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Spirit Week Wars

Spirit Week Wars

Ashley Avila, Editor
January 31, 2017
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Friday, January 20th 2017 was when Brashier’s Class of 2017 celebrated their last spirit week. The hallways were all decked out and looking good ready for the judging and the results that would be announced at the pep rally that day.The week started out good with seniors dressing as Hawaiians, Juniors ... Read more »

What Makes a Person Nice

What Makes a Person Nice

Angela Coppola, Reporter
January 20, 2017
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Have you ever stopped and thought about what makes a person nice? In conversations with family or friends, you probably used that adjective before when describing someone. Now, is the person nice because they say please and thank or held the door open for you, or does being nice run deeper than that... Read more »

Starboy Review

Starboy Review

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
January 19, 2017
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Abel (The Weeknd) has come out with a new album, “Starboy”. The album was brought to light shortly after his break up with Bella Hadid, a Victoria’s Secret model. Bella and Abel had been dating for more than a year, and their breakup was a complete to shock to many. Critics wondered if their sudde... Read more »

Do Sentient Cars Dream Of Diesel Sheep?

Do Sentient Cars Dream Of Diesel Sheep?

Josh Geden, Reporter
January 18, 2017
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What does it mean to be alive? Questions such as this are one the many visions conjured by the Pixar movie series, Cars. Released in 2006, the first in the metaphysical saga introduced us to sentient vehicles. The movie, while groundbreaking, also introduced numerous philosophical questions. For exam... Read more »

Got Milk?

Got Milk?

Robin Conner, Reporter
January 17, 2017
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“Drink your milk so you can have strong bones!” This is one of the many things everyone has been told since childhood. Although there are plenty of healthy humans not drinking milk, America has been brainwashed into thinking that milk is the best thing to drink to be healthy. This claim is false... Read more »

Senior Project Dread

Senior Project Dread

Maya Roberts, Reporter
January 13, 2017
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As a Senior at Brashier, we have to take senior project, which sounds like a death sentence. The universal dread that is associated with this class pretty much turns off everyone from the get go. By this, I mean that most people seem to have a preconceived notion that senior project is going to be t... Read more »

Not Gifted at Presents

Not Gifted at Presents

Robin Conner, Reporter
December 15, 2016
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Everyone has gotten at least one Christmas present they don’t want whether that gift was a  goofy christmas sweater, a useless electronic, or just something that is not your taste. Presents can be a year round occurrence, but it seems like the worst ones are given at Christmas time. Although the th... Read more »

Are We All In This Together?

Are We All In This Together?

Lauren Martin, Reporter
December 13, 2016
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Each year more hopeful students flood into Brashier with  high or low expectations on how their four years will turn out. High School can be a scary place, and even though the movies portray high school in a way where there is always a happy ending, there is no guarantee that is true. What does this lo... Read more »

We Can Count on Jill Stein

We Can Count on Jill Stein

Meghan Pennington, Reporter
December 12, 2016
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Many people found themselves upset, angry, and sometimes confused over the results of the recent election, with some pointing their fingers at tampering or hacking the vote or miscounts. Jill Stein, former candidate for president from the Green Party, has created a fundraiser meant to protect election integri... Read more »

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... Read more »

Carolina Catching Fire

Carolina Catching Fire

Angela, Reporter
December 6, 2016
Filed under Events, Feature Page, feature picture, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

Recently there has been an untamable Forest Fire in the mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee. The forest fires have been rapidly spreading to bordering states like Tennessee . According to the National Interagency Fire Center, in 2015 alone there have been 68,151 Wildfires and 10,125,149 acres ... Read more »

Immigrants Make America Great

Immigrants Make America Great

Monica Williams, Reporter
December 2, 2016
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Recently in the media, immigration has become a very common topic. When president-elect Donald Trump first debuted his campaign, he said things about immigrants that were very offensive to people. Trump claimed that people from Mexico bring over "drugs and rapists." "I think Trump's statements have increased f... Read more »

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