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Weighing the Options

Weighing the Options

Alexis Burch, Writer

February 24, 2016

It is simple: college is not for everybody. Before students make the decision to go or not, they must be aware of all options available.   In some cases, with students like sophomore Clay Campbell, real life experiences outweigh traditional textbook learning. “I am ready to start my life,”...

If Students Graded Teachers

If Students Graded Teachers

February 18, 2016

At the end of every semester, students begin to rely on espresso shots and late nights. It is the semiannual time of year where grades are on the verge of being due, and there never fails to be that one grade that needs to be lifted by a point or two. Students are evaluated by teachers, but teachers...

Students’ Take on Black History Month

Students’ Take on Black History Month

Bella Castro, Writer

February 17, 2016

Black History Month is the annual celebration of African American achievements throughout U.S. history. Black History Month is observed the whole month of February and it is also celebrated in Canada and the United Kingdom. There are parades, ceremonies and other events to bring awareness to the Afri...

Carnahan and Clinton

Carnahan and Clinton

Spencer Shreeve, Print Editor

January 26, 2016

The chances of meeting a former U.S. president may be slim, but through the Clinton Foundation “Ideas Matter” Essay Contest, senior Drew Carnahan had the opportunity to stand side by side with Bill Clinton. “My 11th grade AP Lang teacher [Tim] Sisk gave me the scholarship,” Carnahan said. ...

Connection with Literature

Connection with Literature

Alyssa Jones

January 25, 2016

Books have a way of changing people’s lives,either by altering their way of thinking or becoming a part of their daily routine. Picking up a book is more than a way to pass time; it holds a strong importance for people such as Anna Wolff. “[Reading] is a part of my everyday life,” junior Anna...

Talent Show Tryouts: Who? Where? When?

Talent Show Tryouts: Who? Where? When?

Bella Castro, Writer

January 25, 2016

The school talent show tryouts are taking place in Love Auditorium on January 30, 2016.  Numerous students will be giving their all at tryouts, in order to receive the chance to perform in front of their student body on March 18, 2016. Senior, Emma Barnes is singing in the talent show tryouts. She ...

Humans Of BHS: Ben Bell and Seth Shepard

Humans Of BHS: Ben Bell and Seth Shepard

Edith Garcia

December 4, 2015

From the start, humans have always been fascinated by putting things together and making them work, from the creation of the wheel to the creation of the first automobile. Juniors Ben Bell, Seth Shepard, and their vintage Ford Mustangs are evidence of this fascination. “We both restored our cars,”...

Top Secrets

Top Secrets

Wenjie Zhu

December 3, 2015

Advice from "Top Ranked" Seniors ...

Students Not Just Thankful for Turkeys

Students Not Just Thankful for Turkeys

Abby Hagner, Writer

November 30, 2015

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Master of Disguise

Master of Disguise

Sarah Graham, Writer

November 20, 2015

Every morning, sophomore Kristy Dawson brushes her teeth, eats her usual biscuit with butter and squeezes a wig cap over her head to prepare for one of her fifteen wigs to fit over it. For Dawson, every outfit is a new experiment. She decorates herself in a multitude of colors, accessorizing with wigs co...

Growing to Give

Growing to Give

Blair Rolston, Writer

November 20, 2015

One small decision is all it takes to have a lasting effect on another person’s life. Sophomore Gabriel Binns reached out to others by donating his hair.   “A girl in my second period class donated about 22 inches, and that gave me the idea,” Binns said. “I already had long hair and I th...

Humans of BHS: Kaelob Lee

Humans of BHS: Kaelob Lee

Edith Garcia

November 6, 2015

Every year, a new class of seniors emerges in the halls, eager to take down the final year of high school and count down the days until they walk across the stage at graduation. It is the final year that counts. It is the year to take every aspect of one’s future into consideration and every...