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All Aboard Amtrak: The Case for Passenger Rail

Lucas Safrit, Writer
October 22, 2014

There’s just something special about riding a train. Whether it’s taking in the beautiful scenery that passes by, or relaxing in a comfy seat as the rhythm of the rails sounds beneath your feet, traveling by train is one of the best ways to travel. In fact, people have been riding trains in America... Read more »

The Dixie Classic Fair

Kiersten Nichols, Photographer
October 7, 2014

The exhibits in the Dixie Classic fair worked together to create a great atmosphere.

Things to Do: The Dixie Classic Fair

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Kiersten Nichols, Writer/Photographer
October 7, 2014

We all know that when the leaves start falling the county fairs start popping up; it happens simultaneously.  If you had a great time at the Rowan County fair, why not try out a fair on a larger scale?  The Dixie Classic Fair has come to Winston-Salem October 3 and it will be here until the 12th! At... Read more »

Rowan County Fair Proves To Be A Great Event

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Lucas Safrit, Writer
September 30, 2014

Despite the recent hustle and bustle of the Autumn season, many visitors flocked to the Rowan County fair off of Julian Road last week to have a great time. The fair did not disappoint by any means. With new and improved rides, numerous food vendors, and plenty of games to entertain, the event has been... Read more »

Latest Boutique Right Down The Street

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Alanna Paget, Writer
September 15, 2014

Have you heard? There is a new boutique right down the street from our very own Catawba College campus! It features a taste of southern style perfect for college girls, in addition to jewelry and accessories. If you’re looking for a gift, a last minute outfit for the weekend, or even a stylish new... Read more »

Movie Review: “As Above, So Below”

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Ron Stewart, Writer
September 9, 2014

If you are into new century horror and thrillers that mess with your mind like myself then, As Above, So Below, is meant for you. Get ready to take a trip through miles of twisting catacombs that  lie beneath the streets of Paris, the eternal home to countless souls. When a team of explorers ventures... Read more »

So You Want to Volunteer?

Individuals in green shirts volunteer during the Streamliners in Spencer event.

Lucas Safrit, Writer
September 9, 2014

As the school year resumes on its natural course here at Catawba College, many students may be seeking a way to get out and do something not on campus or build up service hours or to help make a difference in the community. Whatever the case may be, Volunteering in the local community is a great way... Read more »

Yiasou Greek Festival

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Hannah Davis, Writer
September 8, 2014

Students in Catawba College’s honors program had the unique experience of attending the Yiasou Greek festival in downtown Charlotte on Saturday, September the 6th. Around forty students in total attended the event along with Dr. Feeney, Dr. Hake, and Dr. Holtzman. For entertainment, there were dance... Read more »

Chicago at the Meroney Theatre

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Courtney Briscoe, Writer
April 10, 2014

The musical Chicago, based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, is currently being performed at the Meroney Theatre in Salisbury, NC. Upcoming performance dates include April 11th and 12th at 7:30 PM. Directed by Tod A. Kubo, the show features some of Catawba’s very own, including Jordan Clifton... Read more »

Badin Road Drive-In Provides Old Time Fun

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Darby Reedy, Editor
November 25, 2013

Located in nearby Albemarle, North Carolina, the Badin Road Drive-In provides an experience that is becoming hard to find. Drive-ins have mostly disappeared, being replaced by indoor theaters. But the Badin Road Drive-In is still up and running and providing a great experience for anyone who visits. The... Read more »