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Introducing the War Eagle Way! South Forsyth High School initiates a new policy to help students stay engaged in the classroom and to encourage being on time. The new disciplinary system saw a reduction of tardies and phone usage at South.

Make Way for ‘The War Eagle Way’: It’s More Necessary Than You Think

Rathna Malapati, Assistant Clubs Editor September 17, 2022

I took in the afternoon sunshine as I sat down beside a wall near the Arena for lunch. “Isn’t it nice?” my friend asks. “We didn’t get anything like this in middle school.”  That’s...

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James Webb Telescope

Anybody Out There? The James Webb Telescope Helps Narrow Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Avani Prabhu, Copy Editor September 10, 2022

The scientific community of Earth is buzzing with excitement over the James Webb Telescope's recent discovery of carbon dioxide on a distant exo-planet, WASP-39b. The telescope's photos may leave the...

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Long live the Queen. Britains Queen Elizabeth II passes away on Thursday, Sept. 9th. Her eldest son, Charles, ascended the throne upon his mothers death.

The End of an Era: Queen Elizabeth II Passes Away at 96

Maggie Craig, Editor-In-Chief September 10, 2022

On Sept. 8th, Queen Elizabeth II died peacefully at 96 years old at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, her lifelong summer retreat. After serving for seven decades, Elizabeth II was Great Britain’s longest-reigning...

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Stabbing at the Mall of Georgia. Macys manager gets stabbed amidst a robbery. 27-year-old Jose Reyes-Serrato was shot and arrested for the robbery.

Attempted Jewelry Theft Injures 1, Closes Mall of Georgia Temporarily

Maggie Craig, Editor-In-Chief September 6, 2022

On Friday, Sept. 2nd, 27-year-old Jose Reyes-Serrato attempted to rob the jewelry department at Macy’s in the Mall of Georgia. According to officials, Reyes-Serrato allegedly armed himself with a kitchen...

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Taylor Swifts 10th studio album cover, Midnights. Swift reveals that her brand-new album comes out on Oct. 21.The announcement came after Swift won Video of the Year.

Keeping Us Up till Midnight: Taylor Swift Announces 10th Album “Midnights”

Diya Maheshwari, Arts and Entertainment Editor September 1, 2022

In the “‘middle of the night, in our dreams’" fans were hoping Taylor Swift would announce a new album when the singer-songwriter attended the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). Little did they...

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South time trial. On Saturday, August 13, South Cross-country members gather at Windermere Park to host the annual 2 mile time trial. At the end of the run, South coaches announced who each runners Big and Littles were. Junior Isabel Yonas and sophomore Wyatt Longstreth smiled for a photo as they are each others Big and Little.

New Year, New XC! The Eagles Prepare for First Meet at Pickens

Carmel Yonas, Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter August 19, 2022

Scorching Summer As school comes to a start, South’s Cross-country team returns from their busy summer full of 10-mile runs and tough workouts. The Eagles endured 7 a.m. practices (three days a week)...

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Easter Sunday shenanigans. Famous Filipino-American comedian Jo Koy produces a Filipino comedy for the big screens. The movie received mixed reviews from critics.

A Win For the Filipino-American Community? Jo Koy’s “Easter Sunday” Review

Maggie Craig, Editor-In-Chief August 8, 2022

(*This article contains spoilers for Easter Sunday*) Growing up Filipino-American, I rarely saw any form of Filipino representation in the media. Throughout elementary school, none of my classmates...

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Samsung Releases New Cutting Edge S22 Models

Samsung Releases New Cutting Edge S22 Models

Christopher Bunker, Photo Lead/Social media editor/The nest co-host May 25, 2022

With over 300 millions phones released in just around five different series, Samsung never falls short of capturing the needs of the day-to-day smartphone. On February, 25th, 2022 Samsung announced their...

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Prom royalty. Seniors Emory Hilton and Praneet Venigalla smile bright as they proudly wear their crowns. Both seniors were beyond grateful as it marked a special moment in their high school journey.

A Walk in the Enchanted Forest: SFHS Celebrates Prom 2022

On Friday, April 15th, SFHS students and their dates dressed in long, shimmering dresses and fitted tuxedos walked through lush greens and fairy lights upon entering the ballroom. South students and guests...

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The SAT. Students are spending much time studying for a test that is unlikely to help in their future professions - and it makes sense. Although these scores are pretty important towards your chances to getting into college, schools have gone easier on the importance of them since the COVID crisis.

Stressing Over Testing: Standardized Test Scores are Overrated

Saanvi Tatipalli and Tisha Kaur April 13, 2022

Remember the anxiety you had the night before the SAT or ACT, when you thought that this test will make or break your future? Remember cramming everything last minute, ignoring the dribbles of sweat...

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Black hairstyles. Three black women proudly display their distinct hairstyles. The ladies represented different types of hairstyles that show Black culture within the Black community.

Let Your Hair C.R.O.W.N: Senate to Vote to Ban Hair-Based Discrimination

Carmel Yonas, Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter April 12, 2022

In the United States, a place supposedly full of diversity, the Black community not only suffers from discrimination and prejudice regarding their race, but also in how they present themselves to the world....

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2022 Grammy Awards: Musics Biggest Night Could be Sour or Happier Than Ever

2022 Grammy Awards: Music’s Biggest Night Could be “Sour” or “Happier Than Ever”

Kate Geiger, Columns Editor April 1, 2022

On April 3, all the big names in music will come together for the 2022 Grammy Awards.  Some of the musicians will be on the edge of their seats because they might be the winner of music's most prestigious...

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