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Voter registration deadline approaches

Voter registration deadline approaches

Dante Mills, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming election is Tuesday, Oct. 9, for Kentucky and Indiana residents. The midterm elections will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6 and polls will remain open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Voters must bring a government-issued photo ID  in order to vote. The photo ID ma...

Boo Factor Rises with “Literally, a Haunted House”

Boo Factor Rises with “Literally, a Haunted House”

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2018

You stand, signing your life away as you are blessed by Father Dan with holy water before being confronted with the humans prepared to scare you. But it is all for a good cause! In exchange of your screams, frightening feelings and jumps of unexpected laughter, you are helping restore what was t...

St. James Court Art Show kicks off in Louisville

St. James Court Art Show kicks off in Louisville

Natalie Allen, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2018

  Start gathering your money to purchase a variety of unique artworks at this year’s St. James Art Show. This year marks the 62nd year of the St. James Court Art Show on Belgravia Court in Louisville. The show is surrounded by old Victorian homes in the Old Louisville neighborhood by 3rd Stree...

Fall Festivities Guide

Fall Festivities Guide

Bryce Shreve, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Editors' note: An earlier version of this story confused Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant and the Huber's Orchards Winery and Vineyard. The family farm and restaurant are being sold, but the winery will remain open. They are different businesses.  Crisp apple cider, pumpkin spice everything an...

Adventure Awaits

Adventure Awaits

Tessa Arnold, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Looking for something to do over fall break? There are plenty of places within a reasonable driving distance to travel to. Taking trips are one of the best ways to relax and explore new places. So, jump in the car and head to any of these midwestern paradises for a little getaway. Indiana Dunes Natio...

Blast from the past looks ahead

Blast from the past looks ahead

John Clere, Staff reporter

September 17, 2018

Even on a lightly-attended night, the Georgetown Drive-In opens its gates to a line of cars stretching from the ticket booth to the road. The line twists around the theater’s marquee, upon which rests a bright blue 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air wrapped in neon lights. Moviegoers are greeted at the ticket booth w...

Students Weigh in on when Spring Break will be

Students Weigh in on when Spring Break will be

Sarah Magin, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2018

The IU Southeast Faculty Senate has proposed to move spring break two weeks earlier in the semester. This would align spring break with all Indiana University campuses. Previously, IU Southeast’s spring break had aligned with several of the local K-12 school districts' spring breaks.   The Academ...

Purr, Play, Sip, De-stress

Purr, Play, Sip, De-stress

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

August 21, 2018

What happens when you put college students in a room full of kittens for 50 minutes? The pawsibilities are endless. Purrfect Day Cafe opened its doors in Louisville Aug. 8 as the first cat cafe to come to the city. Located in the heart of the Highlands, the cafe serves snacks, desserts, coffee, tea ...

Yes Louisville: Growing an Empire

Yes Louisville: Growing an Empire

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018

Positivity is becoming harder to find as our society spins deeper into the depths of controversy and negativity; however, Yes Louisville provides a positive outlook as a safe haven to the Louisville community. Yes Louisville is a positive content based company that strives to uplift its local audi...

Rising Flood Waters Threaten to Beat 1997 Flood

Rising Flood Waters Threaten to Beat 1997 Flood

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018

  A state of emergency was declared for Kentucky and Indiana residents over the past weekend due to almost record-shattering flood waters. The flood has increased with each day passing and is expected to worsen with more rain in the forecast for Wednesday and Thursday....

Atherton High School students organize ribbon ceremony for Parkland shooting victims

Atherton High School students organize ribbon ceremony for Parkland shooting victims

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018

  Friday morning, Feb. 23, students at Atherton High School in Louisville received orange ribbons with the names of the fallen Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victims in a silent protest against gun violence in high schools across the country. The idea was formulated by Elena ...

Retail Therapy at Copper Moon: A New Gallery In Town

Retail Therapy at Copper Moon: A New Gallery In Town

Katie Laughlin, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2018

The Copper Moon Gallery in New Albany, now under new management, has been redesigned. The gallery is a great place to take a study break and admire local artists’ masterpieces. It has a variety of art including leather bow ties made by local artists and original art pieces by one of the owners. Kim...