The Delta Statement

Sincerely, Confused

Sincerely, Confused

March 1, 2016

Hey Dishin' Dirt, I have this situation, and I have no clue what to do about it! So I have been seeing this guy for about a year and a half now, and we haven't established what we are. We do relationship things, but I get jealous when girls are all around him! Technically, we aren't together, but we are together if that...

Cleveland Country Club Hosts Big Band Bash

Cleveland Country Club Hosts Big Band Bash

February 27, 2016

It was a night filled with jazz, dancing, and delicious food. The Cleveland Country Club hosted Delta State’s Jazz Ensemble on Feb. 26, to help aid in the band’s fundraiser. Tickets were $20 for individuals wanting to attend and $5 for students. The night included many popular jazz songs like "In the Mood" and "New Yor...

I Love You

I Love You

February 27, 2016

Don't leave me please This of you, I beg Started the same way as others Out of the womb, I came Hours of labor and months of carrying It only attributed to your tremendous heart and strength Try my hardest to be the best man I can And keep your honor stretched in length Couldn't imagine my life without you But can't...

The Future

The Future

February 27, 2016

Legacy The flowers we blossom today Will be the the source of fruit from which the next generation will eat and flourish from We are all capable of leaving a blueprint But is that blueprint helpful? The next human is capable of helping you achieve and leave in your path-success But out of wonderment, will that same human...

Within

Within

February 26, 2016

The madness speaks to us everyday It's the voice we call the other Why ignore Is it the rage The insanity in you that runs through your veins No Its the known of your unknown

Looking Through A Space

Looking Through A Space

February 26, 2016

Space was very quiet, he noticed. As the man floated towards the window on his left, he noticed a gleam of light, almost out of his sight. That wasn’t anything too abnormal, considering he was in space—there were stars, after all. He looked down at his arm-watch, opening the flap. No inconsistencies with the log, nothing from Bas...

Statesmen Snap Back From Losing Streak

February 24, 2016

CLEVELAND, Mississippi. – The Delta State University men's basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak with an 86-71 win over the Shorter University Hawks on Thursday. The Statesmen used a 12-5 run to boost momentum, leading 19-8 with 13:56 to go in the first half. With 4:40 remaining, Delta State gained its largest lead, 21 points,...

Lady Statesmen Defeats Shorter

Lady Statesmen Defeats Shorter

February 24, 2016

CLEVELAND, Miss. -- Senior Chelsey Rhodes tied her career-high with 34 points to lead Delta State University (18-5, 15-5 GSC) to a 49-38 win over Shorter University (17-8, 14-6 GSC) on Thursday at Lloyd Clark Court-Walter Sillers Coliseum. The victory moved DSU one step closer to securing a home game in the upcoming Gulf Sou...

Now That’s Show Biz

Now That’s Show Biz

February 24, 2016

The curtain of deceit hangs With the veil of Hell, she gains Cloaked in disguise he tries To all but pass through time Frozen with ill will, The other’s anger threatens to spill Trapped in a fantasy world of bliss ‘Tis but poison that ends her kiss The other’s intent never found out He merel...

Love Sick

Love Sick

February 24, 2016

Why am I here? I seem to tune out the world more and more… Why aren’t you near? I seem to push you away, Even when it hurts me to the core… Why can’t I live? The pressures of society seem to silence me… Why can’t I kill? My soul would never be free… If only the pain wasn’t the reason for my demise....

Absent Mind

Absent Mind

February 24, 2016

What’s on my mind? What are my thoughts? What is real? What is not? I’m not sure because I forgot. What time is it? What’s the time that it was? Questions. Questions. In my mind, Only a buzz....

But Would You Hit Me?

But Would You Hit Me?

February 24, 2016

Domestic violence is a real and serious matter. Millions of women are battered and bruised everyday. The absolute sad part about domestic violence is the majority of the time it is commited by a spouse, family member, or someone the victim is dating. But, why is it that men feel the need to lay their hands on women as opposed...