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Firebird reaches ‘Ultimate’ goal

JP Wood, Staff Reporter

Football school? Basketball school? Marching band school?

How about ultimate frisbee school?

JSU’s Ultimate team- known as Firebird Ultimate- is making some noise across the region on the ultimate field. The team, still in its infancy

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Lupe Fiasco comes to JSU


JP Wood, Staff Reporter

Jacksonville State University students have one more chance to “Pack the Pete” before the school year is over.

Grammy award winning Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco will be performing at Pete Mathews Coliseum Thursday April 11 at

Lee County tornado claims 23 lives

JP Wood, Staff Reporter

23 people are dead after an EF4 tornado barreled through Lee County on Sunday. The tornado was one of 34 that spawned during an outbreak across Alabama, Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. Its 23 victims make

Gamecocks fall 5-3 to Samford

JP Wood, Staff Sports Writer

A freezing cold contest on the diamond at Jim Case Stadium saw JSU come up on the losing end of a close match against in-state rival Samford. 

The Bulldogs jumped out to an early 4

Jacksonville State falls to Jacksonville

JP Wood, Staff Sports Writer

Jacksonville State fell victim to Jacksonville University in a series sweep over the weekend, in a three game stretch in which the Gamecocks struggled to muster any offense.

Game one saw JSU take a 1-0

Baseball breaks in new stadium with wins

JP Wood, Staff Sports Reporter

Gamecock baseball opened the Jim Case Stadium era with a 2-1 series win over in-state rivals North Alabama this weekend.

A crowd of 1,112 people witnessed an offensive rout in Jax State’s first on-campus baseball

Speed Dating helps Gamecocks find a Valentine


newsJP Wood, Staff Writer

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the SGA looked to play matchmaker on Wednesday night as they hosted a speed dating event in the TMB auditorium. Dozens of students turned up, looking to find new friends