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  • May 22Wake Forest HS Class of 2019 Graduation 6/14 @12-1p.m.
  • May 22Theatre Production: The Diary of Anne Frank 5/30-6/1 @7-9p.m.

2019 Coverage: history teachers look ahead

Julia Conn, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

  Since the beginning of 2019, the world of politics has experienced a lot of new changes. From the president to the recent government shutdown, there’s been different sides and opinions to all the controversy. Some of our history teachers were asked for their thoughts on current political...

2019 Coverage: What we’re excited about

Sophia Fuller, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

A new year means a new semester, and the staff of the Forest Fire have many expectations for what’s to come. Sophomore Sydney Savage is already counting down the days until summer break. “I’m looking forward to the summer concerts that come to Walnut Creek. I love the vibe and all of the...

Books to Read in 2019

Books to Read in 2019

Riley Saunooke, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019

Need a good read for those long winter nights still ahead of us in 2019? Who better to ask than our three media specialists right? We asked them to pick one title only to recommend to student readers. Here's the picks: Randy Olund: The Presidents Club by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy “The Presi...

Grinch disappoints, original stays more true to his nasty character

Grinch disappoints, original stays more true to his nasty character

Carley Parrish, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018

“The Grinch,” a new remake of Dr. Seuss’ short story, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” shows desperate writers trying to exemplify a more contemporary version of this classic Christmas story. The main protagonist, the Grinch, is a secluded outcast living far from the joy and cheer of the...

Local Halloween attractions

Local Halloween attractions

FFonline team

October 4, 2018

The Forest Fire online team has assembled some of the best sites of the screaming season for your enjoyment. Enjoy! Haunted Forest at Panic Point Admission: $15-$48.75 2808 Cedar Creek Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596   House of the Fury Admission: $14-students $18-general The Royal Bakery B...

Students visit China Summer 2018

Students visit China Summer 2018

Jada Caldwell

October 4, 2018

For two weeks over the summer, around 30 Wake Forest students traveled to China, where they immersed themselves in Chinese culture and language. Tacito George, a math teacher, thought it was an important trip for our students to go on, so that they would be able to understand what a tourist or immigrant...

Artist’s realism sets her apart

Artist’s realism sets her apart

Alysha Stallings, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2018

Junior Abigail Roach enjoys making artistic portraits from photographs where the colors and the way the picture looks speak to her. Her reason for starting art was simple. “I started art because I wanted to find a way to be creative in school and have fun,”Roach said. Roach finds some things...

Senior plays vital role in theatre production

Senior plays vital role in theatre production

Calyssa Dodson, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2018

When Alexandra Cazin joined tech theater, little did she expect for it to turn into what it is today. “I’ve been in tech theater for three years now, and the whole reason that I’ve been interested in it was in the beginning, it was just going to be a hobby, and then it turned into something...

Kim’s art captivates

Kim’s art captivates

Anna Thomas, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2018

Anna Kim is a senior who uses nature to create practicality in her artwork. She never fails to use her mother’s expertise and mastery in order to strengthen her pieces and technicality. Kim’s interest for the arts didn’t come from her environmental surroundings and inspirations around her, but...

Star Wars The Last Jedi review

Mayla Gilliam and Isaiah Brewer

February 12, 2018

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is unlike any other movie in the franchise. The film combines fresh humor with the same nostalgic feelings the previous films evoked. Now that Disney owns the franchise, Star Wars has advanced at light speed. The entire viewing experience left me in awe. As well as the...

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