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Homeport: For Veterans By Veterans

Homeport: For Veterans By Veterans

Cheyanne Reyome, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2017


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Off Eisenhower Pkwy in Macon, Ga is an old hotel that has been renovated to transient housing for homeless veterans. The initiative known as “Homeport” opened in 2016 and has been expanding ever since.

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Holiday Decor Your Landlord Won’t Mind

Holiday Decor Your Landlord Won’t Mind

Devyn Mode, Contributing Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Uncategorized

For renters, traditional holiday decorations may not be possible. Here are some alternatives to hanging wreaths and decorating trees that won’t get you in trouble with your landlord.

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Tips For When You’re Shopping Online

Tips For When You’re Shopping Online

Kyle Mullins, Contributing Writer

November 16, 2017


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The convenience of buying clothing from your laptops comes with its perks and its challenges.

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How-To Repurpose Halloween Candy

How-To Repurpose Halloween Candy

Laurel Huster, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Food, Uncategorized

Instead of throwing your leftovers away or letting them sit in your pantry for years, you can incorporate them into tasty treats.

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Seven Halloween Shows to Binge Watch on Netflix

Seven Halloween Shows to Binge Watch on Netflix

Laurel Huster, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A&E, Uncategorized

With all the fall events going on, sometimes it's necessary to stay at home and curl up on the couch with a cup of hot chocolate. If you are unsure of what to watch next, here are seven spooky TV shows that will get you into the Halloween spirit.

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Halloween Pet Costumes You Can Make At Home

Halloween Pet Costumes You Can Make At Home

Devyn Mode, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Uncategorized

The only hard part will be getting your fur baby to stand still long enough for the adorable pictures to come.

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Katie Atkinson

Katie Atkinson

October 3, 2017


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Katie Atkinson is an undergraduate student at Mercer University’s Center for Collaborative Journalism in Macon.  There, she serves as the Managing Editor of Mercer’s student-run newspaper and as Editor of Engage  CCJ. She enjoys community reporting, thrifting, and taking photos. You can find mor...

Jade Thompson

Jade Thompson

October 3, 2017


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Devyn Mode

Devyn Mode

October 3, 2017


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Devyn Mode is an undergraduate at Mercer University studying political science and journalism. She is a layout editor of the Mercer newspaper The Cluster. She enjoys creative writing and film and looks forward to a career in law.

Cheyanne Reyome

Cheyanne Reyome

October 3, 2017


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Dylan Malamala

Dylan Malamala

October 3, 2017


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Laurel Huster

Laurel Huster

September 30, 2016


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Laurel Huster is a junior at Mercer University where she majors in journalism. She enjoys writing lifestyle pieces and taking pictures. Her dream job is to work for Southern Living.

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