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Police Beat: Week April 12-15

Police Beat: Week April 12-15

Saturday, April 12 7:45 p.m.: Officers investigated a drug complaint that originated in the Burger King parking lot on Fair Road. Officer conducted a traffic stop of the suspect vehicle in the Harvey’s parking lot on Fair Road. Brandon Porsh Jonta Davis, Statesboro, Ga., was arrested and charged with Open Container, Possession of a Firearm […]

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SGA elections show higher voter turnout

SGA elections show higher voter turnout

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GSU surprises at “coopetition”

GSU surprises at “coopetition”

Last Friday the Georgia Southern University Mock Mediation team competed at the Kennesaw State University Invitational against five other teams in the region. The team won two awards at the invitational: Best team overall and Top Advocate Client. The competition lasted over two days with sessions of one and a half hours each. There was […]

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Sports

Spring game brings up questions on offense

Spring game brings up questions on offense

The annual Blue-White spring game was the first opportunity for fans to come out an watch the Georgia Southern University football team under new head coach Willie Fritz. Special teams, or special forces as the team refers to it, started off the day. Junior punter Ryan Norwicki blasted several 55-yard punts from both ends of […]

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Equestrian club produces standout rider

Equestrian club produces standout rider

Senior Lillibet Motion started riding horses when she was just six months old. Not long after that, she fell in love with the sport. Now she is headed to the American National Riding Commission (ANRC) Championship for the fourth year in a row. While there she will compete in a written portion testing her knowledge […]

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Fritz era in full swing with Blue and White game

Fritz era in full swing with Blue and White game

Returning starter senior Edwin Jackson led a strong defensive effort with six tackles and a couple of big hits during the Georgia Southern University football team’s annual Blue and White game on April 13. The defense controlled the flow of the game as their well-timed reads gave up only three touchdowns and 393 yards in […]

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A & E

FX creates a masterpiece

FX creates a masterpiece

FX’s new T.V. series, “Fargo” turned out to be brilliant and so refreshingly original compared to everything else on television right now.

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Hutchinson shows steady

Hutchinson shows steady

It isn’t as smooth as his previous two albums but the production makes up for it. If you are into top-20-type pop songs, “Pure Fiction” is the album for you. 7/10

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The Great Eagle hides eggs on campus

The Great Eagle hides eggs on campus

Georgia Southern University students can relive their childhoods this week as Department of Auxiliary Services presents the Great Eagle Egg Hunt. Sometime this week, 2,500 blue Easter eggs will decorate the landscape of the GSU campus. Auxiliary Services has been planning this event since February and has kept the exact date of the start of […]

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Opinions

You don’t have to drink to have a good time

You don’t have to drink to have a good time

Have you ever wondered if there were students who go to Georgia Southern but don’t actually drink? Well, you have just found one. Yep, I am a member of the “weird” few who don’t drink and choose to go to, what many would consider to be, a party school. I have many reasons for not […]

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Fight to make the world a better place

Fight to make the world a better place

The world is a scary place, or at least that is what major news networks keep telling me. With a constant stream of headlines about shootings, missing planes, and Ebola outbreaks, it’s hard not to be afraid of the big bad world. News outlets often tend to focus on stories that are more likely to […]

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Better security will lead to safer schools

Better security will lead to safer schools

Another horrific tragedy occurred April 9 at Franklin Regional High School near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 16-year-old Alex Hribal is accused of stabbing as many as 22 people, including 21 students and a security guard, before school started that Wednesday morning. Thanks to many students and faculty members that put themselves in harm’s way and intervened on […]

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