By Allie Robinson Editor-in-Chief firstname.lastname@example.org A newly-formed band made up of three UVa-Wise employees and two alumni is set to hold a debut concert Thursday. Runnin’ from Jezebel will perform the free concert April 28 at the Tavern on Main’s banquet hall on Main Street across from the restaurant.
The campus chapter of the National Residence Hall Honorary will sponsor its first Battle of the Bands competition next weekend, and a portion of the proceeds will go to benefit the Red Cross’ efforts in Japan. About a half-dozen bands are slated to compete during the event, which will be held April 29 at 8:30 [...]
Each of the college’s musical ensembles will perform at Prism 2011, the Department of Visual and Performing Arts’ annual gala dinner, silent auction and concert. The event is scheduled for April 30 in the Gilliam Center for the Arts and will begin at 6 p.m. The event raises money for the fine arts program and [...]
By Jordan Fifer News Editor email@example.com Three former UVa-Wise freshmen accused of beating a junior in an off-campus burglary in February were indicted Monday by a Wise County grand jury. Byron Thaxter Lawrence, 19, was indicted on charges of malicious wounding, burglary and conspiracy to commit burglary.
By Jimmy Seals Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org The two candidates not elected in last week’s SGA presidential election say they’re hopeful they can remain active in the group and other campus organizations next year. Ashley Cvetnich and James Tiffany lost the race for SGA president to Ashlee Washburn, who’s set to be inaugurated today.
By Adam Hood Staff Writer email@example.com The UVa-Wise baseball team took the Mid-South Eastern Division Championship after victories in last Friday’s double header against Rio Grande University. The team took both games with scores of 8-7 and 4-0.
By Allie Robinson Editor-in-Chief firstname.lastname@example.org UVa-Wise students and faculty traveled to Charlottesville last week to witness the inauguration of UVa’s eighth president, Teresa Sullivan. Dean of Students Jewell Worley took four students — SGA President, Honor Court Chair Bryant Gray, Judicial Board Chief Justice Ashley Ryan and SGA Treasurer Luke Rasnick.