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Saving Thousands with Thirteenth Year

Saving Thousands with Thirteenth Year

Josh Geden, Reporter
March 27
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Life

As a middle college, Brashier offers numerous advantages that students would not be able to find at a public school. One of the advantages of attending Brashier is that students have the opportunity to take college classes while still in high school, but Greenville Tech offers a program called Thirtee...

Bad Times in Brazil

Bad Times in Brazil

Robin Conner, Reporter
March 13
Filed under News, Recent Stories

While America is busy with our new President, it is easy to forget that the rest of the world is experiencing their own problems. More specifically, Brazil. This country received a lot of spotlight and tourism for the 2016 Rio Olympics, but now the country is in turmoil. North of Rio is the state of Es...

In Our Image

In Our Image

Meghan Pennington, Reporter
March 9
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Throughout 2017, the London Science Museum will be having an exhibit on the 500 year history of robots and why they were created. The idea of super-intelligent robots has enthralled, and often unsettled, people for generations. People are simultaneously fascinated by and fearful of the machines we att...

The Gilded Race

The Gilded Race

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
March 8
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

Every year, around February, a special day, swathed in red, arrives so people can express their affection and appreciation with expensive gifts and public proclamations of gratitude. The day, of course, is the Academy Awards, where this love of films is expressed through the Oscar. “The Oscars are i...

Lending a Helping Hand

Lending a Helping Hand

Josh Geden, Reporter
March 6
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

During the four years a student attends Brashier Middle College, they are expected to become “valued contributors to the community and their school.” The school seeks to accomplish this task by requiring that students complete fifty hours of community service each school year, but whether this should...

Are Books Necessary…And Other Tales

Are Books Necessary…And Other Tales

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
February 27
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

Language is, in of itself, the greatest human invention, always innovating and updating to the changing times. Regardless of these innovations, though, language can be preserved and understood across all of time. This preservation, unlike most inventions, does not take place in a museum; it takes pla...

Breaking the Finsta’s Enigma

Breaking the Finsta’s Enigma

Angela Coppola, Reporter
February 14
Filed under News, Recent Stories

Some of 2016 trends were Pokemon Go and the 100 layer challenge. Looking back on those trends most people may think, “Wow that was stupid why did we even do that?", but that's probably the best type of trend, something to laugh about later on down the road. Along with a new year comes new trends, an...

How Marches Impact History

How Marches Impact History

Monica Williams, Reporter
February 10
Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories

On January 20th the 45th president of the United States, Donald J. Trump, held his highly anticipated inauguration. While his supporters felt a surge of victory, those on the radical left were outraged. Members of Anti-Fascist groups stormed through D.C. breaking windows of fast food restaurants, and e...

Bombs Away, Mr. Trump

Bombs Away, Mr. Trump

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
February 6
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Has there ever been a time in the history of the United States where everyone was happy with the direction the country was going? No; history is rarely new, so that is like asking if everyone today is happy about where the nation is heading. “There has been a general shift throughout history from genera...

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

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

Josh Geden, Reporter
January 30
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...

Food For Thought

Food For Thought

Angela Coppola, Reporter
January 27
Filed under News, Recent Stories, Student Life

Brashier is fortunate enough to have amazing faculty that cares about students opinions and happiness. For example, Mrs. Schockling does a lot of behind the scenes work for student events such as Arts Intercession and finding food vendors for lunch. “I enjoy the vendors for our school lunch a lot better than tr...

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