Exploring Religions: Islam and Christianity

Student essay comparing foundations of faith Tara Elizabeth Guest Writer Islam and Christianity have always been viewed as two completely different religions, each with their own rules. Each have been viewed as radical due to the nature of the people who follow the religions, but are they really? It’s all about interpretation of their own…

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A big heart in a young kid

Student collects hygiene products for homeless Jamie Koebke Business Editor Imagine being a high school student, a college student, working part time and collecting items for local homeless shelters all at the same time. This is exactly what seventeen year old Macy Wurmlinger is doing. The Landmark Academy and St. Clair County Community College student…

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Give it your best shot

Bringing change to the community Jenelle Kalaf Photo Editor While it’s not easy to dedicate one’s life to making a community great again, that doesn’t stop Trina Kern-Avedisian. Born in Port Huron, Avedisian, founder and president of the Citizens for a Vibrant Community (CVC) and employee of Wolverine Market, made it a goal to show…

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“The People V. OJ”

Series based on famous ‘90s murder case Jamie Koebke Business Editor “The People V. O.J.: American Crime Story” on the FX network, enlightens viewers on one of the most famous murder cases in American history. The murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in 1994. The television series takes viewers on a trip from…

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Late to the Game

Glory to Arstotzka! Jenelle Kalaf Photo Editor Congratulations! You have been chosen for the honor to protect your great country at the border. Your task: to control who enter the great country of Arstotka! What if they needed help running from war, though? Maybe their papers weren’t up-to-date but they haven’t seen their child in…

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Making the world better, one classroom at a time

Local college grad teaching Tanzanian teens Nick “Chico” Hernandez Managing Editor Schooling, healthcare, food variety, what do all these things have in common? Most Americans have easy access to these things but across the pond, the story changes. Enter the United Republic of Tanzania in East Africa and the scenery changes metaphorically and literally. Besides…

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Frosty fundraiser for Special Olympics

2016 Polar Plunge a splash Mel Buskirk Copy Editor From superheroes to Star Wars, scantily clad men to an individual donning a Donald Trump getup, participants paraded to from the Voyager Bowling Alley and Restaurant to the shore of the St. Clair Boat Harbor to jump into the water for the 2016 Polar Plunge. The…

Upcoming human trafficking seminar

Free panel educates about horrendous crime affecting Michigan Mel Buskirk Copy Editor “Human trafficking is a form of modern day slavery that occurs on an international, national, and local scale. Whether in the smallest town, rural areas, medium sized cities, villages, big cities – there is nowhere in Michigan that has not been touched by…