Student Noelle Barrows builds her business

By Zoe Hall Noelle Barrows, freshman graphic design major at UM, first started her business in 2018.  “I have loved art my whole life. In middle school, I remember doodling little flowers and stuff like that. As…

Freshman Eleanor Bruce makes UM debut

By Zoe Hall Originally from Toddington, England, freshman Eleanor Bruce grew up loving sports.  “My Dad would take me and my sisters to watch professional league soccer on a weekly basis which I really enjoyed, and…

Yes, we need Black History Month

By Zoe Hall As I’m sure many of you are aware, February is Black History Month.  With the events of the past year, I think it is so vital to take the opportunity that has…

Envelope reading "Letter from the Editor, Zoe Hall"

Letter from the editor

Dear readers,  Welcome back to another semester at Montevallo.  I’m sure I’m not alone in thinking that last semester was rocky.   2020 was one of the worst years of my life, from financial problems to both…

Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president

Wednesday, January 20, Joe Biden took the oath of office and was sworn into presidency.   Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts conducted the ceremony, which took place on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol,…

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Hurricane Zeta Damage

The last days of October this year were overtaken by Hurricane Zeta, which made landfall with winds of nearly 100 mph.   After making landfall in the Caribbean on Oct. 24, it strengthened into a tropical…