Editorial

“When the Bough Breaks” is Predictable, But Still Good

“When the Bough Breaks” is Predictable, But Still Good

When the Bough Breaks, a thriller starring Regina Hall, Morris Chestnut and newcomer Jaz Sinclair, tells the story about a married couple wanting to have a baby. Laura Taylor (Hall) is unable to carry a child, and with three previous miscarriages,...

 

New Semester Means Changes for The West Georgian

New Semester Means Changes for The West Georgian

Pictured are News Editor, Daniel Forte and Editor-in-Chief, Anndrea Ours. The West Georgian is expecting growth, positive changes and new faces this semester. The paper is led by two new faces: Editor-In-Chief Anndrea Ours and News Editor Daniel...

 

From Walter Cronkite to Kim Kardashian

The flashing of cameras overwhelm what is in view, visions are blurred, but have finally come together. Headlines are broadcasted all over every news outlet from Los Angeles to Washington D.C. What could this news story possibly be? In recent...

 

George Zimmerman, Celebrity?

Would you name a person acquitted of second-degree murder a celebrity? When thinking of celebrities, I would never name George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of second-degree murder last year in the death of Trayvon Martin. According to ABC News,...

 

Snowzilla 2014, Shut It Down

Students Hope University Officials Review Inclement Weather Procedures for Future   Snowzilla 2014 made landfall in Carrollton leaving snow and ice on the ground for three days. However, the students at the University of West Georgia are...

 

What Does Carrollton Still Need?

What would be the essential components to a typical American college town? Aside from the school itself, parties and good bars, what are the things that every college town needs? Good restaurants? How about a shopping mall? Maybe a bowling alley...

 

It’s More Than You Think

It’s More Than You Think

I’m part of a small percentage of Americans. Our drill sergeant told us less than half of a percent of the population is a military veteran. Even fewer are combat veterans. As I write this, I’m trying to figure out what that means. Why does...

 

Observations from a seasoned coed

Observations from a seasoned coed

When I was your age I wore bell bottoms and had a huge afro. I never thought about retirement. I grew up in Charlotte, the second largest banking city after the Big Apple. The present was paramount. The future was too distant to imagine. Whether...

 

The Government Shutdown: Why I Fear For Our Future

The Government Shutdown: Why I Fear For Our Future

The government shutdown continues and it seems as if there is no end in sight. House Speaker John Boehner and President Obama meet everyday and cannot come to a consensus on a single issue when it comes to the government shutdown and the debt...

 

Letter to the Editor: Students, come join the Blue Coats!

Dear Editor, On behalf of the UWG Division of University Advancement, I would like to take this time to introduce students to a new elite student organization that we are forming.  The “Blue Coats” are a select group of student leaders...

 
 
 
 

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