The news magazine at Clarke Central, the Odyssey, and its literary counterpart, the Illiad, both win statewide awards, year after year. Many students involved in contributing stories, editing the stories and producing the publications go on to college planning to continue an involvement in some type of journalistm.
Carlo Nasisse, for example, was the photo editor of this year’s Odyssey, and was named the Georgia Champion Journalist. In 2011, the magazine was named a finalist for the National Scholastic Press Association’s Pacemaker award, honoring the nation’s best high school news publications. In 2012,
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