Christian bookstore to close

After 32 years in this community, the reign of the Dove Christian Bookstore is coming to an end. The bookstore is located downtown on Central Avenue. The owner, Dave Hulstart, reflects upon all the time he has spent in the store, and why it is time to close. Business has been tailing off for the more »

Fall fashion leaves pretty impressions

Fall is a distinguishable season in the fashion realm, for both comfort and stylistic reasons. As the weather begins to change, so do the clothing trends, and if you keep your eyes open as you walk around campus, you’ll likely see some of your fellow Raiders making noticeable switches over to sweaters and flannels, or more »

New MIA album sings listeners to sleep

If someone were to mention the artist M.I.A., ,ost people who were once in middle school probably hear the “bang-bang-bang-bang, click AND TAKE YOUR MONEY” from “Paper Planes” run through their mind. While that is probably her most recognizable hit, she’s got some fresh beats just waiting to be heard. The album AIM was released more »

Renovating regulation

I’d like to explain why I see things how I do, specifically about government regulation. I have worked at my father’s construction business for the past three summers, and this summer I continued to work with the house crew as well as shingle roofs on the side. Though shingling is far from desirable, it’s not more »