News HeadlinesTherrell High News

Therrell High School News Submitted by Alumni

retired in adairsville ga

January 23, 2018 by Michael Burdett (Register to contact)

what im doing now

Trying to find Charles Conrad

March 31, 2017 by James Harris (Register to contact)

Does anyone know how to find Charles Conrad, if so please email me or give him my email

Therrell High School News From Around The Web

Effort to get more Atlanta graduates to college succeeding  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Nonprofit aims to send more Atlanta students to college.



Atlanta students return to school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools welcomed students back to the classroom Wednesday for the start of the 2018-19 school year.



Bond denied for teen charged in Therrell High shooting  WSB Atlanta

A judge denied bond Wednesday for a 17-year-old accused of shooting five people, including four students at a southwest Atlanta high school.



School bus carrying students crashes in Atlanta leaving multiple people injured  11Alive.com WXIA

This story is developing.



Tears stream down Atlanta valedictorian's cheeks during moving speech  WSB Atlanta

"Because I understand my why and I answer to my calling, I stand before you as the class of 2018 valedictorian," Amadou Diallo said.



Therrell High School Named Semi-Finalist for 10M Grant  CBS Local

The XQ Super School Bus stopped by Atlanta Public Schools' Price Middle School Wednesday to celebrate D.M. Therrell High School being named a ...



More APS students took SAT, Grady High posts top score in district  Atlanta Journal Constitution

SAT exam results show Grady High School with top score among Atlanta public high schools.



Man in custody after threatening mass shooting at mall  WSB Atlanta

ATLANTA - A man who threatened a mass shooting at a southwest Atlanta mall is in custody after the threat sparked a massive police response, Atlanta police ...



Grandfather of 8 shot, killed on southwest Atlanta street  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 60-year-old grandfather was gunned down on a southwest Atlanta street Saturday night, police said. Officers found Kirk Dorsey lying on the sidewalk in the ...



1 critical after head-on crash involving school bus; no students hurt  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Two people in a Toyota Scion sustained injuries after a crash Wednesday involving a school bus in south Fulton County. The crash happened in the school zone ...



APS schedules 2018 high school graduation dates  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools announced the high school graduation dates, times and locations for the Class of 2018.



These Atlanta schools rose off Georgia’s low-performing list  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The city's nine schools were among 61 in Georgia no longer labeled focus or priority.



These metro Atlanta school districts have the most job openings  Atlanta Journal Constitution

If you ask kids, summer passes by far too quickly. But school supplies are already on sale, and local districts are making big hires to make sure they'll fully staffed ...



Students injured after school bus accident in Atlanta  CBS46 News Atlanta

Some students were taken to the hospital after they sustained minor injuries during a school bus accident in Atlanta Wednesday.



Trust in Giving Foundation hosting Atlanta events  MDJOnline.com

Trust in Giving Foundation, G. “Fly” Henry and Think It's A Game Records are co-hosting the final week of a month-long series of activities in Atlanta to support, ...



Driver in critical condition following serious wreck with school bus  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A crash involving a school bus left several children with minor injuries Wednesday afternoon.



aps, atlanta public schools, dr meria carstarphen, new principals, new school year, jay bland, emily boatright, octavius harris, anita lawrence, tiffany momon, ernest sessoms jr, kara stimpson, yolanda weems, maria boynton  News-Talk 1380 WAOK

When the doors open for Atlanta Public Schools tomorrow, there will be 8 new principals. They were appointed by APS Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstaphen for ...



Riverdale High turns to familiar face in Rodney Hackney to take over football program  News-Daily.com

Hackney previously coached at Riverdale from 2000-2004 before moving on to Mays and Lithonia. Hackney also had a successful stint at North Clayton from ...



Deaths in custody: How gaps in the system have turned jails into warehouses for mentally ill  WSB Atlanta

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Channel 2 Action News and the Georgia News Lab conducted one of the most comprehensive reviews of jail deaths ever ...



Atlanta’s high school graduation rate increases to 77 percent  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools bumped its graduation rate to 77 percent for the class of 2017, an increase of nearly 6 percentage points over last year. The graduation ...



