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Image courtesy of Los Angeles Times.A passerby stands in front of stars displaying the victims’ names.

Faith is questioned after synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh

November 14, 2018

Harley Fonseca Reporter Americans have been on edge since tragedy struck the Jewish community on Oct. 27 when, according to an article by CNN, ter...

Just after being released from a hospitalization days before, West was seen having a photo-op with Trump outside Trump Tower, confusing the Internet and other celebrities. Source: 

Kanye West’s political involvement

November 7, 2018

Harley Fonseca Reporter Rapper Kanye West has made headlines for multiple and completely random reasons. West has lately made an impression in the...

Joel Osteen (left) speaks to Pastor Steve Coronado at the Solid Rock Church about his book

Osteen arrives to share ‘Next Level Thinking’ at Solid Rock Church

October 31, 2018

Jonathan Garcia Reporter The crowd stood up in thunderous applause after Pastor Steve Coronado of Solid Rock Church welcomed Pastor Joel Osteen wi...

Flag being held up by sacks of sand amongst the destruction that Hurricane Michael left. Source:

The aftermath of Hurricane Michael’s Florida impact

October 25, 2018

Harley Fonseca Reporter Hurricane season is nothing new to people living in Corpus Christi. Hurricanes have become so common that citizens aren’t af...

Jazz musicians performing on the main stage.  Photo taken by Kirklan Hinojosa

Texas Jazz Festival has massive turnout for 2018

October 24, 2018

Kirklan Hinojosa Web Editor The 58th annual Texas Jazz Festival took place Oct. 19-21, 2018 at Heritage Park. The free event included 50 bands on thre...

Photo by Sierra Lutz. Fall and Winter themed crochet dolls made by Vianey Sedas for her business Victoria’s Art Den. Photo by Sierra Lutz.

October Art Walk

October 8, 2018

Caleigh Sowder Copy Editor Oct. 5 was the first Friday of the month, meaning that Art Walk once again popped up in downtown Corpus Christi. Venders s...

Register to Vote Through Snapchat

October 4, 2018

Harley Fonseca Reporter In this day and age, everyone is reliant on their phones to help with routine things like keeping in touch with family and fri...

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James Duerr is the Congressional Candidate for District 27.

Upcoming election: Congressional Candidate James Duerr

October 1, 2018

Matthew Tamez Reporter James Duerr is an independent candidate vying to become the next Congressman to represent the 27th District of Texas, which ...

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Graphic renduring of proposed building of Gulf Coast Growth Ventures headquarters.

Gulf Coast Growth Ventures plans to build ethylene steam cracker in San Patricio county

October 1, 2018

Sierra Lutz Interim Editor-in-Chief Gulf Coast Growth Ventures is a joint corporation between ExxonMobil and SABIC (Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corporation) that is looking to build ...

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Realms Con 2018 creates area free to public

September 28, 2018

KIRKLAN HINOJOSA Web Editor Realms Con will be celebrating its 14th annual celebration of gaming, anime, movies and more at the Omni Hotel, Sept. ...

Discussion with LBGTQ activist Kitana Sanchez

September 27, 2018

KIRKLAN HINOJOSA Web Editor In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Queering the Island invited TAMU-CC alumni and LGBTQ+ activist Kitana Sanchez to speak a...

Join the Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation

September 25, 2018

The Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation (CBWF) is actively seeking involvoment from young people, whether you use their services or volunteer to help. The...

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