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Top 10 Songs of 2017

Top 10 Songs of 2017

January 27, 2017

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The Polls are in: Spring or Fall Semester?

The Polls are in: Spring or Fall Semester?

Kendall Morrow

January 27, 2017

Filed under Features, Spring 2017

Delta State students were asked which semester they liked better and why. In this poll, many students preferred the fall semester and these are their reasons.   Katie Tippins, a junior in the Elementary Education Program said: “I like [the] fall semester better because it’s a new school year and, essentially,...

Gird Your Lions

Gird Your Lions

Bugg Davis

January 26, 2017

Filed under Basketball, Spring 2017

On Jan. 12, the Statesmen basketball team faced a home court battle against the North Alabama Lions, defeating them 84-80. The Statesmen won the opening tip and scored six unanswered points at the start of the game until North Alabama answered back with a three-pointer to stop the Statesmen’s run. From there, the game was...

Fall Break Canceled

Fall Break Canceled

January 25, 2017

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DSU Presents SADD to YOU

DSU Presents SADD to YOU

January 25, 2017

SADD, which stands for Students Against Destructive Decisions, is a potentially new student organization at Delta State University. SADD is a national group that was founded by Robert Anastas in 1981. Their mission is to help teenagers and young adults deal with issues such as drug use, underage drinking, drunk driving,...

Her Tears

Her Tears

December 9, 2016

The burning in her lungs was nothing new, the fatigue in her legs as she lengthened her stride was the same as practice, and the adrenaline rushing through her veins was addictive. Haley couldn’t get enough of pushing her body to its limits; the thrill it gave her when she broke through the odds and succeeded. She was alr...