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Foundations for Women

Foundations for Women

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
October 27, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Make-up is a big factor in a girl’s life. It enhances beauty and makes women feel good. Brands like Marc Jacobs, Born This Way, and Giorgio Armani have limited shades for foundations. Many of their shades are variations of fair skin tones, with two or three dark skin tones. There may be various ton...

Should Gap Years Come to the U.S.?

Should Gap Years Come to the U.S.?

Robin Conner, Reporter
October 26, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life, Top Stories

Once Christmas is over, seniors everywhere will be looking forward to their last semester of high school. Once Graduation is over, they will get a summer break before heading to a new school to repeat the cycle over again. However in places like Great Britain, it is completely normal for a recently graduated...

Dig Pink Takes Down Breast Cancer

Dig Pink Takes Down Breast Cancer

Lauren Martin, Reporter
October 25, 2016
Filed under News, Recent Stories, Sports, Sports News, Top Stories

Last week, Dig Pink brought several days of events to Brashier. After raising over four-thousand dollars for breast cancer, it was obvious that Dig Pink made a huge impact on the school and the association the money  goes towards. Dig pink goes towards the largely known, Side-Out Foundation. The Side-O...

A History of Intervention

A History of Intervention

Josh Geden, Reporter
October 24, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

The United States has a history of intervening in foreign affairs that dates back to the First Barbary War in 1805. Today, the U.S. is currently a part of the civil war in Syria and numerous other countries in the Middle East. “I think we have a responsibility to help those that are less fortunate tha...

Pawns Of Religion

Pawns Of Religion

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
October 20, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

  The world is constantly in a state of tension. The most recent tension is only another iteration of an endless debate covering divisive worldviews about politics, social issues, and religion. “Great wars caused by non compromise can be traced all the way back to the Crusades and before. ...

Tips on Strategic Note Taking

Tips on Strategic Note Taking

Lindsey Jester, Co-Head Editor
October 17, 2016
Filed under Blogs, Feature Page, Recent Stories, School Tips, Student Life, Top Stories

In this week’s blog, I want to touch on the subject of successful and strategic note taking. In order to pass tests, understand course content, and correctly do your homework, you have to have solid notes to base your work off of. If your notes have false information, and you study that wrong information,...

Bengals Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Bengals Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Meghan Pennington, Reporter
October 13, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Sports News, Student Life, Top Stories

The start of October doesn’t just mean getting ready for Halloween, it also means the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In honor of this, Brashier’s volleyball team has started their annual fundraiser, Dig Pink, with many sales and activities available for students to get involved with to help th...

The New Zodiac

The New Zodiac

Robin Conner, Reporter
October 12, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

From newborn babies to the elderly, everyone has a zodiac sign. Some think Astrology and Zodiac signs can predict the future, while others believe it is all just a big joke. While no one can prove any of this, it still doesn’t stop people from reading their horoscopes. These signs claim to tell the c...

The Forgotten Faces of Brashier Volleyball

The Forgotten Faces of Brashier Volleyball

Lauren Martin, Reporter
October 10, 2016
Filed under News, Recent Stories, Sports News, Top Stories

Brashier’s volleyball is one of the most competitive sports at Brashier. All of the girls on the team  pare a true representations of outstanding athletes and team players. Students can look at these girls and see the pure talent, but do these students notice the people behind the scenes? The ones tha...

The Unknown Candidate

The Unknown Candidate

Josh Geden, Reporter
October 7, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, New Trends, News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, these two names that have been at the forefront of the American news since both declared their intent to run for president over a year ago. Both have successfully claimed the nominations of their party and now the two are focusing on the general election. However, ther...

Bring Out the Big Guns

Bring Out the Big Guns

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
October 6, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Last week, a teen was accused of killing his father prior to arriving at Townville Elementary School, where he shot two children and a teacher before being subdued by unarmed 30-year-old veteran of Townsville Fire Department, Jamie Brock. One of the children, Jacob Hall, recently passed away after b...

Retiring The 44th

Retiring The 44th

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
October 5, 2016
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

Politicians, the elected leaders of the United States, show how divided Americans are in their opinions. After eight years, the hotly debated leader who has most separated popular opinion must say farewell to the White House. “It feels like the only thing that is talked about is what Obama is doing ...

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