29 Nov 2012

More in-depth health checks could save lives

You take a deep breath while the doctor holds a stethoscope to your chest. Everything sounds fine, so you go on with your physical, and you are cleared to play. Student Athletes have to get a physical done by a licensed doctor, and pass it in order to play college

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Coach Ricky Dotson
29 Nov 2012

Dotson follows in family footsteps

From the time he could walk, Ricky Dotson, assistant men’s basketball coach, has followed in his father’s footsteps on the basketball court. Dotson said his entire family is filled with coaches. His father is a coach and his grandfather as well. Coming from a long line of basketball coaches, Dotson

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29 Nov 2012

Let’s celebrate the holidays for the right reasons

It’s that time of year again, where most of us are headed home for the holidays and are anxious to splurge on black Friday and turkey with all the holiday fixings. On one side of the table sits the beautiful roasted turkey leading to an array of food; with dad

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29 Nov 2012

Owners of aggressive pets must be held accountable

There have been several accounts of dogs attacking children in the news recently and it is time for someone to stand up and be the voice for these animals. Call me an animal rights activist if you want, but it is not fair for a dog to be euthanized when

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06 Nov 2012

TV character is for children, not for political statements

Big Bird, once an innocent children’s character, is now the weapon for political gain. After GOP nominee Mitt Romney promised to decrease funding to PBS while still declaring his love for Big Bird, the Obama campaign used this as ammunition against the Romney campaign. The Obama campaign released a commercial

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