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Bargain Box Ships Out

December 17, 2018

 Bargain Box, a decades-old Cameron Village thrift store, recently announced that it was closing its doors.   Bargain Box is situated in Cameron Village shopping center, less than a mile from ...

Netflix and Chills

Netflix and Chills

October 3, 2018

  For the month of October, Netflix has come up with a section for the spooky season: “Netflix and Chills." All scary movies and television shows will be available in this section to narrow down ...

Summing up the Summer

Jackson Pace, Online Editor

September 25, 2018

Summer 2018 will go down as one of the bests to many students, teachers, and everyone all across the world. For three months, school was out and everyone was taking advantage of the warm, sunny weather and got to lay at the pool, travel with their family, or hang out with friends   Many people took the break to travel with their families all across North Carolina.   “I hiked on the Grandfather Mountain Trail w...

A Man of Many Talents

A Man of Many Talents

March 20, 2018

   Students know Jeffrey Jude as their health sciences teacher but many don’t realize that he juggles a busy schedule as a registered nurse and a funeral director as well.   He first became ...

Spotlight on Students: PHLUPHY

Spotlight on Students: PHLUPHY

March 14, 2018

   You may be wondering, what is PHLUPHY? PHLUPHY (pronounced: fluffy) is a psychedelic rock band based in Raleigh.   The band consists of five aspiring musicians, four of whom attend Broughto...

Out with the old, in with the cold

Jayla Cardin, Reporter

February 7, 2018

What’s in fashion this winter? Find out here. WOMEN Whip out your North Face this winter. Not only are ski jackets good for the weather because most styles are lightweight, they are cute paired with jeans and boots. Why just settle for long sleeves, when you can have sleeves that extend past your fingertips? The perfect alternative to gloves, the extra-long sleeve could be casual paired with jeans and winter boots....

High school: Movies vs. Reality

Camryn Darragh, Photo Editor

February 7, 2018

All high schoolers can recall the summer before their freshman year, when even the most confident young teenager would get nervous just thinking about the upcoming school year. The movies they had seen showed high school cliques, drama, and Regina Georges. At the same time, visions of letter jackets and football games, the whole high school experience, danced in the back of every 14 year old’s mind. We all now know that...

Students unite

Anita Hallberg

February 7, 2018

With over 50 student-run organizations, Broughton has a club for everyone - no matter the interest or the activity. Beginning with the annual club fair in September, fresh, new groups join the old at the picnic area booths. Some wither out, either due to dithering leadership and poor planning, or simply a lack of interest and commitment. Others stay, and transform from a few nervous leaders and curious members into a reputable...

Don’t accuse, just excuse

Cate Brewer and Lucy Krueger

February 7, 2018

Life happens. There are always going to be times when students forget to do their homework or are running a little late for a class. But what absurd excuses do students make up for these things? There’s the typical “My dog ate my homework” excuse, but with it being such a known justification, students have to get a more creative. It starts off simple. There’s the classic “hoarse throat” story to get out of having...

Anxiety affects more high schoolers than you think

Lawson Faulkner, Reporter

February 7, 2018

What exactly is anxiety? Sure, everyone knows those familiar feelings. For some, it’s the swaths of butterflies fluttering around in one’s stomach when a big term paper is due or a test is next period. For others, it could very well be the ever present trickle of sweat and light headed feeling that comes with meeting new people or talking to a crush. Queasiness, panic, worry, fear, anguish, headaches, terror. These are...

Can you count on Bitcoin?

Liam Barton, Reporter

February 7, 2018

Very intriguing, very confusing, seems illegal but actually is not, are all common descriptions of Bitcoin. This “cryptocurrency,” or digital asset, is catching a lot of buzz lately as it continues to skyrocket in value. Crazy statistics have surfaced saying that if you had put $100 in Bitcoin seven years ago, you’d have over $140 million today. How could anyone have known though? It seemed like such a scam back then....

Cheap gift ideas

Cheap gift ideas

December 12, 2017

   As the holidays approach, many students and their families are quickly realizing the “most wonderful time of the year” is actually the “most expensive time of the year.” Fortunately, I, an...