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A Neo-Soul Trip into Wonderland: A Review of Childish Gambino’s New Project

A Neo-Soul Trip into Wonderland: A Review of Childish Gambino’s New Project

Noah Smith, Opinion Editor
April 19, 2017 • 101 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Donald Glover, or “Childish Gambino” (his stage name), has left an indelible mark on popular culture in the past few years. He is not only a musician, but is also a very well-known comedian who was formerly on the massively popular TV show “Community”. This year, however, seems to have been his...

Trump Declares Papa John’s ‘Fake Pizza’

Trump Declares Papa John’s ‘Fake Pizza’

Daniel Snodgrass, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017 • 154 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

After failing to receive his order of pizza within 30 minutes of ordering, President Trump slammed the pizza giant Papa John’s on his twitter page, declaring their pizza ‘fake pizza’. A few minutes following his initial declaration, Trump again took to his twitter denouncing Domino’s Pizza as...

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Expands

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Expands

Marissa Dintino, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017 • 74 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

On Nov. 18, 2016, the first installment of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film series was released. This movie immediately became a majorly popular hit immediately and made millions in only the first day of release. Even the Disney film Moana, which came out on Nov. 23, did not slow dow...

The 89th Annual Oscars; Kimmel Shines but Mistakes Were Made

The 89th Annual Oscars; Kimmel Shines but Mistakes Were Made

Kenya Espinoza, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017 • 77 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Feb. 26 was a night filled with people who bring magnificent stories to life and students staying up to watch their favorite actors and actresses. The evening consisted of seeing Justin Timberlake perform to anxiously hoping our favorite film would win an award. There might have been a little mix up...

North students value school, success for 2017

North students value school, success for 2017

Melina Vergilis, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017 • 158 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Most everyone had a New Year’s resolution when 2017 hit, but the problem with resolutions is that not many people can keep them. We mostly hear people talking about how they want to lose weight and eat healthier, but most of it is all talk and little action. A few students from North Forsyth High...

Home of the Strange Tour: The Beginning

Home of the Strange Tour: The Beginning

Lany Campbell, Staff Writer
March 1, 2017 • 119 views
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In the Spring of 2017, Grouplove will be opening for Young the Giant on the release of their new album Home of the Strange, but first, here is a little background on them. Young the Giant was previously known as The Jakes and formed officially in 209. The band consists of Sameer Gadhia on vocals,...

Is the Switch the Rebranding of the Company?

Is the Switch the Rebranding of the Company?

Diana Rodgers, Web Editor
March 1, 2017 • 115 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Nintendo has kept the public under wraps about what is has been in the works since the passing of the former CEO in 2015, only to finally enlighten the loyal fans this October with the teaser trailer for the Nintendo Switch. This hybrid gaming-system brings a completely different feel into the console...

A Close Up of One of Journalism’s Own: Snodgrass Edition

A Close Up of One of Journalism’s Own: Snodgrass Edition

JoAnn Ahn, News Editor
February 1, 2017 • 158 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

It was seemingly another simple Tuesday on April 25, 2000; the weather was “not too hot, not too cold- all you needed was a light jacket.” –Miss Congeniality. As the light breeze picked up, a new, mysterious feeling was stirring in the spring air. What the world didn’t know at the time was that...

WOW Your Family at Christmas With This Mac & Cheese Recipe

WOW Your Family at Christmas With This Mac & Cheese Recipe

Sydney Martin, Staff Writer
January 24, 2017 • 241 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

This creamy, crumb-topped macaroni and cheese is not only a great side dish for the holidays, but also one of the best comfort foods for any time of the year. It is quick and easy to make; most people already have all of these ingredients in their kitchen. Ingredients needed to make six servings: 1½ cups of uncooke...

Mount Rushmore Elected President

Mount Rushmore Elected President

Jack Scott, Staff Writer
January 5, 2017 • 285 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

In a surprise electoral upset, the American electorate seemingly became confused on Nov. 8 and voted en masse for Mount Rushmore. The mountain beat Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump by a large margin, winning 296 electoral votes to Trump’s 170 and Clinton’s 72. Rushmore did especially well in South...

Playlist: The Leaves Are Changing

Playlist: The Leaves Are Changing

Holley Murray, Staff Writer
December 19, 2016 • 200 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

The temperatures have only recently settled into normal frigid November ranges, but one thing is cool throughout the year - music. As summer very slowly fades into autumn, song style choices seem to shift as well. Music is seasonal; the warm weather trend of upbeat pop music is slipping off of playlists...

Harry Potter: Behind the Scar

Harry Potter: Behind the Scar

Emma Ray, Staff Writer
December 19, 2016 • 308 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

In 1997, Harry Potter entered the world as “The Boy Who Lived” and captivated the world. Within a decade, seven books were published, movies were produced, and theme parks were built bringing the Harry Potter world to life. But behind all of these things is J.K. Rowling, the author of Harry Potter....

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