News

Eagle Smash takes gaming to a new level

PRESIDENT: Esaias Hobbs HOW TO CONTACT: Facebook (EagleSmash) FEES: None CO-ED: Yes GAMES*: SSB Project M, SSB Melee, Street Fighter 4. *Open to other games. What do you get when you combine Georgia Southern and Super Smash Bros? Eagle Smash, that’s what. According to its president, senior electrical engineering major Sai Hobbs, Eagle Smash is […]

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$10 Million expansion for new Health Center

After building an awe-inspiring new stadium, two beautiful dining facilities, and a bold, sassy new IT store, what is next in Georgia Southern University’s bag of tricks? With a grant of $10 million, the Health Services expansion is their next new exciting project and will be coming to the University in January 2016. What’s New […]

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Keeping up with God on campus

Tom Hutchison spent more than 10 years praying God would heal him of his depression. Raised a Southern Baptist, he became more religious the worse his depression became. He was sure the cure would have to come from on high. “It wasn’t until I got out of the Navy and started going to college that […]

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Sports

Eagles have holes to fill on both sides

The offseason is a trying time for every college program. Between coaching changes, disciplinary issues and academic problems, the Georgia Southern football team will have to rise above offseason troubles to be successful this season. With at least five players sidelined for the contest next Saturday against North Carolina State, the Eagles had some holes […]

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Outgunned and overmatched

Outgunned and overmatched

Why are you sweating already? You haven’t even walked inside the building yet. You glance over at the clock on your dashboard and read 9:40 p.m. in bright red letters. You slip the keys out of the ignition and fumble with your duffle bag before you start the trek to the front doors of the […]

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A closer look at Sun Belt football

A closer look at Sun Belt football

App State (Boone, N.C.)   Arkansas State (Jonesboro, Ark.)   Georgia State (Atlanta)   Idaho (Moscow, Idaho)   UL Lafayette (Lafayette, La.)   UL Monroe (Monroe, La.)   New Mexico State (Las Cruces, N.M.)   South Alabama (Mobile, Ala.)   Texas State (San Marcos, Texas)   Troy (Troy, Ala.)   All logos pictured here came […]

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A & E

Where to catch a catnap after class

Where to catch a catnap after class

You have two papers due next week, “group work” to suffer through, your car sounds like Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Chick-fil-a just stopped serving breakfast four minutes ago and it’s only week one. You need a place to kick off your shoes and relax, a place to get away from it all. Here’s a helpful […]

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How obsessed with Pumpkin Spice Lattes are you?

How obsessed with Pumpkin Spice Lattes are you?

The time is here. Next week, Pumpkin Spice Lattes are coming back to Starbucks. In order to help you prepare and get excited about the return of everyone’s favorite fall drink (because don’t lie, we know you love them), I have cultivated the perfect way to diagnose your obsession. You’re welcome. Check all that apply: […]

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Tired of the four walls of your bedroom? Get off campus!

Statesboro has been given the rep of being incredibly boring off campus. However, there are a multitude of off campus events available for students, ranging from live bands to farmers market’s . Check out the fun-filled things to do this month in the Boro. Tuesday, August 19 9 p.m.- Open Mike Night @ Loco’s Grill […]

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Opinions

What do you think about the tobacco ban?

What do you think about the tobacco ban?

        “I don’t see the problem with tobacco just as long as it’s not in the building. They should have to designate areas so that it seems controlled, so I don’t really understand why they’re taking it away,”Sydney Busby, freshman sociology major, said.         “It does not bother me […]

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Opinion on opinions

Opinion on opinions

So right now I’m an opinions editor, in an opinions section, writing an opinions piece about opinions. Yep, I’m providing you with your daily dose of inception. But why am I even taking the time to do this? I mean, technically, I can kind of write about my views on anything I want to, but […]

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Mixing it up: Turning the page for The George-Anne

Mixing it up: Turning the page for The George-Anne

Hey. You with the bro tank, Chacos and plastic wayfarers from your apartment complex. You have a minute? You probably remember or, in most cases, have heard of the trials and tribulations The George-Anne has faced over the last four or five years. If you’re elderly you might have been here when the infamous GTSNP […]

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