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Alex O’Brien
Alex O’Brien is a reporter for The Chant and runs a video blog titled, “Talk Nerdy to Me”. She enjoys reading John Green novels and writing stories of her own creation, to share with her friends and family. She aspires to go to college at Flagler University where she would like to major in Journalism and minor in Creative Writing. When she is not busy, Alex enjoys running a blog on Tumblr, baking brownies, researching new topics for herself to study, and talking to her friends about current events and social happenings. Alex is a swimmer and is currently involved in Drama Club after school, to pursue her passion for theater. She loves sci-fi, action and fantasy movies, and enjoys watching YouTube video bloggers in her spare time. DFTBA! (Don’t Forget To Be Awesome!)

Alex O'Brien, Photo Editor

May 19, 2016
Lights, camera, action!: Inside NC’s drama department (Story/Media)
May 09, 2016
Captain America: Civil War visually appeals, otherwise disappoints (Media)
May 05, 2016
Smells like teen spirit (Media)
Apr 29, 2016
Poblano’s serves flavorful, traditional fare despite above average prices (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
The Pub Office (Story/Media)
Apr 01, 2016
Senioritis epidemic classified by CDC as real disease (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
Mr. Revard reigns king after stunning coup against Principal Horton (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
A place for Trump in our hearts (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
N(orth Cobb)arcos: David Escobar arrested, allegedly Pablo (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
NC Varsity curling team set to premiere winter 2016 (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
Magnet Warrior football team to dominate on field and test scores (Media)
Mar 24, 2016
#tbt: Faculty meeting (Media)
Mar 10, 2016
#tbt: Pew! Pew! Pew! (Media)
Feb 26, 2016
#tbt: A class with chemistry (Media)
Jan 22, 2016
The Chant sports commentators pick NFL Champs (Media)
Jan 21, 2016
#tbt: Murder mystery (Media)
Dec 16, 2015
Hamilton premieres with groundbreaking results (Story/Media)
Dec 10, 2015
#tbt: Junior class officers bond (Media)
Dec 07, 2015
Addams Family auditions loom soon (Story/Media)
Nov 05, 2015
#tbt: Classic theater (Media)
Oct 29, 2015
#tbt: One Act win (Media)
Oct 30, 2015
Anabel tastes the seasons: pumpkin spice edition (Media)
Oct 22, 2015
#tbt: Requiem for a Thursday (Media)
Oct 15, 2015
Community members honored for Positive American award (Media)
Oct 08, 2015
#tbt: Outdoor hangout (Media)
Oct 07, 2015
MLB Wild Card preview: Who advances? (Media)
Oct 02, 2015
PTSA president discusses Awtrey’s anniversary celebration (Media)
Sep 30, 2015
The Arcs impress with debut album (Media)
Sep 17, 2015
Online classes provide education alternatives (Media)
Sep 15, 2015
Sports analysts pick the winners and losers for NFL games (Media)
Sep 07, 2015
DragonCon takes over Atlanta Labor Day weekend (Story/Media)
Aug 31, 2015
My accidental, awful technology detox (Media)
Aug 24, 2015
The most charming town in America (Story/Media)
Aug 24, 2015
Rebuttal: “Welcome to the most backwards town in America” (Media)
Aug 21, 2015
The Chant live streams audio for football game tonight (Media)
Aug 18, 2015
Senior counseling (Media)
Aug 17, 2015
Opposing viewpoints: Deflategate divides fandoms (Media)
Aug 17, 2015
We are orange: NC unifies under new slogan (Media)
Aug 10, 2015
KBA member Everhart meets with Tribal Connections (Media)
Aug 05, 2015
The Buck starts here (Media)
May 21, 2015
Freshman earns Microsoft Master certification, sets record (Media)
May 13, 2015
Dear Alicia (Media)
May 13, 2015
Bye senior Chant staffers! (Media)
May 12, 2015
Track and field star competes after devastating injury and surgery (Media)
May 07, 2015
The most common silently suffered illness in the world (Media)
Apr 27, 2015
T-shirt Awareness (Media)
Apr 24, 2015
Textbooks from the Future (Media)
Apr 20, 2015
Rare sun (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Unused Cold War bunker to transform into zombie safe house (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Senior Kevin Graham announces bid for 2016 Presidential slot (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Sophomore Academy planned for 2016 (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Revealed: Pool on school roof exists (Story/Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Quidditch victory over Lassiter Trojans (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
School to convert cafeteria on weekends to nightclub (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Mr. Who: Browning revealed as Time-Lord, a Chant exclusive (Media)
Mar 30, 2015
SENIOR Citizens (Media)
Mar 16, 2015
Sunny Days (Media)
Mar 02, 2015
Ick sick and other woes (Media)
Feb 23, 2015
Should it snow tomorrow, read this for survival tips [satire] (Media)
Feb 23, 2015
Join Journalism (Story)
Feb 13, 2015
How to embody Leslie Knope today and celebrate Galentine’s Day (Media)
Feb 09, 2015
Cupid (Media)
Feb 06, 2015
Boy Meets Girl’s clever play on words and supreme acting charms audiences (Media)
Feb 04, 2015
Newsies makes final run on Broadway tour at Atlanta’s Fabulous Fox Theatre (Story/Media)
Feb 02, 2015
Entertainment roundtable: Correspondents guess Grammy Awards 2K15 winners (Media)
Jan 27, 2015
From stage to silver screen (Story/Media)
Jan 26, 2015
Rehearsing a monologue (Media)
Jan 13, 2015
Fan favorite Agent Carter inspires on ABC Tuesday nights (Media)
Jan 07, 2015
YouTube series encourages creative short film-making and fandoms (Story)
Dec 15, 2014
Move over, men: Women empowered in popular media show changes on horizon (Story/Media)
Dec 12, 2014
Hunter Hayes excites Gwinnett Arena fans with Dec 6 concert (Story)
Nov 05, 2014
The 39 Steps wows One Act audiences, wins two All-Star Actor awards (Story/Media)
Oct 13, 2014
Step Team celebrates Homecoming week with impromptu courtyard performance (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2014
How to Get Away With Murder slays competition on Thursday nights (Story)
Sep 12, 2014
Nerding out at DragonCon 2014: The Chant covers all aspects (Story/Media)
Sep 10, 2014
Is this what love feels like? DQ’s Chips Ahoy Blizzard tastes like love (Media)
Sep 09, 2014
Cobb county calendar changes cause concern, a satire (Media)
Sep 08, 2014
Warrior Perspectives: Ferguson, Missouri (Story)
Sep 03, 2014
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge sparks movement with new club’s goals (Story/Media)
Sep 02, 2014
Pigs and Peaches BBQ festival showcases local talent and flavor (Media)
Aug 28, 2014
Dr. Page, Mr. Horton, and Coach Queen accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Story/Media)
Aug 19, 2014
Dress code violations top priority much to student dismay (Story)
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