Joe Biden in 2020

Former vice president Joe Biden is unsure whether he will run for president in the 2020 race. A planned 2016 bid for the candidacy ended when his foremost proponent and son, Beau Biden, died at the age of 46 from brain cancer. Since the 2016 election, Biden has been critical…

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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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Farewell to the Sallees

This is the final article in a multipart series on William Jewell College’s presidents- past, present and future.    After serving for 16 years at William Jewell College, President Dr. David Sallee and Mary Sallee are retiring. “The Hilltop Monitor” had a chance to sit down with them to discuss Jewell’s past,…

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