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Volleyball heads to Elite 8

Sports, Volleyball January 2, 2016 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

The Yellow Jacket Volleyball Team’s season was pre-destined to skewer and rise to contending challengers from the very beginning. The team hit the ground running starting September 1 and their efforts have led them to a 28-7 overall record and a perfect winning record in the conference. They now willRead More

The Game Ball stays in Ashland

The Game Ball stays in Ashland

Football, Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

The Game Ball is staying in Ashland! The Randolph-Macon Football team showed up with great determination to win on Saturday, as the heated rivalry between Randolph-Macon and Hampden-Sydney drew in thousands of people to the small town of Ashland. Randolph-Macon’s season has not been the best compared to years past,Read More

Royals take the World Series

Royals take the World Series

Baseball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

It had been about 30 years since the Kansas City Royals lifted the Commissioner’s Trophy. Since winning the World Series in 1985, they have experienced just about everything a franchise possibly could. The team had Rookie of the Year’s in the 1980s, endured run-ins with the rulebook, were consistent playoffRead More

Holm roasts Rousey in UFC 193

Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

In the highly anticipated matchup between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm, many did not think that Holm would win with a high kick to Rousey’s neck. Rousey entered the fight without a single loss in her UFC career and, after winning several fights in under a minute, she was regardedRead More

Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline

Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline

Politics, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

On November 6, President Obama rejected the controversial crude oil pipeline that would stretch from Alberta, Canada to Steele City, Nebraska. The final decision came after years of public outreach, activism, and consultation. The Department of State advised the President that the pipeline proposal “would not serve the national interestsRead More

Donald Trump hosts Saturday Night Live

Politics, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

George Pataki, a candidate for the Republican nomination who is currently averaging only about 1% in the polls, responded to Donald Trump’s recent appearance on Saturday Night Live by submitting an equal air time request to NBC on Friday, November 13. Pataki’s letter to NBC, on the basis of FCCRead More

OpEd: “A prejudice against prejudice”

OpEd: “A prejudice against prejudice”

Opinions, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

Since our country gained independence, it has been considered a melting pot. A country founded by immigrants, built off of rebellion, and one that inherited a culture of hard work. In a time now when the world is more globally connected than it has ever been, it is ironic thatRead More

Innocents killed in terror attacks on Paris

Innocents killed in terror attacks on Paris

Politics, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

Paris, France was attacked in multiple locations on Friday, November 13, killing at least 129 and injuring 300 more, in what is now being reported as terrorist attacks from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant, or ISIL. The series of attacks were coordinated, and consisted of mass shootings, suicideRead More

R-MC embraces the giving spirit

Features January 2, 2016 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon community is never one to depart from the giving spirit, and that is just one characteristic which separates R-MC from various other colleges in the country. On Thursday, November 12, R-MC brought back their longstanding tradition of giving on Macon Day. Macon Day was born in the fallRead More

R-MC’s blood drive is back

R-MC’s blood drive is back

Features January 2, 2016 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

On Wednesday, November 11, 2015, Baxter Carter, the SGA Vice President of External Relations, organized the blood drive competition between Randolph-Macon and Hampden-Sydney with the hopes of re-establishing the competition as a tradition between the two schools. It was a great success with a total of 56 Randolph-Macon students donatingRead More