NCAA brings March Madness

Keltin Wiens

March 20, 2012

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March is here, finally. There are not too many months that bring back memories of such excitement and frustration as the third month of the year. This year is no different. This year may be just a little crazier. For those...

Making room for one more

Keltin Wiens

March 6, 2012

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Major League Baseball and the players’ union announced March 2 that the two sides are closer to a deal to implement another wild card team in the MLB playoffs. Good for you Major League Baseball, good for you. The new system ...

Spring brings baseball back

Keltin Wiens

February 28, 2012

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As another February winds down, we are again confronted with spring training. Yes, baseball season is here again. Just the sound of the word “baseball” conjures up patriotic feelings for most Americans and an overwhelming...

Collegiate Darwinism

Keltin Wiens

February 21, 2012

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For shame, college sports, for shame. Conference USA and the Mountain West Conference announced last week the two conferences will form a brand new “super conference,” although it is hardly composed of “super” schools...

Eli Manning: a QB for all time

Keltin Wiens

February 14, 2012

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The forty-sixth installment of the NFL Super Bowl was no disappointment. The Super Bowl between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots on Feb. 5 was the epitome of how a championship game should be played, which took the full ...

Peyton’s Future: Stay with Indy

Keltin Wiens

February 7, 2012

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Jim Irsay, the owner of the Indianapolis Colts, is trying to rebuild his team from the top down. So far, it’s not going too well. Vice chairman Bill Polian, general manager Chris Polian, head coach Jim Caldwell and most of...

Ask Bucky: Marriage on the mind

Stephanie Williams

September 28, 2010

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Hey Bucky! I have a question. What kind of benefits does WT offer married students? Any? Does it pay more to be married or single at this school? Thanks, Marriage on the Mind Dear Marriage on the Mind, The rumor that married stude...

Ask Bucky: Fashionable in White

Stephanie Williams

September 21, 2010

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Dear Bucky, Why can’t I wear white after labor day? Is it because you’ll get lost in snow? Also, when can I start wearing white again? ~Confused in Canyon. Dear Confused in Canyon, I am sorry to say that not wearing white a...

Ask Bucky: WT’s advice column

Stephanie Williams

September 15, 2010

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Have a question? Well the Bucky will help you find your answer! Our new advise column ‘Ask Bucky,’ will be a column dedicated to answering anything Prairie readers want to know. Have a question about campus? We can find the...

Letter from the Editor – Prairie retrospective

Maria Molina

September 9, 2010

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After going through The Prairie’s archive I realized that we have a long history as the student newspaper. We have gone through so many changes, from The Prairie in 1919 to the “West Texan” during the 1960s. We went from...

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