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College football blitz: Week 2 recap

Texas wide receiver Collin Johnson (9) can't complete a catch as LSU cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. (24) defends during an NCAA football game on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in Austin, Texas.

Noah Powers, Sports Editor

September 10, 2019

Week two of college football’s 150th season is in the books and following this weekend’s madness, there are a few new faces on the come up. For starters, we saw Army nearly take down a 7th-ranked Michigan squad in Ann Arbor, Maryland topple no. 21 Syracuse by 43 points and Mack Brown’s Tar Heel...

INTERVIEW: Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient Donald Godwin

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Sunshine Angulo, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2019

Donald E. Godwin graduated in from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 1969, when UNCW was still considered Wilmington College.He has grown to be one of the most well-respected trial lawyers in Texas, where he currently resides, and in the entire nation.

The current laws surrounding guns in churches

Flickr user wiz722 captured this sign indicated legal carrying of guns in Harris, Texas in 2011.

Valerie Keys, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2017

Within the last three months, the United States has suffered from a series of mass shootings that have changed the way many Americans are now looking at gun control. On Nov. 5, 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire on First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, killing 25.   Throughout the country, the event—in conj...

Mass shooting at Texas church kills 26

Investigators work at the scene of a mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman/TNS)

Tyler Newman, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

The community of Sutherland Springs, Texas is now the site of the most recent American mass shooting after a gunman opened fire in a Baptist church. Sutherland Springs – located in Wilson County – just 30 miles southeast of San Antonio, is home to First Baptist Church, the reported target of the...

A UNCW professor’s eyewitness account: The rains of Hurricane Harvey

Armored vehicles moving down the streets of Houston on their way to aid civilians caught in the storm.

Martin Brown, Contributing Writer

September 2, 2017

Monday night three families and a dog sit together in a home in Houston. The rain has not stopped since it began on Friday, and two of the families are unsure if they will have a home to return to when their hosts’ hospitality can no longer sustain them. When the rain from Hurricane Harvey began on...

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