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Boys and Girls Swim both take home Third Place last Saturday

Varsity swimmer Julia Wickman practices her fly in the warm up pool with other freshman Lauren Fields. They each take turns swimming a lap before they swim their next event, the 500 freestyle.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

At the Aquatic Center, the Swim Team placed third for both boys and girls against seven other schools on Jan. 11 beating out Denmark and Lambert. The swimmers have been working diligently for upcoming meets for county and state. Many swimmers have already received a state cut individually or as a relay....

North Faces Heart-breaking Defeat Against West in JV Basketball Game

North and West Forsyth High School face head to head against each other in Junior Varsity Basketball game. Photo by Daphni Torres

Daphni Torres, News Editor

December 17, 2019

North Forsyth High School held a Junior Varsity basketball game against the West Forsyth Wolverines at the Raider Arena on Dec. 10 at 4:30 p.m.. Throughout the whole game, North was behind roughly 10 points despite words of encouragement coming from family members sitting on the bleachers and No...

Varsity Girls Basketball team defeated by West Forsyth High School

The girls plan their next steps for the game.

Imogene Ragan, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

At West Forsyth High School, North lost to West 62 - 55. This was their tenth game of the 2019 season. On Tuesday, December 10 at 6:00 p.m, North took the tipoff and started the first .    Right from the start, the girls took a lead on West, and 10 minutes into the game the score was 9 to 1...

New Hallmark Christmas Movie: A Snowy Christmas!

Though she does not traditionally love Hallmark movies, Lilly Marker absolutely adores the Christmas season and spending time with her family. Her sister, Trinity Marker, evidently does as well!

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

The Hallmark Channel released its new Christmas original, “A Snowy Christmas!” which can be found on Wisney -, Netmix, Julu and various other streaming networks. The captivating film stars Janey Webber and Keighan Michaels. Never heard of them? Oh well. Webber, a Reese Witherspoon look-alike, ...

Pack the Pac: A North Talent Show

Jen Vincent and 
Harley Asbro performed
“Anything You Can do” 
at Pack The Pac.

Imogene Ragan, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

Pack the Pac was held on Nov. 15, 7:00 p.m. Pack the Pac was an event where students showed off a variety of different  talents and hobbies. These acts consisted of singing, dancing, monologues, skits, filming, lights, and playing instruments.  Students performed by themselves or with a group.  ...

Black Friday: Does It Do More Harm Than Good?

 Sophomore Bailey Sanders and Freshman Sarah Treusch act out the typical activities of a crazy Black Friday shopper at Target. Photo submitted by Sarah Treusch.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Every Black Friday, people continuously show up to their favorite stores at the crack of dawn simply for the chance to purchase goods at a discount. Microwaves are snatched, and wrapping paper is thrown. People will go to extremes to get 15% off of a sweater, but it is rare to be able to find a deal ...

The Best Quote

The fate of Noah having the best quote ever lies in the hands of the submition form.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Senior year is supposed to be the best year of everyone’s high school career because everyone is supposed to live it up while still knowing exactly what they want to be. It’s the year of lasts: last first day, last lunch, last parking spot, and last yearbook. Senior yearbooks are the ones that mat...

The Mountain Biking Team Took on Allatoona Creek with Cheer

Junior Michael Adams rounded the corner, exiting the woodland section of the race.

Sarah Treusch, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

The North Forsyth Mountain Biking team raced on Sunday, September 22 at Allatoona Creek. Technically, North did not win, but they also did not lose. They placed fourth overall. It was blazing hot, but their game was not thrown off by this heat. Ranging from 9.8 to 14.7 miles in total, the team gave t...

NFHS Varsity Boys Play Hard, Defeated by Central 3-1

No. 6, freshman Carlos Mondada making a beautiful pass to one of his fellow teammates.

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

On April 10, the NFHS varsity boys soccer team traveled to Forsyth Central High School to challenge the FCHS team in one of the last games of the season. Unfortunately, North lost to Central with a final score of 1-3. The first half of the game contained a lot of action from North’s keeper, seni...

Goodbye North, Love Seniors

The sun sets over Raider Valley as Seniors experience their last football season and  school year.

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

Students file in tiredly after a week of late nights, traveling and adventure. They greet one another with “How was your break?”-wishing it was still ongoing. Dragging feet take them to class as they dread the homework their teachers will undoubtedly assign. It is the Monday after spring break, ...

North Lacrosse Obtains Win in Overtime Against Wesleyan

North Forsyth Varsity Boys celebrate after getting the win over Wesleyan in overtime.

Anes Ribic, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

North Forsyth High School’s varsity boys lacrosse team was able to score a win 10-9  against Wesleyan over a very hard fought win in overtime. The game took place on Monday, March 11 at the Raider Valley. The Raiders were the underdogs in this matchup, as Wesleyan had been on a winning streak before...

North’s JV Boys Soccer Team Loses By One Point to Central

No. 3, freshman Brayden Martin, preparing to attempt and score for his team.

Carena Ravenel, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

On Thursday, March 14, Forsyth Central High School traveled to North Forsyth territory for the junior varsity boys soccer game. NFHS lost 2-1, losing their 10th game o the season. Though North lost against Central, they did not go down without a fight.  In the first half of the game, Central quic...

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