St. Patty’s Day In Owensboro

Morgan Herzog, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated in honor of Saint Patrick, one of Ireland’s patron saints. People who are not of the Irish decent celebrate this day by going out and partying. Many will go out to a bar, club, or party on this day. Here in Owensboro, the community celebrated at many different locations....

“Hamlet Abridged and Unafraid”

Malek Harris, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

"Hamlet Abridged and Unafraid" was the spring production for Kentucky Wesleyan’s Theatre Department. Although this production only had three actors, the production team as a whole was compromised of ten members who aided in acting, directing, lighting and sound, props, and costuming. The revision of...

The Season of Lent

Morgan Herzog, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Starting Wednesday, March 1, Catholics are now currently participating in a tradition called Lent. Lent is when an individual prepares for Easter for 40 days by fasting, praying, and penitence. The word Lent is derived from the word Lenten, which means springtime. During Lent, Catholics will participate...

The Story Behind Saint Patrick’s Day

Mackenzie McDonald

March 31, 2017

As most of you know, St. Patrick’s Day just recently happened on March 17th, but some people do not know why we celebrate it.  This holiday was originated from Ireland and is celebrated in observance of the death of St. Patrick, who was the patron saint of Ireland.  This began as a religious feast...

2017 Grammy’s Wrap Up

Morgan Herzog

February 24, 2017

The Grammy’s of 2017 became a competition between Adele and Beyonce. They were competing for record and album of the year. For those who did not watch the Grammy’s, Adele ended up winning album of the year. She also won four out of the five awards she was nominated for. Adele paid her respects to...

Intramural Basketball

Martavius Carter

February 24, 2017

Intramural Sports are referred to as recreational sports organized within particular institutions, usually an educational institution. Intramural sports consist of matches and contests that take place among teams from "within the walls" of an institution or area. The term dates to the 1840s. It is contrasted...

Spring Break Destinations

Makenzie McDonald

February 24, 2017

Anyone have any ideas of going on spring break this year?  Anyone having trouble saving up money for a trip?  Well this article has all the answers for you!  Spring break is one of the most exciting breaks of the school year (besides summer), so I encourage every student to try and take some time...

2.5 Million Unite in Women’s March

Mariah Wise

February 3, 2017

On Saturday, January 21 of this brand new year, millions of people united to march in Washington D.C. for women’s rights. While this March on Washington seems to have arisen from the inauguration of the now President of the United States, Donald Trump, women’s rights movements happened all over the...

Cafeteria Survey

Brittany Wells, Managing Editor

December 6, 2016

The cafeteria is home to many students and staff at Kentucky Wesleyan College. With any small school, the number of places to eat are limited, especially with your student meal plan. Not only is the number of places to eat limited, but also the cafeteria itself is limited in its overall food selection....

Thanksgiving Memories

Wilson Buckner, Features Editor

December 4, 2016

When America’s favorite holiday of Thanksgiving comes to mind, I think of how my Mom spends days, maybe weeks, preparing for the feast. I always gorge on sweet potato pie while everyone else grazes for days on the leftovers. But the holiday is more than just the food. It’s the time of year that should...

Finals Weeks Stress Tips

Brittany Wells, Managing Editor

December 4, 2016

Finals are almost here! Deadlines are coming to an end, while finals are just around the corner. Finals week can be a stressful time. That is why it is important to take care of yourself during these times. It is important to stay as healthy as possible, not just physically but mentally and emotionally...

Creating Relationships

Brittany Wells, Managing Editor

November 16, 2016

One of the primary benefits of attending a smaller school is being able to create long lasting relationships with your peers, school staff, and professors. This benefit is not always easily attainable at larger schools. How many students do you think who attend Indiana University, Purdue University,...

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