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Graeme, Graeme, and Graeme: The Many Faces of Graeme

Graeme, Graeme, and Graeme: The Many Faces of Graeme

Josh Geden, Reporter
September 13, 2016
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There are very few students who decide to dedicate an entire class period to writing for their school Newspaper, and Graeme Hanson is one of those few. This is his second year participating in Newspaper. “I felt like it would be a good experience to interact with my fellow students, and it would...

Back At It Again: Monica Edition

Back At It Again: Monica Edition

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
September 12, 2016
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As Brashier’s News picks up, we see some old and new faces aspire to be journalists. Monica Williams previously endured a year on the Newspaper staff, and returned to make her mark on the team, her senior year. “I enjoy writing and want to major in journalism at University of Georgia,” says Seni...

Dancing Queen

Dancing Queen

Meghan Pennington, Reporter
September 9, 2016
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Maya Roberts is a senior and second year member of the newspaper staff here at Brashier Middle College. Homie, lover, friend, dancer, how does one really begin to describe Maya Ysabel Roberts? “I do everything dance… I eat, sleep, and breathe dance,” says Roberts. She started dance at the...

Artist at Work: Meghan Pennington

Artist at Work: Meghan Pennington

Robin Conner, Reporter
September 8, 2016
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Meghan Pennington, a charismatic Junior starting her first year as a writer for the Brashier Newspaper staff. With a birthday on October 4, Meghan is a Libra born and bred. This makes sense when asked what her favorite hobbies are. “Art and reading. What else do I even do?” says Pennington. Being a bu...

The World Is Robin Conner’s Stage

The World Is Robin Conner’s Stage

Maya Roberts, Reporter
September 7, 2016
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Robin Conner is a Junior at Brashier Middle College, and this is her second year being on Newspaper. Robin is a very exuberant and excitable person, and she has many interests that give insight into the kind of person she is. “Some of my hobbies are watching tv, kayaking, skiing, going to little shops...

Students’ Thoughts On Prom

Students’ Thoughts On Prom

Kendall Phillips, Reporter
May 3, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, Student Life

Prom season has taken Brashier by storm, and the upperclassmen are more than ready. Upperclassmen have been busy buying dresses, planning dinner and after parties, and doing elaborate “promposals.” “I'm excited for prom because last year was really fun, and I enjoy seeing everybody dressed up,” says Senior Josh Standard. Prom night is always a fun experience; h...

Transgenders’ Bathroom and Locker Room Dilemma

Transgenders’ Bathroom and Locker Room Dilemma

Pooja Patel, Reporter
May 2, 2016
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Transgenders face the tough decision of which public bathroom to use. In a high school in San Diego, tension engendered when a teenager who was originally born a female used the male locker room. This controversy of which bathroom to use for transgender is nation wide. “As long as they mind their own busin...

Recycling Club Encouraging Students to be Conscious of Their Environment

Recycling Club Encouraging Students to be Conscious of Their Environment

Maya Roberts, Reporter
April 15, 2016
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Brashier is beginning to encourage its students to gain new recycling habits, all thanks to the new recycling club, which seemed to spring up out of nowhere. This club was started by Biology Teacher Brett Fleming, but has grown into a student led organization. Every time a plastic water bottle is purchas...

Exterminating All Individual Thought

Exterminating All Individual Thought

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
April 12, 2016
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With the basic freedoms in America, individuals are allowed to speak freely, peacefully assemble, and have a fair trial, among other things. Being born with these rights causes some to be inclined to take them for granted. ‘“Everybody takes their freedom for granted because they don’t know ...

Students’ Thoughts on the Election

Students’ Thoughts on the Election

Kendall Phillips, Reporter
April 7, 2016
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2016 is a unique election year, considering the youth is so involved. For example, students everywhere have been trending political hashtags on social media, attending rallies, and voting in the primaries. Seeing this kind of passion about America from high school and college students is important, since these student...

Your Digital Footprint Stays with You Forever

Your Digital Footprint Stays with You Forever

Jordan Steele, Reporter
March 23, 2016
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A digital footprint is the internet trail which stays with everybody who uses the internet, starting the second they are on the internet. While many people have nothing to hide, many people can be vulnerable when they send or receive inappropriate pictures or messages. Statistics show 49% of teenagers believe tha...

The Show Goes On

The Show Goes On

Robin Conner, Reporter
March 18, 2016
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“Hakuna Matata, it means no worries,” the actor spits out her line as her costume tears on one of the branches of the artificial tree and her microphone cuts out. She is left there standing in front of the house full of people who can’t hear her. The first notes of “Hakuna Matata” ring into...

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