Category: News

To tip or not to tip

To Tip or Not to Tip? What is the proper amount to tip your server when you are out eating at a restaurant? $2? $10? Well, the answer is not so simple. A proper tip cannot just determined by the quality of the service you received, and even though it was low quality, one dollar […]

Racial Reconciliation

Over the past month, many stories have surfaced of how African-Americans have been mistreated in restaurants, other public places and even at their own homes. Although it is 2018, African-Americans are experiencing modern-day Jim Crow laws. From the two men at Starbucks who were thrown out simply because they hadn’t bought anything to the life […]

Death By Dessert: A Killer Play

On April 17 and 18, Holmes Community College put on the Play “Death by Dessert,” directed by Holmes theater instructor Teresa Grantier. The play tells the story of Don and Donna, owners of competing restaurants that share a wall, and the death of their landlord, Mario Rossetti. While both restaurant owners and their respective employees […]

Gaming Club Elects New Officers

On April 20, the new president and vice president for the Holmes Gaming Club were elected. As the previous officers will be graduating on May 11, they wanted to be sure that the club would be left in good hands. John Miksa was voted in as president, with Curtis Osborne as his vice president. They […]

Silencing Autism Speaks

“It seems that for success in science or art a dash of autism is essential.” –Hans Asperger  Autism Speaks is the world’s leading non-profit autism awareness organization. With April being Autism Awareness month, everyone who reads this article will likely be asked to donate by one of their corporate sponsors, including retail giants such as […]

United We Stand

    Black, white, Latino, Asian, male or female, whatever the classification is we are all grouped into categories and separated by class, race, economic status etc. America’s ideology is “United we stand, divided we fall,” but this country was built on division. From the beginning, this great nation has prided itself on being divided. […]

iCreate Club tours Mississippi Craft Center

Friday morning while most students were at home sleeping in for their first day of Thanksgiving break, a few students from the iCreate club, met up and toured the Mississippi Craft Center. The students wanted to do something art related outside of their usual Tuesday meetings. They came together and thought touring the craft center […]

Holmes House perfect for weddings, showers and teas

Special occasions are wonderful and everyone looks forward to celebrating something happy. The Holmes Community College Goodman Campus has two venues that have been over looked for the last several years: the Holmes House and Chapel on the Hill which are both managed by the Holmes Alumni Association. Both are good for weddings, showers and teas. […]