DIY Autumn Candle

DIY Autumn Candle

Jenny Cubas, News/Front Page Editor

September 28, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With the beginning of fall already here, why not make yourself a cute candle to keep your room smelling nice throughout the season.   The materials you will need are: Mod Podge                                 Mason Jars Leaves (fake or real) Sponge brush or regular painting brush Rafia (strands of hay-like straw) Tealight Lighter or matches       ...

Famous BCCHS Patriot Alumni

Famous BCCHS Patriot Alumni

Tyeson Williams, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

There have been many alumni groups but none have been like Birmingham's. Here are four notable stars that have attended Birmingham.           Sally Ride was born on May 26, 1951 in Los Angeles , CA. She attended Portola Middle School as a teenager and eventua...

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Movie Review

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Movie Review

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

September 15, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The newest edition to the Mission: Impossible series was full of action and multiple exciting plot twists. There is also of course a love interest in the movie, Ilsa Faust who is played by Rebecca Ferguson. Tom Cruise’s character, Ethan Hunt is chasing Ilsa throughout the movie to determine if they ...

Straight Outta Records

Straight Outta Records

Samuel Gerstein, Arts & Entertainment Editor

September 10, 2015


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The world’s most dangerous group now has the world’s most grossing biopic. F. Gary Gary’s box office smash has opened the eyes of a multitude of people, not only in America but around the world. Raking in over $150 million thus far is a record breaking feat for the cast and crew of this film.   ...

May Horoscope

May Horoscope

Valerie Olas, Staff Writer

May 22, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Taurus (April 21 – May 21) All your mental activity will be intensely personal and subjective. You are mostly cheerful in your approach to others, and perhaps somewhat intellectual this month. As a result, blossoming  friendships will come to you, giving pleasure, inspiration and ideas. This month, you are most attracted to wit and cheerfulness. Gemini (May 22 – June...

Best Stand Up Comedians of All Time

Best Stand Up Comedians of All Time

Dana Nuqui, Student Life Editor

May 22, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Robin Williams was one of the greatest American actors and comedians of our time, who was best known for his roles in Popeye, Mrs. Doubtfire, Good Will Hunting, Jumanji, Night of the Museum and many more. His charismatic character and witty attracted thousands of fans from all over the world. Wi...

Fast and Furious 7 Review

Fast and Furious 7 Review

Jallon Williams, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2015


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Furious 7, was released Friday April 3, 2015. The movie was the seventh installment in the Fast and Furious series. The movie starred Dwyane Johnson, Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker. Furious 7 is dominating the box offices, and is the fastest movie in history to mak...

Coachella 2015 Doesn’t Disappoint

Coachella 2015 Doesn’t Disappoint

Kai Evans, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2015


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Coachella 2015 was an experience of a lifetime. The 280 acre field was filled with over 579,000 people all enjoying the activities that Coachella set up for them. Once inside the venue, there are seven stages located within: the Gobi, Mojave, Coachella, Sahara, Outdoor and Yuma. Over 200 artists perform...

DIY bamboo wind chimes

DIY bamboo wind chimes

Maariyah Ford, Art &Entertainment Editor

April 27, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Ingredients: bamboo pole( 3 inches long) 6 reeds( or 3-6 twigs) Reeds are tall, slender- leaved plant of grass family that grows in water or on marshy  ground. twine or string Embellishments Hot glue Handsaw drill with small bit Directions: 1.)  Cut your bamboo into 5 pieces...

The Longest Ride Movie Review

The Longest Ride Movie Review

Maariyah Ford, Art & Entertainment Editor

April 21, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Longest Ride is another best-selling book turned into film written by Nicholas Sparks, who also wrote The Notebook, and was released in theaters on April 10,2015. The movie is centered around a champion bull rider named Luke Collins (Scott Eastwood) and a college student named Sophia(Britt Robe...

Foods You Should Try From All Around the World

Foods You Should Try From All Around the World

Dana Nuqui, Student Life Editor

April 15, 2015


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All throughout the world, we celebrate diversity by accepting the unique beliefs and customs each person has. It's true that we may have differences, but it has always been said that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach. No matter the nationality, our one common language is food. J...

April Horoscopes

April Horoscopes

Valerie Olas, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Aries (March 21 - April 20) It might be a good time to make a thorough run through of who you are; an honest assessment of your face, figure, health and assets and seek improvement on what is necessary.  You’ll need to establish good working relationships with your peers and loved one. It’s ...

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