An opinion piece in the Nov. 13 edition of the Highland Cavalier questioned the need for construction of the new library. Based on the editorial, I thought it was important to provide facts as to why the new building is being constructed.
The sequel to “The Hunger Games,” “Catching Fire,” is making quite an impression in the box office since its release on Nov. 22. Some say that it is leagues better than the first film, but everyone seems to agree with the sentiment that it is without a doubt simply wonderful.
Gardener, political advocate and Purdue recruiter are a few of the hats Associate Professor of Chemistry Walter Crouse wears on a day-to-day basis. At the end of the semester, Crouse will add retiree to that list after 30 years of teaching at UVa-Wise.
Note: An earlier version of this story was incorrect about Hannah Beth Salyer’s illness. It has been corrected Little girls became princesses for the day Saturday to benefit a local kindergarten student at Wise Primary School. The event, which was called ‘Princess for a Day’ was held at Greear Gymnasium and raised money for Hannah [...]