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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...

Where’s present day Patrick Henry?

Editorial by Editorial Staff

November 12, 2018

“Give me liberty or give me death,” is how the saying goes.In the infancy of our country, Patrick Henry spouted these famous words to founding fathers and state delegates to achieve what our nation is known for today: democracy. In this election season, reflection is essential. This country’s elect...

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...

Kavanaugh vs. Ford: Is he falsely accused? A subjective look at the trial that everyone is talking about.

Bunky Rainesr, Contributing Reporte

October 15, 2018

Spit, sweat and tears flew from the faces of senators as the Christine Blasey Ford hearing was held on Thursday, September 17 in Washington D.C. Here’s a look at how this carnivalesque battle of the right and left is affecting Henderson students. I heard from a Henderson professor who said his class...

The Rise and Fall of Bill Cosby: Update in regards to the court case of William Henry Cosby Jr

Jae-Kur Lockhart, Opinions Writer/ Editor

October 15, 2018

William Henry Cosby Jr., more commonly known as Bill Cosby, has been under fire in regards to alleged sexual assault and misuse of debilitating drugs on unsuspecting women. As of Sept. 25, “America’s Dad” was sentenced three to ten years in a state prison for sexual assault. “How you can go...

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Many stars are born in “A Star is Born”

Pete Tubbs

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...

Perspectives: will campus parking ever be fixed?

Ashley Smith, News Editor

September 24, 2018

I have been a student here for five years. In those five years, we have had a parking issue every year. I can think of t least three past parking stories done by our staff because students complain about the lack of parking on campus. It has been time for the parking issue to stay in park. An email...

#WeGetIt: Where’s The Justice for Jean?

#WeGetIt: Where’s The Justice for Jean?

Jae-Kur Lockhart, Opinions Writer/ Editor

September 24, 2018

On Thursday, September 6, an unsuspecting Botham Shem Jean was gunned down in his own apartment in Dallas, Tx. While accidental shooting deaths happen fairly commonly, attention is more so focused on who the shooter was. Believe it or not, the gunman was actually Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger....

Pete’s Top Ten

August 27, 2018

In the midst of Disney-Fox rumors, #MeToo fallout, the failure of MoviePass, and Hollywood’s struggle to create original content, there has been a lot going on in the movie business this year. Yet, while all of this has clogged the media landscape, there has actually been several great films released...

Shut up and dribble

May 1, 2018

“Shut up and dribble.” Those were the words fox news journalist Laura Ingraham had in response to LeBron James’s and Kevin Durant’s commentary on President Donald Trump’s presidency so far. She also went on to say that their comments were both “barely intelligible” and “ungrammatical” going o...

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 ...

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