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Sleep? What’s That?

Sleep? What’s That?

Chelsea Evangelista, Reporter

January 11, 2018


Filed under On Your Mind, Student Life, Student Musings

High school may be filled with students who are more different than similar, but there’s one thing that most, if not all, have in common: sleep deprivation. Based on an in-school poll, only a third of our students are getting 8-10 hours of sleep every night. The rest are busy shuffling about with r...

It’s Beginning to Sound a Lot Like Christmas

It’s Beginning to Sound a Lot Like Christmas

Grace Daniel, Reporter

December 19, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions

December 25th is approaching quickly, which means those beloved Christmas songs are already taking over radio stations everywhere. The Christmas spirit is beginning to resurface, as are the well-known carols from past Decembers. “I like Christmas music. I love how happy it is. There are a few songs th...

The New Social Trend: Coming Out About Sexual Harassment

The New Social Trend: Coming Out About Sexual Harassment

Hannah Clark, Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under New Trends, News, On Your Mind, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life

Several Weeks ago, sexual harassment allegations publicly erupted against renowned film producer Harvey Weinstein. This created a doorway for many Americans, both men and women, to announce their own allegations against many other influential men, beginning with Hollywood and eventually reaching everyda...

Arts Intercession No More?

Arts Intercession No More?

Chelsea Evangelista, Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life, Student Musings

After winter break, students often take time to adjust from the work-free and relaxed period that they’ve been used to. Getting back into the swing of academics, especially after the long duration of a break, can usually be straining, difficult, and discouraging. “[Arts Intercession] helps us...

Can You Understand This?

Can You Understand This?

Valentina Idarraga, Reporter

November 8, 2017


Filed under About Us, Feature Page, On Your Mind, Student Musings

This school year, a major change has been implemented in our school due to the new school district Brashier Middle College Charter High School is part of. “When we were first founded, the charter school district was receiving only the state portion of funding. Schools in the charter district wer...

Teachers’ Salaries: The Ongoing Debate

Teachers’ Salaries: The Ongoing Debate

Grace Daniel, Reporter

October 19, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories

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


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

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


Filed under Feature Page, feature picture, News, On Your Mind, Photos, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

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


Filed under Blogs, Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories

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


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

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...

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