The Parthenon

Black Sheep hosts ‘Why Listen’ broadcast panel

Black Sheep hosts ‘Why Listen’ broadcast panel

Ryan Fischer, reporter

October 14, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

  Clinking drinks, flopping scorecards and rapturous chatter filled the second story of Black Sheep as members of the Huntington community gathered for the "Why Listen" broadcast panel. Attendees of the event participated in a new spin on typical panel discussions with the hopes of creating...

New + Cutting Edge: Rodeo

New + Cutting Edge: Rodeo

Nick Morton, contributor

October 13, 2015


Filed under LIFE

NMost people against rap music as a whole consider Jacques Webster, also known as Travis Scott, to be a thug. That couldn’t be less true. Scott is not much like Young Thug, Jay Rock or King Louie with their street credit and openly drinking lean on stage. Scott is a punk from Houston, Texas wearing...

#INTOMUViews Shuo Xu

#INTOMUViews Shuo Xu

Jared Casto, contributor

October 12, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

Shuo Xu is an INTO Marshall student from Beijing, China pursuing a master's degree in English. Xu has been in America for about a year and a half and chose to come to Marshall because of the similar seasons to Beijing and the affordable tuition. At Marshall, Xu has appreciated the discussion-based learning...

Grown Ass Folks continues the Promtober party

Grown Ass Folks continues the Promtober party

Nathan Thomas, reporter

October 8, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

  For the October installment of the Grown Ass Folks series, DJ Jesse Clark has teamed up with Jess “Feminasty” Hurst’s fourth annual Promtober event series for a Saturday party at Huntington’s V-Club. “I’ve been a DJ for around 21-22 years,” Clark said. “I started doing this...

ROB ZOMBIE AND GODSMACK ROCK THE BIG SANDY

ROB ZOMBIE AND GODSMACK ROCK THE BIG SANDY

Kelsie Lively, Reporter

October 7, 2015


Filed under LIFE

Metal bands Rob Zombie and Godsmack rocked the Big Sandy Superstore Arena Wednesday night as they came together to co-headlined one of three shows together. Performing first, Godsmack opened with a pre-recorded skit of two “fans” who had snuck back stage and into their dressing room. During th...

DP Dough free calzone day returns

DP Dough free calzone day returns

Casey Adkins, reporter

October 6, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

D.P. Dough was able to give back to the community on Tuesday by giving away free calzones starting at 5 p.m. Customers were given a choice of either a Roni Zoni or a Cheese Zone. Marshall students as well as locals started to line up at the door at 3:30 p.m. “Before we ever gave out our first...

Album Review: Every Open Eye

Album Review: Every Open Eye

Nick Morton, contributor

October 5, 2015


Filed under LIFE

Chvrches have always been able to perfectly execute both intense electronica and synthpop. The band’s EP back in 2013 displayed a new side of all things indie electronic. You may remember a certain cut from their EP surfacing at hipster hotspots, “Recover.” This song in particular drew them more...

Milton corn maze celebrates 15 years

Milton corn maze celebrates 15 years

Abi Black, reporter

October 1, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

October is here and with it comes the fun of special fall events and activities. The Corn Maze in Milton, West Virginia, celebrates its 15th year as an annual fall event for the region. The maze is owned and operated by Kim Cooper and his wife Joyce Cooper. Kim Cooper said he and his wife were youth...

Tess Moore helps keep the doors of the Huntington Museum of Art open

Tess Moore helps keep the doors of the Huntington Museum of Art open

Desmond Groves, reporter

October 1, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

Development Officer, Marshall University Graduate and Huntington native, Tess Moore, helps to keep the doors of the Huntington Museum of Art open by working to raise more than $1,000,000 since she started working there in 2012. The HMA is a nonprofit organization that has been around for more than...

Humans of Huntington

Humans of Huntington

Emily Rice, Photo Editor

September 30, 2015


Filed under Humans of Huntington, LIFE, Showcase, Uncategorized

What was the happiest moment of your life? When I got to go to Costa Rica and help feed homeless people. We fed people who wouldn’t have gotten food and hadn’t for about three days, and just the joy on their faces when we gave them the food was incredible. They didn’t understand how people who d...

Good News Llamas

Ryan Fischer, reporter

September 29, 2015


Filed under LIFE

Finding yourself lost on the back roads of a foreign state can be a relatable experience for many of us, but on a rare day, you’ll find a gem hidden in the nooks. On the hunt for local artists, I followed my nose over the bridge to Chesapeake, Ohio and after a short detour, found my way to Good...

#INTOMUViews

#INTOMUViews

Jared Casto, contributor

September 28, 2015


Filed under LIFE

Maidina Mulati is a Chinese INTO student perusing a masters degree in Environmental Engineering. Mulati previously earned a bachelor’s degree for Science and Engineering in China at the Harbin Institute of Technology. Mulati has been in America for nearly 2 years and didn’t originally intend to study...