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Ultimate Frisbee: The Ultimate Sport?

Ultimate Frisbee: The Ultimate Sport?

Cayley Ryan and Sonia Rao

October 27, 2017


Filed under SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE, Uncategorized

Green Hope High School is home to a variety of stellar sports programs, ranging from football and volleyball to swimming and cross country, which often have both varsity and junior varsity teams.  Recently, a lesser known sport has been on the rise throughout North Carolina- Ultimate Frisbee.   When mo...

Homemade Apple Cider Recipe

Homemade Apple Cider Recipe

Hannah Petersen, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under STUDENT LIFE

  Have you ever wanted something warm to drink during the fall season, but was tired of plain old coffee? Here is a recipe adapted from allrecpies, for a delicious hot apple cider that’s perfect for the upcoming chilly fall days. Here is what you need:   Ingredients: 10 apples, quar...

Green Hope Halloween

Green Hope Halloween

October 23, 2017


Filed under SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

What is Green Hope doing for Halloween?

NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo

Kristin Schmidt, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under STUDENT LIFE

Writers rejoice, November is upon us once again. For those unfamiliar with the culture surrounding creative writing, every November is the beginning of one of the largest writing challenges, NaNoWriMo or National Novel Writing Month. This annual event is a challenge to writers all over the globe to c...

How to Become a U.S. Citizen

How to Become a U.S. Citizen

Cayley Ryan, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under STUDENT LIFE

Debates about immigration are commonplace in political discussions in our society, but sometimes the reality of the situation is lost. How hard is it to become an American citizen? How does one go about doing it? Recently, one of my friends was naturalized at the U.S. Eastern District of NC Court...

Diwali Festival Celebrates Light

Diwali Festival Celebrates Light

Sonia Rao, Opinion Editor

October 19, 2017


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights that is celebrated once every year in the fall.  This year, the holiday lands today, on October 19th.  It traditionally celebrates the victory of light over darkness, good over evil.  The festival is celebrated in many ways, including lighting lamps and candles, set...

Post-Homecoming Thoughts

Homecoming 2017

Shea Kofkin-Hansen, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Homecoming night was a bit stressful at first. Imagine about ten girls in one house all trying to ready for pictures in time. With all girls made-up and three inches taller, we took pictures outside with our group and our dates. I really enjoyed having pictures taken with my best friends. Dinner at...

New Google Products 2017

New Google Products 2017

Ben Carawan, News Section Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

While some people are eager to buy the iPhone X, those who do not like Apple products are waiting for Google ones. Every year, Google has their own event to showcase their new phones and products, and theirs this year took place on October 4th. This year, they unveiled their new Google Home Mini, Goo...

Marching Band Starts on a High Note

Noe Brady, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under FINE ARTS, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

The Green Hope Band is a well-known, accomplished music program consisting of over two hundred students. The band performs at a variety of events, including concerts at school, parades, competitions, athletic events, and many more notable community events. Three classroom ensembles (Concert Band, Sympho...

Behind the Scenes of The Great Gatsby with Maya Schroder

Behind the Scenes of The Great Gatsby with Maya Schroder

Cayley Ryan and Dalal Azzam

October 16, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, FEATURES, FINE ARTS, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

On November 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, Green Hope Theatre will be putting on a production of The Great Gatsby, based on the iconic novel. Falcon News Feed interviewed members of the cast and crew to learn more about their experience in creating the show and what to expect. Maya Schroder is the Assistant Dire...

Recipe: Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Hannah Petersen, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Food, STUDENT LIFE

Pumpkin Spice Cookies Have you ever not been able to decide between a cookie and a cupcake? Well with this recipe you don’t have to choose. Satisfy your cravings for sweet icing and cake like texture. This cookie melts in your mouth and is perfect for a holiday treat. Here is the simple recipe fo...

Falcon Transformation

Falcon Transformation

Bilal Azzam and Sophia Hall

October 16, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, MEDIA, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE, VIDEO

It was a dark time for Green Hope High. The mascot was dying, and so was school spirit. The fate of Green Hope relied on the mascot, and he needed to change. Follow along as this mascot makes an inspiring transformation and finds a purpose in his life again. ...

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