How to succeed in high school: Advice from Atlanta's top students  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Public Schools 2017 valedictorians' advice for success in high school: Stay focused from the start.



Atlanta Restaurant Scores: Pizza Spot Fails With A 49  Atlanta, GA Patch

ATLANTA, GA — Here are some restaurant and food *service* inspections conducted in Atlanta and other parts of Fulton County during the past week. Click on ...



Which Atlanta schools have the highest SAT scores?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

SAT scores at most Atlanta high schools trail the state average, according to new 2016 test results released today.



Atlanta 14-year-old boy charged with murder in death of grandmother  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Around 9:38 a.m., police were called to respond to a report of a person stabbed at a home in the 1600 block of Fairburn Road.



Atlanta teen who stabbed grandmother more than 50 times gets 20 years  Atlanta Journal Constitution

An Atlanta boy who stabbed his 76-year-old grandmother more than 50 times and went to school in blood-soaked clothes was sentenced Wednesday to 20 ...



Pro Bono Honorees Recognized for Battling 'Ordinary Injustice' | Daily Report  Law.com

Solo practitioners and big firm lawyers alike were honored for the many volunteer hours they've devoted to helping those in need gain justice—along with ...



Get free school supplies at Atlanta’s back-to-school celebration  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta families can get free school supplies and health screenings at Atlanta Public Schools' Back-to-School Bash on July 30 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Georgia ...



Authorities: 14-year-old stabbed grandmother more than 50 times  Atlanta Journal Constitution

After allegedly stabbing his grandmother more than 50 times, a 14-year-old boy went to school, still covered in blood, investigators testified Thursday in court.



Henry's first black DA to be sworn-in  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Henry County's first African-American lead prosecutor will be sworn in Thursday.



Community issues are top priorities for candidates seeking Gwinnett's state Senate seats  Gwinnettdailypost.com

The candidates running in the contested state Senate races in Gwinnett County pointed to an array of quality of life issues, including education, economic ...



Election Day in Atlanta: As polls close, some voters went to wrong precinct  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Polls are now closed at metro Atlanta precincts, but a few precincts had extended hours due to earli...



Nine Atlanta students receive full-tuition Posse scholarships  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Nine Atlanta Public Schools students will receive four-year, full-tuition scholarships as part of the Posse Foundation's national program that sends teams – or ...



Anna K. Davie Elementary gets new principal; Rome BOE also OKs ELOST resolution  Northwest Georgia News

Clifton Nicholson, who has been an assistant principal at Daniel McLaughlin Therrell High School in Atlanta, will take the reins as principal at Anna K. Davie ...



Twenty-three Atlanta seniors sign college scholarship letters  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Some are headed to top colleges, receiving Gates Millennium, Posse and other prestigious scholarships.



Henry County’s first black district attorney plans new ways to help victims, deter criminals  MDJOnline.com

In his career, Henry County's new District Attorney Darius Pattillo has come further than the 32 miles from his inner city roots to the county courthouse in ...



17 Year Old Hits City Council President With Question About APS BeltLine Deal  CBS Local

The 14th Annual Reverend Joseph E. Lowery Lecture Series on Civic Engagement was held Monday, February 23, 2015, at Therrell High School in southwest ...



Reality Winner of Augusta, Whistleblower, Sentenced under Espionage Act  Atlanta Progressive News

Photograph from Reality Winner's personal Facebook page; used pursuant to fair use doctrine for educational purposes. (APN) ATLANTA — On Thursday, ...



Students combine scholarship, service to deepen understanding of social justice issues  Emory News Center

From volunteering at a program for homeless LGBT youth to tutoring high school students, participants in the Scholarship and *Service* Summer Program blend ...



College Park artist ready for craft show  MDJOnline.com

Faces and fish are very important to sculptor Kimmy Cantrell.



Rainbow Family Gathering in Georgia Disrupted by Federal Officers (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) DAHLONEGA, Georgia — The 47th annual Rainbow Family Gathering was held in the Chattahoochee National Forest near Dahlonega, Georgia over the ...



