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Dancing in the CHOA Christmas Parade with Dance Now Alpharetta

Freshman Anneliese Amukamara, pictured second to the left, and her dance friends truly enjoyed dancing in the parade. The four posed in front of their frosty the snowman themed float! Photo submitted by Anneliese Amukamara.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Dance Now Alpharetta danced in the Children’s Hospital of Atlanta (CHOA) Christmas parade at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 7. Wanted to watch without having to drive to the parade? Anyone could on TV at WSB or Channel Two. Welcoming the Christmas season to Atlanta, many viewers waited for Santa at the end of ...

Arabian Nights: Everything You Need to Know about Prom 2019

The theme of this year’s Prom is “Arabian Nights,” and the venue has had an elegant upgrade to the Hotel Avalon.

Abby Marks, Features Editor

March 18, 2019

It is that time of the year again: girls are frantically shopping around for the perfect dress as boys are trying to figure out the perfect way to woo their crushes, and the prom committee is excitedly rushing to add the finishing details to the most popular dance of the year. That is right ladies and ...

North Hosts First Annual Prom Fashion Show

Posters have been hung up all around the school to advertise the event. There
is a QR code, which is linked to the signup page. Tryouts are Nov. 30, and the show is on Feb.

Abby Marks

December 7, 2017

North Forsyth High School is going to host their first ever prom fashion show on February 15, 2018. The fashion show will be held to hype up students about the prom dance and show girls prospective dresses that they could buy. There will be an informational meeting on Nov. 28 in room 217 both before...

Dancing with the Stars Season 23 Contestants Revealed

This year’s Dancing with the Stars show is season 23. Notable contestants include infamous Olympian Ryan Lochte and musician Vanilla Ice.

Melina Vergilis, Staff Writer

September 7, 2016

The cast of Dancing with the Stars, season 23 has been revealed and this season’s contestants are ready to dance. The first contestants U.S Olympics star Laurie Hernandez and her partner Val Chmerkvskiy, rapper and house renovator Vanilla Ice and Whitney Carson, Orange is the New Black’s star...

NFHS Winter-guard Returns with a Bang

Last year’s winter guard after awards at a competition.

Morgan Champion, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 29, 2016

It is winter guard season here at NFHS, and our team and their coach, Mandy Brooks, have something special up their sleeves. With the team’s talent and dedication to the sport, captain Noelle Walker assures us that the guard will have a wonderful and memorable season with many surprises to come. The...

New Recreation Center for Cumming

The construction crew has established some beams and frames, as well as the first layer of concrete. The new building has plans to offer amenities and offices that the current building does not.

Julie Day, Staff Writer

September 21, 2015

Early this year, a new recreation center for Cumming, was drafted and set to be finished by October. Due to several delays, the construction was pushed back, but the center will be usable in the year 2016. This building has been an idea for several years; therefore, there are a lot of people happy to...

The Secret To A Great Show

The stage is vast and the seats seemingly go on forever. A dancer knows that people will fill every seat, and then some, just to watch their show. Dancers prepare all year for their shows and nothing is more important than making it a good one.

Julie Day, Staff Writer

May 11, 2015

If there is one thing I have learned in my ten years of dancing, it is this: The audience only knows what you tell them. A dancer communicates through their body; every movement portrays a piece of the story. Any problems occurring off-stage do not affect the audience, unless the dancer lets the issues...

Summer Vibes

Kick off summer with Lovedrug's Pink Champagne.

Jessica Prouty, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

Summer is so close, it can be tasted in the air. One can feel the sand beneath their toes, the warm breeze floating about, and the smell of salt infiltrating their nose. With summer days come summer vibes. Everyone needs that one playlist for days spent soaked in the pool, evenings driving with the top...

Prom: The Do’s and Do Not’s

Making the right choices will make prom night extraordinary. Many people enjoyed prom last year, but some had to face the consequences of bad decisions. Make the right decisions and enjoy prom, because it is a memory that you will want to reminisce.

Kristin Iler, Staff writer

April 24, 2015

Prom is a nerve-wracking, perplexing, and overwhelming part of most teenagers’ lives. Whether this is your first or second time going, it is sure to be an action-packed evening. Before you get all hyped up, be sure to know the difference between a fun and an unintelligent choice. Do’s: Dress present...

NFHS Winter Guard Scores Big at Their Competition Last Weekend

The NFHS Winter Guard proudly smiling after their first place win this season.

Noelle Walker, Facebook Admin

February 13, 2015

The North Forsyth High School Winter Guard continue to achieve greatness at their third competition this past weekend (February 7, 2015). Each and every member performed their heart out during their show, and it was awarded with a first place position in their division (Scholastic Regional A) and a score...

NFHS Winter Guard Starts the 2015 Season

The 2015 Winter Guard Team is shows their Raider pride after placing third at their competition last Saturday.

Morgan Champion, Staff Writer

January 23, 2015

As if they were not amazing enough, the NFHS Winter Guard had a great start to their season at The Kennesaw Mountain Invitational on January 17th. This hard-working group of girls placed third out of seven teams and definitely made a lasting impression on both the judges and the audience. For those ...

“NoFo HoCo” for the Win

Many young men and women lined up on a dock to take a photo before going to Homecoming. Everyone’s bright smiles show how excited they are for the dance. Mckenna Watson, a freshmen at North Forsyth High School, exclaims, “I’ve been waiting for this night to come all week. I can’t wait any longer!”

Kayla Salemi, Staff

October 13, 2014

 October 27 was a crazy night for most North Forsyth High School students. Marissa Marino, a freshman student at North Forsyth, stated enthusiastically, “This is my first year at North Forsyth, and so far the homecoming dance has been the highlight.”  The theme ‘Under the Big Top’ seemed to be v...

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