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Track Coach Smacked by Passing Truck's Mirror Settles for $1M

May 18, 2017 by Daily Report (registration)

Daily Report (registration)Chestatee High School coach Stacey Merck was running with four members of the women's cross country track team at around 7:30 a.m. on a Sunday morning last September along Chestatee Road in Gainesville when the incident occurred. According to the ...

Georgia High School Coach Hit By Truck While Running With Her Team

September 27, 2016 by Patch.com

Patch.comGAINESVILLE, GA — A Georgia high school cross country coach was facing surgery Tuesday after being hit by a truck while running with her team. Chestatee High School girls cross country and track coach Stacey Merck, 38, was hit in the face Sunday by ...

High school coach hit by truck while out for run

September 26, 2016 by WSB Atlanta

WSB AtlantaHALL COUNTY, Ga. - A Chestatee High School's cross country coach is at Grady Hospital awaiting facial surgery after getting hit by a truck. Stacey Merck, 38, was out on a run with students in Hall County early Sunday when it happened. Georgia State ...

Chestatee War Eagles win Team of the Week

September 20, 2016 by FOX 5 Atlanta

ATLANTA - Football is back at Chestatee High School. The War Eagles are 3-2 on the young season after winning only one game over the past two years. That improved play earned the Gainesville school a spot on the HIGH 5 Sports Team of the Week poll.

Deceased Georgia teen found in Lake Lanier had disappeared once before

April 8, 2016 by Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionKouassi attended Chestatee High School in Gainesville before she disappeared. Chestatee principal Suzanne Jarrard reported her disappearance to Hall sheriff's deputies on March 3, public records show. Kouassi attended Apalachee High School in Winder ...

Body of woman found near mountain in north Georgia

April 6, 2016 by WDEF News 12

WDEF News 12Ingram says Hill died from the impact of the fall and was found Tuesday. Hill's sister, Carolina Mutch, tells the Gainesville Times that Hill played on the Chestatee High School basketball team. Mutch says Hill was an active person and it's not common ...

GUCA Scholarship Foundation Awards Members' Children

September 29, 2015 by Construction Equipment Guide

Construction Equipment GuideKoey Leverette, daughter of Kim and Joey Leverette, City of Gainesville Public Utilities, Gainesville, Ga. Leverette graduated from Chestatee High School and plans to attend the University of Georgia where she plans to pursue business management with a ...

Georgia School Disctrict Forced to Pay Atheist Group $22500 in Lawsuit Over Coach-Led Team Prayers

July 28, 2015 by Christian Post

Christian Post(Photo: Facebook/Chestatee High School Football)The Chestatee High School War Eagles gathered in a team huddle. A public school district in Georgia will have to pay a humanist organization $22,500 through its insurance carriers after the organization ...

Gainesville law firm responds to atheist group

August 27, 2014 by WSB Radio

WSB RadioGainesville, GA - A Gainesville law firm responds to a threatened lawsuit over coach-led prayer at Chestatee High School. The legal arm of the American Humanist Association offered documentation of alleged infractions, including Bible verses on ...

Fox & Friends' Elisabeth Hasselbeck Slams Atheist Groups, Warns Against Eliminating Religious Freedom

August 16, 2014 by Gospel Herald

Gospel HeraldOne day after the atheist group filed a complaint against the highschool in Gainesville , GA, 200 people turned out in defiance of the group's demands Wednesday morning for an impromptu prayer rally in the middle of the Chestatee High School football ...

Georgia Lawmaker Accuses Atheist Group Of Bullying High Schoolers

August 15, 2014 by Huffington Post

Huffington PostActing on behalf of an unnamed Hall County citizen, the AHA accused the county of violating the First Amendment by allowing Gainesville's Chestatee High School football coaches to organize team prayers and promote biblical messages on team documents ...

Atheists vs. High School over Team Prayer, Bible Verses

August 14, 2014 by Worthy News

Worthy NewsATLANTA (Worthy News)-- Atheists are hounding a high school football team that prays and posts scripture on team stationary, claiming both violates the separation of church and state, according to TheBlaze. Chestatee High School in Gainesville, Georgia ...

Georgia Town to Atheists: 'Stop Bullying Our Kids'

August 13, 2014 by Charisma News

Charisma NewsThe American Humanist Association (AHA) is about to learn a very important lesson: Folks around Gainesville, Georgia, don't take kindly to out-of-town atheists trying to bully their children. More than 200 people turned out in defiance of the ... "The ...

Georgia town to atheists: Stop bullying our kids

August 13, 2014 by Fox News

Fox News“The liberal atheist interest groups trying to bully Chestatee High School kids say they have a reason to believe that expressions of religious freedom are 'not an isolated event' in Northeast Georgia,” Collins wrote in a statement. “They're right. In ...

Atheist group tells Georgia high school football team to punt the prayers

August 13, 2014 by Fox News

Fox NewsFootball coaches at Chestatee High School in Gainesville are accused of quoting scripture on team documents and pre-game banners and regularly leading the War Eagles in prayer in a religious blitz the American Humanist Association (AHA) declares ...

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