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Livin’ Like Lizzo

Livin’ Like Lizzo

Savannah Garrison, Reporter

October 17, 2019

“I know he did you wrong, we can make it right, So go and let it all hang out tonight” are some of the empowering lyrics in one of Lizzo’s newest and popular songs, “Good As Hell”. Fans everywhere are feeling encouraged by rising music artist Lizzo, her newest album, and her bold and compell...

High School Not-So-Musical

High School Not-So-Musical

Sarah Neal, Reporter

October 9, 2019

High school. A place where we all get together, five days a week, to figure out this thing we call life. We make friends, and we find ourselves.  Actually, no. High school isn’t like that at all. Hundreds to thousands of sleep-deprived students gather in a building with only two windows to learn about the...

It’s My OCD…

It’s My OCD…

Savannah Garrison, Reporter

October 8, 2019

As a kid, you may have heard the song "My OCD" by Rhett & Link of Good Mythical Morning. The video depicts a young man who goes to therapy for OCD and cannot control his impulses to organize the things he is given and shown. But what exactly is OCD? And how is it different than perfectionism? “P...

Watch.

Watch.

Alia Abbas, Reporter

October 7, 2019

Billie Eilish is known among the popular majority as an idol, a successful 17-year-old prodigy, an award-winning artist, record-breaking streams, an original writer, and an influencer with 32.5 million followers. However, little do people know that she has been contradicting that very identity as she pursu...

The Rise, The Fall, and The Redemption of Halo

The Rise, The Fall, and The Redemption of Halo

Alexander Gray, Reporter

October 4, 2019

In 1999, the world was introduced to Bungie game studio’s latest creation: Halo. They didn’t know it then, but they would start a cultural phenomenon that is still popular to this day. However in 2007, Bungie and Microsoft announced they would be parting ways and Microsoft would retain the Halo ...

Pick your stress: College or High School

Pick your stress: College or High School

Madison Crumpton, Reporter

October 3, 2019

College and high school can both be very stressful atmospheres for students, and Brashier students get to experience both at the same time. Dual enrollment courses during high school are extremely beneficial and important for every enrolled student's future, but is the workload and pressure of both high s...

VSKSKCO Girls

VSKSKCO Girls

Allie Weber, Reporter

October 2, 2019

VSCO, a social media platform used to post and edit photos, has blown up over the past year;  the popular app can be found on almost every teenager’s phone, which in turn, combines all of the popular trends so they end up in one place. Hydroflasks, Jeeps, puka shell jewelry, and environmentally-friend...

Equal Pay for Superior Play

Equal Pay for Superior Play

Alaina Haylock, Reporter

September 30, 2019

This summer at the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT) won for the fourth time since the start of the Women’s World Cup in 1991. On the ninth of July 2019, the American team reigned in another world cup, making the United States the country with the most FIFA Women’s World Cup wins. Their 2-0 win against the Netherlands left th...

Stealing the Show

Stealing the Show

Clara Cianfarano, Reporter

September 27, 2019

Twenty-two year old America’s Got Talent contestant Kodi Lee has stolen the hearts of the nation with his musical talents. He was born with optic nerve hypoplasia, which caused him to go legally blind at three months old, and he was also diagnosed with autism at age four. However, neither of these ob...

Every Summer has a Story

Every Summer has a Story

Emily Fleming, Reporter

September 25, 2019

We Were on a Break?!

We Were on a Break?!

Allie Weber, Reporter

May 31, 2019

The 90s sitcom Friends contains a plethora of hilarious and witty quotes, but the line “We were on a break!” said by the show’s resident nerd, Ross, is undoubtedly the most famous one. It is constantly mentioned throughout the ten seasons, which always brings the audience’s attention back to t...

Sister Scandal Story

Sister Scandal Story

Grace Daniel, Reporter

May 24, 2019

Not too long ago, James Charles was regarded as one of the most impressive beauty influencers and successful young people of this generation. From his millions of Instagram followers, YouTube subscribers, and international fans, James Charles had quickly become one of the most popular celebrities in...

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