Untypical Teens
A monthly video series spotlighting young achievers in Calhoun County.
‘Grave Digger’: Hunter Gentry, White Plains High School
What do you get when you add genealogy books, old photos and a stack of grave records? One of the most dedicated high schoolers in the entire county.
Aug 12, 2012 |  0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Sugar and Spice’: Natalie Owens, Jacksonville High School
Take one very determined high-schooler, add one cup of curiosity, two scoops of baking experience and just a little pinch of trust in God and what do you get? Edible Blessings by Natalie Owens.
Sep 09, 2012 |  0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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"Field of Dreams": Matt Molock, Ohatchee High School
With the start of each new school year, students flock to their clubs of choice. Most students are never anything more than members of these organizations.
Oct 21, 2012 |  0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer’s Sweetheart: Sydney Nordan, Faith Christian School
When people say, “You play like a girl!” they are by no means talking about Sydney Nordan. Sydney, a junior from Faith Christian School, plays goalie on the Faith Lions soccer team. What’s more, she is the only girl on a boys’ soccer team.
Nov 18, 2012 |  0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Designing for drama: Georgia Sedmak, Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic School
“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players” — unless you are Georgia Sedmak. A junior at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic School, Sedmak designs and creates costumes for the school’s drama department. She also crafts dresses and casual outfits that she wears on any normal day.
Feb 24, 2013 |  0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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All that jazz: Anniston High School Jazz Band
Some say that jazz is nothing more than a lost art. At Anniston High School, it’s much more than that. Ruben Mitchell, band director at AHS, has gathered a group of students who share a passion for jazz, including Marcus Jones, Tyler Johnson, Paul Glover, Mondrell Macon, Gabriel Chapple, Jakira West and Myles Brown.
Mar 24, 2013 |  0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Equestrian Essentials: Hannah McCurdy, Piedmont High School
What was once the only method for transportation in the early stages of our nation has become a lifestyle for others. Meet Hannah McCurdy, a junior at Piedmont High School. Since she was born, Hannah was destined to become a competitive, driven equestrian.
Apr 28, 2013 |  0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reflections of an ‘Untypical Teen’
What do you get when you combine a farmer, a baker and a talented costume maker? A classic nursery rhyme with a twist. Or, you get one influential group of teenagers — Calhoun County’s untypical teens.
Jun 02, 2013 |  0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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Bulldogs pick up two important wins last week by Rip Donovan
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Track and field meet starts today at JSU by Rip Donovan
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Panthers will meet Donoho on April 15 by Rip Donovan
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Gregerson’s Cash Saver is still same store by Margaret Anderson
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