No Progress on CBA; Developer, Brock, “Won't Be Called a Racist”  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — There has been no progress to date on amending the Community Benefits Agreement for the catalytic Westside Yards Development ...



Atlanta Council Cmte Approves Gentrification Plan for English Avenue  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Atlanta City Councilmembers Natalyn Archibong (District 5), Dustin Hillis (District 9), Marci Overstreet (District 11), Joyce Sheperd (District ...



Gun Reform Advocates Propel McBath to Victory in US House Race  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — U.S. Rep.-elect Lucy McBath (D-GA), a national advocate for gun reform whose son was tragically murdered in 2012, was elected to the U.S. ...



Powder Springs First United Methodist Church seeks to connect services to those who need help  MDJOnline.com

Powder Springs First United Methodist Church is rolling out new programs to help connect people in need with the *service* providers that can help them.



Advocates Continue to Press Atlanta Council on Homeless Warming Centers  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, January 07, 2019, advocates continued to press the Atlanta City Council to force changes to the City's policies related to the ...



After Homeless Deaths, Activists Push City on Warming Centers  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — At least two homeless people have frozen to death in recent weeks after sleeping on the streets of Atlanta this very cold and wet winter.



Federal Judge Denies E-Vote Injunction in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, September 17, 2018, U. S. District Court Judge Amy Totenberg declined to issue a preliminary injunction that would have ...



Atlanta City Council's War on the Public; Mr. Bond Objects  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — One year into the new Council term, the current Atlanta City Councilmembers continue their war on the public, with the exception of Michael ...



Wilkinson to be new principal at Rome Middle School  Northwest Georgia News

UPDATE: Anna K. Davie Elementary School Principal Parke Wilkinson will take the lead at Rome Middle School next year, while Brittney Wilson will be the first ...



APN Editor Running for Atlanta City Council in Special Election  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Founder and News Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, Matthew Charles Cardinale, 37, is running for Atlanta City Council District 3 in ...



APN Editor Publishes “Tales of Audacity at the Turn of the Millennium”  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The News Editor and founder of Atlanta Progressive News, Matthew Charles Cardinale, is pleased to announce the publication of a memoir ...



A Crack in Co-Owner Support for Vogtle, as Costs Skyrocket  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — As the cost projections for the nuclear reactors 3 and 4 at Plant Vogtle continue to skyrocket, co-owner support for Plant Vogtle is on ...



Atlanta Council to Consider Limiting Public Comment  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Another Atlanta City Council term, another attack on public comment; there always is at least one ordinance introduced or action taken that is ...



Kemp Faces Voter Purge Lawsuits in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia's Secretary of State Brian Kemp is currently facing at least two lawsuits related to his voter purging practices in the lead-up to the ...



Vogtle Reactors Move Forward, despite Co-owner Concerns  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — After a debate on a “go or no go” vote, the co-owners–Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG), Oglethorpe Power, and Dalton ...



Russians Targeted Georgia County Servers, Mueller Indictment Reveals, but KSU Destroyed the Evidence (UPDATE 2)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Two county servers in Georgia were targeted by two Russian military officers, Anatoliy Sergeyevich Kovalev and Aleksandr Vladimirovich ...



National Climate Assessment Report Warns of Grave Situation  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The fourth National Climate Assessment Report, released on November 23, 2018, warns of worsening natural disasters, new food and ...



Gwinnett Voters to Consider MARTA Referendum in March 2019  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On August 02, 2018, the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to create a ballot referendum that will take place on ...



Could Legal Personhood Save the Savannah River?  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Nations around the world are addressing our environmental challenges by taking a novel legal approach, that is, granting personhood status ...



Gwinnett County Residents Ask for MARTA Referendum per New State Law  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — At the Tuesday, June 26, 2018 Board of Commissioners Meeting of Gwinnett County, several residents made public comments urging the ...



Atlanta Makes Sustainability Strides under Stuckey's Leadership (UPDATE 2)  Atlanta Progressive News

Photograph courtesy of Erik Voss, copyright 2018 Erik Voss. (APN) ATLANTA — Over the last few years of the leadership of Stephanie Stuckey (formerly ...



