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The Truths of Human Trafficking Revealed

The Truths of Human Trafficking Revealed

Isabella Flower, Reporter
May 29, 2014
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories

“Humans are not currency, and it is an unfortunate side effect of a society, or a civilization that is trying to exploit as many things as they can,” says Brashier Teacher David Kessinger. The ‘it’ being Human Trafficking. Around 20 to 30 million people are being exploited and used for prostitution,...

Senior Project: Are you Prepared?

Senior Project: Are you Prepared?

Monique Dobson, Reporter
May 22, 2014
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories

The next school year is approaching fast, and juniors will finally claim their victory as upperclassmen. So, have you chosen your senior project yet? If you are having trouble deciding, this article will be beneficial to you. Create a Chart : Label Sections: Talent, Future Career, Idea. This list will help you d...

Summer Solutions: What to do with all of that Free Time During Summer

Summer Solutions: What to do with all of that Free Time During Summer

Rebecca Moore, Reporter
May 14, 2014
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories

Now that the month of May has arrived, most students have only one thought on their minds - summer. The freedom, the sleep-in mornings, and most importantly no school. While students study for exams, this promise of freedom lingers heavily within their daydreams. Although summer is the subject of most di...

Fun Ways to Make the Most of the Summer Weather

Fun Ways to Make the Most of the Summer Weather

Holly Cannady, Co-Editor/Reporter
May 5, 2014
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories

Summer weather is just around the corner. Or so we hope, considering the unpredictable weather South Carolina tends to have.  Once the warm summer sunshine decides to stick around for a few months, the best way to spend time is outside enjoying the weather. There are various ways to have fun outside, whether it is as simple as a picnic at the park or as str...

How to Make Her Feel Like the Mother of the Year

How to Make Her Feel Like the Mother of the Year

May 2, 2014
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories

Have you started to stress about what you are going to do for your mother on Mother’s Day? Mother’s Day is right around the corner on Sunday, May 11th. Finding a unique Mother’s Day gift can be difficult at times; you want to get something that is useful and thoughtful. Here are some tips to help...

Don’t Sweat Your Sweet Sixteen

Don’t Sweat Your Sweet Sixteen

April 17, 2014
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Some students have summer birthdays, and Brashier Sophomores typically have their focus on something other than prom or summer plans. Both guys and girls celebrate their sixteenth birthday, but sweet sixteen parties are typically fit for girls. “It was a coming-of-age thing plus that’s the only ...

Finding a Reasonably Priced Prom Dress

Finding a Reasonably Priced Prom Dress

April 3, 2014
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Prom season is here! Finding a prom dress can be fun, but I know it can also be frustrating and make you want to give up. After three months of seemingly endless prom dress shopping, I learned a few tips. There are steps you can take to make the process of finding a dress easier, affordable, and fun. Wh...

Senior Project Protips: Advice for Making Senior Project a Little Bit Easier

Senior Project Protips: Advice for Making Senior Project a Little Bit Easier

Mary Alice Schultz, Editor/Reporter
March 5, 2014
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories

It’s more than halfway through the school year, and that means that the 93 other Brashier seniors and I are working hard on Senior Projects.   But some of us are ahead of the game while other are struggling.  The fact that we’ve known about these projects for years makes people wonder why we strug...

Music App Analysis – Which App Is Best for You?

Music App Analysis – Which App Is Best for You?

March 3, 2014
Filed under On Your Mind, Recent Stories

Music apps are the fastest growing of the app companies. Most people have at least one music app on their iPod or iPhone, whether it be as common as Pandora, as new as Beats, or as unfamiliar as Songza. Musical apps are very helpful, and different apps can suit different needs. Some of the fastest gro...

The Stress Monster

The Stress Monster

Destiny Byrd, Public Relations Editor/Reporter
January 27, 2014
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life

Life can get hectic sometimes, especially if you are taking college classes. During college, it is important to learn how to effectively deal with stress because most people will be stressed at least once in their college career. There are many different ways to handle stress. 1. Run off some steam. ...

How Students Can Conquer the Budget Battle

How Students Can Conquer the Budget Battle

Holly Cannady, Co-Editor/Reporter
January 23, 2014
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life

It isn't common to overhear teenagers discussing plans to go to a basketball game or to go to lunch with some friends. The conversation typically takes a serious turn when the students look into their wallets with high hopes for enough funds to attend said event. Saving money is always important, whether it b...

New Approaches to Studying for Exams

New Approaches to Studying for Exams

Destiny Byrd, Public Relations Editor/ Reporter
December 13, 2013
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind

Studying for exams can be frustrating. Most people dread exam time due to the high volume of studying that comes along with it. Studying is usually very boring, but it does not have to be. Exploring new ways of studying can be beneficial to help pass time and to make studying easier. Switch up your stud...

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