The Raider Wire

Falling Into Autumn

Leaves changing colors, pumpkins growing, and weather cools down; Fall is underway.

Mayah Talbot, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

As soon as the calendar turns to Oct. 1, the first official day of the spooky season, people get excited. October marks the beginning of fall:  all of the leaves start to change, the weather cools, and for students, it’s their first break from school. Students can go to pumpkin patches, carve pumpk...

Should Teenagers Still go Trick or Treating in High School?

Children and teenagers that live in your neighborhood will be lining up at the door, waiting for you to walk up with a candy bowl like this in your arms.

Eva Watson, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

It’s October, which means that it is spooky season. Parents are buying the big bags of candy, kids are picking out their Halloween costumes and all the houses in the neighborhood are being decorated with Halloween decor. But, it seems that not all the kids in the neighborhood will be out on Halloween night ...

FBLA’s Fall Field Trip: Fall Motivational Rally

North Forsyth’s chapter of FBLA poses in the entrance of the Georgia National Fairgrounds.

Cassidee Jackson, Features Editor

October 21, 2019

On Oct. 15, nine North Forsyth FBLA members went to Georgia’s National Fairgrounds and Agricenter for eight hours of excitement at the Fall Motivational Rally.  At Fall Motivational Rally, Georgia FBLA state officers discuss plans for the year, a motivational speaker uplifts the crowd of nearly 7,0...

Top Five Haunted Halloween Attractions in North Georgia

The perfect way to get into the spooky season of Halloween is to go to a haunted attraction!

Bella Angell, Features and Opinion Editor

November 7, 2017

The term “haunted” has different meanings to different people, like small children may perceive carved pumpkins and corn mazes as scary while teenagers crave a larger scare factor in their pursuit of a haunted experience. This ranges from dark scenarios to special effects and beyond. In the following...

Breast Cancer as a Commodity: How October Takes Advantage of a Disease

: Raider nation’s “pink-out” football game was Oct. 20 and proceeds from school t-shirt sales were donated to breast cancer research. Doing your part to spread awareness and contribute to fighting breast cancer is an activity that binds together an entire community; everyone is impacted.

Holley Murray, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017

Each year, October is a month in which leaves turn brown and just about everything else turns pink. Football teams abandon their team colors to fill a stadium with pink shirts, socks, paint, cleats and towels. Even at North, the Raiders help to spread awareness with the yearly “pink-out” football...

Ransom Riggs Event in Decatur

Photo used with permission by Lorrie Angell; Ransom Riggs is happy to see a devoted fan/reader with all three books for his signature.

Bella Angell, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015

Ransom Riggs, the well-known author of the Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children series, included Atlanta, Georgia on his five city book release event to announce the most recent addition to his wildly popular series, Library of Souls. Previous books include Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Chi...

Homecoming Game Against West

West Forsyth walked away with a victory at Raider Valley on October 9th.

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

November 10, 2015

Both sides of Raider Valley were filled as the North Forsyth Raiders took on the West Forsyth Wolverines at home on Friday, October 9th. The final score was West 48-17. With West Forsyth’s Kiernen Hamilton who is recognized as the best quarterback in the county, North had a tough fight ahead of t...

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