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Raleigh mother says officer shot has been source of support for her, family

The mother said she called police to check on the officer, and to see if she could visit him in the hospital. She wants to thank him in person for helping her.

Principal: Unfounded threat against Athens Drive High appears to be part of national hoax

The principal of Athens Drive High School in Raleigh said a threat called in to the school, which prompted a police response and lockdown that lasted about an ...

Oscar Smith wins WRAL Wrestling title, Cape Fear's Wilson named top wrestler  HighSchoolOT

A total of 31 teams gathered at Athens Drive High School this weekend for the 47th annual WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament, but it wasn't a North ...

Student taken to hospital after large fight breaks out at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh  WTVD-TV

One student was taken to the hospital after a large fight broke out at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh Thursday afternoon.

Student taken to hospital after huge brawl at Athens Drive Magnet High School

A large brawl broke out at Athens Drive Magnet High School around dismissal Thursday afternoon. One student was injured and treated at the hospital.

Teen charged with inciting riot in Athens Drive High School brawl  The News & Observer

A brawl at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh on Thursday, April 12, 2018, led to a felony charge of inciting a riot for an 18-year-old man.

Athens Drive High School parents say they're upset that students who protected themselves during fight were suspended  WTVD-TV

Parents of some Athens Drive High School students who have been disciplined for their involvement in a fight outside the school last week gathered Thursday to ...

Athens student returns the kindness he was once shown

Athens Drive Magnet High School student Gilberto Hernandez Cruz collected 250 pounds of food benefiting the Backpack Buddies program.

Athens Drive High students charged in multiple armed robberies

Two Raleigh teens are charged in connection with several armed robberies in one day.

Third suspect charged with inciting riot at Raleigh high school  WTVD-TV

A Raleigh man is the last of three suspects to be charged with inciting a riot at Athens Drive High School.

Video shows brawl at Athens Drive High School that injured one student  News & Observer

A video circulating on social media shows a large brawl involving numerous people at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh, NC Thursday afternoon, April 12, ...

Athens Drive High students hold walkout ahead of trip to DC

On Saturday, people around the world will rally against gun violence and mass school shootings.

2 more men facing charges in connection with Athens Drive HS parking lot brawl

Two more men are facing charges in connection with a 25-person parking lot brawl at Athens Drive High School.

Parents of students involved in Athens Drive fight share concerns  Spectrum News

Parents of some of the students involved in the fight say they are unhappy with how the situation has been handled.

2 Raleigh students charged with 3 robberies within an hour  WTVD-TV

A pair of sophomore students from Athens Drive High School in Raleigh are currently in jail on robbery charges.

Sex offender arrested at Athens Drive High School

A registered sex offender was arrested last week after visiting Athens Drive High School in Raleigh.

In a world of change, tots and their beloved mentor still roam a Raleigh high school  The News & Observer

Paulette Hicks has been director of the child care center at Athens Drive High since it opened in 1978. Athens Drive is the only Wake high school with a ...

Sex offender arrested at Athens Drive public library in Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A registered sex offender faces felony charges after he was arrested for being at the Athens Drive Community library, which is located ...

Athens Drive High School lifts lockdown following police activity  WTVD-TV

According to school officials, Athens Drive High School was on a community lockdown due to police activity in the area.

This Raleigh school’s marching band has big New Year’s plans: performing at a bowl game  The News & Observer

The Athens Drive marching band will play during halftime of the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day 2018. It will be their first bowl game appearance but not their ...

Police search for 3 in home invasion; lockdown lifted at Athens Drive High

Officers with the Raleigh Police Department were investigating a home invasion Wednesday afternoon in the 4300 block of Fathom Court.

911 caller says girl raped in Athens Drive High stairwell

An Athens Drive High School student raped another student in a stairwell at the school Friday afternoon, according to a 911 caller.

High schoolers haul donations to flooding victims in Warsaw

By Mandy Mitchell. Warsaw, N.C. — Field trips are meant to teach -- outside of a classroom -- to give a real world experience. Friday was one memorable field ...

Former Raleigh high school teacher sentenced in student-sex case in Henderson County  News & Observer

A former Wake County teacher will spend 45 days in jail as part of a plea deal on charges that he had sex with a student when he worked at a Henderson ...

Hullum scores three times, leads Green Hope over Athens Drive, 33-9  HighSchoolOT

Green Hope running back Josh Hullum scored three times in the Falcons 33-9 victory over Athens Drive on Monday.

Holly Springs ousts Athens Drive in first round, 53-51  HighSchoolOT

Third time proved to be the charm for Holly Springs as they fought to defeat former conference rival Athens Drive in their third meeting of the season, 53-51.

