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Student pursues future in naval academy

February 16, 2018

The end of the semester for all seniors is known to be both exciting and stressful all at once. With applications finally over, we start to get a newer sense of where we may end up this time next year. For some this means university, an internship, a new job or even a gap year abroad. For others, like senior Elliot Johnson, they envision their future enlisting in the army or applying to some form of...

Art or vandalism?

Piper Sloan, Sports Editor
February 13, 2018

A can rattles in the distance, a flick of the wrist and a push of the finger. Paint sprays into the air and suddenly, another artist has added their name to tapestry of their town. Instead of a canvas they use a building, a billboard, a train or a street sign. And just like that an innocent city surface is turned into a crime scene. Legally, graffiti can be defined as any form of writing or drawi...

Motivated senior strongly asserting herself in the acting industry

Claude Brun, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2018

It seems like these days everybody dreams of being an actor at some point in their life. Few have the bravado to actually take a shot at it, and fewer yet have the commitment to stick to it when it starts to get serious, but that’s just what senior Hanna Uselding is doing. Uselding started acting when she was just 6 years old, but stayed primarily on the stage. When she realized she wanted to...

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Motivated senior strongly asserting herself in the acting industry

Claude Brun, Staff Reporter | February 2, 2018

It seems like these days everybody dreams of being an actor at some point in their life. Few have the bravado to actually take a shot at it, and fewer yet have the commitment to stick to it when it starts to get serious, but that’s just what senior Hanna Uselding is doing. Uselding started acting when she was just 6 years old, but stayed primarily on the stage. When she realized she wanted to...

Beavercast Episode 4

Claude Brun, Ian Harvey, and Oscar Zahner | January 24, 2018

January's episode of our monthly podcast. Email bhspodcast@gmail.com for any inquiries about appearing, or any idea suggestions. ...

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