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Have you had your emissions checked?

Jimmy Pierson, Courier Staff

November 4, 2019

Recently, I was ordered to get an emissions test on my Subaru Outback. I could not get my license plate sticker renewed before completing this process. But, there were three major problems to this government stated demand: infor...

As we evolve, so does television

Tyler Moseberry, Courier Staff

November 4, 2019

Television is a commodity that we have grown to almost expect to be in a room. Without it, the room almost seems empty or lifeless. A room without a TV is silent, ancient and weird, but at one point having one was a fad or a pr...

Hair today, gone December 1st: reviewing No-Shave November

Alex Ourth, Courier Staff

November 4, 2019

Although the end of Halloween often comes with a hint of sadness, it also comes with new excitement as the next month begins. And no, I’m not talking about Christmas (those people need to relax). I’m referring to No-Shave N...

Bring back the Halloween fun

Cameron Dillefeld, Opinions Writer

November 1, 2019

Halloween was this Thursday, and I hope all Leathernecks had a good one and attended celebrations. This spooky holiday has been practiced in America since its earliest days in the colonies. Halloween originated as a Celtic traditio...

Relationships are not always as fun as people think

Anesha Wheaton, Courier Staff

November 1, 2019

Being in a relationship is not all that it is cracked up to be. The grass looks greener on the other side, but that might not be the case. Most relationships end one way or another. Once the honeymoon period ends, and it will e...

Beto O’rourke for senator instead of president?

Samuel Ogali, Courier Staff

November 1, 2019

A year ago, Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke was drawing huge crowds, getting national media coverage and was right up there with Ted Cruz in their U.S. Senate race. Even though O’Rourke lost, he had been closer than any oth...

The money grab that no one can avoid

Tyler Moseberry, Courier Staff

October 30, 2019

Now, let’s do a quick test; what is something that we have done since we were kids and will eventually decide if we are going to continue in the future? This answer will be revealed in the end, but keep that thought in your head....

Put your phone down, your eyes are getting strained!

Tyler Moseberry, Courier Staff

October 30, 2019

What are our screens doing to our eyes? It is hard to avoid being on or looking at some type of device. Whether it be our own devices like TVs, phones or laptops or a projector in class, it can be hard to give your eyes a break....

Do you need to have you time?

Allison Young, Opinions Editor

October 30, 2019

Do you find yourself being stressed out, overwhelmed, anxious or having sleepless nights? This could be the result of not having enough ‘you’ time. We all need to make time to take care of ourselves, even if it is hard to...

Dating apps aren’t worth the time

Allison Young, Opinions Editor

October 28, 2019

As someone who has been single for about two years, I’ll be honest and say that I have spent a fair share of time on dating apps. At first, I found it fun to spend hours on an app swiping left or right on people who I found ...

Shoes don’t have character anymore

Tyler Moseberry, Courier Staff

October 28, 2019

Nike gained a competitive advantage against their competitors in the basketball shoe industry. The actual rise of Nike basketball shoes came when Nike signed Jordan as their cover athlete. Michael Jordan was a basketball player and hi...

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