Archives for October 2011

Happy trails

Wichita Falls recently finished a bike trail running from Lucy Park to Jaci Park, a 14.9-mile route. The project has cost taxpayers about $9 million. By Caden Burros Whether it’s for fitness or a daily commute, trailblazing students are saddling up and taking their bikes out to the … [Read more...]

MSU to spend more on alert system

  By Megan Fernandez More than half of Midwestern State University students will be in the dark if an emergency breaks out. Currently, 34 percent of MSU students are enrolled to receive an emergency notification through the MSU alert system. MSU Alert is an emergency notification … [Read more...]

Lady Mustangs record double victories

The Mustangs volleyball team saw a double vision of victory during the weekend, with wins against Incarnate Word and Texas A&M-Kingsville. Thursday night, MSU took on the Lady Cardinals of Incarnate Word and celebrated a stunning comeback. The Mustangs took a win on the home court, 3-2, a … [Read more...]

Mustangs soccer astounds Incarnate Word

The Midwestern State Mustangs took their time in silencing the University of Incarnate Word in a 3-0 wrangle Friday night. MSU had lost to the No. 4 Cardinals at their home field so vengeance went through the Mustangs’ minds and the stands were packed with enthusiastic fans. The Cardinals … [Read more...]

Sweet Caroline: Kemp scores winner

  The Midwestern State women’s soccer team edged a 1-0 victory over Texas A&M Commerce then went ahead to defeat Texas Women’s University comfortably. MSU had lost to Central Oklahoma earlier that week and was willing to bounce back with road victories.After a slow 85 minutes of … [Read more...]

MSU claims conference championship

The Midwestern State cross country team claimed its fourth straight Lone Star Conference championship Saturday morning at Red Arroyo Parkin San Angelo, Texas. The Mustangs finished with a score of 43 and an average of 22:32:40 among 16 runners to dominate West Texas A&M, Angelo State … [Read more...]

Homecoming kings

  By Josh Hoggard For the first time in school history, the Midwestern State Mustangs are 7-0 and undefeated in conference play. The Mustangs took the field Saturday night for their homecoming game against the Abilene Christian Wildcats at Memorial Stadium and came up victorious by a … [Read more...]

Coldplay returns with Mylo Xyloto

The title of Coldplay’s fifth release has no preempted meaning. With the power of Google, the foursome searched Mylo Xyloto and found no set significance of the words together We wanted to have something that didn’t mean anything else. We made up ‘Xyloto. Mylo Xyloto doesn’t bring any meaning … [Read more...]

Zombies and pirates and Gagas, oh my!

Zombies and pirates and Gagas, oh my!  Halloween is the one day out of the year you can be something or someone you’re not.  Blue wigs, false eyelashes and cheaply made witches robes line the isles of Wal-Mart, Target, and the local Halloween shop that’s only open in the fall.  Some costumes look … [Read more...]

Lebron Flocka James 3

It would have been nearly impossible to predict the success that Waka Flocka Flame would have had a year ago when he released his debut album Flockaveli. Despite all the claims that he’s not a real MC, he’s uneducated and ultimately ruining hip-hop, Waka Flocka has somehow survived the naysayers … [Read more...]