2018 November Issue

November 20, 2018

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Courtesy of Mike Legeros

New Fire Station Has Community Ablaze

October 17, 2018

  Fire Station 6, on the corner of Oberlin and Fairview, has been an integral part of protecting homes in the Five Points and Oberlin neighborhoods since 1949. That is, until summer of 2017, when it w...

Assistant teacher discusses Ethiopian upbringing

February 22, 2016

In a Third World country that ranks as the ninth poorest country in the world, the odds of making it to the United States are low.    One year after applying for the Diversity Visa Lottery, teacher assistant Geneme Demissie received a congratulation letter that granted him and his family a visa to the United States in 2001.   Growing up in Ethiopia, there were very few job opportunities.    During Demissie’s time,...

Prom preview

Ella Webster, Reporter

April 22, 2015

Broughton will host its prom on Saturday, April 25 for junior and senior students and their guests. The dance will be held from 9 pm to midnight and will be put on by the junior class. This year, the theme of prom is Arabian Nights. The dance will include Middle Eastern styled decorations and an Aladdin-like atmosphere. “As a junior class council, we chose the Arabian Nights theme for prom because we thought it would...

Lady Caps continue to roll

Lady Caps continue to roll

February 3, 2015

The Broughton Lady Caps basketball team continues to roll on the basketball court with a 8-2 conference record, 12-6 overall. The Caps have won six games in a row and will face their undefeated rival,...

Jazz player tunes up the Triangle

Jazz player tunes up the Triangle

Ella Webster, Reporter

November 5, 2014

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 ...

Men’s soccer kicks up a storm

Ford Hester, Reporter

November 5, 2014

Men’s soccer is back and better than ever for this year’s fall season. This year the team is led by captains Matt Brickhouse, Chris Vlaholpus, Jack Krueger and Trey Morton and is coached by Nick Wheeler. The team is off to an unprecedented start. They are are first in the conference with a record of 12-1-2. The team has not been at its traditional form the past few seasons, but is looking to return to its historic greatness. “Our...

Simpkins wins volleyball title

Hardy Hogan, Reporter

November 5, 2014

Broughton’s own women’s volleyball star Genna Simpkins took home the USA Volleyball Beach Nationals U16 title this past July with help from her partner, Kylie Grandy, a senior at Wake Forest High School. After qualifying regionally in North Carolina, Simpkins and Grandy made their way to Milwaukee for the USAV Beach Nationals. This was the duos third, and final time playing in Nationals together before Grandy ages out. “My...

Freshman Pizza Party 2014

September 3, 2014