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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

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 battle with cancer, but it...

 

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

Flood waters swamp West Georgia Coliseum back path

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 for commuter students. On Saturday,...

 

UWG basketball player making great strides on and off court

UWG basketball player making great strides on and off court

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 University of West Georgia (UWG)...

 

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

Bowdon continues Mardi Gras festival

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 Tuesday” in French. It is...

 

America’s favorite liars return for new season

America’s favorite liars return for new season

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 to their hometown of Rosewood...

 

Mayor Hollingsworth aims to connect campus to community

Mayor Hollingsworth aims to connect campus to community

Off a dirt driveway on Kingsbridge Rd. in Carrollton are the offices of local business Hollingsworth Concrete. Founded in 1959, Hollingsworth Concrete has been one of the many small businesses to shape this town during its developmental years....

 

Christmas lights brighten up Adamson Square

Christmas lights brighten up Adamson Square

Photo courtesy of Main Street Carrollton Facebook It is almost that time of year, and the city of Carrollton gets ready for the Christmas holiday by switching on the lights in Downtown Adamson Square. Local residents and students start the official...

 

Alumnus Spotlight: Jeremy Sheffield

Alumnus Spotlight: Jeremy Sheffield

Photo courteous of Jeremy Sheffield One of the many distinguished honors given at the University of West Georgia (UWG) is the “30 Under 30” award. This award honors professional faculty and staff members that have successfully entered their...

 

Undergraduate research for all students

Undergraduate research for all students

Photo Credit: Stacey Rowland All students at the University of West Georgia are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities to enhance their college experience. Most are encouraged to join sports or different clubs and associations....

 
 
 
 

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