Song of the Week: HEAVEN

Song of the Week: HEAVEN

October 23, 2019

With some very important events for the LGBTQ community converging two weeks ago, LGBTQ artist Troye Sivan’s “HEAVEN” is just as relevant now as it was when released in 2015.

Maxwell preforming at Rock and Roll Revue. Photo by Keson Graham.

DHS graduate fundraises for gender transition

October 14, 2019

At first, Grayson Maxwell, a 2018 DHS graduate, wanted to raise money for his transition on his own. But during 2018 Pride, Maxwell found himself fundraising with his friends. Offering one dollar kisses, he was pleasantly surprised to find a community happy to help.

Dickinson’s “I felt a funeral in my brain” speaks on depressing topics, and its mood seems comparable to Walton's novel of the same name.

Author Will Walton gives insight on book with controversial topics

September 14, 2018

Decatur High School students had the opportunity to attend a presentation by author Will Walton on Friday, Aug. 31. There, he spoke on his most recent novel, “I Felt a Funeral In My Brain.”

Song of the week: Honey

Song of the week: Honey

February 15, 2018

This week's song of the week is "Honey" by Kehlani.

CSD's transgender policy sparks debate

CSD’s transgender policy sparks debate

October 24, 2017

A City Schools of Decatur (CSD) Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 10, discussing CSD’s transgender bathroom policy, sparked debate over transparency and child safety, ending with the decision for more discussion.

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SONG Atlanta promotes diverse activism

September 28, 2017

Southerners on New Ground, also known as SONG, is a southern organization of a different kind.

‘Love Trumps Hate’

November 15, 2016

On Wednesday, Nov. 11, results from the 2016 presidential race seeded anger in the hearts of some Americans.

Providing safe haven: LGBTQIA+ teens find new home

December 3, 2015

Out of all homeless youth in America, 40 percent identify as LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender,...

Pope takes necessary direction

Mary Margaret Stewart

February 9, 2015

Under this pope, the Roman Catholic Church is ‘a ship without a rudder’ and the faithful ‘are feeling a bit seasick,’” USA Today reported. After his inauguration in Mar. of 2013, Pope Francis started changing the conservative Catholic image. He began advocating new beliefs to replace outdated ideals. Francis...

Pronouns: Aiming to be neutral

February 5, 2015

“Gender can be a state of mind . . . When you refer to someone as a he or a she, you are limiting your...

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