James Hedrick, principal of Athens Drive High, remembered as devoted educator  News & Observer

James Hedrick, principal of Athens Drive High School in Raleigh, died Tuesday morning after going for a run, Wake County school officials said.

Wake County high school graduates show their gratitude to their former teachers  The Herald-Sun

In an emotional video posted on YouTube, four graduating Wake County high school seniors visited former teachers to thank them for helping them in their ...

Days before AP exam, Wake County teacher skips rally to help students prepare

More than a third of the school districts in North Carolina will be closed Wednesday, as tens of thousands teachers attend a rally in downtown Raleigh.

Psychologist: Fear of school shootings affecting students' brains

Las Vegas, Parkland, Fla., Pittsburgh, Thousand Oaks, Calif. - there are enough mass shootings now that they are simply referred to by where they happened.

Green Hope boys, Panther Creek girls win NCHSAA 4A track and field championships  The Herald-Sun

Green Hope, Cary, Panther Creek, Leesville Road, Southeast Raleigh and Garner all had top-3 finishes in the NCHSAA 4A outdoor track and field state high ...

Introducing Athens Drive's first sports hall of fame class  The News & Observer

Athens Drive's first sports hall of fame class includes two NFL players, an MLB all-star, a pro golfer, a hall of fame coach, a state record holder in swimming, a pro ...

Broughton High Principal Stephen Mares moves to Athens Drive High  News & Observer

Longtime Broughton High School Principal Stephen Mares will take over at Athens Drive High, where James Hedrick died in August. The Wake County school ...

Athens Drive High basketball player facing felony sex charges

A 16-year-old basketball player at Athens Drive High School is facing three felony charges in connection with a sex crime that allegedly happened on Dec.

Broughton High principal Stephen Mares leaves for Athens Drive  News & Observer

When the principal of Athens Drive High School died unexpectedly Aug. 2, longtime Broughton High principal Stephen Mares said he felt called to leave his post ...

Athens Drive High basketball player indicted on felony sex charges

A 16-year-old basketball player at Athens Drive High School who is facing three felony charges in connection with a sex crime that allegedly happened last ...

Hundreds walk out of Triangle schools as part of national movement

Students across the Triangle will walk out of their classes on Friday as part of National School Walkout Day to demand an end to gun violence.

Athens Drive girls lacrosse coach in it for the long haul  News & Observer

In a season that has endured more downs than ups, the Athens Drive girls lacrosse program can take some comfort in that its head coach Mike SanGiacomo ...

Cary swimmer gets lessons from Olympians  WTVD-TV

Zach Brown, a senior at Athens Drive High School, is being categorized as one of the best up and coming butterfliers in the nation.

Updates to Athens Drive High School stadium to begin this spring  News & Observer

A long-awaited update to the athletics facilities at Athens Drive High is scheduled to begin construction this spring. The Wake County school board has awarded ...

Athens Drive High, Reedy Creek Middle become Wake County magnet schools  News & Observer

Athens Drive High School is now one of Wake County's newest magnet schools, ensuring that every high school in and around downtown Raleigh has a ...

Spending more on K-12 schools might not be the smart move  The News & Observer

Compared to Massachusetts, NC has a long way to go on learning outcomes in schools, but it can catch up.

Student accused of sexual assault at Athens Drive  WTVD-TV

A 16-year-old student is accused of sexually assaulting another student inside Athens Drive High School, and the victim's mother says better vigilance from a ...

Triangle teens saddened, horrified by Florida school shooting massacre

In a panel Thursday evening, Triangle high school students expressed their shock and horror by Wednesday's deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Two Raleigh students win Triangle Rising Stars competition  WTVD-TV

Two Raleigh students win Triangle Rising Stars competition at the Durham Performing Arts Center on Tuesday night.

After public outcry, Athens Drive library to remain open

The Wake County public library at Athens Drive High School will stay open - for now.

Athens Drive High’s new stadium a long time coming  News & Observer

When Karin Evanoff walked to the podium at the end of the groundbreaking for the new stadium at Athens Drive High School, the audience gave her a standing ...

Here are the Teacher of the Year finalists for Wake County schools  The News & Observer

Wake County schools have named 13 Teacher of the Year finalists. The winner will be announced May 10, 2018.

Wake students may get the day off for a Muslim holiday starting in 2021  The Herald-Sun

One of Islam's most important holidays, Eid al-Fitr, may be recognized as a teacher work day in Wake County Schools' traditional calendar for 2020-21. It's up to ...

Veteran, pastor and Wake County leader Marvin Connelly is now a schools superintendent  The News & Observer

Marvin Connelly, the Wake County school system's chief of staff and strategic planning, was named superintendent of Cumberland County, North Carolina's fifth ...

