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UVa-Wise: 60 years a college

September 10, 2014 | 149 views

UVa-Wise is officially 60 years old. From the ever-watchful care­taker to a family of pigs interrupt­ing the first convocation, this cam­pus has stories to tell that even its students may not know.

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Relay for Life to occur in spring

February 12, 2014 | 572 views

A national event honoring cancer survivors, victims and their caretakers will be held here for the first time this spring.

Spring Break mission trip in Moore

February 12, 2014 | 4,260 views

The annual spring break service trip will allow anyone who is interested to help out with tornado relief in Moore, Okla.

Kunzman’s Cavs comebacks fall short at home

February 12, 2014 | 1,937 views

Head coach Kristen Kunzman’s Cavalier basketball team was looking to earn two qual­ity conference wins to stay in the middle of the pack in the Mountain East Conference stand­ings. Kuzman’s Cavs were unable to pull …

Commercial holiday

February 12, 2014 | 2,116 views

It is that time of the year again folks, Valentine’s Day. A day for love and romance, proposals and priceless possessions, a day to show someone just how much you care. If you want to …

Commuters left in the cold

February 12, 2014 | 1,695 views

It’s winter, which means if there is any bad weather within a 50 mile radius, Wise is going to get it. While this is no big deal to those who live on campus, it’s a …

Deon Boyce: A simple Carolina man

January 30, 2014 | 5,719 views
Senior forward Deon Boyce (23) stands under his favorite place, the basketball goal. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

North Carolina is known for bar­beque, tobacco, big time basketball and soon, Deon Boyce.

Commuter Corner

January 30, 2014 | 1,278 views

Welcome, my fellow commuters, to our very own “corner” of the Highland Cavalier. From now on, this corner will serve as a means by which we travelers to and from this great university may view …

Bookstore Bandits

January 30, 2014 | 2,258 views

It’s that time of year again: Classes have started back, you pro­crastinated on getting your books, and your prayers for snow days have not been answered. What does that mean? You’re forced to go through …

Halls upgraded

January 30, 2014 | 2,296 views

Many renovations were done over winter break to enhance the resident halls.

Mellinger and Cavs move to 4-0 on season

December 4, 2013 | 509 views
Sophomore point guard Charles George (1) releases a floater in the second half of a 76-48 blowout win over Urbana University on Nov. 23. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

After two warm up games in non-confer­ence play, head coach Blake Mellinger’s Cavs were ready to start Mountain East Conference play as they hosted the Urbana University Blue Knights on Nov. 23 and the Notre …

Cavs open MEC play with 1-1 record

December 4, 2013 | 668 views
Sophomore Makenzie Cluesman (21) passes to an open Reynesha Archer (32) in a 77-66 loss to Urbana University on Nov. 23. Cluesman finished with 16 points and Archer with 15 points for the Cavs. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise Cavalier women’s basketball team was off to a 3-0 start this season, which hasn’t happened since the 2009-2010 season.

Commentary: Two responses to the Nov. 13 article “Is the new library really needed?”

December 4, 2013 | 2,077 views

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 …