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Letter from one of last year’s student vandals apologizes to the GHS students and community

On the night of May 12, 2019, two Godwin students spray-painted hateful symbols on the front of Godwin. The vandalism included racist and threatening symbols that shocked not only Godwin students but the community as a whole. “When I first heard of the symbols spray-painted on the school, I was shocked and disheartened,” said Godwin […]

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Godwin goes digital with new marquee

While students were enjoying their days off during the snow days before break, Godwin High School was undergoing some significant changes. On Dec. 19 and 20, Godwin’s previous ‘changeable letter’ marquee in front of the school was replaced with a new electronic marquee. An outside company installed the new screen over a two day period. […]

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Junior swims through daily grind

While most of world is still asleep, at 4:45 a.m. David-Christopher Hellams is already in the pool. In his 14th year as a swimmer for Nova of Virginia Aquatics, (NOVA) Hellams swims anywhere from two to five hours every day. As one of the top swimmers in the nation, one would expect the sport to […]

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Display set up in remembrance of overdose victims

Throughout teenager’s lives, the hazards of drug and alcohol abuse are emphasized both in and outside of school. However, students rarely realize the close connections Godwin has to addiction and addiction-related deaths. In April of 2018, No Eagle Left Behind, a group created to promote wellness in the Godwin community and beyond. set up a […]