Senior Speak: My name is my courage

Senior Speak: My name is my courage

April 24, 2019

Check out this senior speak from senior editor Isis Amusa about the origins and interpretations of her name!

We Are What We Wear

We Are What We Wear

April 17, 2019

Not many students in high school can say that they own their own business, but on March 1, senior Sulaiman Rashid opened pre-orders for his first clothing line, “Moral Fabric.”

'Reforming Arts'

‘Reforming Arts’

November 1, 2018

“The first day I went in, [Wende Ballew] got up and said ‘I know that they said this was a bible study, but this isn’t a bible study,’” Grooms said. “This is Reforming Arts.’”

'A Dancer's Heart'

‘A Dancer’s Heart’

September 9, 2018

A Dancer's Heart is an organization started in memory of Imani Thompson-Twine, who was a DHS rising senior when she passed away in June of 2010. During the past seven years they have partnered with the Decatur Education Foundation to provide a scholarship to a graduating female senior at DHS and provide other leadership and life skill workshops on mental illness, staying safe, financial literacy, and college help.

'An American Elegy'

‘An American Elegy’

May 17, 2018

Decatur High School band commemorates national school shooting victims through American composer Frank Ticheli's 'An American Elegy'

Teachers at Sea

Teachers at Sea

April 16, 2018

For Chelsea O'Connell-Barlow and Kevin McMahon, science is not just what they teach and the classroom is not just a place to read textbooks. Taking various real life science experiences, these teachers have an innovative outlook on teaching.

Local community rallies in support of nation-wide walkouts

Local community rallies in support of nation-wide walkouts

March 27, 2018

On March 12, in a dimly lit room at the bottom of Oakhurst Presbyterian Church, a new union was formed. Stud...

'Not one more.'

‘Not one more.’

March 16, 2018

In response to the Parkland shooting, Decatur students participated in a national movement for safety in schools.

‘A Curious Art Spectacle’

January 30, 2018

In just 22 paintings, Jay Wilson, known as O.M. Norling, shares a mysterious side of his artwork while fusing together European and Asian influences.

Three is a trend

Three is a trend

January 24, 2018

After the fall of Poké Perfect, Juicy Drop still remains, but faces another poké competitor: Poké Bar, a popular Californian franchise. It now replaces Poké Perfect in the treasured Yogurt Tap location, as of last week.

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