Public Art Mural Project Created by Local Students Brings Community and Cultures Together
It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words, but for City of Norcross community members the new "picture" that will soon transform the retaining wall on Mitchell Road will be worth much more. In what began as a spark of creativity for local artist and Norcross... Read more
9th Grade Mentors

9th Grade Mentors

Uncategorized September 18, 2017 0

One of the most difficult transitions for students across the country is entering 9th grade. The curriculum intensifies, friendships grow and change rapidly, and students must acquaint themselves with a brand new building that has a completely different culture. Luckily for Collins Hill freshman, there is an organization of... Read more
Homecoming 2017

Homecoming 2017

Uncategorized September 18, 2017 0

The first month of school has already flown past us and soon enough a second month will too. As students begin establishing their routine and adjust to their new schedule the dates of the highlighted events for first semester are quickly approaching. Autumn's near arrival brings the end to... Read more
WBL Program at Collins Hill
Between the intervals of both the beginning and end of one's high school year, students must prepare themselves for what awaits them in the real world. One of the organizations I came across at Collins Hill was the Work Based Learning Program coordinated by Cara Norton. This organization allows... Read more
Always Giving Back

Always Giving Back

Uncategorized September 18, 2017 0

Noelle McIntyre is an amazing student from Collins Hill High School, always giving back. Involved in various leadership roles, from being the president-elect of the Collins Hill Theatre Company, to being secretary in Friendship Club, she continues to shine as a positive role model. An extremely talented thespian and... Read more
Improving Student Life: Sheefa Ali
Students all across Collins Hill High School strive for greatness in all aspects, whether it be in athletics, academics, or improving the community. One student in particular comes to mind when one thinks of excellence, and she is an 11th grader named Sheefa Ali. At first glance, Sheefa seems... Read more
Taste of Pitch Perfect at Peachtree Ridge
There has been a fleeting interest in the fine arts as time has gone by. Many schools still promote the importance of fine arts and the benefits of it, and Peachtree Ridge High School does that and more. Peachtree Ridge is a school where every student has a passion.... Read more
Love Gwinnett: Words Matter
Words matter so you might as well make them good ones! Local entrepreneur David Greer and his firm have long been storytellers of good news in Gwinnett." Gwinnett Magazine was founded on the premise of spreading good news. And after twenty years in publication, "I'm proud of the fact... Read more
South Gwinnett Comets Take on the Central Gwinnett Knights
Friday, August 18, was a day that every student at South Gwinnett was anticipating all week. Starting at 5:30, students from each grade level flocked to the senior parking lot, building excitement for the first home football game of the year. Music and laughter spilled from the lot, spreading... Read more
What's Right

What's Right

Uncategorized August 31, 2017 0

"Unite the Right." That was the name of the rally where white supremacists met up to protest the removal of a statue that commemorates this country's dark past. They lit up their torches, chanting "white lives matter!" and marched onto the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia. They were united. Counter... Read more