A Rockin’ Christmas

Sydnee Harrison, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017

The 60’s through late 90’s was a time of hard rock and roll and grunge mixed in with punk rock and little bit of alternative. Music at that time was all about passion, expression, and everything loud. It was raw, real, and...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Ross Shinberg, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017

In what will likely be the first of many stand-alone Star Wars films, Rogue One, starring Felicity Jones, hit the box office on December 15 with a blaze.  According to the Wall Street Journal, Star Wars Rogue One grossed $155 mill...

Eggnog vs. Peppermint

Nafeesa Islam, Staff Writer

January 3, 2017

Eggnog is a timeless classic. It’s made with milk, cream, sugar, and whipped eggs. The flavor is creamy, sugary, and full of cinnamon. On the other end of the spectrum is the festive flavor peppermint. Peppermint bark is ma...

Spartan Head Taken into Consideration

Romina Correa, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

The Spartan Head has symbolized school pride for many years and students, faculty, and staff agree it must be respected by everyone by not being stepped on. Freshmen usually have a disadvantage of not knowing about the Spartan...

How my Perception of Thanksgiving Changed this Year

Nafeesa Islam, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

On Thanksgiving, providing a meal may be even more rewarding than receiving one. Thanksgiving is one of the many holidays that revolves around food and family. However, how do volunteers spend their Thanksgiving?  Volunteers...

Food Options in Ashburn Run Large

Amaya Arrington, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

Students searching for restaurants, within a fifteen mile radius of Broad Run, need to scroll through many options on Google Maps to find the perfect place to eat. Here are four popular spots in Ashburn. Ihop is the high scho...

All High School Students Need Exposure to the Presidential Election

Nafeesa Islam, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

If a student doesn’t have much interest for a teacher’s lecture, or readings in a textbook, then what impact could a presidential election have on him or her? As the final election comes in for a close, the voting will...

A Role Model to Remember

September 29, 2016

Why does Broad Run plays for 24? Why is #WePlayFor24 a thing? Who Is Madison Small? These questions might have come to the minds of freshmen, sophomores, or any other student who is new to Broad Run High School. However, some...

A New Beginning

Fatima Raza, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016

From your first step into Elementary school to the first day of High school. It all occurred in a blink of an eye.  “You can tell, they’re the one with the maps,” said front office secretary Louise Bedia Paccione. How was...