Happy birthday, Earth Day!

Happy birthday, Earth Day!

April 28, 2020

 The year 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the beloved Earth Day, thanks to Senator Gaylord Nelson and a young activist named Denis Hayes. Earth Day began as a teach-in on college campuses cov...

Juggling 101

Photo by John Michael Curtis

John Michael Curtis

March 13, 2020

   Ever seen someone juggling and thought, “Wow, that guy is so cool”? Spoiler alert: we all have thought that. But how can you learn to juggle? I am going to teach you in 15 minutes...

Listen to your heart

Maia Stewart

March 13, 2020

   Fourteen groups for the fourteenth of February made Valentine’s Day extra special here at Broughton. Each performance had its own unique flare with a large range of music styles.     Matthias Reynolds’ and Aiden Reed’s of Guitar Bois played guitars in their rendition of “Accidentally in Love”, and The Spicy Chicken Tenors sang “For the Longest Time” a capella, Pitch Perfect style, wh...

Four Bar Friday

Source: Will Hardesty

Will Hardesty

March 13, 2020

  Fridays are weird days to be in school. Everyone is fired up and excited for the weekend but students want to get class over with so they can have a good start to their hopefully stress-free w...

Activist Greta Thunberg speaks at United Nations Climate Action Summit                                                                                                 Photo by Lucas Jackson/Reuters

The 17-year-old leading the global climate change movement

January 28, 2020

 The new face of the ever-growing climate movement is not someone anyone expected. Greta Thunberg is a 17-year-old Swedish climate activist. Her globally renowned reputation began in August 2018 wh...

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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...