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Class of 2020 Is Rising Up

Class of 2020 Is Rising Up

Marvin Cruz, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

As the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close, rising seniors are mentally preparing themselves for the responsibilities that come during their last year of high school. From senior picture planning to applying to colleges, there is no shortage of responsibilities. Current juniors are anxiously waiting f...

Goodbye North, Love Seniors

Goodbye North, Love Seniors

Quillen McKinney, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

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, ...

Dr. James Krumm Opens Senioritis Clinic to Fight Tragic Disease

Dr. James Krumm Opens Senioritis Clinic to Fight Tragic Disease

Morgan Champion, Poetry Editor

May 15, 2017

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

Throughout history, high school seniors have been deemed as lazy slackers who, after a grueling four years, don’t seem to care about their education and are merely awaiting the day when they march across a stage and receive their diplomas. This mindset, known creatively as “senioritis,” affects...

UGA Is Not the Only Option

UGA Is Not the Only Option

Natalie Wilson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2016

Filed under Columns

As a senior in fall semester, I am no stranger to the college application process: I have toured, attended and researched with the best of them, and I am beginning to notice a problem with the way students view college. At North, we are repeatedly encouraged to learn more about the larger institutions....

Kyle Ellis: First Mountain Biking Georgia State Champion

Kyle Ellis: First Mountain Biking Georgia State Champion

Owen Wickman, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Kyle Ellis, a senior here from NFHS, recently won the National Interscholastic Cycling Association State Championship.  His final time on this 18 mile race was over three and a half minutes faster than the second place runner up. This is the first year that high school mountain biking has been offered...

Racial Slur Displayed on Side of School as Senior Prank

Racial Slur Displayed on Side of School as Senior Prank

Lacy Hamilton, Editorials Editor

May 20, 2014

Filed under Friday Links

On Wednesday, May 14, South Forsyth High School's graduating class of 2014 celebrated their last few days of high school with their senior prank. This prank included creating a makeshift slip and slide in the exterior hallways of the school building, advertising the principal's car to be sold, and most con...

Experiencing Freedom

Experiencing Freedom

Rayanne Griffith, Staff Writer

April 14, 2014

Filed under Literature, Showcase

Fireworks bursting in the night sky Graduation caps soaring in the warm air Relief and bliss tenses in everyone’s vibe Oh, how great it is to finally taste freedom.   Packing boxes, leaving family behind Anxiety, and nerves built up inside No longer a lost kid But a soul...

Letter to My Freshman Self

Emily Starling and Andrea Martin

January 21, 2014

Filed under Editor's Picks, Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

Dear freshman self, Don’t wear that. Don’t wear that raccoon-eye makeup with teased hair and one of your many obscure alternative band t-shirts. It’s not as cute as you think it is, and as you look back on the millions of duck faced selfies you will take this year, you will regret it. Stick...

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