Children, Youth Sue US Government over Climate Change Inaction  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Juliana v. U.S. Government is no ordinary lawsuit; it is a historic lawsuit with children telling President Donald Trump and the fossil fuel ...



APN Q&A: John Noel, Candidate, Public Service Commission  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With Primary Elections for several statewide races coming up on May 22, 2018, Atlanta Progressive News sent questionnaires to all ...



Georgia Legislature Sunsets Prepayment of Future Nuclear Plants  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With bipartisan support, on March 21, 2018, the Georgia Legislature passed SB 355, which will sunset the Georgia Nuclear Energy ...



APN Q&A: Becky Evans, Candidate, HD 83  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — In our continuing coverage of the May 22, 2018 Primary Election, Atlanta Progressive News sent questionnaires to the candidates for the ...



Activists Push Co-owner, MEAG, to End the Insanity of Vogtle Units 3, 4  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) SANDY SPRINGS — On Thursday, September 20, 2018, activists insisted that the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG), a minority co-owner of ...



Activists Counter White Supremacist NSM Rally in Newnan, Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) NEWNAN, Georgia — On Saturday, April 21, a day after Adolf Hitler's birthday, the National Socialist Movement (NSM), a White Supremacist organization, ...



​Only 20, Dentez Orr is Coweta's youngest pastor  Newnan Times-Herald

“I won't be 21 until June 16." While that milestone birthday is still months away, Dentez Orr is moving ahead with his life – and his ministry. On Sunday, Orr will be ...



APN Endorses Abrams; Chapman; Dawkins-Haigler, Noel  Atlanta Progressive News

We endorse former State Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Atlanta) because we believe she is the better choice over former State Rep. Stacey Evans (D-Smyrna) – not ...



Several Homeless People Have Frozen to Death on Metro Atlanta Streets (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Several people experiencing homelessness have frozen to death on the streets of Metro Atlanta so far through the winter season of late ...



Mariah Parker, Progressive Slate Elected in Athens, Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Mariah Parker, a 26 year-old University of Georgia doctoral student and rapper, was sworn in as an Athens-Clarke County Commissioner ...



Michael Williams's Deportation Bus Hits a New Low in Republican Primary for Governor  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) CLARKSTON — On Wednesday, May 17, 2018, Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Michael Williams, a State Senator from Cumming, Georgia, ...



Dr. Rita Jackson Samuels, 1945-2018, !Presente!  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Dr. Rita Jackson Samuels, a truly remarkable trailblazer and passionate advocate for civil rights and women's rights, passed away on March ...



Stacey Hopkins, ACLU Preserve 160,000 Voter Registrations in State Settlement (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has settled with Stacey Hopkins, a Fulton County voter who last year, in 2017, was threatened with ...



Proposed City of Greenhaven Bill Stalls, as Some Seek Atlanta Annexation  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — A controversial bill to create a new City of Greenhaven, comprised of much of remaining unincorporated DeKalb County, did not pass out of ...



Atlanta Watershed Withheld Records Requested by APN in 2015  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The City of Atlanta failed to produce documents in response to a Georgia Open Records Act request by the present reporter to the ...



Atlanta Implements No Cash Bail for Misdemeanors, after Fiery Debate  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Thursday, March 01, 2018, the City of Atlanta began implementing its “no cash bail” policy for certain non-violent misdemeanor offenses.



APN Q&A: Former Rep. Dee Dawkins-Haigler, Candidate, Secretary of State  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With the Primary Election for Georgia Secretary of State and other statewide races coming up on May 22, 2018, Atlanta Progressive News ...



APN Q&A: RJ Hadley, Candidate, Secretary of State  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With the Primary Election for Georgia Secretary of State and other statewide races coming up on May 22, 2018, Atlanta Progressive News ...



Alt-Right in Atlanta, Hidden in Plain Sight  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — While Atlanta is known as the birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement and a place where people of diverse races live and work together in ...



APN Candidate Q&A: Brionte McCorkle, District 11, Atlanta Council  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — In our continuing coverage of the City of Atlanta Municipal Elections for 2017, this article presents the Candidate Questionnaire responses ...



