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Lightning strike kills 550 sheep!

Ameen Fahmawi, G&B News Staff Writer October 18, 2021

Nikolay Levanov, a Georgian shepherd, received a phone call from his assistant sheepherder that informed him over a hundred of his sheep had been killed in a lightning strike that occured during a chaotic...

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The Iphone 13 is out, but is it special?

Jack Petillo, G&B News Staff Writer October 18, 2021

Apple has been one of the frontrunners in technology and innovation for the past several years, creating revolutionary products such as the Mac, the iPad, iPods, Airpods, Apple Watches, and the iPhone....

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Most iconic look from the Met Gala 2021

Presley Wilmot, G&B News Editor October 1, 2021

The Met Gala is an annual fundraiser event for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute in New York City. This gala, originally called the Met Ball, has been an outlet for the utmost respected...

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Fun events to attend in Atlanta!

Alejandro Czako, LHS News Staff Writer September 30, 2021

Are you a tourist here in Atlanta? Or are you a resident, and looking for new fun things to do? Here are seven handpicked places to cure your boredom from being stuck at home. 1. The Atlanta International...

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Concerts coming up in Atlanta

Michelle Abdelnour, G&B News Staff Writer September 24, 2021

Atlanta is known as “The City too Busy to Hate,” or most commonly as “The New Hollywood.” Atlanta isn't only big for its new following of movie shoots, but also its music. Big artists like Trippie...

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Afghanistan cries for help as the Taliban takes over

Chase Almond, G&B News Staff Writer September 24, 2021

The 20-year long war has finally ended; the United States has recently completely pulled out of the Asian country, Afghanistan. Everything was going well, progress was being made, women were being allowed...

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Underdog for the win

Trinity Vidal, G&B Editor September 21, 2021

The 24 year old, social media influencer, Jake Paul, fought against the 39 year old, six time UFC champion, Tyron Woodly, and won due to a split decision. The scores recorded by the judges were 78-74 (Paul),...

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Hurricane Ida heads to land

Alexis Diggs, G&B News Staff Writer September 20, 2021

Hurricane Ida was a category four tropical storm that hit the state of Louisiana on Sunday, August 29. The monsoon plowed through New Orleans, causing roofs of homes and hospitals to be destroyed, downed...

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T-mobile gets hacked

Ameen Fahmawi, G&B News Staff Writer September 15, 2021

T-Mobile announced that its data had been breached by an unidentified source, most likely a hacker. The break-in left 50 million accounts of user-data info vulnerable to be sold on the darknet. The hacker...

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Kanye West releases new album, Donda, following sporadic rollout

Preston Lee, G&B News Staff Writer September 15, 2021

Following the release of his 9th studio album “Jesus is King” in 2019, Kanye West immediately went back to the drawing board and began new music. In July 2020, the Chicago-born rapper announced his...

Slaughter at Stone Mountain

Slaughter at Stone Mountain

Aaron Adams, G&B News Staff Writer September 13, 2021

On July 28th, a young woman was shot multiple times in Stone Mountain, Georgia. She was found early Wednesday morning on a resident's daily walk. Detectives identified her as 18-year-old Tori Long. Her...

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Music Midtown preview: Sept. 17-18

Jack Petillo, G&B News Staff Writer September 13, 2021

Held in Atlanta annually since 1994, Music Midtown is one of Georgia’s greatest music festivals. Every year hundreds of people flock to Piedmont Park to enjoy the three-day event featuring popular artists...

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