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Bill to change marijuana possession from felony to misdemeanor

Bill to change marijuana possession from felony to misdemeanor

Georgia State Senator Harold V. Jones II introduced Bill 254 to the Georgia State Committee to change the first offense of marijuana possession from a felony to a misdemeanor. The bill went to the Senate Judiciary Non-Civil Committee on Jan....

 

The joke is over: it’s time to stop endorsing Trump’s candidacy

The joke is over: it’s time to stop endorsing Trump’s candidacy

   Photo Credit: www.donaldjtrump.com At first, it was funny – the thought of business tycoon Donald J. Trump running for president. It seemed he just wanted to prove he could do it again, after having given up his chance in the 2012 elections....

 

David Bowie loses battle with cancer at age 69

David Bowie loses battle with cancer at age 69

Photo Credit: www.davidbowie.com  David Bowie, a singer, songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, died on Sunday, Jan. 10, two days after his 69th birthday. According to a Facebook post on his public account, Bowie had been through an 18-month...

 

UWG basketball player making great strides on and off court

UWG basketball player making great strides on and off court

Photo Credit: UWG Coliseum For many, the desire and passion to become great in a particular sport began at an early age when they were enrolled in recreational sports or admired a particular professional player. This can be applied to one...

 

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

Photo Credit: Derick Lingerfelt Over the past few weeks, the University of West Georgia (UWG) has faced severe flooding across many parts of the campus, including the Coliseum back path. This path is important because it serves as a route...

 

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

Photo Credit: Brandi Shirey Mardi Gras, a worldwide holiday on Feb. 9, marks the beginning to Lent, a 47-day period of fasting and religious observances that end on Easter Sunday. Mardi Gras, which is also known as Shrove Tuesday, is “Fat...

 

A beautiful dark twisted Twitter feud

With the birth of his two children, and marrying Kim Kardashian, it seemed that Yeezus had finally began settling down. He had not made any obnoxious displays of Kanye-ness in a while and his new songs, “Facts” and “Real Friends” were...

 

Hoverboards banned in campus facilities

The University of West Georgia’s (UWG) Office of Risk Management restricted the use and storage of the popular self-balancing boards on campus because of national reports about the boards catching fire while charging. Self-balancing boards,...

 

America’s favorite liars return for new season

America’s favorite liars return for new season

Photo Credit: www.freeform.com The continuation of the sixth season of the Freeform, previously ABC Family, series Pretty Little Liars premiered on Tuesday, Jan. 12. The main characters of the show, Emily, Spencer, Aria, and Hanna, returned...

 

Campus safe despite crime in city

The University of West Georgia (UWG) police believe the campus is safe for students and staff, despite the increase of violent crime near the campus. Crime on campus itself is low, but crimes have been reported throughout the month of December...

 
 
 
 

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