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Theatre: A Family Affair

December 17, 2012 Comments

Brian Duskey

“There is a Kellogg on stage at all times. We get the whole show.” Those words by Xan Kellog exemplify the Kellogg family’s involvement with Missouri Western’s upcoming production of “Annie.” Danny Kellogg holds down several roles, along with his son, Joseph, and his two daughters Xan and Annaka, the latter playing the title role. […]

Phi Sigma Kappa restores football cannon tradition

Phi Sigma Kappa restores football cannon tradition

December 7, 2012 Comments

Albert Shelby

If you are a Missouri Western football fan, you’ve probably have had to endure the loud blast that is shot from the cannon used at home football games. Considering that the football team has had some success this season, it’s hard to miss the loud crack countless times this year at Spratt Stadium. The installment […]

Ho-ho-holiday festivities

December 7, 2012 Comments

Lauren Dillon

I know many of us are ecstatic that the semester is finally coming to a close and are ready to go home.  But what about those of us spending our first Christmas here in St. Joseph?  Surprisingly, when I mention activities to do to celebrate the holidays, people weren’t always aware of the fun things […]

Dexter the service dog goes public

Dexter the service dog goes public

December 4, 2012 Comments

Michelle Cordonnier

[caption id="attachment_14165" align="alignnone" width="211"] Dexter, a full-blooded Chihuahua, is a licensed service dog for asthmatic children.[/caption] When thinking of service dogs, large breed dogs, like the German Shepherd, usually come to mind. Who would imagine that an under 10-pound Chihuahua would be trained and licensed as a service dog for asthmatic children? Missouri Western nursing […]

“Killing Them Softly” deserves an audience

“Killing Them Softly” deserves an audience

December 4, 2012 Comments

Brian Duskey

Brad Pitt has just went from “celebrity with talent” to an official “acting legend.” Consider yourself warned. Andrew Dominik’s latest film “Killing Them Softly” is going to be a highly debated film. Whether the audience member loves or hates it, one thing must be said: they just witnessed film history. “Killing Them Softly” is a […]