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ANALYSIS: Ruth Bader Ginsburg is gone. Now what? 

ANALYSIS: Ruth Bader Ginsburg is gone. Now what? 

Kylie Brown, Staff Writer October 8, 2020
Since Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Sept. 18, there has been a lot of talk in the news about what will happen next. What is the precedent for replacing her, and what exactly happened in 2016 when a similar situation arose?
Archive graphic designed by Marianna Bacallao.

ANALYSIS: Absentee ballots do’s and don’ts

Kylie Brown, Staff Writer September 11, 2020
What exactly is mail-in voting, and is it a safe way to cast your vote?
Redshirt junior running back Alex Lakes will be one of many weapons on Mercer's offense this season. Photo by Jenna Eason.

‘Bax Trax’: Are you ready for some football?

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor August 22, 2016

  Football is ready to kickoff at Mercer on Sept. 1, as the Bears embark on a quest for their first Southern Conference (SoCon) title. For the first time since the program was restarted in 2013,...

Sophomore cornerback Stephen Houzah returns to the secondary after tearing his ACL last season. Photo by Jenna Eason.

‘The Ruling’: Projecting Mercer football’s season

Hayes Rule, Social Media Editor August 18, 2016

  As John Russ took a knee, it was as if Mercer football’s prayers had finally been answered. The disappointment of so many close games -- losses of five, three, two, one, three and two over...

The Ruling: Take a positive from a negative in Mercer basketball's 77-74 loss to ETSU

The Ruling: Take a positive from a negative in Mercer basketball’s 77-74 loss to ETSU

Hayes Rule, Staff Writer February 21, 2016

Mercer basketball dropped its fifth straight game Saturday in a 77-74 loss to East Tennessee State. It’s the first time a Bob Hoffman-led team has lost five games in a row, and the program hasn’t done...

Local Business Spotlight: Ocmulgee Traders

Local Business Spotlight: Ocmulgee Traders

Marin Guta November 20, 2014

Macon natives and business owners Laura and Steve Bell were tired of hearing the words  “Macon” and “potential” being used in the same sentence. “We heard that word ‘potential’ for so...

It is what it is: Some will rise, some will fall

It is what it is: Some will rise, some will fall

Joshua Morrison November 2, 2011

The beauty about writing a column is that you can talk about whatever it is that you want to, and seeing that I sometimes make outrageous claims such as that the NBA season will be canceled, I thought...

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