim team won first place in the 400-yard freestyle relay at the state meet on Saturday, Feb. 9. The 400-yard freestyle relay was not only the last race of the meet, but also the last high school race ever for seniors Nadine Abrahamse and Jane Pfeufer.

Safety profile app, Smart911, usage rises

Safety profile app, Smart911, usage rises

February 12, 2019

In the past four years, since the Decatur Fire Department has implemented Smart911, a program that creates a safety profile for citizens, usage numbers have risen to 30 percent as well as people that are aware of the program.

Decatur City Dance prepares contemporary performance

Decatur City Dance prepares contemporary performance

February 12, 2019

Behind the scenes of warmups, tech and dress rehearsals for Decatur City Dance's celebration of contemporary dance, entitled LIFT. The program took place on February 9th and 10th, and was produced by Daphanie Scandrick and Toya Willingham.

Randall Archer takes over as new Varsity head coach

Randall Archer takes over as new Varsity head coach

February 9, 2019

The Decatur Boys varsity lacrosse team recently adopted Randall Archer as the new head coach after a five year interim period between permanent head coaches. Archer, who took over as head coach from Adam Pinsley, is one of the few head coaches to work at the school, a position which he feels has made it easier to connect with the team.

DHS mock trial team wins first competition of the year

DHS mock trial team wins first competition of the year

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 2, the Dekalb County courthouse was full of ongoing trials and debating high school students. Students played the role of attorneys, witnesses, time keepers and court artists as they argued against other schools and presented a case before a judge. After a make-up round took place on Wednesday the 6th, Decatur’s mock trial team won first place.

Keson Graham: “Decatur’s Photographer”

Keson Graham: “Decatur’s Photographer”

February 8, 2019

2018 alum Keson Graham, branded as “Decatur’s Photographer” during his time at DHS, began taking pictures in middle school for the Renfroe yearbook. But his love for photography really began his sophomore year at DHS.

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

Decatur celebrates Year of the Pig

February 7, 2019

Decatur students welcome in the Chinese New Year with traditional foods, celebrations and superstitions.

Renfroe switches up classic book in eighth grade curriculum

Renfroe switches up classic book in eighth grade curriculum

January 16, 2019

This past summer, Renfroe Middle School administrator, Kristen Karably made the decision to switch up a key book in the middle school curriculum. This switch was from the classic, “To Kill a Mockingbird (TKAM),” to the more recently written book, “The Hate U Give (THUG).”

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