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Underrated

Pete Tubbs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 7, 2019

With every year, there are the movies that everyone sees. There are the action extravaganzas that deal destruction across the earth and to the box office. There are also those that many people see. Those dramas that have an established cast of serious actors that give powerhouse performances in films...

It’s Beginning to Look Like Thanksgiving Top five movies to get you in the Thanksgiving spirit

It’s Beginning to Look Like Thanksgiving Top five movies to get you in the Thanksgiving spirit

Story by Pete Tubbs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 26, 2018

When we think of movies based around holidays, we usually gravitate towards Halloween or Christmas movies. One holiday that’s often overlooked in terms of movies is Thanksgiving, and there is no shortage of films that capture the spirit of the season. So, since Halloween is behind us and...

Competitors at NerdCon went hard

Competitors at NerdCon went hard

Brianna Barkley, Student Reporter

October 15, 2018

If you thought NerdCon was uneventful, then you were sadly mistaken. Whether it be tabletop games, LARPing, or competitions with cash prizes, this past weekend was one for the books. The Cosplay Competition had some hearty competitors. There were 9 cosplayers competing on day one. They include an original MBL (Jonathan Ramsey), Rick...

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Pete Tubbs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 8, 2018

     Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, the fourth adaptation of the classic film “A Star is Born,” was released nationwide last week, and it pretty much blew everyone’s minds. Well, I know it blew mine.      It’s almost impossible to grasp that an actor, who started his career in thin...

25 Years and Still L-I-V-I-N’

25 Years and Still L-I-V-I-N’

September 25, 2018

It’s been 25 years, and it’s safe to say that most of America is still l-i-v-i-n’. Of course, that is to say that Monday was the 25 anniversary of the coming of age classic “Dazed and Confused.” Richard Linklater’s seminal booze and drugs filled comedy/ drama not only launched the careers...

Dancing kings and queens: Maleek Washington at HSU

Dancing kings and queens: Maleek Washington at HSU

Teuana Smith, Student Editor

September 24, 2018

Renowned Dancer, Maleek Washington created inspirational scenes this week at Henderson State leaving us in awe of his amazing choreography and display of the dancer’s talent. Washington hosted a Modern Dance Class on Tues., Sept. 11, and Thurs., Sept. 13, where he portrayed his eccentric style of dance...

Infinitely heroic

Infinitely heroic

Opinion by Pete Tubbs, Editor in Chief

May 1, 2018

“Avengers: Infinity War” is the culmination of 18 films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, otherwise known as the MCU. These series of films include the “Iron Man,” “Thor” “Captain America,” series, as well as “Black Panther,” “Hulk,” “Spiderman” and many other heroes. The ...

Band on the run: AMITY ROAD

Band on the run: AMITY ROAD

May 1, 2018

Most groups of friends that get a band together do not make it out of their parent’s basement but a group of Henderson State students have succeeded far past that. Taylor Ochello, lead singer, Will Tedford, harmony singer and rhythm electric, Luke Melton “heart and soul of the band”, Charlie ...

NuFusion is back in saddle again

NuFusion is back in saddle again

May 1, 2018

NuFusion is a Henderson bred jazz band that is led by their hero Dr. Rick Diamond. The band doesn’t just play jazz, they feature an array of genres from rock, r&b, blues, and country. Last week, the band had a setlist composed of the likes of Redbone, Lenny Kravitz’ “It ain’t over ‘till it’...

Dive deeper into dance

Dive deeper into dance

Story by Ayanna Williams, Student Reporter

May 1, 2018

On the afternoon of April 29, Henderson’s Dance Company kicked off their spring showcase in Arkansas Hall. Here, Dance Company members showed off their skills, performing different routines. Though their moves are on point and everything came together, there is more to this Dance Company than meets th...

There’s a monster in all of us

There’s a monster in all of us

Opinion by Jerry Crowe, Student Reporter

April 24, 2018

Pioneer to a new continent with your group of dedicated researchers and monster hunters alike to explore uncharted terrain in “Monster Hunter World,” one of 2018’s most ambitious role-playing video games. After a brush with an elder dragon larger than life, the player gets tossed into the acti...

SAB spring concert Tanks

SAB spring concert Tanks

Story by Zac Walthall, Student Reporter

April 24, 2018

Every year, the Student Activities Board at Henderson State University brings in a musical guest during the spring semester to host the SAB Spring Concert. This year, it was none other than R&B singer Tank, whose exploits have earned him multiple Grammy nominations. He is most known for his Album Sex...

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