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Student Spotlight: Cori Bostic

Article By: Jordan Benn Cori Bostic is known to many students as the “voice of Southwest DeKalb”.  She can be heard every morning and afternoon on the school intercom providing students and teachers with important school announcements. Cori is not only a voice to our school, but is one of the most active students at

Making Their Way To The Top!!

The Southwest DeKalb Panthers are slowly but surely making their way to the top. In Friday’s game, the Panthers scored a good 28-14 victory over the Martin Luther King Lions. If you werent in attendance, you missed out on a good game. Carrington Jennings, current senior at Southwest Dekalb, also had a highlight tape posted to Max Preps that

Senior Night-Varsity Volleyball

Article by: Ravyn Turner Last night’s game was a game for the ages. Southwest Dekalb faced off against Chamblee Charter High School and Decatur High School in a regional game which was also the last game of the season. The game started off with SWD and Decatur battling back and forth. Every hit, pass, dig, and

The Panther Den Is In Business!!

“The Panther Den” is in business and ready to take off.  Okay, that name is probably very unfamiliar; So here’s what it is! The Den provides parents with an opportunity of access to endless information.  An open house was held on September 29th from 10 A.M to 4 P.M in efforts to get everyone acclimated

Student Spotlight: Zaria Thornton

By: Jordan Benn   Zaria Thornton is a stellar student at Southwest DeKalb High School. As a current magnet senior at SWD, Zaria has demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and amazing interpersonal skills throughout her years in high school. Not only does Zaria boasts a 3.7 GPA, but is also heavily involved in numerous extracurricular activities.

Who’s Who?

By: Sydney Pressley      In last weeks column you had the opportunity to analyze and guess who was who and this week you will get your answer. Last week’s spotlight was on the hilarious girl you can’t miss Kaylynn Wiltshire. She is a rambunctious firecracker that never fails to put a smile on your

Senior Night Varsity Volleyball

Article By: Ravyn Turner Last nights game was the game for the ages. Southwest Dekalb faced off against Chamblee Charter High School and Decatur High School in the regional game also the last game of the season. The game started off with SWD and Decatur battling back and forth to see who will win the

Panther Den

Article By: Addison Robinson “The Panther Den” is in business and ready to take off. Okay, that name is probably very unfamiliar so, here’s what it is! The Den provides parents with an opportunity of access to endless information. An open house was held on September 29th from 10 A.M to 4 P.M in efforts

Best Band in the Land

Article by:Ashley Scott With no game on the week of September 20, 2015, due to a by-week, our band was taking no time off. The band kicked off their weekend with a parade on Saturday, September 26, 2015 giving back to the community in the form of music. The band paraded along with one other

SWD Fall Ball

Article By: Tyron White Once again the Boys Varsity Basketball came home with another win, leaving MLK in the dust beating them by 40! Keith “KJ” Gilmore led the team in scoring. They still hold their undefeated record of 4-0. The boys are aiming to do better than last year’s fall season and so far