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The Witness Newspaper
  • APB and Chakeres team up for student tickets

    Sahe Wright Staff Writer The Wilmington College APB and the Wilmington Chakeres Theatre have joined forces to create a deal for students. Every week, 16 tickets will be available for students to buy at a cost of only $2 each.  These tickets are to be redeemed at the Chakeres Theatre at the Wilmington Plaza, next

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  • TKB and Omegas win bed races

    TKB and Omegas won the bed races in this year’s fall homecoming festivities at Wilmington College. “This is the first time I’ve seen them win,” said Dorothy Gurtweiler, communication arts professor at Wilmington College. (Photos contributed by Dorothy Gurtweiler)

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  • WC students raise awarenes for homeless shelter

    Students build cardboard houses to live in for the night to help raise awareness for homelessness. From left to right are Corbin Hellwarth, Megan McDonough, and Morgan Smith. Victoria Burcham Staff Writer One hundred eighty students slept in homemade cardboard houses for the Annual Cardboard Village on Friday, Sept. 23.  Behind the Center for Service

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  • YMCA fitness programs available to WC students

    Victoria Burcham Staff Writer Fighting off the “Freshman 15” is much easier if you install yourself into one of the many programs the Clinton County YMCA has to offer. As a Wilmington College Student, you are able to access the facilities and most programs for free. The YMCA is located on campus, attached to Hermann

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  • New coffee house opens on South Street

    Megan McDonough Staff Writer For a college student rolling out of bed for an 8 a.m. class, searching for a place to study or relax, or just needing an evening pickup when cramming for finals, a good cup of coffee can be just what the doctor ordered. Wilmington College students now have a place where

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  • WC organizations can help local food kitchen

    Megan McDonough Staff Writer If someone has driven by Sugartree Ministries anytime recently, one of the first things noticed is probably the bright blue sign outside that says, “We Need Food!” Sugartree Ministries is a multi-functioning Christian ministry in the heart of Wilmington.  It provides food in Our Father’s Kitchen, a soup kitchen and free

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  • Read & Seed program sprouting up on campus

    By Mackenzie Potter Staff Writer Through a partnership with WC campus-based Grow Food Grow Hope, the local Read & Seed program is going places, literally. Read & Seed is a free program designed specifically for preschool children that takes place on the last Saturday of every month. During the event, children gather in various places

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  • Tour de Farm bicycle tour slated for Sept. 24

    The Third Annual Tour de Farm is a bike tour of local Clinton County Farms slated for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011. This year’s tour will start at the Friends of Hope community Gardens, and stop at: (1) Fife Farm, (2) Bob Webb Farm, (3) The Market at the Mural, (4) Branstrator Farm, and (5) That Guy’s Family

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  • Buckeye Livery opens uptown, features pizzeria, billiards and arcade

    Victoria Burcham Staff Writer Nestled inside the local, uptown pizzeria, Cassano’s, is what some might call a ‘hidden gem.’ If you walk past the counter, you’ll encounter the unexpected—a palatial new pub called the Buckeye Livery. With an outside patio, expansive bar, arcade, pool tables, and live bands scheduled to play throughout the fall season,

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  • BuyLocalWC program creates student guide to all things local

    Featuring the tagline “shop local, eat local, play local, live local,” the BuyLocalWC organization has launched its 2011-2012 campaign with a welcome-back note to new Wilmington College students. The organization models itself after the BuyLocalCC campaign, launched in 2010 and designed to encourage public investment in locally-owned businesses in Clinton County and the surrounding area. The BuyLocalWC campaign, however, targets students. As stated

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