Football’s fatal flaw

FEATURE STORY Concussion n. : 1. temporary unconsciousness caused by a blow to the head. 2. a violent shock as from a heavy blow. Either definition startlingly reveals the trauma that is experienced in a helmet-to-helmet collision during a football game. We see them each Sunday during the fall, play... Read more »

Santa visits TVCC Terrell

Santa visits TVCC Terrell

Samantha Tolon, Student Writer

                          Last week, the staff at the Terrell campus enjoyed food...  Read More »

December 9, 2015

Visiting another world within Dallas

Visiting another world within Dallas

Samantha Tolon, Student Writer

During this fall semester Sheree Daniel's Biology classes went on a special field trip to the Dallas World Aquarium. "The Dallas World Aquarium is not just an aquarium. It...  Read More »

December 9, 2015

The world’s largest egg

The world’s largest egg

Samantha Tolon, Student Writer

    This semester, one of the Terrell campus' biology teachers, Mehdi Mahdavi, was able to locate and purchase a real ostrich egg for another Terrell b...  Read More »

December 9, 2015

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Lucky Stiff

Kirsten Graham, Staff Writer

Trinity Valley Community College had an open-call for it’s spring musical, “Lucky Stiff”. Auditions were last week and the cast will be announced this week. Some of the parts include: Harry Witherspoon, a shy English salesman, Anthony (Tony) Hendon, the dead uncle of Harry, Rita LaPorta, the high-strung lover of Tony Hendon, Vinnie DiRuzzio, Rita’s mild-mannered...  Read More »

Feb 1

Visiting another world within Dallas

Visiting another world within Dallas

Samantha Tolon, Student Writer

During this fall semester Sheree Daniel's Biology classes went on a special field trip to the Dallas World Aquarium. "The Dallas World Aquarium is not just an aquarium. It...  Read More »

Dec 9

Learn More About Freshwater Insects

Learn More About Freshwater Insects

Kirsten Graham

Zoe Ann Stinchcomb with the Texas Parks & Wildlife came to the Athens campus earlier this month to discuss freshwater insects.

Nov 30

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Leapin’ Lizards: Working on Annie

Shaydi Paramore, Staff Writer

Have you ever considered working as a stagehand or stage tech for a Broadway show? After getting the chance to work as a electrician(light technician) for the Broadway show, Annie, I can say it is much different than ...  Read More »

February 3, 2016

Cowboys Corral: With Romo injured again, Dallas faces Washington on Monday night

Cowboys Corral: With Romo injured again, Dallas faces Washington on Monday night

Malcom Duhon, Editor-in-Chief

Ten days ago on Thanksgiving, Cowboys fans bore witness to a familiar, yet still gut-wrenching sight: Tony Romo flat on his back, clutching his left collar-bone. The verdict? A re-broken collar-bone, the same inj...  Read More »

December 6, 2015

M&M World

A world of M&Ms

November 30, 2015

                Terrell Campus There is an abundance of M...  Read More »

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Steaming Over A Coffee Cup

November 30, 2015

Several people surprised with Starbucks because they believe this year’s holiday cup is against Christianity. This whole...  Read More »

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Racism and responsibility

news-journal staff

The University of Missouri's school president stepped down today amidst race-related controversy on campus. Tim Wolfe, under pressure to resign from his position after multiple reported racist incidents around and connected to the campus, and after a perceived lack of reaction by Wolfe du...  Read More »

November 9, 2015

Trick or treat, grow up please

Trick or treat, grow up please

news-journal staff

The spookiest time of year is now upon us. On Saturday, millions of kids across the country will be dressing up in a wide variety of costumes, from celebrities to athletes,...  Read More »

October 29, 2015

Recent Editorials Stories

USC players Su'a Cravens and Cody Kessler, flank now-former head coach Steve Sarkisian at Pac-12 media days

The demon drink

October 21, 2015

Last week, the University of Southern California (USC) Trojans fired their football coach. At first glance, it seemed to be the logical next step for a once-proud football program that has struggled to find firm ground over the last decade. But upon further review, the decision by USC's athletic director Pat Haden, himself a former quarterback for the school, to fire he...  Read More »

Clock built by Ahmed Mohamed that caused his arrest.

Better safe than sorry

September 28, 2015

Two weeks ago in Irving, Texas, a 14-year old high school student excitedly shared his new invention with his teachers. The...  Read More »

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