The Raider Wire

NFHS Loses One Rocket League Game, Wins Another

The Esports club practicing before their match against North Atlanta High. Photo By Steven Gresham

Steven Gresham, Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

The North Forsyth High School Esports club lost one match and won another by default last Thursday on Nov. 7. The NFHS Esports club meets every Thursday in the HOSA room for a Rocket League match against other schools. divide into two teams of three to take on two different schools at once. Mr.Stallings c...

Horse Lovers Rejoice: Equestrian Team Is Back At NFHS

This is Emma; a horse that will be ridden in the North Forsyth High School equestrian club.

Melina Vergilis, Web Editor

December 21, 2017

North Forsyth High School offers many clubs and extracurricular activities for people to express themselves and make friends. Students will have an opportunity to learn important skills the new chemistry teacher, Heidi Archer, plans to restart the equestrian team. A few years ago, there was an equestrian...

Simple Charity Hosts Car Wash to Support Kenyans

Simple Charity’s members helped wash cars while fighting global poverty with bright smiles. In hopes to reach their goal, they raised over $1200.

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015

On Saturday, August 22nd, Simple Charity hosted a car wash at Coal Mountain Elementary School as their first event of the school year.   Simple Charity is a Christian, student-led organization in Forsyth County that has a goal of raising $100,000 to eliminate global poverty by the end of May...

Science Ambassadors

Junior Lance Mcgonigle and Noah Bieber stand in front of their science fair projects. The project won fourth place at the state Science fair in Athens, Georgia.

Hailey Yarbrough, Sports Editor

May 8, 2015

Along with the school year, many clubs are going out with a grand finale. One in particular is the Science Ambassadors where students learn leadership and other skills from their passion for science. From fall to spring, Science Ambassadors host events such as science fairs and family nights at elementary...

Simple Charity Hosts H2O 5k for Kenya

Simple Charity is hosting a H2O 5k on Saturday, March 28 starting at 7:15 am at North Forsyth Middle School. Register and make a difference for global poverty.

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015

Calling all runners! Simple Charity and Just One: Africa, non-profit organizations for global poverty, are partnering up and hosting a 5k and Fun Run on the morning of Saturday, March 28 at North Forsyth Middle School. Simple Charity is a Christian club at NFHS that hopes to “punch poverty in the face,”...

Poems for Charity

The Simple Charity leadership team consists of 14 members all in pursuit to be an aid and advocate for the global poor. Simple Charity is putting on a relaxed poetry reading Thursday, January 29 at 7:00 P.M. in the PAC. Get your ticket at the door, make a donation, and be ready to listen, share, and smile. Photo taken by Joshua Martin.

Perri Rabbitt, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Attention poetry fans! Simple Charity is holding an open mic poetry reading event Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 P.M. Simple Charity is a Christian organization with a goal of raising $100,000 to fight global poverty in Jesus’ name this school year. So far, by God’s grace, they have raised about $30,000...

FCA at North

The FCA ministry at North is a church-like service, complete with prayer and a sermon. “[It is] sort of like going to church twice a week…” says Freshman Chase Merberger.

Daniel Snodgrass, Staff Writer

November 13, 2014

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is an internationally-recognized organization designed to “use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ”, according to the FCA website. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the organization’s establishment.

GSA Unites in the Name of Equality for All

GSA members discussing current LBGT current events with their club sponsor, Mrs. Younghouse.

Jackie Busche, Staff Writer

March 14, 2014

The Gay Straight Alliance is a club that was formed at the beginning of the2013-2014 school year by gay and straight students who wanted a place at North where they could be free from judgment and conflict. Those students came together and asked Mrs. Younghouse, a tenth and eleventh grade English teacher,...

Debate Team Places in Competition

Left to right: Juniors Emma Browning, Justin Ebert, and Casey Green went to Grady High School in Atlanta to debate in the Lincoln-Douglass category.

Tara Bailey, Features Editor

January 21, 2014

This past weekend, co-leaders Mr. Yeager and Mrs. Yeager led North Forsyth’s debate team’s competition in the novice Lincoln-Douglass category at Grady High School in Atlanta, placing first place ( junior Casey Green), second place ( junior Emma Browning), and fifth place ( junior Justin Ebert)....

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