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Is Dark Souls 2 worth the hype?

Daniel Christie, Computer Expert

May 27, 2014

Filed under A&E

Dark Souls has been a controversial game since its inception, known for it’s staggering difficulty and huge learning curve many believe it to be too hard be good, while some view it as one of the best games of all time. Dark ...

College Page 2014

College Page 2014

May 23, 2014

“Veronica Mars” impresses faithful fans

Nicole Johnson, Copy Editor

May 23, 2014

Filed under A&E, Opinions

A movie made of the fans, by the fans, and for the fans. This the best way to describe the film adaption of the teen detective show Veronica Mars. Funded by a 6 million dollar kickstarter, the movie is sure to please both devoted...

Meanwhile, in Australia

Nicole Johnson, Copy Editor

May 23, 2014

Filed under A&E, Uncategorized

People everywhere were shocked Feb. 24 when Australia’s famous tourist attraction, The Big Mango, was stolen from its position in Bowen. They were even more shocked to discover that the theft was in fact a publicity stunt staged...

Selfie claims ‘Word of the year’ for 2013

Reilly Swennes, Staff Writer

December 17, 2013

Filed under A&E

All around the world, whether on Instagram, Twitter or any other form of social media, “selfie” captions more than 57 million photos and counting. Oxford dictionary has named “selfie” 2013’s word of the year outvoting bo...

Drake releases new album, “Nothing Was the Same”

Ishmael Sutton, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013

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Drake, the well-known rapper from Canada, released his album, "Nothing Was the Same," September 24. His album leaked a week before the scheduled release date. All of the Canadian rapper’s fans were in a frenzy while waiting for ...

Athens participates in the brain game

Reilly Swennes, Staff Writer

October 10, 2013

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The Brain Game is a series of questions in game show formatted to test the knowledge of its competitors. Every Saturday at 11:30 am on WRAL, high-schoolers are put to the test. High school students, representing their schools fr...

iPhones 5S, 5C bring new features

David Parker, Assistant Business Manager

September 30, 2013

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Apple released a new iPhone, there are two new designs that Apple has released, the iPhone 5S and 5C.   There are many new features on the new iPhones such as a finger scanner, iOS 7, new HD camera, iTunes radio and control ...