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Poetry Out Loud

Poetry Out Loud

Matthew Hanley, Chief Editor

January 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

 Students shared their artistic voices with a crowd of their peers on January 25th as Forsyth Central hosted its Poetry Out Loud competition. Hosted by AP Literature teacher Ms. Pope, the competition held twenty student contestants eager to demonstrate their ability to recite poetry in front a live a...

Kevin Whitley Takes the Stage

Kevin Whitley Takes the Stage

Kealy Ford, Editor in Chief

January 24, 2017


Filed under Student Life

In the past few years, Central’s Drama Department has had a precarious relationship with teachers. This year’s current seniors will have had four different drama teachers by the time they graduate. Mr. Pingle left Central in 2014, bringing in Ms. Quigley as the new teacher who stayed for two...

The Art of Mckenna Butler

The Art of Mckenna Butler

Luke Lindsey, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Mckenna Butler is a girl with burning passion that noticeably flows through her fingertips and into her paintings and drawings. Taking inspiration from the physicality and personality of her friends, family, and even herself; one often can see pieces of other people surface in her works. Like in the...

Samaritan Spotlight: Give The Gift of Giving

Samaritan Spotlight: Give The Gift of Giving

Shauna Benning, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As we go about our journey of life, we tend to forget about other people and their struggles. We overlook the everyday necessities that would be a luxury for some, like clean drinking water, food, or education. Yes, we need to be more aware, but just realizing the problem does not create a solution....

Surviving the College Application Process

Surviving the College Application Process

Erin Tozier, Editor in Chief

November 17, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Fall is in full swing, meaning the temperatures are dropping, leaves are crunching, and colleges are beginning to receive applications from the upcoming class of 2017. As seniors made the most of their last football season at Central and enjoyed the Halloween festivities with friends, feelings of fear...

The Olympics of Science

The Olympics of Science

Josh Hafif, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Forsyth Central High School has many clubs, which cover various topics and challeng e the minds of many students. These clubs range from VEX Robotics to Ultimate Frisbee, and with so many options students have an easy time choosing which ones they would enjoy. Science Olympiad is among the myriad of...

An In Depth Look at Forsyth Academy

An In Depth Look at Forsyth Academy

Lexee Burgess, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


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By: Lexee Burgess Forsyth Academy is a small, alternative school for students that feel the need to graduate early, or just desire a different learning experience. The academy has a great philosophy that combines strong personal relationships between the staff and students with an intense focus on exce...

GSA Meets For the First Time

GSA Meets For the First Time

Matthew Hanley, Editor in Chief

November 1, 2016


Filed under Student Life

On Tuesday, October 18th, Forsyth Central’s own Gay-Straight Alliance held its very first meeting. A plethora of students attended and lended their voices to what would have been expected to be a shy, tense gathering. Spearheaded by freshmen students Em and Susan, the two collected the room’s atte...

Hauntings in Forsyth

Taylor Hackney, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


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We all hear about paranormal activities; the misfortunate few of us witness them and most of us just hope they never happen to us. Ghosts and hauntings are something that few refuse to admit that they believe in; after all, with a quiet serene town such as Cumming, GA, it’s unlikely that such event...

“Pippin” Takes Central Stage!

“Pippin” Takes Central Stage!

Kealy Ford, Editor in chief

October 21, 2016


Filed under Student Life

 Pippin the musical is an energetic display of color and magic, portrayed in sensual movements and striking fosse dance. The actors’ faces are alight with intricate makeup and intense expressions. The idea of Pippin is that the musical is a traveling circus show in which the actors desperately tr...

The DOs and DON’Ts of Halloween

The DOs and DON’Ts of Halloween

Jiries Hishmeh, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Halloween is right around the corner, and you know what that means: time to buy some coma-inducing candy, set up house decorations, and finish your perfect costume for the big night. But here is a list of the DOs and DON’Ts of Halloween. DO : Have a costume that covers the three B's (gentlemen include...

Your Turn As An Intern: The Honors Mentorship Program

Your Turn As An Intern: The Honors Mentorship Program

Matthew Hanley, Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Last year, five students participated in the pilot year of Forsyth Central’s own Honors Mentorship Program, a career-building pathway offered to rising Seniors. Much like the IE2 program, Honors Mentorship is a “class” that students are permitted to sign up for; however, unlike the first-come,...

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