Feature Writing

April 30, 2021

Feature Story

The Next Chapter: How Social Media is Creating a New Space for Literature Learning

One look at Olivia Marenda’s bedroom and you can tell she likes to read. Her floor-to-ceiling bookshelves teem with books bound in lively hues and shades: bright blood reds, fiery oranges, deep teals, warm creams and shimmery golds atop muted blacks.

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April 04, 2020

Quick Turn Feature

Athenians Reflect on Blockbuster Era Amid New Documentary on Netflix

The logo itself conjures nostalgia for some generations. A contrast of deep, confident blue and bright, pure yellow fill in the shape of a ticket stub that holds one word in bold, blocky print: Blockbuster.

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March 23, 2021

Reported Essay

My eyes always drift down to four inches of exposed skin left by the gap between my cotton candy blue sports bra and matching leggings.

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March 20, 2021

As Told To

How A Finsta Account Created a Booming Cookie Business: Baylee Marsh Thornton on the Origin of Baylee Bakes

Baylee Marsh Thornton started her baking business, Baylee Bakes, by accident. A few candid and lighthearted posts on her "finsta" soon led Thornton to a new lifestyle — waking up at 4 a.m. to finish frosting cookies and teaching decorating classes to hundreds of people.

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March 02, 2020

Multiplatform Story

Reaping What Athens Sows: Addressing Access to Fresh, Local Foods for Athens Residents

The lettuce in the fridge has a story.

So do the potatoes and corn in the pantry.

Produce travels to American kitchens in several ways; from the aisles of grocery stores, the crates of local farmers and straight from the soil tilled in backyards.

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