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Mental illness, not to be taken lightly

SC4 holds free mental health screening Melanie Buskirk Staff Writer This past Oct. 9, the National Depression Screening Day and free mental health screening, provided by McLaren Health Systems took place in SC4’s college center. According to MLHS’s volunteer and mental health experts Sharon Hardy and Karen Zisler, over 200 people from the community showed…

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Halloween, booze, and charity

Zombie crawl makes its way through downtown Port Huron Angie Stoecklin Editor-in-Chief Zombies invade Port Huron, again, and this time it’s for a good cause. The 5th annual Zombie Crawl took place Saturday Oct. 18, drawing in an estimated 600 people. The event started at Casey’s Pizza and Subs, where participants brought canned foods in…

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The hammer of vengeance

Review of Trivium’s recent album “Vengeance Falls” Tyler Smith Staff Writer Picture a life of despair, agony, and rage. Knowing you’re alone and no one will understand the way you feel. A loner who’s only vengeance is to live and wage war against an overwhelming enemy. Trivium’s latest album depicts such a story in such…

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Oculus Rift

The next big thing in 3D virtual reality headsets Therese Padgham Guest Writer Gaming industry speculators anticipate the long-awaited consumer version to be released in 2015. Rift boasts a seven inch screen, evolved stereoscopic 3D perspective and built-in audio. A price tag from $200 to $400, without headphones, is expected. The cost is comparable to…

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The rebirth of survival horror

A coward’s experience with Bethesda’s “The Evil Within” Jenelle Kalaf Photo Editor A mixture of remorse and satisfaction still bubbles up when I think about it. The fantastic idea that included me picking up “The Evil Within” at the midnight launch and playing it as soon as I got home. I should have thought about…

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Blues and Folk music unite

Blues group and local band reel in crowd at SC4’s theatre Angie Stoecklin Editor-in-Chief On the night of Oct. 4, the audience in SC4’s Fine Arts theatre exploded with applause when Coordinator of the Arts Celeste Skalnek announced that she was thrilled to have Madcat Midnight Blues performing SC4. The event featured opening band Gasoline…