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Photos: PHOTOS: Athens-Clarke County Spelling Bee  Online Athens

The Athens-Clarke County Spelling Bee was hosted at Cedar Shoals High School in Athens, Ga., on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. Gustavo Dominguez of ...



Student with loaded gun arrested at Cedar Shoals High  Online Athens

Authorities arrested on Wednesday a 15-year-old student at Cedar Shoals High School for possessing a loaded gun allegedly used in two drive-by shootings.



Meet Derrick Maxwell, new principal of Cedar Shoals High School  Red and Black

Derrick Maxwell, Cedar Shoals High School principal, did not originally intend to get into academia.



Photos: PHOTOS: Cedar Shoals Students Vote  Online Athens

Students from Cedar Shoals High School took a field trip to City Hall and the Board of Elections Wednesday morning to learn about the history of Athens-Clarke ...



Former Cedar Shoals High School athletes return to coach Athens students  Red and Black

Athens is considered a home away from home for University of Georgia students, but for others, Athens has always been home.



Cedar Shoals High School Gets a Bad Rap  Flagpole Magazine

Recently, I spoke out against the Athens Banner-Herald for their lack of equal representation of Athens high schools. After the start of the high-school football ...



Clarke Central, Cedar Shoals High School students take part in early voting for the first time  Red and Black

Taking example from Cedar Shoals High School, Clarke Central High School seniors went to the polls for the first time on Nov. 1 at the Athens-Clarke County ...



Cedar Shoals Teacher Takes Students to Vote for the First Time  Flagpole Magazine

A group of 53 seniors from Cedar Shoals High School cast their ballots for the very first time while on a field trip to Athens City Hall and the Athens-Clarke County ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Cedar Shoals Jaguars Football Practice  Online Athens

The Cedar Shoals Jaguars were busy at practice Wednesday afternoon gearing up for their home opener where they'll face off with the Winder-Barrow Bulldogs ...



Montgomery's Worthy inducted in Cedar Shoals High School Hall of Fame  Montgomery Advertiser

Charles J. Worthy, a native of Montgomery, was inducted into Cedar Shoals (Georgia) Hall of Fame on Sept. 15. This distinguished educator has been noted ...



Sinkhole in East Athens opens under Cedar Shoals school bus, no injuries caused  Red and Black

A sinkhole opened as a Clarke County School District bus was approaching an intersection in East Athens, causing the bus to tilt on the road but not harming ...



PHOTOS: Cedar Shoals Jaguars defeat Clarke Central Gladiators, 17-7  Red and Black

Cedar Shoals High School and Clarke Central High School faced off in their annual Classic City Rivalry on Friday, Sept. 28. The Cedar Shoals Jaguars beat the ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Cedar Shoals High School Graduation  Online Athens

Graduates turn their tassels during Cedar Shoals' graduation in Athens, Ga., Friday, May 18, 2018. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald). Buy Photo. [2/21].



Cedar Shoals student caught with gun might get tried as an adult  Online Athens

Authorities remain undecided on whether to prosecute as an adult a 15-year-old student who last week was arrested at Cedar Shoals High School for having a ...



Audit Criticizes CCSD's Handling of Cedar Shoals Allegations, Coach Accused of Sex Crimes  Flagpole Magazine

Two independent investigations released last week sharply criticized the Clarke County School District's handling of an alleged sexual assault at Cedar Shoals ...



CCSD Names New Principals at Cedar Shoals, Clarke Central, Chase Street, Stroud and JJ Harris  Flagpole Magazine

Derrick Maxwell is returning to Cedar Shoals High School. Maxwell—the former Whit Davis Elementary principal who led Cedar Shoals through the unpleasant ...



Athens students 'keep resisting' in National School Walkout, urge for stricter gun control  Red and Black

While many high schoolers were doing homework on Tuesday after school, Camryn Tanner, a 16-year-old student at Cedar Shoals High School, was making ...



Efforts undertaken in Athens area to get out the high school vote  Online Athens

Equipped with a packet of voter registration forms, a half a box of pens and several bags of Jolly Rancher candies, North Oconee High School's Teen ...



New principals announced for five Clarke County schools  Red and Black

Five community members have been hired as new principals for schools in the Clarke County School District.



