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Across the Ocean

My world is so blue, full of bright skies.
March 21, 2018

My world is so blue, Full of bright skies. My water always Running, hot when I tell it to be   The sheets that hug My plush mattress Smell like a fresh breeze, Soft and...

Flint Not Forgotten

Many people protest in Flint, Michigan the government’s inaction regarding the amount of impure water in the town and advocate for the clean water supply in the name of human rights. Credit for the photo goes to Business Insider.
February 10, 2017

After the recent water crisis in Flint, Michigan appeared out of nowhere in the spring of 2014, a massive news story that dominated many journalistic sources, people were shocked to find out the statistics...

Lake Lanier at Lowest Level since 2012

Lake Lanier water levels are getting lower and lower. The levels are lower than they have been since 2012. Photo from www.myajc.com.
January 24, 2017

The water levels in Lake Lanier began dropping earlier this year after an extended period without rain; the lake level has not been this low in close to four years. Lake Lanier is the source of Atlanta’s...

Thunderstorms Cause Band Room to Flood Two Weeks in a Row

Here is an image of the lower level after the rainstorm hit the high school. The photo was taken by Marissa Dintino who was on the scene when the event happened.
September 7, 2016

On August 26 the band room flooded during the John’s Creek pep band game. The game was held at a two-hour delay due to a lightening threat, and the band did not return to campus until after midnight....

Pollution Still a Concern for 2016 Olympics

Rio Olympic Committee admits that their clean-up goal may be unattainable.
April 28, 2015

As the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro rapidly approaches, there are still many concerns about the pollution levels in the Guanabara Bay. All of the outdoor water sport events will be held there,...

A Girl’s Guide to Getting Healthy

Drink a little more water, get a little more sleep, and make an uncomplicated exercise plan that would work for you
March 24, 2015

Due to hectic schedules, it is very difficult to be a healthy teenage girl in high school. But our installment in A Girl’s Guide to Getting Healthy shares helpful tips and easy ways to maintain overall...

Simple Charity Hosts H2O 5k for Kenya

Simple Charity is hosting a H2O 5k on Saturday, March 28 starting at 7:15 am at North Forsyth Middle School. Register and make a difference for global poverty.
March 23, 2015

Calling all runners! Simple Charity and Just One: Africa, non-profit organizations for global poverty, are partnering up and hosting a 5k and Fun Run on the morning of Saturday, March 28 at North Forsyth...

North’s Swim Team Kicks Up Waves

NFHS swimmer Owen Wickman gets into position on the starting blocks vs. Riverside Military Academy.
December 13, 2013

The Swimming Raiders plunged into the Riverside Military Academy pool on Wednesday November 20th. The waves were kicked up when the girls 400 Freestyle Relay (Kaylyn Thomas SR, Elly Wagner SR, NicoleSullivan...

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