Finding a roommate

Finding a roommate

May 4, 2017

Hi, I’m Reed.  This was the first line of my roommate Facebook post, life ad, dating profile, or whatever you may call it.   I’ve never been more stressed about any high school writing...

Top 10 Viral Dance Videos

Stuart Holmes, Entertainment Editor

February 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  Every year, new viral dances sweep the nation for a couple of months. Most fizzle out but some are immortalized forever. When adults think of dances they may think of the electric slide or the twist. Here, I highlight some of the best dances of the younger generation’s childhood, and some that are generally new to most people. These are all subjective of course, but not many people can argue that all of these...

Best Dance at Broughton

Jack Covington, Caps Confer Editor

February 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

We have three dances, all a great amount of fun, but if it were narrowed down to just only have one dance, which would you choose. Starting in the first quarter we have the Sadie Hawkins dance. Some may say Sadie Hawkins is the most fun. Sadie Hawkins is a laid back dance. No need for the boys to go out and be forced to find a tuxedo, bowtie, and cummerbund. “It is my favorite because I can just go in my closet and wear...

Should school start later?

Regan Curtis, News Editor

February 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Sleep-deprived, caffeine-dependent balls of stress. We snooze in class, doze off during homework, and sleep in past noon on weekends. These are the words that describe the stereotypical modern teenager. With sleep deprivation becoming more prevalent among teens thanks to early school start times, this stereotype is only becoming more accurate. I feel the effects of Broughton’s 7:25 a.m. start time every day. Over time...

Perfect presents

Stuart Holmes, Entertainment Editor

December 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Ho Ho Ho! It’s the most wonderful time of the year again. With the Christmas season back in town it is time to talk about my personal favorite topic, Christmas gifts. While these gifts differ from grade to grade, person to person, something almost everyone can agree on is that there is nothing better than coming downstairs to see that Santa Claus has taken a bite of your cookies, drinken your milk, and left you a few presen...

Seal the deal with creative “QOHprosal”

Seal the deal with creative “QOHprosal”

February 3, 2016

   With Queen of Hearts quickly approaching, the typical Broughton student’s Instagram feed is filled with creative posters, food items, and other creative ways guys have asked girls to QOH.  ...

Top ten books we’re required to read

Ryan Haar and Will Beasley, Head Editors

October 19, 2015

Filed under Opinion

  The Great Gatsby   Who doesn’t love the fascinating life of Jay Gatsby?   To Kill A Mockingbird   Why can’t every man be like Atticus Finch? This book makes you want to take a step back in time.   Night   A realistic depiction of Holocaust life for a Jew.   The Catcher in the Rye   Oh, Holden. Hell hath no fury like a Sally Ha...

Body image controlling too many teens

Body image controlling too many teens

Kelly Ann Evans, Photo Editor

February 3, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Paleo, South Beach, liquid diet, detox diet, no carb, military diet, and so on. In modern times, media has projected an image of the perfect body so much that many young girls and teenagers try their best...

#YesAllWomen

#YesAllWomen

September 22, 2014

It is no secret that there is no love for Broughton’s dress code. Each year as the days grow warmer, the same battles are rekindled between teachers and students. In the style of the fashion, the...

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