Help Make this Couple’s Dream Wedding a Reality

By: Rae Arnett Eric Estep, an ENMU Alumnus and Senior Firefighter, and Jessica Smith, a high school math teacher, are a recently engaged couple and are in a competition to win the wedding of their dreams. Their first date was in 2014, after meeting while coaching at NC A&T. “Jessica came across the ‘People I Should Know’ section of my Facebook. If you can fall in love with a picture, I did,” said Estep. Their paths had almost crossed multiple times, so close that they shared a favorite restaurant, our…

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What is a Libertarian Anyway?

By Chris McManigal Third of a 4-part series spotlighting the Democratic, Republican, Libertarian and Green Party. The Libertarian Party was founded in the 1971 and while it is not one of the main two parties, it has gained popularity among those that are disgruntled with the two-party system in the United States. Libertarians are not regarded as either right or left-wing, but rather a combination of both with socially liberal and fiscally conservative viewpoints. The leading ideology of Libertarianism is non-interventionism and as such Libertarians lean strongly against government regulation of…

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Ya Gotta Vote!

By Chris McManigal As November nears people tend to divide into two camps. Not Republicans or Democrats, not Libertarians or Green Party voters, no, these two camps are not about political parties. These camps consist of people that have either become increasingly titillated about the prospect of voting that they are giddy with anticipation and those that have become so fatigued by the run-up to the election that the idea of casting a ballot makes them queasy. For those falling into the latter camp, take these close elections into consideration…

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