6-year old put in time-out

1 month ago Markaysha Bryant Comments Off on 6-year old put in time-out
School resource officer Dennis Turner, was fired after arresting two six-year-old children on Thursday, Sept. 19, according to the Washington Post.  The incidents took place at the Lucious & Emma Nixon Academy, in Orlando, FL.  Kaia Rolle, who suffers from behavioral issues, was one of the students who was involved. Rolle was handcuffed, arrested and Read More

Marlins celebrate homecoming weekend

1 month ago Karleigh Warren Comments Off on Marlins celebrate homecoming weekend
Sierra Coleman, a junior at Virginia Wesleyan University, stated that this year’s homecoming was better than her high school homecoming due to the amount of people that attended and wanted to dance. “My whole basketball team went. There were even alumni there, because it was alumni weekend.” Current and former students of Virginia Wesleyan came Read More

Students impeded by Internet outages 

1 month ago Dalton Powers Comments Off on Students impeded by Internet outages 
Since the time that students arrived on campus at Virginia Wesleyan University, there have been issues with network connectivity. In our digital world, much of a modern college student’s education takes place online. Computers and network connectivity are the lifeblood of our knowledge stream. Reliable Internet is essential for many students to be able to Read More

Women’s soccer plays five straight overtime games

1 month ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on Women’s soccer plays five straight overtime games
Starting Sept. 3, 2019, the Virginia Wesleyan women’s soccer team began an unparalleled streak. The team played in five straight overtime contests. The first of the five games came against long-time rival Christopher Newport University. The Marlins would ultimately fall to the nationally fourth-ranked Captains in double overtime by a score of one to nil. Read More

Timothy Tep represents VWU in Jordan

1 month ago Miles Christian Comments Off on Timothy Tep represents VWU in Jordan
Tep played primarily doubles, building lots of chemistry with the team. Tep helped them get to a 2-2 record with a 2-2 record of his own. Although he lost his lone singles game, he bounced back and went 2-1 in doubles. The lone singles game was against a Saudia Arabian native who plays at UVA. Read More

Softball to host ‘First Pitch Dinner’

1 month ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Softball to host ‘First Pitch Dinner’
On Saturday, Dec. 14 the Virginia Wesleyan University softball team will be hosting the “First Pitch Dinner” at the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach in Norfolk, Va. This is the first time in Virginia Wesleyan Softball history that a ‘First Pitch Dinner’ will take place. The entire ‘First Pitch Dinner’ program plans to go on from Read More

Men’s soccer notches consecutive 5-goal wins

1 month ago Megan Sherman Comments Off on Men’s soccer notches consecutive 5-goal wins
The men’s soccer team defeated Methodist University 5-0 on Sept. 22, which is the most goals the team has scored in a game since they defeated Methodist on Sept. 7, 2016. The high scoring streak did not stop there as the Marlins turned around and captured another 5-0 victory over Emory and Henry on Sept. Read More

It ain’t over until the rat lady sings

1 month ago Makiah Ellis Comments Off on It ain’t over until the rat lady sings
Daniel Hernandez, also known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, is a six-time platinum-selling American rapper from Bushwick, New York. Hernandez is 23-years-old and is a father to his one-year-old daughter, Saraiyah Hernandez. In 2017, things took off for 6ix9ine due to his fans connecting with his music and his outgoing personality on his social media platforms. Making Read More

Friends: A Retrospective

1 month ago Valery Caraballo Comments Off on Friends: A Retrospective
You’ve just walked into the Central Perk where you and your best friends Monica, Phoebe, Rachel, Chandler, Ross and Joey have just celebrated your 25th anniversary. Are you able to hold back the tears that come with every episode of your friendship? It is hard not to fall in love with this group of best Read More

Back up the water spout

1 month ago Tony Tann Comments Off on Back up the water spout
He really can do whatever a spider can. In this case, the spider can get back into the Marvel family before being sprayed out of the universe. Less than 30 days after the announcement that Spider-Man would be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures announced that Spider-Man will return to the Read More