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Crimson Star Band Heading To Competition

Crimson Star Band Heading To Competition

Grayson Roper, Fine Arts Correspondent September 22, 2022

On Tuesday, Brookwood’s very own Crimson Star Band traveled for an exhibition at Crimson Cavalcade at Tuscaloosa County High School. Crimson Cavalcade was a non-competitive exhibition of bands in which...

What Is So Fun About Fear?

What Is So Fun About Fear?

Gracie Green, Editor-in-Chief September 21, 2022

Fear is the unpleasant feeling of danger or feeling threatened.  So why do people watch scary movies, go to haunted houses, and ride roller-coasters? Why is there one night every year when people all...

Brookwood High School’s Crimson Star Band

Crimson Star Band To Travel To Crimson Cavalcade

Grayson Roper, Fine Arts Correspondent September 19, 2022

     For over a decade the University of Alabama‘s Million Dollar Band has hosted an event known as Crimson Calvacade. This year is the 11th annual event. Crimson cavalcade is a non-competitive exhibition...

Top Five Teenage Self-Discovery Books

Top Five Teenage Self-Discovery Books

Gracie Green September 16, 2022

1. Heroine by Mindy McGinnis Heroine is a whirlwind story about a high school student, Mickey Catalan. Mickey is an all star catcher for her school softball team and is destined for a bright future...

Suicide Awareness

Gracie Green September 14, 2022

Statistics: Suicide, as defined by Mayo Clinic, is the act of taking one's own life. Globally, eight-hundred thousand people die each year from suicide and it is the second leading cause of death for...

Billy Joe Young Jersey Comes Out of Retirment after 70 years

Billy Joe Young Jersey Comes Out of Retirment after 70 years

Gracie Green September 14, 2022

In 1951, Billy Joe Young was a freshman running back on the football team at Brookwood High School. On October 27th, in a game against Thompson High School, Young was injured and paralyzed from the neck...

Brookwood Alumni Open New Floral Shop

Brookwood Alumni Open New Floral Shop

Gracie Green August 31, 2022

Brookwood Alumni, Kaitlyn Mahan and Abby Bentley, have recently opened a local flower shop, Penny's Petals, in Brookwood. The two graduated from Brookwood High School in 2020 and both left Brookwood...

Brookwood Students Found Career Assistance Organization

Brookwood Students Found Career Assistance Organization

Kendall Smith August 22, 2022

Over the summer of 2022 Tia McGuffie, Matthew Waldrop, Ryan Hodges, and Alex Kimbrell were nominated to participate at the STEM SEA program at the University of Alabama, where they stayed on campus...

Brookwood Town Council Welcomes Back Returning Member

Brookwood Town Council Welcomes Back Returning Member

Gracie Green August 22, 2022

After running for council member in fall of 2019, Forrest Hudson stepped down on July 19th of 2022. As of Tuesday, August 16th, Brookwood Town Council welcomes back a previous member. Councilman Allen...

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Sample Student, Sports Editor April 17, 2022

There are two ways to add a photo to a story in WordPress.  One is to set the photo as a Featured Image for the story, and the other is to insert the photo into the body of the story’s text.  Your...

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Sample Student, News Editor April 17, 2022

This area at the top of the homepage is called the Home Top Story & Showcase Area. You can use this space to showcase your top stories. You have two options for this area: displaying a single Top...

Design your site to fit your publications style

Design your site to fit your publication’s style

Sample Student April 17, 2022

The SNO Framework is built around the idea of giving site owners complete flexibility with easy to customize options for every aspect of their sites. The SNO Design Options page, available under the...

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