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Kimya Dawson: Soccer Mom Punk

Kimya Dawson: Soccer Mom Punk

Ashton Bruce, Staff Writer
March 8, 2016 • 436 views
Filed under Editor's Picks, Features, Showcase

Kimya Dawson, a forty-three-year-old punk rock soccer mom with conspiracy theories about what scientists are telling us about what’s really in the ocean and knuckle tattoos that say "LAFF LOUD" and "ROCK SOFT", is an indie folk punk singer/songwriter who is the personification of cool as black...

Time Bending Teen Stars in New Episodic Adventure

Time Bending Teen Stars in New Episodic Adventure

Diana Rodgers, Web Editor
March 8, 2016 • 291 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Disclaimer note: The following article was meant to leave out as many spoilers as possible, but there will still be some.   Taking a break from their normal fighter and first person shooter style of game, DONTNOD ENTERTAINMENT took the gaming community by storm with the dark and twisted adv...

4 Effective Ways to Cleanse the Inner Body

4 Effective Ways to Cleanse the Inner Body

Kristin Iler, Staff Writer
March 1, 2016 • 299 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

There are an abundance of methods that have been proven to improve your physical appearance, like home skin care products, remedies, and personal fitness tips; however, there are also numerous ways to cleanse your inner body, too. Not only do these methods make you feel better, but they also improve...

An In-Depth Discussion of Thor’s Hammer

An In-Depth Discussion of Thor’s Hammer

Ethan Simmons, Photography Editor
February 17, 2016 • 318 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Thor’s hammer also known as Mjolnir is one of the most interesting artifacts in the Marvel universe. That is because its powers, mainly that only those who are worthy can lift it. Before we get to all that we have to understand the history of Mjolnir; firstly how do you even pronounce it? The correct...

Book Series: A House of Night

Book Series: A House of Night

Nazmeydi Maldonado-Perez, Staff Writer
February 2, 2016 • 326 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

The House of Night series, by P. C. Cast and Kristin Cast, are a collection of intriguing novels. The main character, Zoey Redbird, had been marked with an outlined crescent moon, which starts the beginning of a long journey. Zoey’s mother and step-father did not accept Zoey’s tranformation into a v...

Study Playlist

Study Playlist

Jade Flack, Staff Writer
February 2, 2016 • 669 views
Filed under Features, Playlist, Showcase

Studying could possibly be the most boring thing on the planet, but this playlist is sure to keep you alert. Filled with many popular, but soft songs, this playlist can help refocus your mind without frying it. The first couple song choices are specifically to get the gears going; as the playlist progresses,...

What is K-pop?

What is K-pop?

Rachel (Rae) Lee, Staff Writer
January 27, 2016 • 356 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

South Korea has a strong economy now due to many developments made in the past sixty years. K-pop was developed because of the economic success within South Korea, and they are now able to entertain people who live there. K-pop has sprouted over the years, and many people believe that it is healthy for...

Disaster Plagues World Due to Starbucks Holiday Cups

Disaster Plagues World Due to Starbucks Holiday Cups

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer
January 14, 2016 • 422 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

For the past month, the world has seen disaster strike every country imaginable.  Citizens of the world live in fear of when the next catastrophe will hit their country, their city, or their home.  In the span of five weeks, monsoons have flooded Cambodia, Madagascar has floated away from Africa and...

Major Winter Albums Released

Major Winter Albums Released

Noah Smith, Staff Writer
January 13, 2016 • 311 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Music is a major part of most people’s lives, so here’s a list of some of the albums that released in the last two months to round out 2015. November November 6th: Delirium by Ellie Goulding Adventure of A Lifetime by Coldplay Clean by The Japanese House Mr. Misunderstood by Eric Churc...

Five Fall Treats

Five Fall Treats

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015 • 351 views
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Fall has made its grand entrance, accompanied by golden leaves and crisp air. However, the most anticipated joys of fall are the phenomenal dishes. Enjoying the food brought by the season is simple, but what about cooking it? Here are some of the most cherished fall recipes to enjoy.   Pu...

Great but Lesser-Known Books

Great but Lesser-Known Books

Emily Stocksdale, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015 • 352 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

There is nothing better than sitting down to read a favorite book.  Within books lie an infinite range of possibilities, and with so many novels to choose from, it is easy to understand why people tend to stick to the works of more recognizable authors.  Many of the writers we recognize, whether from...

Megalodon Sighted at North Forsyth

Megalodon Sighted at North Forsyth

Owen Wickman, Staff Writer
December 10, 2015 • 391 views
Filed under Features, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

Torrential rains in Forsyth County over the past few weeks have certainly dampened shoes, attitudes, and the backpacks of anyone trying to walk outside between classes, but few people are aware of the menace these rains have created. Massive lakes have begun forming around North Forsyth High School,...

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