Author Archives: Andrew Bridges

Jae Ste------------ of the library invited students for cake in celebration of Rosa Parks' birthday. (Photo by Andrew Bridges)

Library honors 100th birthday of Rosa Parks

Story by Andrew Bridges There is nothing like eating cake and drinking punch to celebrate a birthday of a loved one, especially if the birthday girl is someone who should be loved nationwide.  February 4 marks the 100th birthday for civil rights activist Rosa Parks.  By just doing a simple act of staying in her […]

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    Vikings shoot down EaglesGallery, Sports

    Story by Andrew Bridges Avila opened the January 17 basketball game at Burns gym with its first points and eventually led by 7.  James Pope’s three-pointer to open the scoring for Missouri Valley helped the Vikings rally back to take the lead with 13 minutes left in the half. The Vikings and Eagles fought for […]

  • Harry Carrell, veteran and assistant professor of Mass Communication, reads an essay at the ceremony.

    Veterans honored at ceremonyCampus Events, Gallery, News

    Story by Andrew Bridges After the National Anthem was sung by student Natalie Cotto-Garcia, MVC President Bonnie Humphrey and two U.S. veterans spoke at the Veteran’s Day ceremony on Monday, November 12, at the quad. U.S. Army veteran and former business professor, John “Scotty” Campbell, U.S. Army veteran and former MVC Business professor, read about […]

  • Megan Weathers sings "Super Woman" and wins the contest.  (Photo taken by Andrew Bridges)

    Valley students show off voicesEntertainment, Gallery, Viking Shows

    Story by Andrew Bridges    Forget Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson. Missouri Valley has its own idol winner Megan Weathers, a junior music major, who won the grand prize of $100 and the riches and spoils of being a celebrity on campus. Weathers won the Valley Idol competition on Monday, Oct. 15, by singing “Super […]

  • Aaron Cooksey brings his serious, important message to MVC students.

    Speaker urges students to never drink and driveCampus Events, News

    Story by Andrew Bridges Aaron Cooksey stood in front of more than 800 students at Missouri Valley College throughout Thursday, Sept. 27, to tell his personal story of the tragic consequences of drinking and driving. Cooksey talked about his life and the mistakes he made when he was in college. His presentation, titled “Drop Your […]