Opinion

Opinion: SAB defends Great Wise Out

24 Apr , 2013  

Submitted by Madison Ray with the support of the Student Activities Board in response to the March 27 article “Great Wiseout or great wipeout?” While this rebuttal may be a month late, the article bashing the Great Wise Out definitely left an impression on many students, especially members of the Student Activities Board.

News

Singers plan summer performance tour

24 Apr , 2013  

By Haley Hawks Contributing Writer hjh4cs@uvawise.edu The Highland Singers, a student music group, is planning a brief tour through Virginia this summer, planning to stop at locations in Richmond as well as places around Southwest Virginia.

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Entrepreneur Cameron Johnson offers advice

24 Apr , 2013  

Students, faculty, and community members packed the Rhododendron Room in the Slemp Student Center last Wednesday to hear Cameron Johnson talk about his business experiences and advice for success. 

Entertainment,Features,News

Tavern on Main to close

24 Apr , 2013  

One of Wise’s most popular locally-owned restaurants will close at the end of the month because of financial struggles, its owner said. 

Features

Chancellor, student switch places for day

24 Apr , 2013  

Sports Editor Jordan Childress won the chance to switch places with Chancellor Donna Henry on April 17 after he donated the most food to the annual Chancellor for A Day Canned Food Drive held April 1-5. 

Sports

Softball is on fire, winning 12 in a row

24 Apr , 2013  

The Highland Cavalier softball team (30-19, 18-10 MSC) finished the regular season winning 13 out of the last 14 games. 

News

Governor to speak at commencement

24 Apr , 2013  

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is set deliver the keynote address at UVa- Wise’s commencement ceremony this year, officials announced.

Sports

Vernon Payne stars in Red & Gray game

24 Apr , 2013  

By Tim Hayes  Bristol Herald Courier Vernon Payne, a defensive back for the University of Virginia’s College at Wise’s football team, lived by a certain mantra last season as his team struggled.

Sports

Simply Sanchize: Favorite sports moments

24 Apr , 2013  

I started working for the athletic department as a sophomore during the spring semester of 2011, initially as an intern for my communications practicum. This opportunity combined two of my favorite pastimes – traveling and sports – and I did plenty of traveling and attended plenty of sporting events, seeing all the ups and downs [...]

Entertainment

Music Review: Summer 2013 jams

24 Apr , 2013  

Summer is a time for music – windows down and volume cranked type of music. It’s the time of the year when we dig out our guilty pleasure CDs. For me, it’s anything Bruno Mars. Feel-good music takes over the day and washes away the gloom of winter. It’s time to remember the old and [...]

News

Editor wins journalism award

24 Apr , 2013  

The editor-in-chief of The Highland Cavalier was awarded first place for breaking news reporting in a multi-state contest on April 20 for a 2012 news story he wrote about the sudden death of the college’s seventh chancellor.

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Holcomb excels in tennis and chemistry

24 Apr , 2013  

Senior Zack Holcomb serves against the St. Catharine College Patriots on April 2. Photo by Jessica Shartouny | The Highland Cavalier

UVa-Wise senior Zack Holcomb has had his fair share of work through four years spent in the science lab and on the tennis court.