Pierce Pioneer

2012 Convention season in full swing

May 15, 2012

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Starting from early spring to early fall, gamers, comic book lovers, and anime fans alike come out of the woodwork to attend various conventions throughout the country. Groups of friends carpool, share hotel rooms, and dress up as their favorite characters for a weekend to celebrate their favorite movies, comic books, video...

Be cool, go green

May 15, 2012

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Going green seems to be one of the latest fads that have people jumping on the bandwagon these days. But why do some people refuse? Is it really too much effort to switch out all of your regular light bulbs for florescent ones? It may sound old and repetitive to our ears by now, however it re- ally is easy to recycle....

Save a pets life

May 15, 2012

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For years people have been suffering through the long depress- ing commercials depicting lonely pets yearning for adoption. During the Fall 2011 quarter the newly founded Vet-Tech pro- gram took in 18 dogs and 14 cats that they have been caring for since. Unfortunately the program does not continue into the sum- me...

Reality = news lessons

May 15, 2012

Filed under Editorials, News

The late Walter Lippman once said that the purpose of journalism is to provide a view of reality upon which the citizen can act. The problem found within that quote is that everyone interprets reality from a different viewpoint. A real life example of this would be the article printed in the previous issue of the Pioneer...

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