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Junior Zed Brown Helps The Wolves To Victory

Junior Zed Brown Helps The Wolves To Victory

The season has just started and safety Zed Brown has tackled the charts with 7 tackles and a 65-yard interception along with a touchdown. Two years ago, being a freshman on special teams was not easy for Brown. However, he worked hard to establish...

 

Sports Round-Up

UWG Sports is in full swing in late-September with many different events happening for the athletic programs. Football: A surging UWG football team dives back into conference play on the road against North Alabama Saturday, Oct. 1. UWG is ranked...

 

In the Red Act to Provide Debt-Free College

In the Red Act to Provide Debt-Free College

Pictured: Democratic Senator of Massachusetts, Tammy Baldwin Three Senate Democrats took to college campuses to take questions from student reporters about the In the Red Act, an act to put the United States on a path toward debt-free college...

 

UWG Dining Hall Undergoes Growing Pains

UWG Dining Hall Undergoes Growing Pains

 Within the last few years, UWG has undergone some changes and restructuring. For instance, the Oaks, a freshmen housing dorm and the East Commons, an on-campus dining hall, were built in 2013. Bike lanes were added to the campus in 2015, and...

 

The Importance of Discussing Mental Health in College

Leading members of The Jed Foundation, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) talked about a new guide, aiding college students with ways to discuss and treat mental health. The...

 

Three Killed in Plane Crash at West Georgia Regional Airport

Three Killed in Plane Crash at West Georgia Regional Airport

Carrollton, Ga. – According to the Times Georgian, three people were killed in a plane crash at West Georgia Regional Airport on Wednesday, Sept. 7. According to Carroll County’s Fire Chief Scott Blue, two single engine planes, a Beechcraft...

 

Wolves Hit the Road to Take on Golden Rams

Wolves Hit the Road to Take on Golden Rams

After a hard fought battle with conference opponent Delta State, the third ranked Wolves travel three hours south for a non-conference matchup against Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team Albany State. The Wolves head into the game...

 

Carroll County’s 125 Year Celebration

Carroll County’s 125 Year Celebration

Celebrating 125 years of literacy, Carroll County’s Literacy is for Today and Tomorrow (LIFT) program is accompanying Horton’s Books and Gifts in their 12.5K run, story walk and one-mile Fun Run at the GreenBelt Trailhead at Hobbs Farm....

 

Carrollton Restaurant Looks to Change Social Atmosphere

Carrollton Restaurant Looks to Change Social Atmosphere

Rocky’s Bar and Grill, located on Columbia Drive, is one of Carrollton’s latest eateries to open. The restaurant opened April 2, 2016 with hopes of bringing a taste of Texas to Carrollton. Jelisa Crane, the restaurant’s owner, knew that...

 

A Local Disaster Metroplex Provides Training for First Responders

A Local Disaster Metroplex Provides Training for First Responders

Almost 11 years ago, Hurricane Katrina unleashed its wrath over the Gulf Coast of the U.S. Rescue teams scrambled in cities, such as New Orleans, to help flood victims and other survivors. The unpreparedness and unorganized rescue efforts persuaded...

 
 
 
 

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