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Thanksgiving Traditions at North

Thanksgiving Traditions at North

Emily Stocksdale, Literature Editor
November 18, 2016 • 212 views
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

All in all, there is a variety of traditions kept by the students and teachers of North.  Whether your family spends hours cooking a feast, goes out to a restaurant, or spends Thanksgiving in some other way, it is sure to be an enjoyable holiday. Thanksgiving is a wonderful time for most Americans,...

Disaster Plagues World Due to Starbucks Holiday Cups

Disaster Plagues World Due to Starbucks Holiday Cups

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer
January 14, 2016 • 470 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

For the past month, the world has seen disaster strike every country imaginable.  Citizens of the world live in fear of when the next catastrophe will hit their country, their city, or their home.  In the span of five weeks, monsoons have flooded Cambodia, Madagascar has floated away from Africa and...

Three Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Procrastinators

Three Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Procrastinators

Leilani Gibbons, Staff Writer
November 10, 2015 • 324 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Any self-proclaimed procrastinator is familiar with the routine of waiting last minute to complete something, even after having months to prepare, and Halloween is not an exception to this pattern. If you are one of these previously mentioned procrastinators, chances are you have not planned your costume...

Christmas in the Country

Christmas in the Country

Rhiannon Martin, Staff Writer
December 16, 2014 • 444 views
Filed under Playlist, Showcase

During a tree trimming break, kick up your boots with this Southern seasonal sample and prepare for this upcoming holiday. The Christmas mood is a seasonal feeling, but some traditional songs can get boring easily. Here’s a list of Christmas tunes when you desperately need a switch in songs. Georgia...

Tips for Beach Trips

Tips for Beach Trips

Maddie Highland, Staff Writer
May 15, 2014 • 598 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Summer is rapidly approaching and students are itching to head out on the beach and conquer the fierce, salty waves. But first…here are some awesome tips for conquering effortless beauty on the beach. Hair: Don’t over-style your hair before stepping out on the beach. The humidity, heat, and salty...

North Forsyth Gives Back

North Forsyth Gives Back

Andrea Martin, Photography Editor
November 20, 2013 • 431 views
Filed under News, School, Showcase

The holiday season tends to remind us how fortunate we are, and North Forsyth is no exception. Most people are unaware of the various ways North helps support its students and their families in times of economic difficulty. The counseling department is continually taking donations for its food pantry....

Life-Changing Shoe Box

Life-Changing Shoe Box

Kasey Jo Reed, Staff Writer
November 18, 2013 • 485 views
Filed under News, School, Showcase

In its 20 years, Operation Christmas Child (OCC) has donated over 100 million shoe-box gifts to over 150 countries worldwide whether it’s by bike, bus, train, plane, ship, or even by elephant or dog sled. By using these gift filled shoe boxes, Operation Christmas Child hopes to demonstrate God’s...

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