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Horoscopes May 13th-17th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2019

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. You and a current or potential romantic partner may be in a strange space this week. Intellectual awarene...

Here Comes the Cowboy Review

Here Comes the Cowboy Review

Stephen Lang

May 10, 2019

Indie Rock icon Mac DeMarco returns with a relaxing yet anti-climatic 13 track LP Here Comes the Cowboy. Here Comes the Cowboy is 2019 follow up to 2017’s This Old Dog. As is commonplace with most of DeMarco’s works, the same core sound remains but is elaborated upon to keep things interesting. T...

Horoscopes May 6th-10th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2019

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. Take your focus off you and concentrate on someone else for the week. This doesn't mean focusing so the p...

Titles coming to Netflix this May

Kenzie Poynter, Staff

May 2, 2019

Every month all Netflix subscribers get excited to see what's being added. This month is like the any other, with more of your favorite titles coming to Netflix. Here are the titles coming to Netflix this may:     May 1st Angels & Demons Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery...

April Showers Bring May Flowers: Is it accurate?

April Showers Bring May Flowers: Is it accurate?

Kaitlyn Kittle, Staff

April 23, 2019

As April shifts slowly into May, “April showers bring May flowers” is something that is going to be said by a lot of people. However, where does the idiom come from, and is it really accurate? The rhyme doesn’t have a clear-cut origin. Popular use reaches back to the mid-1500’s, though earli...

Horoscopes April 22nd-26th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

April 22, 2019

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. Romance is in the air this week. Alas, it seems to rain down on everyone but you. Don't fret. Your time w...

The History of Earth Day

Tessa Killen, Staff

April 19, 2019

Many things happened in April of 1970 in the United States: President Richard Nixon signs the Public Health Cigarette Smoking Act, The Beatles broke up, the Apollo 13 mission was launched but had to be aborted days later, and the first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22nd, 1970. April 22nd marks th...

Jump into Easter

Tristin Brubaker, Staff

April 19, 2019

There are many different traditions and many different ways to celebrate Easter. Even though some states usually celebrate holidays the same, with food and spending time with the family, other states have different traditions. For example, in New Orleans, it is popular to attend or watch the annual E...

The Pagan Roots of Easter

The Pagan Roots of Easter

Kaitlyn Kittle, Staff

April 17, 2019

You can see it in stores and on television. Bunny rabbits, eggs, flowers, and all things pastel are once again in bloom.   Easter is coming.   Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates the belief in the resurrection of Jesus Christ three days after his death. In western Chri...

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