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Stress relief in new ways

New events at this semester’s Stressbreaker Jamie Koebke Business Editor Some people believe that a smile can change someone’s day, what do you think they’d say about a room of smiles? On Tuesday December 1 Student Government hosted a stress breaker that involved a room full of smiles, they had four dogs brought to the…

Letter from the Editor

Emily Mainguy Editor-in-Chief As fall comes to an end I would like to thank our readers for another great semester! We will be back next semester with a new issue coming out on Jan. 21. With a new semester comes new opportunities to join our crew. If you are interested in joining us you can…

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A new face in the Marketing Department

New beginnings for former Times Herald Sports Writer Nick “Chico” Hernandez Managing Editor Paul Costanzo is a new face St. Clair County Community College, but a seasoned resident of the Port Huron area. Costanzo, 33 of Fort Gratiot, is the Digital Content and Communications Coordinator for the Marketing Department. Before taking the plunge into SC4,…

Cheap textbooks websites

Save some money by shopping textbooks online Nick “Chico” Hernandez Managing Editor The bane of many college students comes from not just finals and annoying classmates, but sinking hard earned cash into dead trees with words on them. Textbooks, while also giving large amounts of profits to corporations, are usually required for any class that…

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The 25th Annual Putnam Spelling Bee comes to town

SC4 Players perform a musical Emily Mainguy Editor-in-Chief “Are you one of our Spellers?” Greeted Tom Kephart, director of this year’s musical, as guests entered the theatre. The musical “The 25th Annual Putnam Spelling Bee” was performed this past weekend in the Fine Arts Theatre by the SC4 Players. “Putnam was also an interesting experience…

Dancing in the Land of Sweets

Review of the 26th Annual Production of the Nutcracker Jenelle Kalaf Photo Editor The classic Christmas story of a girl and her beloved gift from her uncle came to life on McMorran’s stage for the 26th year for 3 shows. The Nutcracker Ballet Theatre Company presented “The Nutcracker,” the tale of Clara, played by Claire…

A different kind of Internet and TV

Google promises to join the world in the best possible way Jenelle Kalaf Photo Editor Google brings us many services, such as search engines, social media, email services, online storage, video sharing capabilities, smart phones, and smart glasses. While all of these services are helpful and used by many, what do they all require? Internet.…

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James Freed

A profile of Port Huron’s city manager Mel Buskirk Copy Editor “I couldn’t resist the idea of coming back to Port Huron,” James Freed said during an interview on Tuesday, Dec. 1. “I’ve always loved Port Huron. I love the people of Port Huron.” Freed returned to the Blue Water area when he became the…

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Searching for Home

The European Refugee Crisis through the eyes of those experiencing it firsthand Katie Hunckler Staff Writer An ocean away, there lies a crisis. Driven out by fear, people are fleeing from their homes and setting out on an indefinite journey, desperately searching for a place where they are safe and welcome. The European Refugee Crisis…