Severe winter weather enters area

Freezing fog will develop on Monday afternoon in the Canyon area. Monday night temperatures will be around five degrees with a wind chill below zero. A spokesperson with the National Weather Service office in Amarillo said to expect snowfall after midnight to about 6 a.m. Tuesday morning. On Tuesday, the low will be one to…

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Weather resources for cold Buffs (brrr)

Worried about the weather? Check out the following resources to stay up to date. We’ll also be posting news and updates on Twitter and Facebook. Buff E-Mail WTClass WT Weather Line: 806-651-2010 (thanks wtgradschool for the info!) NWS radar from Amarillo, Texas Severe Weather Summary Page…

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One sentence movie satire

Machete Yeah you should probably send the kids out of the room. The Social Network Next up the tragic story of the rise and fall of Myspace in ‘That Other Social Network: you know the one with that guy Tom?’ Salt Angelina Jolie is in it…do you really care what the movie’s about? Resident Evil:…

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Teens expressing sexuality more openly

A recent national news report noted that gay teens are coming out earlier to their peers.  It seems that not only are gay individuals coming to terms with their sexuality earlier, but so are their heterosexual counterparts. “I never really was in denial,” Adam said. “I did have a long period of time when I…

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TV, films recognized in Golden Globes

Jan. 16 marked another year for the Golden Globes as stars gathered to have the chance to gain the memory of a lifetime for their hard work and dedication to the industry. Clair Danes won the “Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-series or Motion Picture made for Television” award for Temple Grandin. West…

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Annual dodgeball tournament kicks off

Rec Sports will host a dodgeball tournament on Jan. 27 to kick off the spring intramural season. The tournament began six years ago, when dodgeball started to gain increased popularity, thanks to movies such as “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story”. On average, about eight to ten teams compete, but Bill Craddock, director of Rec Sports,…

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Comcast owns 51 percent of NBC

After over a year of deliberations the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) and Department of Justice have decided to allow America’s leading cable operator, Comcast, to merge with NBC Universal. “This is a proud and exciting day for Comcast,” Brian L. Roberts, Comcast chief executive officer, said in a statement released by Comcast. Comcast announced its…

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