Three transported to hospital after fight at Athens Drive High

Students at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh were forced out of some parts of the building Tuesday morning after a fight in the cafeteria.

Cleveland vs. Cardinal Gibbons showdown highlights Week Four high school football action  The Herald-Sun

Nick Frey and the Crusaders will take on Cleveland and its high-powered offense led by quarterback Darius Ocean and running back Tyson Dew for Friday's ...

Raleigh teacher charged with sex with student  WTVD-TV

An Athens Drive High School teacher is charged with having sex with a student in Henderson County.

After a year of grieving, Wake County educator is named state’s best principal  News & Observer

Camille Hedrick, principal at Panther Creek High School in Cary, was named the 2017 North Carolina PTA Principal of the Year. Her husband, Jim Hedrick, who ...

Josh Hamilton released from Rangers after knee injury  News & Observer

The Texas Rangers released Josh Hamilton from his minor league contract Friday after another knee injury, perhaps signaling the end of the 2010 AL MVP's ...

Grads walk stage at Athens Drive

Athens Drive High School graduates attend commencement on Saturday.

Wake County to recommend two schools get magnet programs  News & Observer

Wake County school administrators will recommend Tuesday that Athens Drive High School in Raleigh and Reedy Creek Middle School in Cary become ...

Athens Drive High School getting new stadium  WTVD-TV

The project includes construction of a new stadium that will serve football, soccer, and lacrosse teams.

Athens Drive assistant principal attacked while breaking up fight

An assistant principal at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh was injured Tuesday morning after being pushed into a plate-glass window while trying to break ...

Thousands get into Wake County magnet schools and early colleges  News & Observer

More than 6700 families applied to a Wake County magnet school or early college this year – a slight increase from 2016 but down 27 percent from 2009.

Thursday night clash in Wake Forest headlines Week Seven high school football action  The News & Observer

Several Triangle high school football games will be held on Thursday night instead of Friday this week, highlighted by Southern Nash at Wake Forest. A preview ...

Cary native, Wake standout Migliaccio ready to realize a dream in US Women's Open

College students usually enjoy plenty of sleep and sun during the summer, but Cary native Emilia Migliaccio is prepping for a moment she's dreamed of for ...

The Athens Drive Library survives  The Independent Weekly

Two months ago, the Athens Drive Community Library was on the brink of closing permanently, the second time it found itself on the block in just six years.

Hannah Sink, Jonah Weston announced as 2018 Homecoming royalty  Western Carolina University News

From left, WCU's Homecoming royalty for 2018, Hannah Sink and Jonah Weston, receive congratulations from Interim Chancellor Alison Morrison-Shetlar.

High schools without football stadiums? Wake might rethink construction plans  News & Observer

As large swaths of land become harder to find in Wake County, some school leaders say it's time to rethink the high school construction model, which requires ...

Wake Forest vs. Richmond tops high school football Week Two  The News & Observer

In Week One, two North Carolina high school football streaks were extended: Wake Forest won its 32nd game in a row while Panther Creek dropped its 13th ...

Week 13 high school football preview  The News & Observer

The North Carolina high school football playoffs are almost a week away. Before area teams can gear up for round one, though, there's a final slate of regular ...

Chris Martin out as football coach at Athens Drive  HighSchoolOT

Athens Drive High School is without its head football coach three weeks into the high school football season.

Wake County transgender students want school bathroom choice  News & Observer

The Wake County school system allows some transgender students to use the student bathroom of their choice while offering to let other transgender students ...

Ten students are candidates for titles of Homecoming king, queen  Western Carolina University News

Members of WCU's 2018 Homecoming court are (front, from left) Jonah Weston, Hailee McCraw, Hannah Sink, Addie Ward, Faith Smith, (back, from left) Anna ...

Hillside hosts undefeated Northern as high school football reaches Week 10  News & Observer

Hillside hosts undefeated Northern for Durham bragging rights, as high school football reaches Week 10: Week 10 ticket to get. Northern Durham (7-0) ...

Wake Forest looks to make it 34 high school football wins in a row  The News & Observer

Wake Forest kept its high school football wining streak going in Week Two. Next up on Friday night, Middle Creek. Note: You can find scores and the schedule ...

Water-purifying shoes and other wearable tech ideas from Wake students  News & Observer

Around 120 design and engineering Wake County high school students participated in the Design Blitz, where local design experts helped teams develop ...

Josh Hamilton stood out from the start  News & Observer

Even in elementary school, Josh Hamilton stood out on the baseball field. His teammates included another future major league player and several future college ...

Wake County looks to boost high school graduation rate  News & Observer

The Wake County school system wants to boost the high school graduation rate by doing more to keep students from dropping out and by recruiting those ...

