Ignorance towers over two college students;

Katie Bemb, Reporter

December 18, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

Halloween. A time to spend with friends, eat mountains of candy, and dress up in silly costumes. This past Halloween, two 19-year-old British students at the University of Chester dressed up as the Twin Towers for a costume contest...

R.I.P. Nelson Mandela

Alexis Lyttle, Reporter

December 18, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

"It's not how many times you get knocked down; it's how many times you get back up.”-Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela has taken his fair share of falls, but that is what makes him stand out among a broad group of people...

Confessions of a bad day

Katelyn Jones, Features Editor

December 18, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

You know you’re going to have a bad day when you refuse wake up because those warm, comfy sheet are just too heavenly to leave. When you finally do open your eyes, you see flashing red numbers indicating that you are ten minutes...

Christmas Takes Over

Cassidy Miller, Columnist

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

Halloween has come a gone, what next you may ask? Christmas of course! Wrong. Public Service Announcement: There is a month called November, and it contains a holiday with the title of Thanksgiving...since most of you have...

A grateful response is worth a thousand words

Katie Clark, Sports Editor

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

With Thanksgiving and the Christmas season around the corner, it seems people are being kinder and more giving than usual. It is like their ‘do-gooder’ sense kicks in instantaneously around this time of year. But...

Gravemarker removed from cemetery

EDITORIAL

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

The death of Army Sergeant Kimberly Walker was heavily grieved by her family. She survived two tours of duty in Iraq before her horrific murder for which her boyfriend is being charged. At her gravesite, her family...

North Dakota resident provides no ‘treat’ for costume clad kids;

Hailey Miller, Columnist

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

Like the Grinch who stole Christmas, a Fargo Moorhead, North Dakota, resident is out to ruin Halloween for kids. The woman, who remains anonymous, withheld candy for kids she believes are moderately obese and instead sent home...

Avoiding Black Friday at all costs

KEVIN SNEE, Columnist

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

It is Thanksgiving Day. After eating about a hundred pounds of turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and other Thanksgiving goodness, all I want to do is lay back and loosen my belt. The absolute last thing I want to do...

Blonde highlights determine work quality

Jenna Damron, Business Manager

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

Imagine strutting into a job sporting a new hairdo and be turned to walk right back out. Well that’s what happened to Farryn Johnson after getting blonde highlights in her dark brown up-do. In August, Johnson decided...

Notice: Alarm clocks classified as unreliable

Katie Clark, Sports Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

5:30 am, beep beep beep. 6:00 am, beep beep beep. 6:30 am, beep beep beep. 7:00 am, *wakes up, yawns, looks at clock*, “ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!” We’ve all been there. Prior to the start of this year my s...

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