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North Forsyth’s Prom Committee Releases the 2020 Prom Theme “Nuit D’ Amour”

The Prom Committee put up posters of the prom theme around the school showing all the “need-to-know” information. Photo from North Forsyth Prom Committee.

Melody Scott, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

After North Forsyth’s Student Council organized the Prom Fashion Show themed “Puttin’ on the Ritz”, many students were excited for the release of the 2020 prom theme. As students arrived at North Forsyth High School, they were greeted with posters and hallway signs that showcased the prom theme ...

North Forsyth’s annual Prom Fashion Show performs “Puttin’ on the Ritz”

Everyone on stage for the Prom Fashion Show King and Queen to be revealed.

Daphni Torres, News Editor

February 22, 2020

  North Forsyth High School performed their annual Prom Fashion show at the P.A.C. on Thursday, Feb. 13. This years prom theme has not been revealed as of late February, however “Puttin’ on the Ritz”, meaning to dress fashionably, was the theme for the prom fashion show this year o...

A Step-by-Step Guide to Prom for First-Timers

A Step-by-Step Guide to Prom for First-Timers

Blaise Rayburn, Literature Editor

March 28, 2019

With prom season upon us, the Raider Wire has compiled a step-by-step guide for first-time prom attendees of everything you absolutely have to do in order for you and your social life to survive prom.   Step One: Planning You should always start thinking about what you will do for pro...

NFHS Prom Theme 2019: Yay Or Nay?

The theme has now been released for the 2018-2019 prom. Is it everything you were hoping for?

Melina Vergilis, Opinion Editor

March 28, 2019

Since the dawn of time, there has been a theme of some kind for all dances - especially prom. The North Forsyth High School Prom Committee works diligently each year to ensure that everything goes as planned for the dance. This year, the theme is “Arabian Nights.” At first I was skeptical, but n...

Perfect Prom Preparation

The most important aspect of prom night occurs before the dance itself. From restaurant reservations to tux fitting prom preparation is key.

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

’Tis- the season - the season for dress shopping, shoe hunting, jewelry buying and prom plan making. Planning for prom can be incredibly stressful if you do not think in advance and do your research. But with a little planning, and a lot of care, you can easily plan a prom night like no other. ...

Arabian Nights: Everything You Need to Know about Prom 2019

The theme of this year’s Prom is “Arabian Nights,” and the venue has had an elegant upgrade to the Hotel Avalon.

Abby Marks, Features Editor

March 18, 2019

It is that time of the year again: girls are frantically shopping around for the perfect dress as boys are trying to figure out the perfect way to woo their crushes, and the prom committee is excitedly rushing to add the finishing details to the most popular dance of the year. That is right ladies and ...

Top Five Prom Dress Shops

Prom season is right around the corner and the prom dress shopping has begun. There are several stores that carry amazing dresses that ensure you will look amazing.
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Kenya Espinoza, Staff Writer

February 3, 2019

With the start of a new year, prom season approaches quicker and quicker. Many students have already started their search for the perfect outfit to wear on the special night. Though it is exciting shopping for a new gown to wear, it is a very extensive process because many times it is difficult to f...

North Hosts First Annual Prom Fashion Show

Posters have been hung up all around the school to advertise the event. There
is a QR code, which is linked to the signup page. Tryouts are Nov. 30, and the show is on Feb.

Abby Marks

December 7, 2017

North Forsyth High School is going to host their first ever prom fashion show on February 15, 2018. The fashion show will be held to hype up students about the prom dance and show girls prospective dresses that they could buy. There will be an informational meeting on Nov. 28 in room 217 both before...

Forsyth Ghost Out Highlights Drunk Driving Dangers

In an annual event called Ghost Out, Forsyth high school students participate in a dramatic portrayal of a crash scene on prom night when a car of intoxicated teenagers slams into an innocent family of three travelling on the road. Real emergency responders team up with the students to go through the steps of handling an actual crash scene and the potentially fatal consequences of reckless driving.

Holley Murray, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

The Forsyth County School System (along with emergency response agencies) reiterated the potential consequences of drunk driving on Saturday, March 18 at Lanier Technical College in an effort to educate teens about the effects of poor choices through a reenactment. In an annual event called Ghost Out, Forsyth...

Royalty in Venice

Congratulations to our 2015 Viva le Venice Prom King and Queen, Perri Rabbitt and Noah Bieber!

Lea DiMatteo, Art Editor

May 12, 2015

Prom is the most exciting time of the school year for most juniors and seniors. For seniors, it is the last time to do something big, other than walking at graduation, and, if you get the honor of being elected prom king or queen the night’s even more special. Perri Rabbitt and Noah Bieber received these...

An Interview on Prom with the Most Unqualified Person Imaginable

NFHS Senior, Justin Ebert, sits proudly next to a poster for the prom he “took no part in planning.”

Rayne Crivelli, Staff Writer

April 28, 2015

This past week, I was lucky enough to sit down with senior Justin Ebert for an interview about prom. As we all know, Ebert was North’s Junior Class President last year, meaning he was the head of prom committee. He and the other junior class officers helped make prom a magical night, with a theme everyone...

Prom: The Do’s and Do Not’s

Making the right choices will make prom night extraordinary. Many people enjoyed prom last year, but some had to face the consequences of bad decisions. Make the right decisions and enjoy prom, because it is a memory that you will want to reminisce.

Kristin Iler, Staff writer

April 24, 2015

Prom is a nerve-wracking, perplexing, and overwhelming part of most teenagers’ lives. Whether this is your first or second time going, it is sure to be an action-packed evening. Before you get all hyped up, be sure to know the difference between a fun and an unintelligent choice. Do’s: Dress present...

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