Category Archives: Opinion
Since I started at North Georgia a year ago, I have heard so many opinions on the assistance provided by Student Health Services. I’ve heard everything from “they were sort of helpful” to “all they did was offer me contraceptives…and
A federal ethics investigation alluded that Governor Nathan Deal profited off campaign funds, which is a blatant faux pas in politics. His campaign allegedly used an aircraft from a company he co-owns, North Georgia Aviation, spending over $100,000 on air travel fees. Deal’s
Last Wednesday, September 10, terrorist threats were made on the popular app, Yik Yak. In hindsight they proved fake and false alarms. However, in today’s fast moving, digital culture threats of this matter should not be taken lightly. The threats
The scarecrows are back, and there seem to be more than ever. The “Dahlonega Scarecrow Stomp,” sponsored by the Dahlonega Women’s Group, has become an annual event in Dahloenga. The group invited businesses, organizations, families, K-12 classes, scout troops and any other
The student newspaper on the Gainesville campus published an article Aug. 8 on why our mascot should be named Mike Hawk and not Nigel. “Mike Hawk. Don’t get it? Say it out loud. Now five times fast. Funny, right?” Funny? No.
When our car’s tank is running low, most of us drive to the nearest gas station and quickly refuel. According to the US Department of Energy, over 150,000 gas stations line the United State’s roads. With these numbers, it is
It’s not uncommon for businesses to manipulate a situation in order to extort more money from their customers. Sometimes it’s through withholding information from them and other times it’s through raising prices for something when it’s in high demand. Some call this