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Softball surges past Clarksburg in grudge match

On May 15 of last year, Blair exited the playoffs with unfinished business after suffering a 7-4 defeat to the Clarksburg Coyotes. Yesterday afternoon was a different story, as Blair (11-0) pulled away early and defeated the Coyotes (5-2) by a score of 11-6.

The life of a student intern

An internship is a great way to get a hands-on experience in what you want to do in life.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 during takeoff. Courtesy of Laurent ERRERA

Flight 370 crash exemplifies media sensationalism of stories

The sensationalized media speculation over the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is "corrupting the news business" and amounts to a "ratings grab" by CNN.
Stephen Colbert. Courtesy of Fansided

When is a joke not a joke?

Critics fail to understand the point of satire such as Colbert's � satire, in context, is necessary to criticize essential issues.

Calvin Yeh (far right) and Dahlia Huh (far left) at the SMOB nominating convention with MCR president Carmen Huynh and MCR Special Election Administrator Jason Spriggs.
 Courtesy of Christina McCann

SMOB preview

Read all about this year's SMOB candidates. Elections will take place on Apr. 30.

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Which spring sport would you most like to see featured on a SCO video?
  • Baseball
  • Boys Lacrosse
  • Girls Lacrosse
  • Boys Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Gymnastics
  • Coed Volleyball
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The College Readiness Contest

Although the new SAT has good intentions, it won't fix the old SAT’s failure to fulfill the test's purpose-- to provide colleges with a fair and accurate evaluation of students' ability to succeed in college.

An alert for every occasion

A push to remove the zero tolerance policy

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Going Out Guide: Spring Edition

Spring is finally here and with the new season comes an abundance of local events. Cherry blossom concerts, kite flying and sunny picnics are just a few.

International News Roundup for Apr. 5- Apr. 11

Termites discovered at Blair

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Miley takes the DMV

The last time many of the then tween girls who filled the stadium on Thursday had seen Cyrus live was six years ago at the Verizon Center when she still sported her platinum blonde wig and went by the name of "Hannah Montana."

Adorableness abounds in Mindy's return

"How I Met Your Mother" series finale disappoints fans

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2014 National Women's Soccer League predictions

Didn't know we had a National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)? No clue who the teams are? Unsure why you're reading this? Don't worry. SCO is here to help.

Girls' lacrosse dispatches Northwood

Blair Volleyball Downs Northwood