Western Courier

College life: be an adult about it

Tameya Hatcher

September 12, 2011

Filed under Opinions

Do you ever get the feeling that you watched too many shows about college life before arriving on campus?You know, when you actually thought that your room was going to be huge like they are on the show "College Hill?" Or maybe y...

United we stood

Brendan Monahan

September 9, 2011

Filed under Opinions

With the ten year anniversary of the worst domestic terrorist attack in the United States now foremost in our minds, this seems to be an appropriate time for reflection on how our nation, our people and our society has come to...

First responders get least recognition

Brenda Krause

September 9, 2011

Filed under Opinions

What would you call a group of people who willingly risk their lives for others? I call it admirable. Now, what would you call it when that same group of individuals is being cheated out of their recognition? I call it injustice....

Open mouth…

Beth Clothier

September 6, 2011

Filed under Opinions

There's something to be said for being politically correct. Sure, it can get to be out of control sometimes, feeling like you have to run every word that might escape your mouth by an internal censor. However, if you're someone...

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