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Simple Charity Picnic

Simple Charity Picnic

Anna Goellner, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Student Life

North Forsyth’s chapter of Simple Charity hosted its first picnic on Oct. 7, to raise money for children in Uganda. Simple Charity is a Christian organization that stands for simple acts of charity and love to end global poverty. Every few months, Simple Charity organizes an event to reach the community...

Scholarships for College that Require Zero Effort

Scholarships for College that Require Zero Effort

Kristin Iler, Sports Editor

February 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With graduation around the corner, the procrastinators who thought that there would be more time to prepare for college are scrounging to find the easiest scholarships that take the least time to apply for. Below is a list of hassle-free, no-essay scholarships that almost anyone in need of money can...

Thanksgiving Traditions at North

Thanksgiving Traditions at North

Emily Stocksdale, Literature Editor

November 18, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

All in all, there is a variety of traditions kept by the students and teachers of North.  Whether your family spends hours cooking a feast, goes out to a restaurant, or spends Thanksgiving in some other way, it is sure to be an enjoyable holiday. Thanksgiving is a wonderful time for most Americans,...

Latin Club Schedules Tie-Dye Fundraiser to Raise Money for Chariot Race

Latin Club Schedules Tie-Dye Fundraiser to Raise Money for Chariot Race

Ashton Bruce, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

After a shipping disruption and an angry phone call on Latin Club adviser Mr. Hodges’ behalf, Latin Club officially rescheduled its tie-dye fundraiser from Nov. 16 to the first Wednesday returning from Thanksgiving Break, Nov. 30. Latin Club organized the fundraiser as a way to earn money for the...

Advanced Comp. Classes create “Ava’s Man” projects

Advanced Comp. Classes create “Ava’s Man” projects

November 17, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The week before Thanksgiving break, Mrs. Gilliom and Mrs. Smith's Advanced Composition classes held a "Southern Artifact Project Day" where they brought in projects, artifacts, and food items related to their novel "Ava's Man."

Senior Student Council: “Make North Great Again”

Senior Student Council: “Make North Great Again”

Natalie Wilson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

  The 2016-2017 school year is picking up pace, and the Senior Student Council has already started convening to discuss what they can do to make it the best year yet. On Wednesday, Sept. 14, seniors Rachel Jennings, Justin Skaggs, Bradley Thomas and Layne Winters met for the first time a...

Taking A Deeper Look Into North Forsyth’s HOSA Club

Taking A Deeper Look Into North Forsyth’s HOSA Club

Sydney Martin, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

HOSA held their first club meeting the morning of August 31, gathering the largest group of students to date. Standing for “Healthcare Occupations for Students of America,” HOSA is a club that helps students “start a road to their dream health career”. This year, HOSA will overlook the blood...

September Raider Students of the Month Recognized

September Raider Students of the Month Recognized

Holley Murray, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

Eight hard-working Raiders were honored during Instructional Focus this Wednesday as the September students of the month! One student was nominated by teachers for each department. Criteria for selection varies from subject to subject, but the students chosen for student of the month are all-around...

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