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What you need to know about the total solar eclipse

What you need to know about the total solar eclipse

August 11, 2017

By Chad Richards, Contributing Writer Monday, Aug. 21 will mark the beginning of the new academic year, but it will also mark the day of quite possibly the biggest astronomical event in almost 100 years:...

Kesha on the rise with new music

July 31, 2017

By Trevor Piccone, Contributing Writer Kesha Sebert, formerly known as Ke$ha, is a 30-year-old American singer who has made a career confronting the double standards of American society. Her songs were...

“The Children of Hurin” is a hidden gem for “Game of Thrones” fans

July 28, 2017

By Sean Kranske, Contributing Writer ​Game of Thrones has finally returned in all of its bloody and depraved glory. Much like thousands of other Thrones fans, I spend my week anxiously waiting for Sunday...

Wheeling offers many fun festivals during summer

July 17, 2017

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor Wheeling offers many outdoor summer festivals. While some events have already passed, like the Wheeling Arts and Culture Festival, there are still many in the near...

Photo Gallery: New York City

July 14, 2017

By Chad Richards, Contributing Writer After the very successful bus trip to NYC this past April, my sister and I knew we wanted to try to go back this summer, take in the city and watch a show before my...

Boyd Hall renovations nearing completion

Boyd Hall renovations nearing completion

July 12, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer Nearly three years ago, West Liberty University and the Office of Housing and Residence Life decided to close a popular student dormitory, Boyd Hall. This summer, however,...

“Baby Driver” races with a beat

July 5, 2017

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor When I went to the movies a couple nights ago, I wasn’t sure how I would feel about Baby Driver. Directed and written by Edgar Wright, the R-rated action movie took me...

Five summer movies to watch out for

Five summer movies to watch out for

June 21, 2017

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor Today marks the first official day of summer! Although there are plenty of summertime activities, some of the best movies are released during summer as well. We’ve already...

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