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50 Years of Progress

0 August 27, 2013

As some of you may know, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 marked the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, a civil rights movement event known for its crowds and the “I Have a Dream Speech” by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. To think that this historic event ...

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Gap Years Impact Graduation

0 August 23, 2013

A trend is setting for students to take a gap year between graduating high school and going to college, during their first three years of college, or between their bachelor’s and master’s degrees. A “gap year” is commonly defined as a year off from a ...

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Enjoy the Ride

0 August 22, 2013

“An exciting or very unusual experience,” is the formal definition of an adventure. To me, that’s the definition of life. Life is one big adventure and this new school year is the next stepping stone. Each person’s adventure is different. Some advent ...

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Back Seat Beatings

0 August 19, 2013

I’ve known Jake since we were both “knee high to a grasshopper,” as my mother’s father would say. We were both three, Jake and I, when his family moved across the street from mine. By across the street, I mean just on the other side of a dirt road 8 ...

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Meet the Sports Writers

0 August 18, 2013

Growing up in Western Oklahoma was not always the most exciting thing in the world.  Most of the time, sports were the only outlet to escape from all of the boredom. Despite not having much to do, Elk City was a great place to call home. My childhood ...

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