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History of St. Patricks Day

History of St. Patrick’s Day

Harper Tonnesen, Reporter March 17, 2023

St. Patrick’s day is celebrated annually on March 17 by people all over the world. Families participate in Irish traditions to celebrate and some schools decorate their hallways and classrooms.   March...

The Generational Progression of Perspective

The Generational Progression of Perspective

Ellie Garzony, Bayleigh Weber, and Emily Salvato March 10, 2023

Have you ever wondered why different generations have such contrasting views? Have you ever spoken with a grandparent, parent, or teacher and wondered how they obtained specific perspectives?    Now...

Ava Singh Dance Profile

Ava Singh Dance Profile

Alex Fowler, Sports Editor March 10, 2023

Ava Singh (12) has had a passion for dancing since she was 3 years old. It all started with a tutu her parents gave her and it was history from there. After her parents saw how in love she was with her...

Spirit Week Charity

Emma Childs, Features Editor March 10, 2023

The Spirit Week Check was revealed on March 10th at the end of Sweek pep rally. The student body raised a grand total of $22,013.46 The money will be split between Rebuild Upstate and an update to the...

What a Color Guard Program Looks Like

What a Color Guard Program Looks Like

Anna Chebowski, Blazefeed Editor February 24, 2023

A sport that is not well-known to the general public is color guard—a mix of dance and equipment. Being a part of a color guard program is tedious but overall worth the work.   What Is Color...

National Kindness Day: Lyric Rains - Profile

National Kindness Day: Lyric Rains – Profile

Emily Salvato, Broadcasting Editor February 17, 2023

February 17 is National Kindness day and to celebrate National Kindness day The Forge interviewed Lyric Raines, a junior here at GMC.  We asked her a few general questions about why she thinks being...

Its not all about Valentines Day

It’s not all about Valentines Day

Ansa Thomas, Editor-in-Cheif February 10, 2023

Let's be honest; when we think of February, the holiday that comes to mind is Valentines Day; now, there is nothing wrong with that; however, let's give some of the other holidays some recognition.   February...

Black History Month 2023

Black History Month 2023

Ellie Garzony, News Editor February 8, 2023

February is Black History Month; a time to pay tribute, spotlight, and celebrate the achievements that African Americans have made within this country, despite the history of racism and oppression.  Since...

Student Ambassadors: The End of an Era

Bayleigh Weber, Opinions Editor February 3, 2023

The Forge recently received news that the 2022-2023 school year will conclude Student Ambassador's time as a class at GMC. I decided to talk with Ms. Schonhar, Student Ambassador Adviser, about her...

Introducing Local Band: Seven Year Witch

Introducing Local Band: Seven Year Witch

Alex Fowler, Sports Editor January 27, 2023

From the back woods to the big stage. Local Band, Seven Year Witch is this generation's new favorite “hybrid band of hard rock, blues-punk, and 70’s garage rocks.” This local band emerges with such...

Profile - Quinn Rabon

Profile – Quinn Rabon

Emily Salvato, Broadcasting/ print January 20, 2023

Quinn Rabon, ‘26, has both a passion and a talent for music. Rabon, who plays the tuba in the GMC band, first began playing for fun. Eventually, he realized, “Hey I can do something with this”...

Black American civil rights leader Martin Luther King (1929 - 1968) addresses crowds during the March On Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, where he gave his I Have A Dream speech.

MLK Jr. History

Harper Tonnesen January 18, 2023

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and activist. He was one of the most important leaders in the Civil Rights Movement.  MLK Jr. was born on January 15th, 1929 in Atlanta, GA. He died on...

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