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Hannah Main and Hannah Main

December 9, 2019

        Yes, it is that time of year again! The cookies are being baked, and the real and artificial Christmas trees are being bought, cut down and trimmed. Online markets and retail stores are sounding like a huge handbell ensemble with their annual charity bell-ringing! Almost everyone has composed, o...

WLU remains hopeful despite looming budget cuts 

April 24, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer  As the state prepares for the new fiscal year, proposing a new budget is the top priority. The House and Senate recently passed the West Virginia state budget, and it was on its way for approval by Gov. Jim Justice. In the proposed budget, cuts affected the Depar...

Academic realignment stirs controversy, debate

October 24, 2016

By Daniel Morgan, Editor To the dismay and indifference of many, the West Liberty University administration is discussing the combination of the Colleges of Arts and Communication, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.  Read More »...

Administrators urge positivity despite budget cuts

April 22, 2016

By Hannah Mason, Assistant Editor In recent weeks, there have been a number of articles published about university cuts to certain academic programs, extracurricular activities, and other areas. According to administrators, these budget cuts have resulted from reductions in state appropriation and a ...

Marching band cuts disappoint students, alumni

March 31, 2016

By Marissa Wetterau, Sports EditorLast week, West Liberty University announced that they have cut all funding to the marching band and pep band as a result of budget cuts that have afflicted the university as a whole. WLU President Stephen Greiner blamed statewide budget cuts and added that it was the ...

West Liberty University Campus Buildings to Remain Open

April 30, 2015

Story Provided After a review of the fiscal 2016 budget, West Liberty University officials have devised a plan to keep three campus buildings open for the next school year. The buildings include College Hall, Shotwell Hall and the ceramics studio, located in the Annex Read More »...

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