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The Band’s Back Together

The Band’s Back Together

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
April 27, 2017
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

On television, we see high school band members that meet each other from a school music group; after all, this an efficient way to meet new people who have similar interests. Unlike most schools, though, Brashier does not have a band or chorus group. Musically inclined students do not have a way to join...

Insensitive or Overlysensitive

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
April 17, 2017
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Today and throughout history, you could be separated by the color of your skin, how much money you have, how smart you are, or how talented you are. The ways people were separated in the past has an impact on the way we live today. Today’s society awards and compliments everyone as a whole, instead of...

Women Hit Too

Women Hit Too

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
March 14, 2017
Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Top Stories

Abuse comes in many forms and when we hear the word “abuse” our minds are quick to imagine  a picture of a man abusing a woman. Domestic abuse is not about size, gender, or strength, but about power and control over one’s life. Though men are generally the aggressor, many women partake in abuse as ...

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Josh Geden, Reporter
January 30, 2017
Filed under Events, Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Elton John, John Legend, and Celine Dion; though never actually officially asked, are just some of the artists who refuse to perform for Donald Trump’s inauguration. On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn into office. The new presidential administration was heralded in with performances from some oth...

Starboy and Stargirl

Starboy and Stargirl

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
January 26, 2017
Filed under Feature Page, feature picture, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Celebrities are always in the eye of the public from pointing out a new tattoo to watching their lives unfold on television. The current generation is infatuated with celebrity couples and fawn over who is dating who. The current couple that has all eyes on them is Selena Gomez, former actress turned singer, ...

The World Of ASMR

The World Of ASMR

Robin Conner, Reporter
January 24, 2017
Filed under Feature Page, New Trends, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, or ASMR, is a fairly new phenomena. The birth of this community started in 2007 on Reddit. The community eventually grew into what it is today, a worldwide movement with thousands of people earning a living off of producing ASMR youtube videos. In basic terms, ASMR is t...

Is Soda The New Cigarette?

Is Soda The New Cigarette?

Monica Williams, Reporter
January 23, 2017
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Smoking cigarettes used to be a common habit  for most teens in the 70s era, but after research was done showing how cigarettes can affect your body, more warnings and ads against smoking were produced. Nowadays soda is some people's essential drink, but for others they drink it maybe once or t...

Ghost World: Drifting Through A Post-Graduate Existence

Ghost World: Drifting Through A Post-Graduate Existence

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
January 9, 2017
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Top Stories

Director: Terry Zwigoff Writers: Daniel Clowes and Terry Zwigoff Actors: Thora Birch, Steve Buscemi, and Scarlett Johansson Year: 2001 Length: 1 Hour, 51 Minutes Rating: 4/4 Stars If life were perfectly structured around a certain ideal, every person would go to college, get married, have ...

The News World

The News World

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
December 14, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, New Trends, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, School Tips, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

The news these days can be quite grim, filled with death, destruction, and indecision. However, the news is also filled with stories of achievement, real life, and constructive action. Instead of turning to a major news outlet to decipher which is what, visit Brashier’s very own school newspaper. ...

A Laughing Matter

A Laughing Matter

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
December 9, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Musings, Top Stories

Today, everyone seems to need to laugh more; it saves on medical expenses. But despite its jocular presentation, comedy is a cruelty the audience laughs at not to cry instead. When surrounded by such unfeeling cruelty daily, the whole world becomes a farce. “Comedy is anything funny, but when so many people are trying...

New Faculty at Brashier

Robin Conner, Reporter
December 8, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, Featured Multimedia, On Your Mind, Photos, Recent Stories, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

A new year brings change to any school, but at Brashier the 2016-2017 school year has brought many changes. The most noticeable change this year is Brashier’s new faculty members If you have not met our new faculty members, you are probably still wondering who they are. ...

LGBT, As Seen On T.V.

LGBT, As Seen On T.V.

Josh Geden, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

In July of 2015, America became one of the first world countries to ensure marriage equality to all of its citizens. This was preceded by a wide increase in LGBT characters in television and films. “I am incredibly supportive and proud as to how far we've come to support the LGBT community and I...

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