Archive for December, 2013

Lifestyles

Offbeat Christmas movies not to miss

It can be hard to find anything new when it comes to Christmas movies. The tried and true films are still great flicks, but if you want to spice up your holiday viewing, here are some lesser-known movies to add into the mix. The Year Without Santa Clause- You know […]

Director of nursing program announced
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Director of nursing program announced

John Brown’s new nursing program now has a Ellen Odell has been named the director of John Brown University’s new nursing program. University president Chip Pollard said Odell will officially begin as the Director of Nursing in January. “I think the first things to hopefully make it is a service […]

Famous Instagramer moves to SIloam
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Famous Instagramer moves to SIloam

With over 585,000 followers on Instagram, professional Instagram photographer and Siloam Springs resident, Tim Landis, has certainly drawn international attention. Landis, a Philadelphia native who just recently relocated to Siloam Springs, initially began mobile photography as hobby. Within the span of three years, his Instagram following skyrocketed, and with it, […]

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Beers to go on sabbatical

Steve Beers, vice president of student development, is taking his first sabbatical. “This is my 16th year at JBU and my 28th year in Student Development at christian colleges,” said Beers. For the first week, Beers will be working in Guatemala at a university in Guatemala City. Beers will also […]

Opinion

Merry Xmas! “X” stands for Christ

Please don’t hate the x. If you look through Wal-Mart’s cards, you will find a few bold “Xmas” tidings scattered among the holiday greetings of “Merry Christmas!” and “Happy Holidays.” In the past, many of us have sighed, thinking, “what is our world coming to when we remove Jesus from […]

Opinion

Know the baby: Rethinking the way we celebrate Christmas

Everyone knows to “keep the Christ in Christmas” during the holiday season. It is an idea found plastered on t-shirts and shouted from the pulpits of our churches. We know that baby Jesus was only a baby for a little while, that he grew up to save us from our […]