New school year a homecoming for Clarke high school principals  Online Athens

The beginning of school is a homecoming of sorts for new principals at Clarke County's two high schools.At Cedar Shoals High School, still feeling the effects of ...



3 cleared of rape in Cedar Shoals case, re-indicted on molestation charge  Online Athens

A grand jury recently cleared three students of rape and other charges in a case involving a 15-year-old girl at Cedar Shoals High School nearly two years ago.



Athens writer publishes 2nd book before graduating high school  Online Athens

Willie Craddick Jr. attends Cedar Shoals High School. He flips burgers at a fast-food joint for extra cash. Oh, and he is a published author with two books to his ...



Former Cedar Shoals Students Cleared of Sexually Assaulting Classmate  Flagpole Magazine

An alleged rape at Cedar Shoals High School two years ago that rocked the Clarke County School District—leading to the firing of Cedar's principal and ...



New Georgia Possible program creates partnership between UGA and Clarke County Schools  Red and Black

Chosen students in each of the two Clarke County High Schools now have the opportunity to participate in a three-year program preparing them for the future.



Athens-Clarke County police appoint new captain  Red and Black

William Hood has been appointed to Captain in the Athens-Clarke County Police Department, an Athens-Clarke County press release said. The former ...



Grady Sports Media students mentor high school students in sports broadcast program  UGA Today

The allure of a Friday night for teens and young adults is palpable. It's a time to celebrate the end of a long week, hang out with friends and anticipate the ...



Athens Community Career Academy gets a rethink  Online Athens

The Clarke County School district's new career academy sputtered following its launch in the 2011-12 school year.But now the Athens Community Career ...



Athens area schools boost graduation rates  Online Athens

The Georgia Department of Education announced this week that the graduation rate for Georgia's public high schools is at an all-time high.The state's ...



Police: Threat to 'pull a white boy and shoot up school' not serious  WXIA-TV

Athens-Clarke County Police are questioning a student who allegedly made threats to shoot up Cedar Shoals High School.



Georgia teen on a hot streak with frozen treats  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Like some of his fellow classmates at Cedar Shoals High School in Athens, Beau Shell stays busy with...



Clarke County School District updates: Fiscal surplus, new initiatives, awards  Red and Black

The Clarke County School District, which educates around 14000 students, recently made a series of announcements regarding budgets, new initiatives and ...



Cedar Shoals to honor inaugural class of Alumni Hall of Fame  Online Athens

Cedar Shoals High School will induct 13 members into the inaugural class of its Alumni Hall of Fame on Saturday.The induction will be celebrated with a ...



After a Rough Year, Cedar Shoals High School Tries to Turn the Page  Flagpole Magazine

Editor's note: Turning the page is a new, occasional column on education from a student perspective, written by Cedar Shoals High School senior Najja ...



After recount, Athens Board of Elections sends certified election results to Secretary of State  Red and Black

The state of Georgia has been holding its breath since the night of Nov. 6 when neither Republican Brian Kemp nor Democrat Stacey Abrams definitively took ...



UPDATE: Cedar Shoals principal relieved of duties over schools response to student rape report  Online Athens

Cedar Shoals High School Principal Tony Price has been relieved of duties in the wake of the alleged sexual assault of a Cedar Shoals student last month.



Live blog: 2018 midterm elections | Athensnews  Red and Black

All election coverage can be found at redandblack.com/election. 5 p.m. On a conference call with reporters, a Kemp aide declared Kemp the next governor of ...



Arts & Culture Features: Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Athens  Flagpole Magazine

Freedom Breakfast: The 16th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast is an annual tradition recognizing individuals from the community who have made ...



PHOTOS: Lighting up the world: City hosts annual Parade of Lights  Red and Black

University of Georgia students and Athens residents of all ages and backgrounds lined the streets of downtown on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, for the 2018 ...



Cedar Shoals HS teacher arrested after bar incidents in downtown Athens  Online Athens

A Cedar Shoals High School teacher was arrested after he allegedly caused disturbances at two different bars in downtown Athens early Sunday.According to ...



PHOTOS: Boo at the Zoo: families celebrate Halloween season at Bear Hollow  Red and Black

Families lined up outside of Memorial Park and Bear Hollow Zoo in Athens, Georgia on Thursday, Oct. 25, for their annual "Boo at the Zoo" event. Children and ...



