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Money raised to help Pound child

30 Oct , 2013  

The Preprofessional Club’s third annual Halloween party’s proceeds went to benefit a local child.

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SGA hosts local high school students

30 Oct , 2013  

Over 60 high school students were hosted by SGA on campus last Friday for the eighth annual High School Leadership Retreat. Students went through different sessions throughout the day on communication skills and teamwork. The day concluded with the high school students sitting in on SGA’s weekly meeting. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The eighth annual High School Leadership Retreat was hosted by the Student Government Association last Friday.

News

Campus Red Flag mystery revealed

30 Oct , 2013  

Red flags first found spotted across campus before fall break were a mystery for students and seemingly for college officials according to their online video that debuted before break. But, when students returned from break the mystery, was solved.

News,Top News

B.o.B. rocks Wise, student gets rocked

30 Oct , 2013  

Hip-hop recording artist B.o.B. performed for a crowd of around 700 people Saturday night in the David J. Prior Convocation Center. B.o.B. received an unexpected guest appearance from senior business administration major Brandon Aird when he rushed the stage in a Magic Johnson jersey. Aird was subsequently tackled, thrown off the stage and arrested on a drunk in public charge.Aird was transported to the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Duffield. A Youtube video titled “Meanwhile at a B.o.B. show”of a security gaurd tackling Aird on stage had more than 8,000 views as of Monday. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Hip-hop recording artist B.o.B. rocked the David J. Prior Convocation Center this weeekend. A crowd of around 700 people gathered Saturday night to hear the artist who opened with his hit song “Magic.”

Highlights,Sports

A long time coming, Cavs earn first win

30 Oct , 2013  

Head coach Dewey Lusk and defensive coordinator Justin Hamilton celebrate the first Cavs victory at Carl Smith Stadium since Oct. 22, 2011. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

It was a tough start to the week for head coach Dewey Lusk’s family; he lost his moth­er-in-law Maryland Dover and was trying to avoid an 0-8 start to the season.

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X-Country wraps up inaugural season

30 Oct , 2013  

Sophomore Shaquon Wilkins finished up a steller season for the Cavs with All-MEC honors. Photo courtesy of Lorenzo Rodriguez

The UVa-Wise men’s cross country team capped off a very successful season in its first year competing as an NCAA Division II school in the Mountain East Conference.

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Volleyball looking to start having more fun

30 Oct , 2013  

Freshman standout Karley Allen (2) goes up for a spike against Brevard College on Oct. 22. Allen leads the Cavs in kills with 298 on the season. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise Cavalier volleyball team finally returned to the Prior Center last week to play in front of the home crowd after almost a month on the road.

Features

Walking Dead Review Episodes 1-3

30 Oct , 2013  

The much awaited show “The Walking Dead” has hit televisions once again.

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Student train enthusiasts

30 Oct , 2013  

Senior business administration major Ryan Markham snaps a photo of an incoming train. Markham and senior art major Andrew Milwee both travel across the region working on their train photography. Photo courtesy of Ryan Markham

A couple of UVa-Wise students have a very distinct hobby: Train photography.

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Women’s athletics history honored

17 Oct , 2013  

Clinch Valley College and UVa-Wise women’s athletic photos courtesy of Shirley Baker-Mullins, The Alumni Office and Darrell Dingus-Ely.

Women in the history of UVa-Wise sports were honored last month during the college’s Homecoming festivities.

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Cavs defensive performance not enough

17 Oct , 2013  

Sophomore Terrence Younger hauls in a pass in the Cavs 42-17 loss to the Shepherd University Rams Oct. 12. Younger finished with 82 yards. Photo courtesy of Richard Meade

A last-minute attempt to score wasn’t enough for the UVa-Wise Cavaliers last weekend, and they dropped a 42-17 decision to the Shepherd University Rams.

Opinion

Twitter immaturity @UVa-Wise

17 Oct , 2013  

Twitter has every kind of UVa-Wise account you could think of, right? Intramurals, SDAB, SAB, Pi Kapps, the official UVa Wise Twitter. Everything.