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Fist bump
Former Brilliant Tiger Pete McGuire (left), Amarillo, Texas, shares a fist bump with Brilliant runningback Braden Burleson  on Wednesday, Sept. 16. McGuire read about Braden Burleson’s five touchdowns scored (believed to be the school’s all-time record) during the Brilliant vs. Meek game on Sept.

Town of Brilliant Getting the news at home 75+ years ago

BRILLIANT  - Today's generation enjoys many tools of communication in this current electronic age, beginning with internet providing immediate delivery!
But in the mid-1940s, television  wasn't yet on the scene, and with the AM radio, it was tough to listen to the news when thunder showers were nearby because of the static interruptions to the audio. Newspapers were and are today a dependable resource of what's happening and where.