Greg Huberty, Clarke Teacher of Year, aims to inspire  Online Athens

Greg Huberty's ties to Clarke County public schools, run deep, especially at Cedar Shoals High School. Recently named Clarke County Teacher of the Year, ...



Cedar Shoals High School brings on new principal  Online Athens

Cedar Shoals High School has brought on DeAnne Varitek as the school's new principal. See photos here.



In the Loop: Tommy Valentine Named ACHF Director  Flagpole Magazine

The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation has hired Tommy Valentine as its new executive director. Valentine replaces Amy Kissane, who left in March after 16 ...



Jaguars seeking another year of growth under Ryals  Online Athens

Although Leroy Ryals has brought much to the Cedar Shoals football program in the last two years, perhaps the most critical touch he's applied is one of stability.



Derrick Maxwell named interim principal at Cedar Shoals High School  Online Athens

Derrick Maxwell will become interim principal at Cedar Shoals High School, Clarke County School Superintendent Philip Lanoue announced today.Maxwell ...



Athens high school targeted in latest social media shooting threat  Atlanta Journal Constitution

For the second time in less than a week, a shooting threat against an Athens high school was posted on social media, officials confirmed Monday. Clarke Central ...



Athens Academy recognized as National Blue Ribbon School  Red and Black

After 52 years of educating students, Athens Academy, a private school serving grades K3-12, was nationally recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as ...



By the numbers: How the 2018 midterm elections compare to previous elections  Red and Black

With nationwide attention, polls showing a dead heat, high-profile appearances and Stacey Abrams' bid to make history as the nation's first black female ...



Photos: The third annual Clarke/Oconee County football Media Day  Online Athens

High School Football coaches from around the Clarke/Oconee County area pose for a photo at the third annual Clarke/Oconee County football media day in ...



Political shift coming for Athens with new mayor, commissioners  Online Athens

A swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday will mark what many hope will be a new era in Athens politics.Athens-Clarke County gets a new mayor that day, Kelly Girtz, ...



3 cleared of rape at Athens high school; charged with molestation  FOX 5 Atlanta

ATHENS, Ga. - A Clarke County Grand Jury has cleared three students of rape and other charges in a nearly 2-year-old case involving a 15-year-old girl.



Athens pedestrian killed by car on Winterville Road  Red and Black

A 38-year-old woman was struck and killed by a car on Winterville Road on Sept. 27, according to an Athens-Clarke County press release.



UPDATE: Athens police obtain warrant for Royal Court murder, offer reward for information  Red and Black

UPDATE: The Athens-Clarke County Police Department has obtained a malice murder warrant for a suspect in connection to the Dec. 14 murder of 32-year-old ...



Clarke Centrals Hayes Phillips named STAR student  Online Athens

Clarke Central High School senior Hayes Phillips is Clarke County's new STAR student, and will now go on to compete with other county STAR students from ...



News Features: Teachers Flee CCSD: Departures Doubled Over 2016–17  Flagpole Magazine

During the academic year, some teachers in Athens leave the profession altogether. Others move to different districts in nearby counties or to other states.



The Accused Cedar Shoals Rapists Can't Seem to Stay Out of Trouble  Flagpole Magazine

The cases of three teenagers accused in the alleged rape of a Cedar Shoals High School student in January 2016 appeared this week on the trial calendar of ...



4 arrested, 7 sent home after school fights  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Four 17-year-old Cedar Shoals High School students were arrested Monday morning after a series of fights at the start of the school day.



Photos: Spotted: 2018 Clarke Central vs Cedar Shoals Alumni Soccer Game  Online Athens

The Clarke Central High School alumni soccer team defeated the Cedar Shoals High School alumni soccer team in their annual game at Clarke Central. [1/53].



Athens' next generation: A closer look at the obstacles, opportunities for low-income children  Red and Black

From the front porch of his house in the Parkview Extension affordable housing community on Baxter Street, a Clarke Middle School student can watch as ...



Another Athens juvenile arrested with gun stolen from unlocked vehicle  Online Athens

For the second time in two weeks, Athens-Clarke County police arrested a juvenile Athens boy in possession of a loaded gun stolen from an unlocked vehicle.



