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Hundreds of vendors all promoting unique and fun merchandise for attendees enjoy the convention

ATL Comic Convention 2024 Wraps Up Another Year of Fun

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Editor February 20, 2024

ATL Comic Convention ended its three-day run last weekend drawing crowds from across the country. Held at the Georgia World Congress Center, the event showcased the vibrant and ever-expanding world of...

Country Music Star Toby Keith passes away peacefully at 62

Country Music Star Toby Keith passes away peacefully at 62

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Editor February 15, 2024

Well-known country music singer Toby Keith passed away this last Monday evening after his battle with stomach cancer. He was surrounded by his family during his final moments. The announcement came from...

Excitement Builds for the Upcoming Atlanta Comic Convention

Excitement Builds for the Upcoming Atlanta Comic Convention

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Editor February 6, 2024

Atlanta is gearing up for an epic weekend as the much-anticipated Atlanta Comic Convention approaches next weekend. Scheduled from Feb. 9-11, the convention will be hosted at the Georgia World Congress...

Level Up: UNG Dahlonegas New Game Room

Level Up: UNG Dahlonega’s New Game Room

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer December 7, 2023

Get ready to play, relax, and socialize like never before, as the University of North Georgia's Dahlonega campus unveils its upcoming game-changer: a brand-new Game Room designed exclusively for students. The...

Photo by Stillman Blaylock

Inside the Ranks: A Glimpse into the Lives of UNG Dahlonega Cadets

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer December 7, 2023

The University of North Georgia's Dahlonega campus is not your average college campus. Amidst the picturesque North Georgia mountains, it houses a unique and dedicated group of individuals - the cadets...

Black Friday Holiday Shopping in the Modern Age

Black Friday Holiday Shopping in the Modern Age

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer December 5, 2023

Shopping centers were quieter this year, as the annual Black Friday sales seemed to already be in full effect weeks before the titular day. Numerous companies had launched their Black Friday sales nearly...

Helen, Georgia: Your Perfect Fall Getaway Destination

Helen, Georgia: Your Perfect Fall Getaway Destination

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer November 28, 2023

Nestled in the North Georgia mountains, Helen is a hidden gem that transforms into a fairytale town during the fall months. This quaint Bavarian-inspired village offers a unique cultural experience that...

Mariah Carey Spreads Holiday Cheer with Merry Christmas One and All Tour

Mariah Carey Spreads Holiday Cheer with “Merry Christmas One and All” Tour

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer November 14, 2023

The queen of Christmas is back and ready to spread joy and festive vibes across the globe. Mariah Carey, the iconic singer known for her powerful vocals and timeless holiday classics, has recently announced...

A Sneak Peak into UNG Greek Life

A Sneak Peak into UNG Greek Life

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer November 14, 2023

Greek life has long been a vibrant and integral part of college campuses across the United States. It offers students a unique opportunity to foster friendships, leadership skills and a sense of community.  While...

From Box Office Flop to Top of the Charts

From Box Office Flop to Top of the Charts

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer October 10, 2023

Disney and Pixar have always had an impressive reputation when it comes to their films. Whenever the topic of animation is brought up, it seems those two companies are the first to come to mind, with classics...

Photographed by: Alix McIntosh

Swamp-tacular Stay: Inside the Enchanting Shrek Airbnb Experience

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer October 10, 2023

In a recent announcement online, Airbnb has unveiled the Shrek Airbnb and it’s captured the hearts of travelers seeking a fairytale escape like no other.  Located far away from the hustle and bustle...

Farewell to the Legendary Voice: Charles Martinet Retires from the Role of Super Mario

Farewell to the Legendary Voice: Charles Martinet Retires from the Role of Super Mario

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer September 19, 2023

In late August, in an announcement that sent waves through the gaming community, Nintendo announced that Charles Martinet would be retiring from the role of Super Mario, but the adventure doesn't end there....

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