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Amanda Swafford Honored with Teacher of the Year Award

Amanda Swafford Honored with Teacher of the Year Award

Abbey Ingram, Staff Writer
September 21, 2016 • 242 views
Filed under School, Showcase

Raider Nation is proud to present math teacher Amanda Swafford with the “Teacher of the Year” Award. Mrs. Swafford is a hard-working, dedicated, and loving teacher. She shows just how humble she is by sending out an email not only saying thank you for the nomination but easing the focus from her...

Second Annual Clubapalooza Brings Students Together

Second Annual Clubapalooza Brings Students Together

Kristin Iler, Sports Editor
August 24, 2016 • 382 views
Filed under Editor's Picks, News, School, Showcase

      The second annual Clubapalooza event took place on the North Forsyth High School football field during Instructional Focus on Aug. 24. The event was created last year for the purpose of showcasing events, clubs, and sports teams to the freshmen and sophomores. Th...

Apply to the Journalism Program!

Mrs. Smith, Adviser
January 27, 2016 • 568 views
Filed under News, School

Click here to download the application! Due to Mrs. Smith by February 29th. See her in room T1107 for more information!

Raider Wire’s Jack Dalmolin featured

Raider Wire’s Jack Dalmolin featured

Mrs. Smith, Adviser
January 7, 2016 • 287 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Over Christmas break, the Raider Wire's own Jack Dalmolin, Class of 2017, was featured on Forsyth County News -- The Grind.   Click here to read the article and view the video. Great job, Jack!

International Club: Copa Competition

International Club: Copa Competition

Nazmeydi Maldonado-Perez, Staff Writer
November 19, 2015 • 276 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The International club at North Forsyth High School consists of a Copa competition. This competition is of soccer teams from each school competing against one another. The games are hosted in a different school each year. This year, the tournament will take place at South Forsyth High School. There are...

Homecoming Game Against West

Homecoming Game Against West

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer
November 10, 2015 • 315 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Both sides of Raider Valley were filled as the North Forsyth Raiders took on the West Forsyth Wolverines at home on Friday, October 9th. The final score was West 48-17. With West Forsyth’s Kiernen Hamilton who is recognized as the best quarterback in the county, North had a tough fight ahead of t...

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Varsity Volleyball: North vs. Alpharetta

Leilani Gibbons, Staff Writer
September 23, 2015 • 360 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

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...

Raiders Scrimmage Central Bulldogs

Raiders Scrimmage Central Bulldogs

Hailey Yarbrough, Associate Editor
September 4, 2015 • 283 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

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...

Journalism: End of an Era

Journalism: End of an Era

Ethan Simmons, Staff writer
May 5, 2015 • 319 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

While fans of the Raider Wire have probably read the stories posted on the website, they may not know much about the people who write them. The Journalism program at North Forsyth is one of the most highly decorated in the country, and the people behind the paper work incredibly hard for that recognition....

No Hitter Makes History

No Hitter Makes History

Ethan Simmons, Staff writer
April 24, 2015 • 420 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On March 30th, a week before spring break, Senior Caleb Dixon became the 4th student in North Forsyth’s history to throw a no hitter. For those who do not know a no hitter in a baseball game is when the pitcher is able to go all nine innings without any batters from the other team hitting a pitch....

Artisan Writers Reap Reward

Artisan Writers Reap Reward

Ethan Simmons, Staff writer
February 13, 2015 • 295 views
Filed under School, Showcase

Recently, Staff of The Raider Wire, North’s online newspaper had work entered in the 92nd Scholastic Art and Writing completion, an annual competition held by the Scholastic Art and Writing association as well as SCAD to give young writers and artists a change to be recognized for their work. I...

What Happened With Today’s Generation?

What Happened With Today’s Generation?

Ben Bramblett, Staff Writer
December 15, 2014 • 317 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

Joel Osteen once said “You are going to go through tough times – that’s life. But I say, ‘nothing happens to you, it happens for you.’ See the positive in negative events.” I was taught to be tough when I was a kid, and to learn from my mistakes. I cannot even begin to explain how many times...

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