Flashlight Drags come to Greene County Airport

The Greene County Airport was home to a flashlight drag event Sept. 12. The event primarily featured drag races, which were no-prep and one-eighth of a mile.  According to motortrend.com, “a no-prep race is run on a track that hasn’t been prepped on the day of or during the event.”     Darren Krause ran … Continue reading

Campus

Season 14: WU Idol Returns for Round 1

Video courtesy of WCTV, Gwyn Napier Twelve of Waynesburg University’s most talented singers battled it out last Friday night at WU Idol to see who has what it takes to make it to the next round.  The following is a list of the contestants and their performances featuring music before 2000s: Sarah Bloom “My Heart … Continue reading

Sports

Jacket football starts off with tough road game

Waynesburg drops opener to Muskingum

The Waynesburg University Yellow Jacket football team lost the first game of the 2021 season 49-6 to a dominant performance from the Muskingum Muskies. The game was played at Zanesville High School where the Muskies are preparing to construct a new stadium, but progress has been slowed by COVID-19. “It’s just another day for us, … Continue reading

Region

Commissioner Board Meeting Updates (9-16-21)

At Thursday’s meeting, the Greene County Commissioners recognized September as Suicide Prevention month, distinguishing Sept. 10 as Suicide Prevention Day. They also approved September as Recovery Month-in regards to  drugs and alcohol addictions-and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Month. Both Commissioner Mike Belding and Betsy McClure were present; Blair Zimmerman was absent due to his … Continue reading

Opinion

Let Freedom Sting

I wrote this spoken word over the summer as the keynote address at The Bonner Foundation’s annual Summer Leadership Institute. The theme was Uncharted: Reimagining Your Work, and I wanted to share my encouragement to them with this campus community. I hope it speaks to you!   *** I am not a procrastinator. My capacity … Continue reading