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Campaigning in Carrollton: Stacey Abrams Visits Cultural Arts Center

Campaigning in Carrollton: Stacey Abrams Visits Cultural Arts Center

     Gubernatorial candidate and Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams stopped in Carrollton on Oct. 25 for her “We Are Georgia” bus tour. The Democratic Committee of Carroll County held a fundraiser dinner and a rally,...

 

Chaos in Carroll County

Chaos in Carroll County

     Chaos has been one of Carrollton’s go-to cheap Halloween thrills for the past nine years. With strobe lights littering the area the haunt is easily spotted from Highway 27, bringing in new customers each year. The scares...

 

Trying Something New: First-Year Cross Country Runner Commits to UWG

Trying Something New: First-Year Cross Country Runner Commits to UWG

        The road traveled to becoming a collegiate athlete typically involves rigorous training and typically competing in a respective sport from adolescence. For Grovetown High School senior Carlos Rodriguez, a different...

 

One – in – Four and Beyond: How UWG is Teaching its Men to Take a Stand Against Violence

     According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, about one in four college students will be victims of domestic violence. The One – in – Four and Beyond initiative seeks to change this statistic for the better...

 

The Collection: Entropy Release Tour Stops in Carrollton

The Collection: Entropy Release Tour Stops in Carrollton

  The Collection performed a live set at The AMP in Downtown Carrollton on Oct. 8 as they began to push through the early stages of their Entropy album release tour.        The show was sponsored, organized and hosted...

 

From Nothin’ to Somethin’: The Atlanta Braves are Back

From Nothin’ to Somethin’: The Atlanta Braves are Back

      In the Atlanta Braves’ four year absence from the MLB postseason they managed to build one of the most heralded collection of young players in the league. Patience has been the keyword throughout the rebuild.    ...

 

Wolves Against Domestic Violence: What UWG Has to Offer

     According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline 38 percent of college students say they would not know how to get help if they ever found themselves being abused by an intimate partner. UWG is helping combat this statistic...

 

Domestic Violence: The New Normal

       Stories of sexual violence have been swirling through the media in recent years. The #MeToo movement began to help women bring forth their repressed stories of abuse and harassment on social media platforms.    ...

 

     Nike’s 30th anniversary of its “Just do it” campaign featuring free agent NFL quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, has rehashed a heated controversy.        Kaepernick took a stand, or a lack thereof,...

 

Hollywood LeBron: Student Athlete Shows Dark Reality of College Athletics

Hollywood LeBron: Student Athlete Shows Dark Reality of College Athletics

          In 1964 Walter Byers, the Executive Producer of the NCAA at the time, fabricated the term “student-athlete”, as part of a piteous plot to prevent college athletes from being considered professionals; and...

 
 
 
 

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