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A Story of Safe Recovery: Jayme Closs Found After 88 Days Missing

A Story of Safe Recovery: Jayme Closs Found After 88 Days Missing

Emily Stocksdale, Editor-in-Chief

January 26, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

It is the stuff of horror movies: Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old girl from rural Wisconsin, was abducted by a stranger after witnessing the murder of both parents, and she was held for 88 days in a remote house in the woods. For months, thousands of law enforcement officers and volunteers searched the sta...

Concerning a Disorderly Breath

Concerning a Disorderly Breath

Bim Peacock, Literature Editor

May 10, 2016


Filed under Literature, Showcase

A hearth not of fire, but of the cold moon might well have been the wretched prisoner’s sole comfort.  Certainly, this window served the only constant of mention.  The stones in the walls simply infuriated him, for they never seemed to remain consistent in their rows for any length of time.  For...

TV Horrorfest

TV Horrorfest

Tiffany Lovell, Staff Writer

October 12, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

Have you missed your favorite spine-chilling shows? Well you’re in for a treat because it’s time for several season premieres coming this October. American Horror Story We loved House, Asylum, Coven, and Freak show, so we all know how hyped we are for season five Hotel. Sticking with relatively  the sam...

Familiar(s)

Familiar(s)

Savannah Keith

May 7, 2015


Filed under Literature, Showcase

Men are drawn to fear. In it they dip their hands, like open ink wells, and they lick hungrily, greedily at the poison coating their nails. In this way, they live. And because of this the unknown stays so shortly lived in it beautified death sheets, so shortly lived in the resides of the underbelly,...

(RAIDER FLATLINE) Illuminati Conspiracy Discovered at North Forsyth

(RAIDER FLATLINE) Illuminati Conspiracy Discovered at North Forsyth

Owen Wickman, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014


Filed under Editor's Picks, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

After spending over a year at North Forsyth High School, I had come to the conclusion the school was ordinary. Students in this education facility act as typically as any other high school I have come into contact with, and so I made the archetypical mistake that most modern citizens made: There is nothing...

Jack of the Lantern

Jack of the Lantern

Bim Peacock, Photo Editor

October 31, 2014


Filed under Literature, Showcase

Sticks and stones. Skulls and bones.  Of honor and bravery, no legends are told. Sneers and Cackles. Wails and shackles.  Of blood and madness, birth stories of old.             Across a midnight forest dashed a pair of panicked feet. Faster. FASTER! thought their bearer, heart po...

A Cold Day in Hell

A Cold Day in Hell

Kasey Jo Reed, Staff Writer

May 12, 2014


Filed under Literature, Showcase

Tumbling amongst the rankings to the back Just sitting under the cap to hide such shame Even in daylight the storm is swelling black This is nothing like a game; Legs twitch beneath, anticipation burning like fire Stomach churning and twisting with deepening horror Living, to take it all back,...

Dawning Dusk

Dawning Dusk

Rebekah Schnaubelt, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014


Filed under Literature, Showcase

And so the dusk came fast that day, as it did on the days before. “The days are growing short.” She whispered into my ear. I nodded, mute, against her shoulder. We all noticed; no one had to say it. But whimpers and whispers floated around our small campground, almost drowned out by the silence....

Delightfully Horror-ble

Delightfully Horror-ble
Insidious: The Ring: Coraline:

Savannah Keith, Staff Writer

December 12, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

Now is the time to celebrate the bumps in the night and the shadows on the wall because, without them, we would not have this lovely element named horror. Materials of Horror are meant to shock, scare and frighten you -- possibly providing nightmare fuel for an individual’s dreams and securing newfou...

The Game of the Devil

The Game of the Devil

Jacob Blodgett, Staff Writer

November 18, 2013


Filed under Literature

The man sat at the table, alone except for the board game in front of him. He sat there for a while, staring at the board as if the people milling around him did not matter. He wore a hooded cloak, which covered most of his face, and all black shirt and pants. He could have been Death himself. I walked...

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