Western Courier

Letter to the editor

September 12, 2012

As I was reading the news that the town of Macomb may increase party-related fines, I originally thought to be quiet.  I wrote quite a few letters when the town decided to shut down the Wheeler Block Party, and I felt I shou...

Parties demonstrate hypocrisy

Bethany Bekas-Yarker Opinions Editor

September 10, 2012

The news cycle following the Democratic and Republican conventions is over — finally.  Despite the amount of press attention, both conventions seem to be nothing more than an expensive pep rally. Political conventions use...

Athletic equality needed

Athletic equality needed

September 10, 2012

Homesickness: Part of college

Joshua Terry courier staff

September 7, 2012

Has anyone else woken up crying in their sleep from being homesick? First, I will admit that I have, and second, it was unintentional. The other night, I woke up blubbering in my sleep after dreaming about missing my sister, and I...

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