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Herff Jones and Expensive Stones

Herff Jones and Expensive Stones

Ethan Lamont, Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under BMC Students, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

Each school year, a familiar announcement is heard by the students. “Brashier is being visited by a Herff Jones representative today.” Whether you’re a junior or senior, you know the Herff Jones Company as the provider of class rings and graduation supplies. While some value the memories ...

Remembering the First World War

Remembering the First World War

Ashlyn Athey, Reporter

November 10, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Top Stories

Does 11:11 on November 11th ring a bell to you? If not, it’s time you pin a crimson red poppy to your coat and join the World War I Remembrance Day celebration! In Britain and other countries, citizens pin the red flowers to their shirts on November 11th and honor those in their country who lost their lives during World War I....

Forever Young

Forever Young

Ashlyn Athey, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, Halloween, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

“Darling, you look absolutely marvelous.” His sister, Angelica, cried with delight as she pinned a crimson red rose to the pocket of his tweed suit. “Well, what can I say? It’s what the clothing machine picked out for the celebration,” he flashed a toothy grin at her as he attempted to squ...

Road Kill

Road Kill

Hannah Clark, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Halloween, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

The unknown; there is something about it, something that humans obsess with solely because it is…foreign. It’s not like we want to think about it, but when we give our minds the chance, things can go wild. What lies at the end of the dark hallway? What is watching you as you run up your basement...

Behind a Screen

Behind a Screen

Lauren Ervin, Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Halloween, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

After pulling into a parking space in front of my apartment building, I cut off the engine and took a deep breath, trying to calm down after a long shift at work. I had just begun working night shifts at the hospital and my entire body felt weary and tired. Outside, rain began to fall from the dark sky...

Five Stages of Leaf

Five Stages of Leaf

Ethan Lamont, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under Halloween, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

(Best read to Beethoven’s 5th Symphony) The voice rung out in Autumn’s head: “Procrastination will make this a miserable experience.” This was the voice of Brett Fleming; it rung over and over again. The warm Carolinian summer had finally come to an end and the crisp cool fall had started sh...

What’s In a Surname?

What’s In a Surname?

Ethan Lamont, Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under BMC Students, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

Culture is a monumental part of our identities as people. Cultural differences can either be used to highlight our uniqueness or separate us. Last names are very indicative of culture or ethnicity. At Brashier, there is no shortage of diversity in ethnicity and in last names. “My last name is Va...

The Discovery of Socially Complex Octopi

The Discovery of Socially Complex Octopi

Chloe Brown, Reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Could there possibly be a group of human-like octopi lurking within the ocean? “I have not recently read about this specific topic or done any research to know about socially complex octopi. I would, however, like to learn and educate myself about this particular topic. Even though I have not rea...

MasSpec Pen: The Magic Pen

MasSpec Pen: The Magic Pen

Chelsea Evangelista, Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

Cancer, one of the leading causes of mortality around the globe, is quite possibly the most notorious illness known today. Fortunately, many researchers have been actively seeking ways to minimize and decrease these numbers. Scientists from the University of Texas recently developed a device in a form of...

Big Dreams for Bengal Volleyball

Big Dreams for Bengal Volleyball

Liz Simo, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under Events, Sports, Sports News, Student Life, Top Stories

The Brashier volleyball team always strives for greatness. Through the thick and thin of this season, the team has endured summer conditioning, endless hours of training, and several games. Getting to the top of their region this year will be tough, but the girls are determined. Together, the girls know...

What Makes a Team Lose?

What Makes a Team Lose?

Chris Calamia, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Sports, Sports News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Between all sports, each fan shares a mutual distaste for their favorite team taking a loss. Whether your team is on a hot winning streak that was suddenly upset by an underdog, or in an unfortunate rebuilding phase and losing game after game, the heartbreaking sentiment is constant among all fans. How...

Standardized Testing

Standardized Testing

Rachel Etwaru, Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under Events, Feature Page, Student Life, Top Stories

In the recent ACT scores released, Brashier Middle College Charter High School had the highest ACT composite score in the Greenville County School District. Standardized testing is a major aspect of American society today that determines our tomorrow. They determine what college we get into, what schol...

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