NAACP calls for independent investigation of Cedar Shoals High rape incident  Online Athens

The Clarke County NAACP has called for an independent investigation into the alleged rape of a Cedar Shoals High School student in January and the actions ...



Rape accusation stirs year of turmoil and change in Athens high schools  Online Athens

DeAnne Varitek knew one thing for sure — the carpet had to go.Covering the walls of the main commons area, the "god-awful" carpet was an ideal spot for ...



Former Bulldog, Athens native Carlos Strong joining ACS basketball staff  Online Athens

Former Cedar Shoals standout, McDonalds All-American and University of Georgia star Carlos Strong is joining the boys basketball program at Athens Christian ...



Cedar Shoals Principal Tony Price Denies Mishandling Sexual Assault  Flagpole Magazine

Tony Price—the Cedar Shoals High School principal who was suspended and faces firing after an alleged sexual assault at the school in January—is speaking ...



Cedar Shoals baseball team trying to keep up with its new and improved field  Online Athens

The Cedar Shoals High School baseball field lies beyond a long and windy gravel road. It remains hidden except to those who are really searching for it.



'Don't Walk, HopOn!' New shuttle service now serving Athens locals, UGA students  Red and Black

A new shuttle *service* in Athens is offering a fun, affordable way for students, citizens and visitors to get around town since its inception approximately four weeks ...



North Oconee River Greenway opens addition near College Station and Barnett Shoals Roads  Red and Black

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announced on Sept. 20 the opening of a 0.7-mile addition to the North Oconee River Greenway.



40 years: Cedar Shoals Jags celebrate 40th anniversary of football program  Online Athens

Teenagers growing up in Eastern Clarke County during the early 1970s had few options when they started high school. The intersection of the Baby Boom and ...



Athens police blotter: Car, golf clubs and lottery tickets stolen  Red and Black

A 2015 Acura TLX was reported stolen from The Mark apartment complex on Dec. 5, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report. The victim told police ...



Is superintendent right choice for Clarke schools? Yes  Online Athens

Dr. Demond Means is the right choice for leading educational improvements for students enrolled in the Athens-Clarke County School District.Means has a ...



Athens-Clarke County issues ballot recount for eight precincts on tight deadline  Red and Black

The state of Georgia has been holding its breath since the night of Nov. 6 when neither Brian Kemp nor Stacey Abrams definitively took home the title of Georgia ...



UPDATE: Athens-Clarke County election recount results in 25 fewer ballots than before  Red and Black

Tuesday night, Athens-Clarke County finished recounting absentee ballots and uploaded its official election results to the Georgia Secretary of State's Office.



Athens Election Officials Were Unprepared for High Turnout, Documents Show  Flagpole Magazine

Athens-Clarke County offered fewer opportunities to vote early and fewer Election Day polling places last fall than in 2016, despite an uptick in registered voters ...



Coach Scott Wilkins works to create new history for Cedar Shoals football team  Online Athens

Scott Wilkins walked into the social studies planning room at Cedar Shoals High School one day in 1990 to make copies. He noticed a new face, a student ...



Clarke students honored with Eve Carson award  Online Athens

The Eve Carson Humanitarian Spirit Awards were recently awarded to students from all 21 Clarke County School District schools from the Foundation for ...



Athens Docs Chronicle Current Scene, and More Music News  Flagpole Magazine

THIS FILM IS ON: Congratulations are due to filmmaker James Preston for his feature-length documentary Athens Rising: The Sicyon Project landing at ...



Meet the new Athens-Clarke County commission: Several first-time members elected as district representatives  Red and Black

Athens residents took to the polls to vote in their representatives for Athens-Clarke County Commission Districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 7 and 9 on May 22.



Adam Kurtz, Chase Street principal, stepping down  Online Athens

Chase Street Elementary School Principal Adam Kurtz won't return to the school next year.Kurtz notified his staff last week that he wouldn't be signing a new ...



Unity and Nuance: Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition hosts identity roundtable  Red and Black

Halfway through National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15), Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition hosted a roundtable on Oct. 1 at the Athens-Clarke ...



Planning Commission recommends decision on new parking spaces downtown  Red and Black

On Tuesday, Nov. 1, the Athens-Clarke County Planning Commision met to discuss five new zoning and development-related matters.



