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Teachers’ Salaries: The Ongoing Debate

Teachers’ Salaries: The Ongoing Debate

Grace Daniel, Reporter

October 19, 2017


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In South Carolina, the controversy about teachers’ salaries continues to rage on after years of dispute. Teachers in South Carolina have relatively low salaries compared to other careers, and many people believe that they aren’t paid nearly enough for all the important work they do. Despite constant ...

Body Shaming Breaks Hearts

Body Shaming Breaks Hearts

Lauren Martin, Reporter

May 12, 2017


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As the days pass, it seems that more people are being shamed for their size, genetic or not. Self-esteem is something that a lot of women struggle to obtain in general, but in recent years, it seems that society has failed to realize the actual insecurities that women hold. “Today, girls are c...

The Smaller the School , the Bigger the problem

The Smaller the School , the Bigger the problem

Angela Coppola, Reporter

May 9, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life, Student Musings

I swear that the smaller the school, the bigger the problems. Let's take dating a peer as our example. Dating is a great thing, especially when it works out because you have a partner by your side to support and encourage you (if you're me you just have some really awesome best friends..shout out to...

Coachella Best & Worst

Monica Williams

May 9, 2017


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As always, at the end of April, the famous music festival, Coachella, was held in Indio, California. Although the festival is obviously about celebrating the art of musicians, in past years it has recently become more like an episode of Who Wore It Best? Because of this, I want to share what I think wer...

13 Reasons Why You Should Read This

13 Reasons Why You Should Read This

Angela Coppola, Reporter

May 2, 2017


Filed under Blogs, New Trends, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life

13 Reasons Why was written by Jay Asher in 2007. This book was about a girl, bullied throughout her freshman and sophomore years of high school, whose rape and weak support system led to suicide. This book, like most, became televised and has grown in popularity over these recent months. This TV show wa...

Safety First

Safety First

Angela Coppola, Reporter

May 1, 2017


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Summer is just around the corner, and everyone is daydreaming to be poolside or beach side, but we can't forget the dangers of too much sun exposure.  After the long winter and fall season, everyone just wants to feel the warm rays on their skin, but we must take precautions. Most of the time, we get to the pool and bea...

The Band’s Back Together

The Band’s Back Together

Taylor Thornton, Reporter

April 27, 2017


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On television, we see high school band members that meet each other from a school music group; after all, this an efficient way to meet new people who have similar interests. Unlike most schools, though, Brashier does not have a band or chorus group. Musically inclined students do not have a way to join...

Insensitive or Overlysensitive

Taylor Thornton, Reporter

April 17, 2017


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Today and throughout history, you could be separated by the color of your skin, how much money you have, how smart you are, or how talented you are. The ways people were separated in the past has an impact on the way we live today. Today’s society awards and compliments everyone as a whole, instead of...

Women Hit Too

Women Hit Too

Taylor Thornton, Reporter

March 14, 2017


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Abuse comes in many forms and when we hear the word “abuse” our minds are quick to imagine  a picture of a man abusing a woman. Domestic abuse is not about size, gender, or strength, but about power and control over one’s life. Though men are generally the aggressor, many women partake in abuse as ...

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Josh Geden, Reporter

January 30, 2017


Filed under Events, Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Elton John, John Legend, and Celine Dion; though never actually officially asked, are just some of the artists who refuse to perform for Donald Trump’s inauguration. On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn into office. The new presidential administration was heralded in with performances from some oth...

Starboy and Stargirl

Starboy and Stargirl

Taylor Thornton, Reporter

January 26, 2017


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Celebrities are always in the eye of the public from pointing out a new tattoo to watching their lives unfold on television. The current generation is infatuated with celebrity couples and fawn over who is dating who. The current couple that has all eyes on them is Selena Gomez, former actress turned singer, ...

The World Of ASMR

The World Of ASMR

Robin Conner, Reporter

January 24, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, New Trends, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, or ASMR, is a fairly new phenomena. The birth of this community started in 2007 on Reddit. The community eventually grew into what it is today, a worldwide movement with thousands of people earning a living off of producing ASMR youtube videos. In basic terms, ASMR is t...

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