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President Obama assures us that we should not fear

November 30, 2015

      The whole world is in disarray after the events of the Paris attack. The U.S. is in high alert and the citizens are afraid. However, President Barack Obama is reassuring Americans that they have nothing to fear. "We do not succumb to fear," he said. "The most powerful tool we have to fight ISIL is to say that we're not afraid, to not elevate them, to somehow buy into their fantasy ...

Deadline is Tuesday to apply for MTSU guaranteed scholarship

Deadline is Tuesday to apply for MTSU guaranteed scholarship

November 30, 2015

  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Middle Tennessee State University says its deadline is coming up next week for high school seniors seeking one of the school's guaranteed scholarships. Scholarships ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 per year are available for students who meet academic requirements, complete the application and pay the application fee by Tuesday. Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Recruitment Laurie Witherow says no a...

Book Review: Find out how the bride avoids the Kings Wrath

Book Review: Find out how the bride avoids the Kings Wrath

November 23, 2015

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Abdieh is a fiction novel with magical realism that is based off of the old tale of One Thousand and One Nights. The back story to the novel is that the King of Khorasan, Khalid, marries a new woman every night and every sunrise the new wife is found dead. Our main character, Shahrzad, finds out that her best friend has been murdered by the King after marrying him and...

63rd District Representative Glen Casada continues to flame the debate regarding future and present refugees

63rd District Representative Glen Casada continues to flame the debate regarding future and present refugees

November 19, 2015

BREAKING NEWS - UPDATED 9:45 PM 11/19/15 WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding swiftly to the terror in Paris, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly Thursday to erect high hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees coming to American shores, dividing the president's own party as lawmakers reflected the anxiety of voters back home. The vote was 289-137, enough to override a threatened White House veto of the...

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