A look ahead: UGA and Athens events you don't want to miss  Red and Black

The news desk has compiled a list of events going on throughout the upcoming week that are open to Athenians and University of Georgia students.



Pop-up clinics provide free legal advice in Athens  Red and Black

Court issues, such as divorce law, immigration law or small claims might worry Athens community members, but the organization Athens Access to Justice ...



Banned books readings draw diverse crowd at Avid Bookshop  Red and Black

The smell of books and the sound of chatter filled Avid Bookshop on Sept. 27 for the Banned Books Bash hosted by the Georgia ACLU and Avid.



Patterns of employee distrust led to Police Chief Freeman's resignation, records show  Red and Black

Athens-Clarke County Police Department's top two officers resigned in the past couple weeks, revealing a culture of dissatisfaction among officers on the force.



Documents reveal previous concerns about former Athens teacher charged with sex crimes  Online Athens

A former Athens public schools substitute teacher and athletics coach charged with sex crimes previously faced accusations of misconduct prior to his arrest this ...



Cedar Shoals student charged with shooting another student  Online Athens

An apparent simmering dispute between two Cedar Shoals High School students culminated last week with one of the students shooting the other, ...



'More than a demonstration': Athens groups host candlelight vigil for immigrants  Red and Black

A salutation of “bienvenidos” and “welcome” greeted a crowd of about 70 people outside City Hall on Dec. 12.



3 charged in rape at Athens high school weren't suspended  FOX 5 Atlanta

A Georgia school superintendent says three students accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at an Athens high school were not suspended after the girl reported ...



The 'Culture of Silence' in the Clarke County School District  Flagpole Magazine

In the wake of the alleged rape at Cedar Shoals High School, several teachers at other schools admitted they weren't surprised that such an attack occurred.



Ex-boyfriend arraigned for alleged murder of Cedar Shoals grad  Online Athens

The accused murderer of a Cedar Shoals High School graduate whose body was found in the trunk of her burnt car at an Athens quarry a year ago was ...



Cedar Shoals entrepreneur on tour to promote book, speak  Online Athens

For most high schoolers, more than 128000 followers on the popular social media platform Instagram would be a dream come true.But Willie Craddick Jr., ...



News Features: Will Commission District 2 Voters Pass on Parker?  Flagpole Magazine

With Harry Sims giving up the District 2 commission seat he has held for the past 25 years in order to run for mayor in the upcoming May 22 election, two young ...



Parents want answers after alleged rape of 15-year-old  WSB Atlanta

Athens-Clarke County school officials faced some angry parents Wednesday night. They are upset after two rape suspects were allowed to stay in school three ...



Cedar Shoals JROTC teams place in National Raider Championship  Online Athens

Members from the Cedar Shoals High School JROTC Jaguar Battalion teams recently competed in the National Raider Championship at Camp Thunder at ...



Athens founder of Chess and Community recognized by Atlanta Braves, Fox Sports South  Red and Black

Chip Caray, FOX Sports South broadcaster, Life LaRoche, founder Athens-based youth development organization Chess and Community, and Atlanta Braves ...



Clarke County high schools see increase in graduation rate, disparity with University of Georgia  Red and Black

Mixed in with the countless freshmen at the University of Georgia traveling from out of state, rural counties and the Atlanta suburbs are the native Athenian high ...



Clarke Central teacher resigns amid probe of 'inappropriate' texts  Online Athens

A Clarke County high school teacher is under criminal investigation for inappropriate texts sent to a student, according to Clarke County school officials.



Seeing STARS: Top Clarke County students honored for their achievements  Online Athens

Cedar Shoals High School senior Geoffrey Mon is this year's Clarke County STAR student, one of the highest academic achievement recognitions a high school ...



Athens tattoo parlor provides free cover-ups to survivors of sex trafficking  Red and Black

Jim and Devon Mellor, a married tattoo artist duo at 3 Ravens, have cultivated the space to be a place where their clients feel comfortable. Recently, their ...



Gwinnett school locked down after parent allegedly threatened student  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Gwinnett County elementary school was locked down Wednesday after a parent allegedly threatened to harm a student, officials said. School and local police ...



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