Going places: new renovations coming to JSU campus

By Katelyn Schneider Arts and Entertainment Editor   Jacksonville State University is where students are going but not staying over the weekends. This sleepy college has plans to make its campus more exciting. The plan to increase the desire to

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JSU improves cybersecurity in light of February breach

  By Marie McBurnett Special to The Chanticleer Jacksonville State University is instituting changes in the way it handles data on its server due to a security breach in February – but it could have been worse. Vinson Houston, JSU’s

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Despite efforts, volleyball falls to SIUE, 3-1

By Daniel Mayes Staff Writer The Jacksonville State University volleyball team fell to the Southern Illinois-Edwardsville Cougars 3-1 in a home Ohio Valley Conference match on Saturday afternoon. The defeat at the hands of SIUE followed a 3-2 loss to

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Homecoming 2016: Harvest Fest kicks off ‘The Greatest Show on Turf’

By Dustin Fox Staff Writer Homecoming is one of the most exciting weeks on a college campus. This year’s homecoming game will pit JSU against Eastern Illinois University in “The Greatest Show on Turf.” But the week leading up to

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Defense scores big for Gamecocks

By Rebekah Hawkins Staff Writer The Gamecocks grabbed their fifth straight victory on the back of their defense Saturday against Eastern Kentucky 24-7. The Gamecocks’ defense shined with five interceptions, three of which returned touchdowns. They amassed 351 yards of

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Annual Miss Manly Mason makes money

By Hannah Ashford Staff Writer                                                On Friday, Oct. 21, the annual womanless beauty pageant, Miss Manly Mason,

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Pumpkin carving a smash

By Alissa Camplin Staff Writer The second annual Bring Your Own Pumpkin, or BYOP, contest was presented by the American Institute of Graphic Arts, or AIGA student group, on Monday night. Contestants were asked to bring a pumpkin and their

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