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Serving the West Texas A&M University community since 1919.

The PRAIRIE

Serving the West Texas A&M University community since 1919.

The PRAIRIE

Johnny Lawhon

Johnny Lawhon, Contributor

My name is Johnny Lawhon, and I'm a junior digital communication and media major. I'm also a non-traditional student, and I plan to continue furthering my education so I can keep helping others, but on a grander scale. This is my first semester as a contributor for the Prairie, and it's been an amazing experience so far.

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WTAMU creates new psychology degree program for students.

West Texas A&M University creates new Master’s of Psychology degree program.

March 28, 2021

With the growing need for licensed mental healthcare workers in the Texas Panhandle, West Texas A&M University steps up to the plate by creating a new Master’s of Psychology degree program for WTAMU...

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National I Want You To Be Happy Day Celebration.

National I Want You To Be Happy Day, a day worth celebrating.

March 8, 2021

In today’s fast-paced society, many people believe that it is important to remember to spread happiness to others. National I Want You To Be Happy Day for some, is a great time to do this, and one organization...

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Winter weather greatly affects athletic programs.

Winter weather advisory, the chilling effects of winter weather on WT athletic programs.

February 23, 2021

When winter storms hit, West Texas A&M University athletic programs are greatly affected by hazardous weather conditions. But in true athletic spirit, choosing to adapt and persevere through cancelations...

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Op/Ed A blast from the past: Cobra Kai entertains audiences with an iconic ‘80s feel and has jaw-dropping twists that will leave people wanting more.

January 18, 2021

Cobra Kai, a spin-off from the iconic movie “The Karate Kid” that has left audiences speechless. Set in an ‘80s tone, it is a fantastic reminder of a filming style lost in most modern-day television...

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The School of Music at West Texas A&M University will prevail no matter the circumstances.

School of Music and balancing COVID-19

November 19, 2020

The School of Music at West Texas A&M University has chosen to prevail despite challenges the COVID-19 pandemic has presented to having rehearsals and performances. The love of music and the passion...

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Scary, entertaining and heart felt. This show is a must-see for for all horror and love story fans.

“The Haunting of Bly Manor”: A chilling story filled with love

October 27, 2020

“The Haunting of Bly Manor” obtains great reviews and has become a must-see series for both horror and love story enthusiasts. Season one of the Netflix series “The Haunting of Bly Manor” first...

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Allyssa Roberts, Political Science Major, Classification Freshman.

[Photo] WTAMU First-Time Voters

October 16, 2020

Allyssa Roberts, Political Science Major, Classification Freshman. "It is important to vote, especially in today's society. It is important to have your voice heard."

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Masks are making new norms in today's society.

Op/Ed: “Mask wearing”, a responsibility in caring for others

October 12, 2020

One of the most controversial topics since the pandemic first occurred, is the new realities of wearing a mask in public venues. Many people have accepted it as our new social norm, and others have chosen...

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