The Boiling Point

2019 Holiday Festivities: Christkindlmarket and more!

Abby Geoffrey, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

The holidays are upon us and winter break is quickly approaching. The last day of the first semester is on Friday, December 20th, and BBCHS students will return to school on Monday, January 6th. Here are some fun things to do ...

New Star Wars Movie Concludes Skywalker Saga

David Cowger, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Since its start, Star Wars has been a huge success, working its way into the hearts of many fans. It is ranked as the second most earning movie franchise, second only to Marvel. On December 20th, the final movie in the 9 part s...

Instagram Tests Out Removing Likes

Abby Geoffrey, Staff Writer

December 1, 2019

On the social media platform Instagram, the success of an account has been able to be defined quantitatively through the number of likes, followers, and comments the account gets. However, Instagram is introducing a new feature th...

TikTok Takes World by Storm

Sydney Kremer, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

TikTok, the newest online craze, has taken over the brains and social media feeds of teens all over the nation. From funny dances to storytimes, TikTok videos can mesmerize any viewer. This new social media platform has explo...

How Homecoming Week Impacts BBCHS

Zane Ortega, Managing Editor

October 17, 2019

Homecoming Week. It’s a tradition that many people look forward to every school year. What many people do not know is that there is a long history behind the actual tradition, and there is also some unique evidence of that sp...

Why Equal Access Restrooms Are So Important

Emery Hajek, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

As of June 2018, eighteen states and the District of Columbia adopted laws which prohibit discrimination against transgender individuals in public spaces in employment, housing, and public accommodations (via Media Matters). Yet, the f...

Official poster from the BBCHS production,

Backstage “Faces”

September 12, 2017

BBCHS Steps into the Future with Chromebooks

Kaelyn Anderson, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017

On February 13, BBCHS administration had proposed to the school board to begin looking into each student having their very own Chromebooks to take home and keep for their years here at the school. This could be a big expense for...

BBCHS Gets in the Spirit of Kindness

Jackson Sheputis, Co Editor

February 15, 2017

This week BBCHS students will attempt to prove that a little kindness can go a long way. That’s because it is the annual Random Acts of Kindness Week, or #RAKWEEK2017.  National Honor Society, the official ambassadors of RAK...

Headache, Schmeadache, Applying to College is Easy Peasy

James Anders, Senior Editor

August 31, 2016

Seniors, the pressure is on. College application season is upon us, and with words like restrictive early action, FAFSA, ACT, and possibly even international baccalaureate becoming regular parts of our vocabulary, it is extrem...

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