The resignation of a legend: Defender Ray Lewis hangs up his helmet after a long career flying for the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL for 17 years.

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Jimmy Bowman Staff Writer As Super Bowl XLVII came to an end, so too did the illustrious career of one of the all-time greats, Ray Lewis. Considered the face of the Baltimore Ravens, Lewis has encountered great success in the NFL. His career may have ended with a Super Bowl win, but Lewis did not Read More

Adair among 5 inducted into the Hall of Fame

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Kerri Taylor Staff Writer On Feb. 2, Virginia Wesleyan College alumnus, Brandon Adair, added another triumph to his already prestigious basketball career, without even putting on his jersey, tying up his shoelaces or breaking a sweat. The 6 foot-5 inch forward celebrated his induction into the Athletics Hall of Fame at Virginia Wesleyan, in front Read More

The don’ts and do’s of booze

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Shakira Mills Staff Writer When I first got to college, one of the main things I looked forward to was being able to make my own choices, like drinking a lot of alcohol. I mean, hey, it’s college. However, once I got here, I quickly ended my crazy alcohol consumption and discovered the next morning Read More

Control may be nice, but reality isn’t

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Art Burmeister Opinions Editor The history of humankind is littered with violence. Wars, terrorism and murder are among the most brutal acts of violence recorded in the annals of history. However, one of the main goals of any government is to protect its people from senseless acts of violence. Acts like school shootings and gang Read More

Single on V-Day? Forgedda ‘bout it!

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Jenee Johnson Opinions Editor It’s that time of the year again: Valentine’s Day! A holiday where Hallmark makes loads of money from people buying candy, cards, stuffed animals and balloons; a holiday where more men go buy rings, bracelets or necklaces; a holiday where women want to brag and say, “He went to Jared!” It’s Read More

Silver-Screen stocking stuffers

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Morgan Stroyeck Copy Editor The big screens have been kind to moviegoers this winter, offering films filled with hostage diplomats, mentally unstable romantics and singing revolutionaries—thankfully, not all in one. The much-anticipated movies that hit theaters ensured something for everyone, and showed quite a few actors departing from their standard roles. Early to theaters, was Read More

Same stars, new wars

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Tim Pepper Arts & Entertainment Editor Lo and behold! A director has finally been chosen for the newest installment in the Star Wars movie franchise and his name is J.J. Abrams. Abrams is best known for co-creating the hit television series “Lost” and “Fringe,” as well as directing movies such as “Mission: Impossible III,” “Star Read More

Saving rock n’ roll

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Andrew Mullen Arts & Entertainment Editor The four-piece pop punk band Fall Out Boy went down swinging and came back up on fire, as was the fashion of their return from a three year hiatus with a newly released single, a to be released album, and an American tour with a few stops overseas. This Read More

Woo them right

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Kelly Marvel Staff Writer With flowers, chocolates, dinner and a gift, Valentine’s Day can become a fairly expensive holiday. On a college budget, this holiday of love can seem nearly impossible to pull off, but there are plenty of less expensive ways to create the romantic ambiance that is expected every Feb. 14. A quick Read More

Awards season strikes again

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Maria Marinelli Staff Writer Red carpets, dazzling gowns, flashing cameras and talented celebrities – the perfect recipe for any good awards show. The beginning of every calendar year is known in Hollywood as “awards season” because of the many awards shows honoring actors, directors, writers and everyone in between for their work in television and Read More