The Hi-Times

The Hi-Times

Sweet 16 for Teacher of the Year

John McCain and Will Davidson, Head Editors

January 6, 2015

Filed under Features

English teacher Richard Matkins is the 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. Matkins is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill and earned his master’s degree at UNC- Greensboro. He has taught a broad spec- trum of Broughton students and classes over his 16 years, including IB English 12, Eng- lish 9, ESL Sheltered English 9, and Success Maker. “It was a vote of the staff; everyone had an opportunity to decide who was a gre...

Never Stop Exploring

Never Stop Exploring

December 11, 2014

Alex Honnold and Cedar Wright take the ultimate risks and undertake the most rigorous challenges in the world of rock climbing. Supported by sponsor, The Great Outdoor Provision Company, Honnold and Cedar...

Alum turns from acting to juicing

Alum turns from acting to juicing

November 20, 2014

“One Tree Hill,” “Transformers,” and “Chrystal” are all productions that alumnus Colin Fickes has acted in. Fickes graduated from Broughton in 1998 to pursue a career in acting and film prod...

Jazz player tunes up the Triangle

Jazz player tunes up the Triangle

Ella Webster, Reporter

November 5, 2014

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

In addition to making good grades and being involved in the Broughton Jazz Band, junior Annie Bennett has the extraordinary nighttime job of playing jazz gigs downtown during the week. She is not the ...

Math teacher measures out desserts for students, teachers

Hayden Hemphill, Managing editor

November 5, 2014

Filed under Features

Ever wonder what teachers do in their free time? When math teacher Jodie Kinkaid isn’t grading tests and writing lesson plans, she whips it up in the kitchen. Kinkaid has been a teacher at Broughton for ten years. She teaches Advanced Functions and Modeling and Common Core I. Decorated cut out cookies and cake with lots of icing are her forte. Kinkaid first began baking with her mother when she was young because...

Caps come home

Caps come home

October 5, 2014

The homecoming pep rally on October 3rd was full of spirit. The skit competition started off with a bang. The freshman skit was unique and witty, earning them third place. The sophomores snagged a...

Spirit Week

Spirit Week

Ella Webster, Reporter

October 1, 2014

Filed under Features

It is halfway through homecoming week at Broughton, and buzz and excitement for the football game Friday against Leesville is building up. Patriotic Monday, Tourist Tuesday, and Wacky Tacky Wednesday...

Caps Kickstart 2014-2015 School Year

Caps Kickstart 2014-2015 School Year

Will Davison and John McCain, Head Editors

September 8, 2014

Filed under Features

The bells have rung and classes have started signaling the beginning of the 85th year of Broughton High School’s existence with 2,100 students, 23 new staff members and a number of new policies. For new studen...

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