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Should I Stay Or Should I Go: Fall Break Edition

Should I Stay Or Should I Go: Fall Break Edition

Melina Vergilis, Opinion Editor

September 21, 2018

Fall break is a break that the Forsyth County School System integrated a couple years ago. It is always welcomed with open arms from students and teachers when there is a break; who would not want to have a week off from school? The question, however, tends to be “do I stay or do I go?” A majorit...

Sawnee Mountain Preserve Opens New Hiking Trails

Sawnee Mountain Preserve Opens New Hiking Trails

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

For those who are drawn to the many outdoor facilities that Forsyth County has to offer, the list of options has grown larger.  On Friday, January 29, the Sawnee Mountain Foundation performed the opening ceremony for the third phase of the Sawnee Mountain Preserve.  The new branch is located on the...

Falling Off

Falling Off

Ashton Bruce, Staff Writer

May 7, 2015

In the spring, we took a trip to the mountains, except that it was not so much a trip as it was a complete, tumbling, dangerous fall, and it was not so much the mountains as much as it was a moderately tall hill. We thought it was a good idea because we were high, and that’s explanation enough. We...

Quiet Places

Quiet Places

Jade Flack, Staff Writer

March 6, 2015

Being teenagers, we all know how hectic our lives can get. Parents are often screaming at us for every little thing, demanding perfection and expecting too much. Some of us even have noisy siblings that create an even louder atmosphere. The sounds around us can become deafening when so many things demand...

Discovering Blue Ridge

Discovering Blue Ridge

Bim Peacock, Staff Writer

October 11, 2013

Adventure is calling, and that journey is closer than some may think.  A whole wide world of exploring waits in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia, and it is time to show the glory of roaming the wilderness.  From serenity of a crystal waterfall, to the thrill of zip-lining, to coming face to face...

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