The Raider Wire


Everything has to end eventually.

Danielle Stone, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

Everything was perfect, But only for a moment. It couldn’t last Because no beautiful thing can.   It was a delicate thing, Fragile, as if made of glass, And it cracked Right under his fingertips.   All at once, Everything shattered. In the glass cascading...

Seven Year Comic Comes to a Touching Conclusion

This is a screencap of the first page of the comic back in 2009 when this whole crazy ride started. Homestuck follows the story of 28 different characters who all set out to play a game and end up saving the world.

Diana Rodgers, Web Editor

May 23, 2016

April 13, 2009, marked the beginning of the comic called Homestuck and on the seventh anniversary of the comic (April 13, 2016) the final act of the comic finished, bringing the entire comic to a close, leaving sad and nostalgic fans in its wake. Whether it was cosplaying, re-reading the comic, or reminiscing...

Zombie Apocalypse

Don’t be a lifeless person because you were afraid.

Chase Samples, Staff Writer

May 19, 2014

I woke up early Saturday morning with my hair thrown everywhere, feeling like a filthy pig that had rolled in mud. My mom yelled, “Tony you up?” I sat up in my bed. I yelled down to her, “Yes mom, I’m up.”  It was my 17th birthday and I was hoping it would be the best one so far. I wal...

Friday Links: Light News For a Dark Season

Sean Conway lays on a John O’Groats sign for a camera.

Jack Scott, Staff Writer

December 12, 2013

With all the news of communism, US Government shutdowns, large, devastating storms in the Philippines, and other depressing reports, people need uplifting news for once. Earlier in November, Sean Conway became the first human to swim the length of the United Kingdom, from Land’s End in Cornwall to John O’Groats in northern Scotland. The journey began in June and ...

North Holds The Line

The North Forsyth Raiders held off the West Wolverines from their end-zone for over three full plays. The Wolverines ferocious onslaught was stopped dead by the Raiders as they formed a steel wall of bodies on the field that remained unbroken for a solid five minutes of game time.

Ben Strube, Online/Design Editor

October 21, 2013

How to Prepare For the Onslaught of Zombies

Looting food is a crucial part of survival, but resisting the urge to take everything and shove it in a backpack is necessary. You don’t have room to be taking all the things.

Owen Wickman, Staff Writer

September 24, 2013

What a day! You failed two tests, forgot your homework, found out that the girl you like is going to prom with your best friend, and failed your driving test. AGAIN. This day couldn’t get any worse, right? Wrong! As you head up the road, on the way home, you see an odd looking man stumbling up the...

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