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Gracie Hancock
Gracie Hancock is an Academy of the Holy Names senior and  a first-year journalist for Achona. Gracie joined Achona because her favorite subject is English, she loves to write, and she wants to explore different areas of writing through journalism. Although Gracie is nervous about her first year on  staff she is excited to be a part of the newspaper team. Gracie is also excited to be a senior and can’t wait for all the senior traditions, graduation, and to see what the next chapter holds for her.  Gracie has a passion for acting, designing her own jewelry, painting, and cooking. Gracie designs and makes her own jewerly and has sold pieces of her collection  through Tampa Bay Kid Market as well as in Hyde Park. Gracie also has a love for acting and is the leading female role in Jesuit's fall play. Gracie also likes to be independent and likes to express her independence through cooking and trying to bake new foods. On the weekend Gracie loves to write short stories, paint, and treat herself  to  her favorite meal: Black n' Blue sliders from BurgerFi. Gracie also loves to shop at American Apparel and has an obsession with baby doll dresses.  Gracie wants to attend the University of Florida for college and wants to get a degree in Medicine. Gracie wants to be an art therapist and help patients recover through art. Gracie’s favorite band is Fallout Boy. Gracie loves all her Academy sisters and wishes them a great year.

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Gracie Hancock, Junior Staff Writer

May 11, 2016
Graduation (Story)
Apr 18, 2016
Legend: Part 7 (Story)
Apr 12, 2016
Jesuit prepares to perform “A Few Good Men” (Story)
Mar 22, 2016
Hacker called “Anonymous” claims to have leaked Donald Trump’s personal information (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Legend: Part 6 (Story)
Feb 25, 2016
Legend: Part 5 (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
Jesuit Masque’s Much Awaited Spring Play: “A Few Good Men” (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
The Many Lives of David Bowie (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Legend- Part 4 (Story)
Jan 19, 2016
Donald Trump to be possibly banned from the UK (Story)
Dec 11, 2015
3 Tips to Improve Your Creative Writing Skills (Story)
Dec 09, 2015
ACHONA’s Gift Ideas (Media)
Dec 07, 2015
Legend: Part 3 (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
Love, Luna (Story)
Nov 16, 2015
Legend – Part 2 (Story)
Nov 12, 2015
Legend- Part 1 (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Jesuit Masque’s much anticipated Fall play “Harvey” opening this week (Story)
Oct 05, 2015
We Need To Talk About Claude (Story)
Sep 25, 2015
Ghost (Story)
Sep 18, 2015
Tate Bradford’s Adventures in Starbucks (Story)
Sep 15, 2015
SoundCloud, Spotify, and Pandora: Which streaming service is best for you? (Story)
School newspaper of Academy of the Holy Names, Tampa
Gracie Hancock