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Bimini’s Oyster Bar and Sea Food Restaurant Receives Raves

Bimini’s Oyster Bar and Sea Food Restaurant Receives Raves

Jamie Seagrist, Reporter
February 20, 2015
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Bimini's is a seafood restaurant right off of Pelham Road. I have gone to Bimini's two times, and I have had a great experience. The service is great, and considering that Greenville does not have an overwhelming abundance of seafood restaurants, besides a few chains, Bimini’s is one of the best  when...

A Student’s View on Spirit Week

A Student’s View on Spirit Week

Jake Wild, Reporter
February 10, 2015
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From dressing up, to buyouts, to skate night after school, there were plenty of Spirit Week activities to please everyone. I think this spirit week was very exciting and the best one since I have been at Brashier. On Friday, January 23rd, the pep rally introduced the Spirit Week beneficiary, the Down...

Over the Garden Wall Provides “Over the Top” Fun

Over the Garden Wall Provides “Over the Top” Fun

Joseph Calamia, Reporter
January 20, 2015
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Unlike any other animated series, Over the Garden Wall takes viewers into a fantasy world full of chaos and adventure in a matter of minutes.  Over the Garden Wall is the first animated mini series to premiere on Cartoon Network, which  aired from November 3rd to November 7th. The series was created by Adventure Time storyboard artist, Patrick McHale, who introduced Over the Gard...

Taylor Swift Proves the Past Is Always Better with Record 1989

Taylor Swift Proves the Past Is Always Better with Record 1989

Holly Cannady, Editor
November 3, 2014
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Within seconds of listening to the first track of Taylor Swift’s new album, 1989, it is clear that Swift has stepped up her game and evolved as a songwriter.  Swift, born in 1989, made an album that sounds like it’s from the past, with techno sounds and creativity throughout. 1989, Swift’s 5th a...

CounterSpy: A Successful “Moonsaver”

CounterSpy: A Successful “Moonsaver”

Joseph Calamia, Reporter
October 21, 2014
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Forget S.P.E.C.T.R.E’s evil plan James Bond! Wise up Maxwell Smart! Turn that radio to U.N.C.L.E Napoleon Solo! Pay attention to the message Mr. Phelps! This problem won’t self destruct in five seconds. The chief has discovered that the U.S. and the Soviet Union are in a deadly space race to launch...

Does ‘The Giver’ Give Back?

Does ‘The Giver’ Give Back?

Amanda Reeves, Reporter
September 24, 2014
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"The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared." Lois Lowry, The Giver The new movie, The Giver, portrays the struggle of doing just that- sharing memories. Originally written as a book by Lois Lowry in 1993, The Giver took nearly t...

One Strike and You Are Out

One Strike and You Are Out

Destiny Byrd, Co-Editor
September 12, 2014
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Domestic violence is a problem that pegs the nation. Roughly one third of women have been a victim of domestic violence. This festering problem in our nation was brought back to light, after NFL Player Ray Rice was terminated from the Baltimore Ravens team when a video of him knocking out his wife in ...

Last Week Tonight Succeeds at Satire of TV News Shortcomings

Last Week Tonight Succeeds at Satire of TV News Shortcomings

Isaac Abee, Reporter
May 23, 2014
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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is an excellent addition to the growing list of comedy news programs. As Oliver’s new show joins programs such as Comedy Central’s The Daily Show and The Colbert Report, and fellow HBO production Real Time with Bill Maher in their collective criticism of what Amer...

Get Up, Stand Up Play Gets Audience to Their Feet

Get Up, Stand Up Play Gets Audience to Their Feet

Cristal Boyce, Reporter
May 19, 2014
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When I covered the fact that Brashier students were putting on a play  called "Get Up, Stand Up", I was excited about it because the cast members and director were so pumped about the play. The cast made the play sound interesting and exciting, and that’s exactly what it was. When I went to see the p...

Romanticizing Depression

Romanticizing Depression

Amanda Reeves, Reporter
May 16, 2014
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When someone thinks of something romantic, flowers or chocolates are usually the first things to come to mind. People don’t think about a medical condition that sucks the life out of you and prohibits you from living a normal life. They don’t think about depression. In the present, more and more...

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Swings Onto the Big Screen

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Swings Onto the Big Screen

Kylie Singh, Reporter
May 13, 2014
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Amazing! The movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is filled with intense plots, valuable morals, and heart-filled romance. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (directed by Marc Webb) was released into theaters Friday, May 2nd. It may just be the intense graphics or my love for superheroes, but whether you’re like me o...

Rooms of The House Brings Poetry to Life

Rooms of The House Brings Poetry to Life

Monique Dobson, Reporter
April 30, 2014
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Rooms of the House is a ravishing and refreshing album that has lyrics that speak to the soul and appeal to the heart. The post-hardcore band, La Dispute, is the band who created this lovely piece of art. It consist of a series of stories that listeners can visualize and feel as it expresses relatable emotion...

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