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Dates for the 2022 EOCT exams. Photo by Kinley Waltman.

EOCTs & AP Exams: How to Pass & Prepare for Them

Kinley Waltman, Staff Writer May 15, 2022

EOCTs took place the first week of May.    Monday, May 2 was US History, Tuesday, May 3 was Biology, Wednesday, May 4 was American Literature Section 1, Thursday, May 5 was American Literature...

Freshman Emily Willhite and her family are visiting Navarre Beach this summer. Pictured is one of her favorite attractions in Navarre. Photo by Emily Willhite.

Sliding Into Summer Plans

Elizabeth Wood, Features Editor May 13, 2022

With school ending in less than a month, students are ready to take back their free time this summer. Some students prefer to stay home and relax. Others already have plans for traveling this summer.   Some...

Junior Hayden Linn is the founder of WildWicksbyHayden. Photo submitted by Hayden Linn.

WildWicksbyHayden’s Wild Contribution to the Community

Sarah Treusch, News Editor May 13, 2022

Junior Hayden Linn owns and founded the candle business WildWicksbyHayden where a portion of her revenue is donated back to the community. She founded this company when she was in 7th grade in 2017....

Escape the heat and get in the summer groove with these four fan favorites! Photo by Harkins Theater.

Four Movies to Get You in the Summer Groove

Ashleigh Martin, Staff Writer May 10, 2022

School is almost out, which means no more massive workloads, no insanely early curfews, and no more staying up late finishing projects or studying for tests. There are plenty of activities you can do over...

Eugene Seese conducting the orchestra during the Materna Requiem rehearsal. Photo by the Focal Center Instagram.

The Music Community Comes Together in a Performance of “Materna Requiem”

Tori Harrill, Staff Writer May 6, 2022

After months of dedication and hard work, North Forsyth Choir’s Cantamus and Chamber Singers presented “Materna Requiem” by Rebecca Dale on April 26 at the new FoCAL Center. The requiem translates...

Stranger Things season four is on its way; are you ready? Photo from The Crypto Times.

“Stranger Things”: A Two-Part New Season

Kiera Walker, Staff Writer May 3, 2022

After three long years, “Stranger Things” is finally coming out with a two-part fourth season. Netflix will release the first volume on May 27 and the second on July 1. Netflix has made three trailers...

The homemade one-layer carrot cake with cream cheese frosting, topped with leftover grated carrots and chopped pecans. Photo by Cynda Allen.

Jumping Into the Spring Season With a Easy, Creative Homemade Treat: Carrot Cake

Cynda Allen, Editor-in-Chief May 3, 2022

With spring in full swing, many people are looking for the perfect dessert to bring to cookouts, parties and gatherings. While cookies and cupcakes are usually the go-to, why not switch it up and bake...

Princess Diana a month before her death. Conspiracy theorists believe Queen Elizabeth II was behind the infamous car crash. Photo by Good Housekeeping.

Royal Family Theories

Kiera Walker, Staff Writer April 13, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne since 1953. She was only 25 years old when her father, King George VI, died in his sleep on Feb. 6, 1952. Elizabeth was next in line for the throne, and on June...

Current RCs interviewed potential RCs on March 23 during Raider Time and deliberated over their choices during Wellness. Photo by Elizabeth Smith.

A New Generation of Raider Commanders

Cassidee Jackson, Opinion Editor April 1, 2022

Raider Commanders (RCs) are juniors and seniors who represent school culture and Raider values as peer mentors. As student leaders, Raider Commanders not only volunteer with school-wide events but...

The Black Student Union hosted a three-on-three basketball tournament on Wednesday, March 16. The tournament occurred during Raider Time and Wellness. Photo by acpsk12.

BSU’s Three-On-Three Basketball Tournament

Ashleigh Martin, Staff Writer April 1, 2022

On Wednesday, March 16, the Black Student Union (BSU) hosted a three-on-three basketball tournament. All students and teachers were allowed to participate in the tournament. The competition was held during...

Senior Marsharea Sheppard holding her drumsticks before playing. Photo by Marsharea Sheppard.

Rocking Out With Marsharea Sheppard

Cynda Allen, Editor-in-Chief March 22, 2022

North has many talented seniors graduating in the spring. One of the talents graduating is Marsharea Sheppard and she would love to snare her passion for drumming!   Sheppard gained an interest...

Stolen moments of fun starring cast members of “Mamma Mia!” Photo Source: NFHS Theater Department Instagram and Sarah Treusch.

North Forsyth’s Theater Department Wows the Audience With Their Production of “Mamma Mia!”

Tori Harrill, Staff Writer March 21, 2022

After months of dedication and hard work, North Forsyth’s Theater Department performed “Mamma Mia!” the musical March 10-13. The musical takes place on the fictional Greek island of Kalokairi....

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