Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma began as a tropical storm Aug. 30 off the western coast of Africa. The National Weather Service monitored the storm’s pathway towards the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and other parts of the Caribbean as well as the eastern U.S., most notably Florida. The storm intensified within 24 hours…

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WikiLeaks and the Election

WikiLeaks, the website run by Julian Assange, may have influenced the outcome of the 2016 election. Donald Trump won the election due to several factors such as the overconfidence of the Democrats and the anger of voters. Wikileaks is responsible for exposing classified government documents from countries across the globe.…

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Recap of the national election

Photo courtesy of PopSugar.com The 2016 Election season is over. The national election concluded Wed. Nov. 9 at approximately 2 a.m. Donald Trump received 279 electoral votes, making him our 45th President. In comparison, Hillary Clinton received 228 electoral votes. However, she won the popular vote. The only other occurrences…

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An update on the presidential election

Photo taken by Chandler Eaton The 2016 presidential election concludes election day Nov. 8. The current polls have Hillary Clinton with an 80.6 percent chance of winning the election according to fivethirtyeight.com. She is projected to receive 324.4 electoral votes to Donald Trump’s 212.5 electoral votes. As of Oct. 29, Clinton…

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