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A new study by Columbia University states that an quickly increasing amount of high school students are exposed to drugs at school. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Study: 9 Of 10 High School Students Exposed To School Day Drug Usage

A new study finds that nine out of 10 high school students know someone who drinks, uses drugs or smokes during the school day.

08/27/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/20/2012

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Bullied Student Allegedly Suspended For Not Reporting Bullying

A high school student in Georgia said she was suspended from school for not informing officials of her problems with a bully.

02/29/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Cody Stephens Will Be The Sole Valedictorian Of Gainesville High School

The family of Charlie Bryant, appointed as Gainesville High School’s co-valedictorian this year, has  decided not to take the title.  “Because of Cody’s unique position of being our first African American valedictorian, we propose that […]

WAOK-AM–02/27/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Rally For Cody Stephens This Sunday!

This Sunday, a community rally will be held for Cody Stephens, a  Gainesville High senior whom supporters feel is being shortchanged on graduation day. Gainesville High School administrators have ruled Cody Stephens will be a co-valedictorian […]

WAOK-AM–02/07/2012

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Election Day: School SPLOST IV On Ballot

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Election Day is Tuesday, November 8, 2011 and polls will be open at various locations throughout the county from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. for both city and county elections. First approved by voters in Atlanta, […]

WAOK-AM–11/07/2011

A Halloween devil mask is on display at Disguise, a U.S. subsidiary of the French company Cesar in New York. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgia Pastor Files Lawsuit After Arrest Over Protesting School’s Demon Mascot

ATLANTA (AP) — A pastor has filed a federal lawsuit claiming a Georgia city violated his rights when he was arrested for protesting a high school’s demon mascot. Pastor Donald Crosby said in the lawsuit […]

10/25/2011

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No More Graduation Test

ATLANTA (WAOK) Beginning next fall Georgia high school students will no longer have to take a portion of the graduation test.  Last Wednesday the state Board of Education voted to nix the test that has […]

WAOK-AM–04/16/2011

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