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Music breathes life into Soca Show to kick-off Caribfest

Music breathes life into Soca Show to kick-off Caribfest

Jake Clancy, Reporter

October 6, 2018


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As the lights flashed around the Sikes Lake Center and the thump of the music reverberated through the performers' and audience's chests, the Soca Show kicked off the 21st annual Caribfest Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m.  As the members of the Caribbean Student Organization put the final touches on the colorful event, they said this ...

Spice and Ice win Caribfest Soca Show

Spice and Ice win Caribfest Soca Show

Alyssa Mitchell

October 3, 2017


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Nice jazzy music played by Electric Roots, and colorful lights flashed as about 70 people flooded through the doors to watch the five groups fight for the title of Soca Show winner. The show officially began at 8 p.m. Friday night with the introduction of the show host and the three judges. Then...

Caribfest to begin this month

Caribfest to begin this month

Judelle Tyson

September 12, 2017


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The Caribbean Students Organization gave attendees a taste of what to expect for its upcoming annual Caribfest activities. The official launch of the festival took place on Saturday, Sept. 9 in Comanche Suites. The annual event is entering its 20th anniversary on this campus. The event featured a m...

Weekend Caribbean festivities bring island culture to campus

Weekend Caribbean festivities bring island culture to campus

Naomi Skinner

October 5, 2016


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For the 19th year, members of the Caribbean Student Organization hosted Caribfest to bring island culture to campus while raising money for local groups.Timon Thomas, the Caribfest chair said, "The money goes to charities such as the Disabled American Veterans and the Wichita Falls Independent Schoo...

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