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From kickoff to tipoff Intramurals Sports is taking off

       UWG’s new additions to the competitive sports program staff has helped the intramural sports program grow and prosper. One of the additions acquired this year is Brandon Barnes, the Graduate...

 

In a State of Heartache

In a State of Heartache

A look back at Georgia sports teams who nearly won it all but lost.          With Sunday’s Super Bowl fresh on everyone’s mind there is one thing that sports fans in Georgia have not quickly forgotten. Defeat. Being...

 

Capping off a Hall of Fame Career

Capping off a Hall of Fame Career

         The end of the fall semester marked the end of an era for UWG Athletics. Eddie Duffey, Senior Associate Athletic Administrator, retired after spending 10 years with the program. Duffey, over his tenure, has...

 

Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has NBA Future in Sight

Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has NBA Future in Sight

        Of all the collegiate basketball players in the state of Georgia, the brightest potential to make it onward to the NBA likely resides in downtown Atlanta. Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has been dominating...

 

Do You Have What It Takes to Escape?

Do You Have What It Takes to Escape?

        A local family has founded Carrollton’s best kept secret, an escape room called Way Out Games. No longer a need to travel, Carroll county now has its community and surrounding areas covered with good, clean entertainment...

 

Mardi Gras 5K

Mardi Gras 5K

        On Feb. 17, 2018 the Graduate Assistants of the University of West Georgia will be hosting the first ever Mardi Gras 5K in Carrollton, Ga. The event will be hosted at the University of West Georgia’s athletic...

 

Netflix Show Review: Black Mirror Season 4 (Spoiler Alert)

Netflix Show Review: Black Mirror Season 4 (Spoiler Alert)

        A few days after Christmas, the popular streaming service Netflix released the fourth season of their series Black Mirror. The Netflix series gained popularity and praise from their science fiction tales...

 

Checkmate: UWG starts a chess club

Checkmate: UWG starts a chess club

        During the spring of 2016 Mariah Badikian, student at The University of West Georgia, started the UWG Chess Club.           Badikian, the founder and president of the club,...

 

Snow Day

Snow Day

       On Jan. 17, Coweta County and the surrounding areas woke up to a blanket of white. Due to winter storm Inga, almost six inches of snow covered the ground in northern portions of the county, and two inches in southern...

 

Retired at 19

Retired at 19

  Network marketing is rapidly making its way into the University of West Georgia and college students. Hannah Shirey, a junior at UWG, is a prime example of someone who has bravely taken on a major business and successfully retired at...

 
 
 
 

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