Veterans Day Parade takes High Street

High Street was flooded with the blare of trumpets and other instruments as old-time cars, war veterans and numerous organizations paraded down the street at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, for the annual Veterans Day Parade.  Rick Black, Veterans Day Parade chairman and U.S. Navy Vietnam veteran, said this event was hosted to appreciate all … Continue reading

Campus

Author Natalie Sypolt connects with university students

Natalie‌ ‌Sypolt,‌ ‌author‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌novel,‌ ‌‌The‌ ‌Sound‌ ‌of‌ ‌Holding‌ ‌Your‌ ‌Breath,‌‌ ‌joined‌ ‌Dr.‌ ‌Jill‌ ‌Sunday’s‌ ‌ English‌ ‌class‌ ‌in‌ ‌McCance‌ ‌auditorium‌ ‌for‌ ‌a‌ ‌brief‌ ‌discussion‌ ‌Thursday,‌ ‌Nov.‌ ‌7.‌  The‌ ‌Waynesburg‌ ‌University‌ ‌students‌ ‌who‌ ‌attended‌ ‌have‌ ‌analyzed‌ ‌Sypolt’s‌ ‌book‌ ‌within‌ ‌their‌ ‌ literature‌ ‌class‌ ‌throughout‌ ‌the‌ ‌entirety‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌semester‌ ‌and‌ ‌were‌ ‌honored‌ ‌to‌ ‌welcome‌ ‌the‌ ‌author‌ ‌ … Continue reading

Sports

Women’s XC places 13th, Wingeart on the brink of nationals

It isn’t confirmed yet, but it’s pretty much a foregone conclusion.  Barring a shocking decision by the NCAA committee, Waynesburg University’s women’s cross country program will send a runner to the national tournament for the third time in five years. Sophomore Aubrey Wingeart, two weeks removed from taking first at the 2019 Presidents’ Athletic Conference … Continue reading

Arts & Life

Jazz Ensemble concert hits the Marsh Center Nov. 12

It is the season of concerts and performances in the Fine Arts Department, and the Jazz Ensemble will bring the blues this Tuesday in the Marsh Center. Director of the Jazz Ensemble and instructor of music at Waynesburg University, Jeremy Olisar, is planning to tell a unique story with his music. With the help of … Continue reading

Region

Ryerson State Park undergoing renovations

Greene County’s Ryerson State Park is located in the southwestern corner of Pennsylvania, near the border of West Virginia. The park consists of 1,164 acres of land which includes a campground, hiking, fishing, picnicking and various winter activities. The park is also in the process of revamping a swimming complex  “This project will replace an … Continue reading

Opinion

How Nike ruined Mary Cain’s running career

A little over a week ago, on Nov. 7, The New York Times published an opinion video of professional American distance runner, Mary Cain, titled “I was the fastest girl in America, until I joined Nike.” Cain, once the 2014 World Junior Champion in the 3000 meter event, started her downfall as a runner when … Continue reading