Six seniors to join the military after high school

Arely Infante, Lifestyle Editor

May 5, 2017

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Graduating high school is a great accomplishment for many students. After high school, students have the freedom to choose where they want to continue their education. Some students though, decide to join the military instead....

Lifelong friends part ways after high school graduation

Jessica Galloway, Editor in Chief

May 5, 2017

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As high school comes to an end, a lot of seniors are having to face the reality of being separated from their lifelong friends. The majority of high schoolers made their good friends over the past four years, but there are a...

First generation graduates look for new opportunities

Arely Infante, Diversity Editor

May 5, 2017

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Diversity of students roam throughout Baton Rouge High and sometimes those differences are not seen because of the similar setting and hobbies we share with one another. For some seniors this year graduation is especially special...

Class president admitted to Vanderbilt with full ride scholarship

Ariana Allison, Diversity Editor

May 5, 2017

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If receiving a full scholarship to Vanderbilt University or being class president for the past two years doesn't impress you, then her many other accomplishments will. Senior Loveis Jackson has always been involved with her...

REMEMBERING IFE: Forever a Bulldog

Alecia Hodges, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

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Ifedapo “Ife” Adebamiji is one member of the class of 2017, who will not be walking across the stage at LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center on May 15, but will forever be a part of our graduating class. During his fa...

Future film producer accepted to Boston University

Jaye Landry, Editor in Chief

March 17, 2017

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A California native, senior Alyssa Kelliher was accepted Tuesday, December 13th to Boston University, where she will study Film Production. Kelliher grew to love film and cinematography during the countless hours she spent...

Ethan Sam manages two sneaker businesses

Jasmine Mungai, Features Editor

February 23, 2017

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From promoting his young enterprise to operating two startup businesses, all while attending school, Ethan Sam’s story of determination, drive, and hard work serves as a model of success. As a senior, Sam is opening a chapter...

Coaches select Rozas to all-metro team

Taylor Washington, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

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Raegan Rozas first started playing volleyball in the seventh grade after drawing inspiration from her older sisters Miranda and Alec Rozas. Both Raegan’s sisters played at Westdale middle school, and Alec continued to play at...

Running with Borders

Sarah Procopio, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2017

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Senior Counselor Sean Borders has run a whopping total of 2,500 miles since he started running in May of 2014. That number averages out to be about 80 miles a month and includes four marathons (26.2 miles), two ultramarathons...

Top Dog

Anna Joslyn, Managing Editor

February 14, 2017

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Name Kothar Abdelghani Grade 12 GPA 3.87 Clubs International Cultural Association, National Honor Society Leadership Secretary of National Honor Society and Secretary of ICA Future College Louisiana State University I...

Taylor Schoen travels the country competing on national scale

Sarah Procopio, Opinion Editor

December 20, 2016

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At 17, Taylor Schoen has been studying ballroom dancing for five years traveling across the country to compete on a national scale. In March of her 10th grade year she won first place in the Adult Silver Rhythm competition at...

Students Neubrander and Sims make All-State Jazz Band

Kaitlyn McCaskill, Fine Arts Editor

December 20, 2016

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BRHS is known for its jazz band and exceptional jazz students. Along with Seth Finch on piano, musicians Zahria Simms, junior,  and Rudi Neubrander, freshman, made the All-State Jazz Band on saxophone and drums, respectively. All-State...

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