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Robert Pinsky Visits Mississippi

Robert Pinsky, former Poet Laureate of the United States, came to Mississippi this past week to do a reading of some of his works at Millsaps College in Jackson. The Holmes Goodman Campus’ Creative Writing class attended with their teacher, Chad Moorer. According to poetryfoundation.org, Pinsky is “often called the last of the ‘civic’ or […]

Student Spotlight

Q: What’s your name? A: Sharissa Sakcriska. Q: What’s your major? A: Criminal justice. But I plan to double major in social justice and criminology when I go to my four-year school. Q: What’s your hometown? A: Oh, gosh. Please don’t laugh. I’m from Bentonia. Q: What would be your ultimate career ambition? A: I […]

Student Spotlight

GROWL was tasked with finding a student on campus that you think would be and interesting for an interview. In the Spotlight is Ashley Reeves! Q: What’s your name? A: My name is Ashley Elizabeth Reeves. Q: Where are you from? A: I am from Brandon.  Go dogs! Q: What are your plans after Holmes? A: […]

Student Spotlight

My name is Chandler Garret and I have interview my twin brother, Christopher Garrett. Name: The person I interviewed was my twin brother, Christopher U. Garrett. He does not like to let others know his middle name. Hometown: Chris was born and raised in Ridgeland. Major: Chris’ major is art and graphic design due to […]

Coffee shops in a nutshell

Coffee Shops

Coffee, commonly served in coffee shops, is the second most valued trade commodity to date. Every day, the world consumes close to 2.5 billion cups of it. The average American will spend roughly $1,092 a year for his or her coffee pick-me-up. So where does the capital area of Mississippi stand on this pie chart? […]

Jackson’s Finest: The Fondren Area

The Holmes student body drowning in all their schoolwork can take a break for a night out in the Fondren area. The streets are flooded with stands, art, live music, strangers and entertainers. There is a diversity of people that range from all ages who all mingle with one another. Public discussions and protests are […]

Wakfu the animated series

“Wakfu,” a French animated TV show and videogame, is about the adventures of a young boy by the name of Yugo who is a reincarnated king of a surviving race called the Eliatropes. Not a lot of people may have seen this show or even heard of it. It is not familiar to a lot […]

Gaming Club–Not all Dragons

The Holmes Community College Gaming Club on the Goodman Campus is a relatively new organization. Though it was started last year, it has taken until this semester for it to truly begin gaining popularity. As it grows in popularity, the club members have been working to add new activities to their meetings. They have recently […]

IT: The Scariest Movie in the Past Decade?

Breaking the “Reboot” curse “IT”  makes a very compelling argument for being the scariest movie in the past decade; with the scares, pure tension, and even balances itself with great moments that will bring you back to your childhood. The movie breaks the “Reboot” curse in that it separates itself from the 90s mini series […]