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December 9, 2014

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Madison Thames, Staff Writer We all know that the New Year’s Eve tradition is to have that special kiss at the stroke of midnight, but have we ever stopped to wonder why? According to old tales, the first person you encounter...

College graduation spells the end of a long journey

December 9, 2014

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Molly Raley, Managing Editor For 18 years, I have been waiting for this day, college graduation. I started school when I was six years old and have been going ever since. I made it through elementary school with the help of...

The war on Christmas

December 9, 2014

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Spencer Weddle, Staff Writer Can you feel it in the air? I’m not talking about cheer or merriment. I’m talking about the upcoming war. I’m not talking about a war in a foreign country. I’m talking about the war on Christmas. That’s...

When a man loves a woman

November 21, 2014

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Thankfulness is a divine treat. It reminds you that you are still human, and that this world is still a family. And I don’t care how cliché or corny that sentence sounds: eat your darn corn and enjoy it. What am I, Alex Lehr, a man of insan...

The SE Library: It should stay open later

November 21, 2014

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Marliss Allen, Contributing Writer College.  Full of late nights, early mornings, and not much sleep.  When and where do students do most of their studying? The Henry G. Bennett Memorial Library is open on the weekdays from...

Volunteer to give thanks

November 21, 2014

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Rachael Watson, Staff Writer The dictionary describes a first responder as, “a person who is among those responsible for going immediately to the scene of an accident or emergency to provide assistance,” and it is correct....

Friendship found in a small package

November 21, 2014

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Spencer Weddle, Staff Writer This is time of year where most people sit down sip on a Pumpkin Spice Latte, and reflect on what they’re thankful for. There are several things I’m thankful for family, friends, health, the fact...

Time to thank those who sacrifice and serve

November 21, 2014

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Tina Farquain, News Editor During the holidays students return home and distant relatives surface, but for many families in America, and in Bryan County, loved ones do not get to return home. The reason being is because they...

Giving back to the community as a student

November 21, 2014

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Molly Raley, Managing Editor Something that I know about is being broke. I understand being a student and working as much as possible is something that almost every college student can relate to. With the holidays right around...

Making memories that will last a lifetime

November 21, 2014

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Justice Graham, Contributing Writer As I go through my every day life, bogged down with the mundane routine of work, class, and extracurricular activities. With the everyday concerns of food, money and a social life, I truly...

Friendsgiving: a new tradition

November 21, 2014

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Tina Farquain, News Editor Friendsgiving is a relatively new term. According to the Urban Dictionary, it is the celebration of Thanksgiving dinner with your friends. College is the place, people say, where you make some of your best life-long friends. For most this is...

Raising awareness about human trafficking

November 21, 2014

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Madison Thames, Staff Writer Over the course of history many laws have been implemented to attempt to stop human trafficking in the United States. While the problem of modern-day slavery is not improving, we speculate on if the...

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