Health, Environmental Harms Ignored at Plant Vogtle VCM 18 Hearings (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — At the Eighteenth Semi-Annual Vogtle Construction Monitoring (VCM) proceedings, Georgia Power's hand is out again to request approval ...



Candidate Courtney English Appears to Have Evaded APS Property Taxes  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education Chairman Courtney English, who is running for Atlanta City Council Post 1-at-large, appears to ...



Lawsuit, Investigation Request Keep PSC, Georgia Power on their Toes  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Georgia Public *Service* Commission (PSC) is facing a new lawsuit, while Georgia Power is facing a possible investigation – both in ...



APD Enforcing Laws Criminalizing, Burdening Homeless People  Atlanta Progressive News

With additional reporting by Gloria Tatum. (APN) ATLANTA — For at least the last nine years, the City of Atlanta has continued to arrest people for violating ...



State Withdraws Cannabis Event Permit after 300 Facebook RSVPs  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The State's Georgia Building Authority (GBA) cancelled a permit for three groups to hold a pro-cannabis, or pro-marijuana, rally, earlier this ...



SPECIAL REPORT: Immigrants Laboring in Fear, Squalor on Georgia Farms  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) COBBTOWN, Georgia — The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raid in neighboring Savannah, Georgia, still echoes through the ...



Rev. Darrion Fletcher, 1963-2017, !Presente!  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Rev. Darrion Fletcher, 54, an activist and spiritual counselor whose work focused on lifting up low-income people in some of Atlanta's most ...



Libertarian Party Sues over Georgia Ballot Petition Requirements for US House  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia's antiquated and oppressive ballot access laws–which set highly burdensome petition requirements for independent and minor ...



Several Newcomers will shape 2018 Atlanta City Council; Run-offs Set  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Several new Councilmembers will shape the City Council of Atlanta that will convene in 2018. This is the largest turnover in eight years, ...



Worth County Sheriff's Office Violates Students in Drug Search  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Sheriff Jeff Hobby's office in Worth County near Albany, Georgia, inappropriately and apparently unlawfully searched almost 900 students at ...



Atlanta Moves Forward with Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The City of Atlanta has adopted two Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) ordinances – one for the Beltline Overlay District and one for the ...



Atlanta Drops Charges against Activist who Dared to Feed Homeless  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Thursday, December 14, 2017, the City of Atlanta dropped charges against activist Adele MacLean with Atlanta Food not Bombs related ...



The Silent Epidemic: Dismantling stereotypes of black gay men  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Silent Epidemic: Black gay men and HIV. In part 5 of this series by the AJC - Providing a counter narrative for black gay men with HIV. “I'd never seen ...



Eight Arrested at Georgia Board of Regents Meeting over Undocumented Student Ban  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Tuesday, May 15, 2017, eight activists including pastors, students, teachers, artists, and retired workers were arrested after disrupting a ...



(PHOTOS) – Election Day 2016  Decaturish.com

This story has been updated. Readers are writing in to talk about their Election Day experiences and a Decaturish photographer is visiting polling places today.



Lawsuit Challenges Gwinnett County's District Map for Blocking Minority Representation  Atlanta Progressive News

By Pilar Verdes, Special to the Atlanta Progressive News. (APN) ATLANTA — On August 08, 2016, the Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, the Georgia ...



In Court, City of Atlanta's Case for Eminent Domain Fizzles  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The City of Atlanta's case for seizing the home of Tanya Washington, of Atlanta's Peoplestown neighborhood, by eminent domain fell apart in ...



Citizens Denounce APS Turnaround Strategy that Favors Developers, Private Interests  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Teachers, students, parents, and community members packed the Atlanta Public School Board of Education (APS BOE) meeting on Monday, ...



Five Arrested by GSU during Sit-in Protest for Turner Field CBA  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, April 10, 2017, a five hour sit-in by Georgia State University (GSU) students, including members of United Students Against ...



News headlines by Google News for Therrell High School Atlanta GA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Therrell High . This site has been created to offer a place for THS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Therrell High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.