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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...

A Laughing Matter

A Laughing Matter

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
December 9, 2016
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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
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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. ...

Ghosting: I Just Fade Away

Ghosting: I Just Fade Away

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
December 7, 2016
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Ghosting has become a social phenomenon in the lives of young people. Ghosting is basically ending all communication with someone abruptly, in hopes that they will “get the hint” and leave you alone. “Ghosting is when you finesse someone after they ask you a question or send you something [b...

Carolina Catching Fire

Carolina Catching Fire

Angela, Reporter
December 6, 2016
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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 ...

Education Needs a Reformation

Education Needs a Reformation

Josh Geden, Reporter
December 5, 2016
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At one point in everyone’s life, they were a student. In the United States, school is an integral part of children’s lives. Who their friends are, what they want to be when they grow up, and ultimately who they become is largely influenced by the place where they spend at least seven hours a day, fiv...

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...

Coach McAnelly Fight Up Hill Battles

Coach McAnelly Fight Up Hill Battles

Angela Coppola, Reporter
December 1, 2016
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The will for humans to succeed is a remarkable thing. They are so strong to begin with and even stronger when tested. Life is in constant change so people are doomed to encounter challenges, but what you do when you are challenged is important. Do you surrender to your challenge or do you keep your h...

LGBT, As Seen On T.V.

LGBT, As Seen On T.V.

Josh Geden, Reporter
November 30, 2016
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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...

When Should Christmas Start?

When Should Christmas Start?

Robin Conner, Reporter
November 29, 2016
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It is the crack of dawn on November first and the Christmas Music has already started to play. The Christmas season is heralded as the best season of the year. The overall mood is warm, cozy, and loving. Who wouldn’t want this season to start as early as possible? As it turns out, a lot of people wa...

Marriage and the Trap

Marriage and the Trap

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
November 28, 2016
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Marriage is a topic of discussion between couples and friends. Some teenagers look forward to marriage while some distest the entire concept. Life experiences change how people view marriage and whether they look forward to it or not. Many people have a preconception of marriage based on how marriage ...

The 45th President

The 45th President

Lauren Martin, Reporter
November 22, 2016
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On the night of November 8th, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sat back and watched as the fate of this country was being decided by millions of voters around the country. The run for president was concluded by Trump being named the 45th president of the United States. Trump won 290 electoral votes, ...

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