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North’s 2018 December Donations!

North is spreading holiday cheer! Several NFHS clubs are fundraising this holiday season and/or are sponsoring local charities! (Photo credit: Luke Miller.)

Ramya Raja, News Editor

December 6, 2018

It is that time of year, when everyone is interested in spreading holiday cheer! North Forsyth High School is collecting donations for several different local charities and fundraising to help those in need during the holidays! Students are encouraged to donate and collect donations for these good causes...

Simple Charity Does Incredible Work at North Forsyth High School

Simple Charity has raised money for in many different ways this school year including the fundraisers and food drives. It has also hosted a big car wash and yard sale to boost the money raised, and the program is now well on its way to the $100,000 goal.  Photo used with permission from Josh Martin.

Austin McIntosh, Staff Writer

November 16, 2014

Simple Charity is a nonprofit organization started by a movement of students at North Forsyth High School in 2014. These students feel that American schools, today’s youth, and even the majority of our culture have set far too low standards for helping other nations across the world, so they built...

Officer Hit by Truck While Directing Traffic

This photo is from the donation website on Officer Hodgkins behalf. He is standing with a group of students in costumes. Officer Hodgkins was hit by a truck while directing traffic on Monday, October 27 in front of Coal Mountain Elementary School.

Rhiannon Martin, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

On the morning of Monday, October 27 Anthony Hodgkins, the NFHS school resource officer, was struck by a truck as he was directing traffic in front of Coal Mountain Elementary School. The early morning traffic was hectic, but thanks to the wonderful faculty of the high school, the morning and the traffic...

Faith in Simple Charity

Senior Tessa Carley and University of North Georgia student Katie Pruitt shined the light on global poverty as they enjoyed a brisk October night at the annual Cumming Fair. At the fair, the members sell home-made t-shirts for $15 and provide different incentives for each dollar donated. They also strum melodies on a guitar to draw attention to the booth and give those walking by enjoyable music to listen, providing a pleasant contrast to the loud screams echoing from the rides in the distance.

Erin Dickman

October 10, 2014

Simple Charity began with a dream for a solution. Senior Brian Grasso, the founder of Simple Charity, saw the potential in North Forsyth to raise $100,000 before the end of the school year for the poverty-stricken delivered through Christian-based organizations. The group has hosted several events to...

Second Chance

“Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.” -Anatole France

Maddie Highland, Staff Writer

December 2, 2013

Every year, approximately 2.7 million dogs and cats are murdered in U.S. shelters. Some are lucky to live in a no-kill shelter, but sadly most end up in a shelter, where un-adopted animals are exterminated, with no voice to speak up with or a voice to speak up for them. These feeble, vulnerable, and...

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