AET Holds Open House for Newly Enrolled Students

Ajah Watkins, Staff Writer

May 6, 2014

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The Academy for Engineering and Technology held its open house May 3 for newly enrolled students.The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research has joined with the Virginia State University, New College Institute, Danville Community...

Danville Constructs New Fountain for City

John Brady, Staff Writer

May 5, 2014

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Danville revealed the newly built fountain in front of Jake’s on Main April 2 as a symbol of future prosperity for the region. The construction of the new fountain and the rest of the Main Street Plaza was priced at about $2.6...

Galileo’s annual literary magazine nears publication

Lauren Broadnax, Staff Writer

May 2, 2014

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Galileo’s annual literary magazine will be coming out in May. The literary magazine is a place for the students to publish and display their literary pieces. “Being editor of the literary magazine is a challenge because there...

Students Graduate from Leadership Program

Skyler Tuggle, Staff Writer

May 2, 2014

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Five Galileo students graduated from the Danville Chamber of Commerce’s Junior Leadership Southside program on April 26. Seniors Bhavika Patel, Sarah Adcock, Christine Carman, Shakira Hairston, and Sydney Glass attended the ...

Galileo participates in TOPSoccer

Lauren Broadnax, Staff Writer

April 30, 2014

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Galileo students are volunteering to participate in TOPSoccer every Saturday from 9 am to 10 am at the Dan Daniel Ball Field. TOPSoccer is a community service project, where volunteers help children with special needs to play soc...

Yearbook Signing Party

Melissa Munoz, Staff Writer

April 29, 2014

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Galileo is holding their annual yearbook signing party May 16 during fourth block in the cafeteria. 125 yearbooks have been sold and there are only 5 books left for purchase. “At the end of the year everyone is stressed ...

Roots & Shoots Celebrates Earth Day

Alexis Parrish, Staff Writer

April 25, 2014

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The Roots and Shoots club painted terra-cotta pots after school to celebrate Earth Day, on April 22. Students then passed out the hand-crafted pots to teachers the following morning.   “It is a great way for Roots & Shoots...

Galileo to Host Third Annual Improv Night

Kadejasha Hodnett, Staff Writer

April 24, 2014

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The Galileo Theatre Guild will be hosting the school's Third Annual Improv Night on May 14 from 6-7:30 p.m to raise funds for DOVES Inc. “DOVES Inc is a resource center for sexually assaulted and domestically assaulted wo...