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NFHS’ First Marching Band Competition

NFHS’ First Marching Band Competition

Noelle Walker, Arts and Entertainment Editor
November 10, 2015 • 292 views
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North Forsyth High School preformed their show, Latin Fantasy, at their first competition on October 3rd. The band, drum majors, drumline, and colorguard all received superior ratings in their division, AAAA. The drumline was awarded 1st place in the division, as well as 1st place overall. The band and drum...

South Overtakes North

South Overtakes North

Connor Tennies, Sports Editor
October 12, 2015 • 314 views
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September 18th, the North Forsyth Raiders faced their archrivals, the South Forsyth Eagles. With South coming to Raider Valley, Raiders had the home-field advantage. The Raider student section showed a Hawaiian theme for the event, while the South Eagles sported a country-like theme.   “This...

Swim Team Spotlight: Katie Schumacher

Swim Team Spotlight: Katie Schumacher

Diana Rodgers, Web Editor
October 6, 2015 • 381 views
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Our North Forsyth High School’s Swim Team has many exceptional members in its ranks, and among them is Katie Schumacher, an 11th grader, who is actively part of the swim team along with several other clubs in the school including Chamber Choir and Student Council. Along with all of her extracurriculars, she also h...

Georgia 2015-2016 Hunting Rules and Regulations

Georgia 2015-2016 Hunting Rules and Regulations

Kristin Iler, Staff Writer
September 25, 2015 • 441 views
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With the beginning of hunting season coming up fast, new rules and regulations are introduced to the eager hunters. It is important to know and follow these rules, because they are strictly enforced by law. Following these rules will ensure the safety of everyone. For more thorough information about...

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Leilani Gibbons, Staff Writer
September 23, 2015 • 361 views
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The varsity volleyball game on Thursday, September 17 began shortly after 5:00 P.M. in the NFHS gym with the North Forsyth Raiders and Alpharetta High School Raiders chanting their team cheers. As both teams prepared for the game, the stands buzzed with excitement for the upcoming match. North scored...

Falcon Draft Picks

Falcon Draft Picks

Raicheal Havins, News Editor
September 17, 2015 • 286 views
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The Atlanta Falcons have been gearing up for the upcoming season with seven new draft picks. The men drafted are from a variety of different backgrounds. From Clemson, Vic Beasley was picked in round one. The 6’3”, 235 pound man will be playing Defensive End. He was the 8th pick overall and w...

Raiders Scrimmage Central Bulldogs

Raiders Scrimmage Central Bulldogs

Hailey Yarbrough, Associate Editor
September 4, 2015 • 286 views
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Lights drowned out the stars, and fans filled the stands at Forsyth Central High School last Friday night. Football season has returned. North Forsyth Raiders played the Central Bulldogs in a scrimmage Friday, August 14th to kick off the season and to rally the county for a spectacular season. Scoring tw...

Football returns – But not the NFL

Football returns – But not the NFL

Ethan Simmons, Photo Editor
September 3, 2015 • 271 views
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On the eighth of August, English soccer fans rejoiced with the start of the 24th English Premier League (EPL) regular season. Defending champs Chelsea football club taking on and drawing with Swansea City 2-2. If the off season was any indication, fans will be on the edge of their seats. Big moves were...

Serena Williams Achieves Another “Serena Slam”

Serena Williams Achieves Another “Serena Slam”

Tinaye Gibbons, Staff Writer
September 3, 2015 • 258 views
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What exactly is a “Serena Slam”? A Serena Slam is a term coined to Serena Williams for holding all four tennis Grand Slams. On July 11th, she won the Wimbledon ladies singles, defeating Garbine Muguruza and winning her 21st grand slam. She was holding the Australian Open, French Open, and U.S. Open champion...

The Evolution of Traditional Archery

The Evolution of Traditional Archery

Bella Angell, Staff Writer
September 1, 2015 • 651 views
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Archery is defined as the sport or skill of shooting a bow and arrow. Archery was primarily used for hunting but it is now also used in target shooting. Have you ever wondered why you find arrowheads made of stone in fields? Archery was invented in the Upper Paleolithic time period, and they could not...

Lady Raiders Compete in First Games of the Season

Lady Raiders Compete in First Games of the Season

Ashton Bruce, Staff Writer
August 28, 2015 • 384 views
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On Tuesday, August 11th, the North Forsyth High School Varsity softball team played the Gladiators at John’s Creek. Junior pitcher Sara King started the game, relieved only by senior Courtney Walls in the second inning. The Lady Raiders were ahead most of the game, only to lose their lead in the fin...

10 Reasons to get Pumped for Baseball.

10 Reasons to get Pumped for Baseball.

Seth Anderson, Staff Writer
May 11, 2015 • 354 views
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Spring is finally here, and baseball is set at the starting line. With the season almost a month in, what better way to get hyped for the summer months than 10 reasons that you should watch baseball this season. The Playoff Races The Padres, Dodgers, and Giants are all in the same division. Th...

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