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Basketball officially begins its season Men’s and Women’s Team Start Season 2-0

By Cortez Akins, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018

The men’s team played against division one University of Louisiana at Monroe in an exhibition matchup and hung with them well in the first half, before ULM separated themselves for the win. The game did not count towards either teams winloss record but was good for the Reddies to get...

Reddies Fall To The School Across The Street The Reddie’s season ends with a whimper instead of a bang

Reddies Fall To The School Across The Street The Reddie’s season ends with a whimper instead of a bang

By Cortez Akins, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018

In the 92 edition of the Battle of the Ravine, the two teams came into the match up trending in different directions. The Ouachita Baptist Tigers came into the game ranked number four in the country and an unblemished record at 10-0. The Tigers also had the Great American Conference championship locked...

All Good Things Must Come To An End Reddies Fall to Harding in The GAC Volleyball Championship

All Good Things Must Come To An End Reddies Fall to Harding in The GAC Volleyball Championship

By Cortez Akins, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018

The Henderson State Reddies went to Hot Springs as the 3-seed and with the second-best record of any Henderson State Volleyball team in the last 17 seasons. The team, led by Senior, Zuzana Ondruska and Junior, Courtney Bolf, started the Great American Conference tournament the against...

Native Americans and Arkansas

Native Americans and Arkansas

By Miranda Diaz,, News Editor

November 26, 2018

November is National Native American Heritage Month. The purpose of National Native American Heritage Month is to honor Native Americans and all that they contributed to the United States by playing a very crucial role in the establishment of the country and American Culture. The Native...

Graduation and inundation at HSU Jae-Kur on new ends and old beginnings

Graduation and inundation at HSU Jae-Kur on new ends and old beginnings

By Jae-Kur Lockfart,, Opinions Editor

November 26, 2018

As we begin to stumble through our last projects, assignments, and presentation, we take need of upcoming milestones for some – graduation. While some are designing graduation caps and picking out class rings, others are deciding on who to send graduation invitations to and who is most likely...

Stan Lee, Cultural Icon and Comics Creator, Passes Away The creator of characters such as Spider-Man and X-Men was 95 years old

Stan Lee, Cultural Icon and Comics Creator, Passes Away The creator of characters such as Spider-Man and X-Men was 95 years old

By Pete Tubbs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 26, 2018

Excelsior no more. Stan Lee, the celebrated comics icon has passed away at the age of 95. Born Stanley Martin Lieber on Dec. 28, 1922 in New York City, Lee began his career in comics as an assisant at the new Timely Comics division of Martin Goodman’s company in 1939. This division, of...

‘Sense and Sensibility’ Premieres with a Surprise

‘Sense and Sensibility’ Premieres with a Surprise

Story By Teuana Smith, Student Reporter

November 26, 2018

If you've read 'Sense and Sensibility' by Jane Austen, you may be familiar with the ending. At curtain call of Sunday's performance, senior Theatre major Aaron Burnside put his own twist on the play by proposing to his girlfriend and now fiance Baleigh Almond, a senior biology major. The...

New Film Studies Minor at HSU Gets First class Literature and Film will be offered in the Spring

By Pete Tubbs, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 26, 2018

While HSU is the only accredited liberal arts college in the state, aside from a couple of courses in the communications department, there is a lack of film focused degrees and minors. However, that will change this spring, as the English department will offer Literature and Film starting in...

Observe and Report: BOTR Edition

Observe and Report: BOTR Edition

By Jade Wolfe, Assistant Editor

November 26, 2018

From glitter squirrel bombs to Kool-Aid packets in the fountain, Kappa Kappa Psi has seen it all and is proud to protect the monuments across campus. Since the late ninety's, members of the National Honorary Band Fraternity have been helping local authorities cut down on the number of pranks during Battle...

Reddies fall to Muleriders 34-14 in El Dorado

Cortez Akins, Oracle Sports Editor

November 12, 2018

The Henderson State Reddies and the No. 21 Southern Arkansas Muleriders played in the 2018 Murphy USA Classic. Henderson came in to the game on a four-game winning streak. The Reddies kicked the ball off to begin the game. SAU took the opening possession down to the Reddie 19-yard line but stalled out an...

Reddies sweep OBU for the first time since 2010

Reddies sweep OBU for the first time since 2010

Cortez Akins, Oracle Sports Editor

November 12, 2018

The two teams came into this match having already clinched their playoff berth and trying to improve their seeding. The last time Henderson State Reddies and Ouachita Baptist Tigers faced off, the match went five sets and ended with the Reddies coming out on top. This match was much of the same with...

Hallo-YOU-ween?

By: Jae-Kur Lockhart, Opinions Editor

November 12, 2018

Halloween originated as a western Christian celebration and feast referred to once as All Hallows’ Eve. It was established to celebrate and remember the saints, martyrs, and the rest of the departed. At some point in time, other cultures such as Celtic-speaking countries adopted All Hallows’ Eve...

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