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To Bee Or Not To Bee

To Bee Or Not To Bee

Robin Conner, Reporter
September 27
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They are everywhere and most people hate them. They serve no purpose other than to suck blood and be food to other animals. They are mosquitos. Not only do their bites itch, but they can carry viruses and diseases like wildfire. The Zika Virus is spread by mosquitos and has become a hot issue in the p...

Cross Country: Struggles and Strives

Cross Country: Struggles and Strives

Lauren Martin, Reporter
September 26
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As school begins students start to notice that tests are soon approaching and assignments are due in every class. As we veer away from the academics of Brashier, we look into the athletic side of the school. Most of the sports at Brashier have either begun or are getting ready to begin serious conditioning....

Brock Culture

Brock Culture

Monica Williams, Reporter
September 23
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19 year-old rapist Brock Turner also known as the ‘Stanford swimmer’ was released from jail just three months after he was sentenced for three counts of felony sexual assault. Turner’s actions of raping an intoxicated and unconscious woman -who chooses to be remained anonymous- were witnessed by tw...

Lions and Tigers and Clowns? Oh My!

Lions and Tigers and Clowns? Oh My!

Josh Geden, Reporter
September 22
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They lurk in the woods. They try and steal away children from their parents. They shine laser pointers at people's eyes and are somewhat annoying. What are they? “I’ve read a lot about these clowns and not many people know about them other than they're trying to lure children into the woods and that ...

Transgenders’ Bathroom and Locker Room Dilemma

Transgenders’ Bathroom and Locker Room Dilemma

Pooja Patel, Reporter
May 2
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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...

The Bengals Have Green Thumbs

The Bengals Have Green Thumbs

Ansley Glenn, Reporter
April 21
Filed under Featured Multimedia, News, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

Science teacher, Lisa Howell teaches two science classes here at Brashier Middle College. She teaches Physical Science and Pathophysiology/Nutrition. Her Nutrition class is now working on a new and interesting project. Mrs. Howell is teaching her students how to grow their own food. She started this advent...

Kimmi Fleming: Dancer on the Rise

Kimmi Fleming: Dancer on the Rise

Jordan Steele, Reporter
April 20
Filed under Featured Athlete, News, Recent Stories, Sports, Sports News, Top Stories

There has always been a debate whether or not dance is a sport. Dancers do not always receive the credit they deserve for all the training and conditioning it takes to be a dancer. However, dancer Kimmi Fleming would say the complete opposite. Her hard work and training has won her many awards in many...

Shane Miles: The Shining Star

Shane Miles: The Shining Star

Lauren Martin, Reporter
April 18
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Junior, Shane Miles, participates in both Basketball and Baseball at Brashier. Getting further into the baseball season, we see that Miles is leading the team in the majority of his stats. This year, it seems that the team is really coming along, statistics stating the team is  4-0 in the region. Shane Miles pi...

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
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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...

Kesha: Victim or Perpatrator

Kesha: Victim or Perpatrator

Pooja Patel, Reporter
April 14
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Kesha, a modern pop star, allegedly accused her producer, Lukasz Gottwald, popularly known as Dr. Luke, of rape. After years of alleged physical, verbal, and emotional abuse, she decided to build a lawsuit against her famous music producer. Kesha has been attempting to sue to break her contract with Dr. Luke. “If someone did rape her, she should’ve come out sooner than 10 years. It’s like the Bill Cosby cr...

Middle School: No More Zeroes

Middle School: No More Zeroes

Kenzy Clardy, Reporter
April 13
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Greenville County has started a new policy in middle school where a student can cheat, plagiarize, or turn in nothing and still receive a 61. Middle school teachers are no longer allowed to give a zero to a student for any reason. Middle school principals believe that not giving zeroes will motivate...

Exterminating All Individual Thought

Exterminating All Individual Thought

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
April 12
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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 ...

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