Day 2: WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament (Dec. 23, 2017)  HighSchoolOT

Cape Fear took the top team honors at the final day of the 2017 WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament at Athens Drive on Saturday.

New conference turned Green Hope from underdog to favorite  Durham Herald Sun

We're in for some real parity in the new Triangle 6 Conference. No team was better than 6-6 a year ago and only two teams – Green Hope and Panther Creek ...

Clinton High leader gives resignation  Sampson Independent

The administrative team within Clinton City Schools will include one new face in the upcoming school year, as Clinton High School principal Dr.

One family created a lacrosse legacy at Athens Drive High School  News & Observer

When Shannon Kenedy gave up soccer for lacrosse her freshman year at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh, she didn't realize it would have a monumental ...

Click here for live high school sports scores  The News & Observer

Find live local high school sports coverage for all area games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected with PrepsNow area ...

Tragedy didn’t keep her from growing her business  The News & Observer

Jill and TJ Donovan launched Donovan's Dish, a catering and take-out market, in 2011. Four days after opening their first storefront in Apex in 2016, TJ Donovan ...

Homegrown Raleigh haunted house provides plenty of scares, opportunity for teens to give back

Raleigh dad Rich Fountain and daughter Kasey, then 11, opened Fright Nights at their home at 2517 Toll Mill Court, Raleigh, for the first time in 2012 on a whim.

N.C. State names Park Scholarship recipients  News & Observer

N.C. State University's Park Scholarships program has named 39 students to its class of 2021. Thirteen are from the Triangle. They join a community of about ...

Broughton High School gets a new leader  News & Observer

On Tuesday, the Wake County school board named Elena Ashburn as Broughton High School's new principal, replacing Stephen Mares.

Cary boys, Panther Creek girls win Southwest Wake track and field championships  News & Observer

The Southwest Wake Athletic Conference track and field championships were hosted by Athens Drive on May 3, 2017.

Cape Fear wins WRAL Wrestling title  HighSchoolOT

Cape Fear's wrestling team took home top honors at the WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament at Athens Drive High School on Saturday.

Wake County schools aim to stiffen penalties for bomb threats  WTVD-TV

Wake County Superintendent Dr. James Merrill is proposing adding a fine to the list of punishments for people who call in a bomb threat or any kind of threat to a ...

Wake County Public School System's 2017 high school valedictorians  News & Observer

The Wake County school board recognized the 25 high school valedictorians in the Class of 2017, which will be the next-to-last group of seniors that will get that ...

Some WCPSS schools boycotting private schools, including NCHSAA members  HighSchoolOT

Competition between Cardinal Gibbons and members of the Southwest Wake Athletic and Cap 8 conferences will likely be limited for the foreseeable future.

NC Guardsmen share their careers with ADHS students  DVIDS

North Carolina National Guard (NCNG) Soldiers spoke to students about their military careers and experiences at Athens Drive High School (ADHS), here, Oct.

Principal returns from Abu Dhabi to lead Raleigh school  News & Observer

Victoria Priott, who left Wakefield Elementary School in 2015 to work in Abu Dhabi, is returning to become principal of Lynn Road Elementary in Raleigh.

Field for 2017 WRAL wrestling tournament nears 40 teams  HighSchoolOT

There are almost 40 teams committed to compete over two days in the 46th annual WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament next month at Athens Drive High ...

WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament  HighSchoolOT

In 2017, the WRAL Invitational Wrestling Tournament will be held Dec. 22 and 23 at Athens Drive High School.

Venditti - King  The News & Observer

Mrs. Deanna King and Mr. Bradley King of Cary, North Carolina are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chandler King to Nicholas Venditti ...

Athens Drive hires new basketball coach from Virginia  HighSchoolOT

Athens Drive High School announced the hiring of a new boys basketball coach on Saturday afternoon.

Athens Library's short shelf life  The Independent Weekly

I don't want to throw the school system under the bus," Wake County director of community services Frank Cope told an exasperated county commission Monday ...

4 facing charges in Raleigh teen's murder  WTVD-TV

Two others, a young couple accused of accessory after the murder are in jail and video-conferenced in to hear their charges read aloud. Raleigh police say they ...

'Oldest Mom in the PTA:' Cary mom writes book about her experience being an 'older' mom

Sharon O'Donnell was one of those "older" moms with a new baby on the way. She was 38 when her third son was born. And today, she's written a book to ...

Security issues to end library service at high school  WTVD-TV

Officials say having a public library inside Athens Drive High School is a potential threat to campus safety and it will be closed.

Hannah Jennings, Beau Studebaker named NCHSAA Athletes of the Year  HighSchoolOT

Hannah Jennings of Madison and Beau Studebaker of East Carteret were named Athletes of the Year by the NCHSAA on Thursday.

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