Recent JSU graduate hired as assistant director of alumni relations

Anastasia Barker, Correspondent

Taylor Cochran, a recent graduate of Jacksonville State University, has joined the alumni relations office as its assistant director, succeeding Alan Renfroe.

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JSU football set to play Florida State in 2021

Josie Howell, Sports Editor

The Jacksonville State University football program recently announced that they will travel to Tallahassee, Florida to play the Florida State University Seminoles in their 2021 season. The football program also recently signed 14 players on National Signing Day including local players Ron Wiggins, Yessman Green, Jaylen Swain and Will O’Steen, all of which will most likely have a chance to see action in the much-anticipated game.

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OPINION: It’s OK to feel overwhelmed

Miranda Prescott, Correspondent

“You could not know what stress is. You do not have a reason to be stressed.” Ninety percent of the time, a college student has heard that at least once from someone they know. Whether it is a family member or a friend, these words have been uttered more times than you care to remember.

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Medical marijuana bill passes Alabama Senate committee

Ashleigh Crouch, Correspondent

The Alabama Senate Judiciary Committee voted 8-1, with one member abstaining, to advance the ‘Compassion Act’ to the Senate, a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in Alabama.

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