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Village Inn Pizza

Village Inn Pizza

Kristi Leonard, Writer
August 28, 2012
Filed under Fun Stuff, Out & About

Village Inn Pizza (VIP) is located at 2138 Statesville Boulevard, less than 5 minutes from Catawba's campus. VIP started in 1967 as a chain and soon added a VIP in Salisbury in 1987. However, Village Inn Pizza doesn't just have pizza, they have everything from pasta, salad, and wings. The best sellers... Read more »

Catawbapalooza Week Arrives On Campus

Catawbapalooza Week Arrives On Campus

Sydney Smith, Writer
April 17, 2012
Filed under Events, Fun Stuff, Student Life & News, Top Stories

It's one of Catawba College's biggest campus events, and it will be here quite soon! Catawbapalooza will take place this year on April 21st, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Catawbapalooza Planning Committee, a group that begins to meet at the beginning of the school year to start planning and... Read more »

The Hunger Games Takes Over Catawba

The Hunger Games Takes Over Catawba

Sydney Smith, Writer
April 10, 2012
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fun Stuff

You’ve probably seen them in the hands of many students around Catawba College -- The Hunger Games, a trilogy by Suzanne Collins, is taking storm of the campus. The books, entitled The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay, have become a fun read for numerous Catawba students. Haven’t pick... Read more »

End of Lent at Catawba

Raven Canty, Writer
April 3, 2012
Filed under Dorm Room Dishes, Fun Stuff, Health & Fitness, Uncategorized

It’s been 40 days. My friends Heather Cheek, Kayce Kimrey, Alissa Foote, Jackie Davis, and myself made it without the food and drinks we gave up for Lent. Going without soda, chocolate, brownies, cookies, juice and ranch dressing was hard for all of us - but we did it! Unlike most people who “cheated”... Read more »

Lent Comes to Catawba!

Raven Canty, Writer
February 28, 2012
Filed under Dorm Room Dishes, Fun Stuff, Health & Fitness

No soda, chocolate, brownies, cookies, juice or ranch dressing for 40 days! Four of my friends, Heather Cheek, Kayce Kimrey, Jackie Davis, Alissa Foote and myself decided to take Lent seriously this year and gave up some of our favorite foods and drinks. Heather decided to give up ranch dressing because... Read more »

Oh What a Night! WINTERFEST 2012!

Raven Canty, Writer
February 6, 2012
Filed under Fun Stuff

A Taste of Home: Gary’s Barbecue

A Taste of Home: Gary’s Barbecue

Sydney Smith, Writer
January 31, 2012
Filed under Fun Stuff

When restaurant owner Gary Ritchie purchased an old gulf service station in April of 1971, in hopes of turning it into a barbecue restaurant, he did not know if the business would be successful. Today, Gary’s Barbecue in China Grove, North Carolina is one of the most popular local restaurants in Rowan... Read more »

“Oh It’s Just One Day… I Don’t See the Big Deal!”

“Oh It’s Just One Day… I Don’t See the Big Deal!”

Rebekah Brown, Writer
January 31, 2012
Filed under Fun Stuff, Top Stories

Valentine’s Day is coming up very soon. Many couples are scrambling to find that perfect gift, making last minute reservations at a luxurious restaurant, and doing other various tasks to make this day special. Cliche gifts aren't out of the norm. Some people still love roses and heart-shaped boxes... Read more »

Halloween or Samhain?

Megan Varnadore, Writer
October 24, 2011
Filed under Fun Stuff

         What do you think of when you hear the word Witch?  Now what do you think of when you hear the word Samhain (pronounced Sowen)?  I asked a friend of mine, who is a known Witch, Katherine Lins, what her plans were for Halloween this year.  She is only one of several other Witches on... Read more »

Fun at the Fair!

Megan Varnadore, Writer
October 21, 2011
Filed under Fun Stuff

                  The NC State Fair is open and business is booming!  Upon approaching the fair, the traffic was nearly immovable and my family and I soon discovered that the only places to park required us to pay a $10 parking fee.  After parking a small distance from the gate, we... Read more »

Scarrigan Farms

Megan Varnadore, Writer
October 10, 2011
Filed under Fun Stuff, Top Stories

Ready for the scare of your life?  Then try to make it through this haunted trail!  In the town of Mooresville, NC, a haunted trail known as Scarrigan Farms is quickly making its way to fame.  During the other months of the year, Carrigan Farms, which is turned into Scarrigan Farms in October, is... Read more »

BOO!

Megan Varnadore, Writer
October 4, 2011
Filed under Fun Stuff

The haunting hour is drawing near.  What are your plans for Halloween night?  If you still don’t know yet, consider this event: The Salisbury Ghostwalk.  Many of you have probably heard of it, but have yet to attend it.  I strongly recommend it, particularly for all you people out there who are... Read more »

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