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9 hrs ago | The Republic

Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate their campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.


Related Topix: SUNY Buffalo, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, University of Missouri, Tufts University, Mercer University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Independence plant delivers 10,000th single-engine Cessna

Cessna Aircraft's Independence plant has delivered the 10,000th single-engine airplane built at the plant since the first delivery in June 1996.


Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna Citation Mustang, Cessna Aircraft, Lynchburg, VA

Jacksonville Daily News

Kinston resident to appear on - Jeopardy'

Hardee, who graduated with a master's degree in history from Liberty University in May, said contestants who pass the test are then selected for in-person auditions.


Tue Aug 26, 2014


WLU joins movement to reduce sexual misconduct PHOTO: From left, Evan Newman, Jeffrey Tice, Marcella Snyder and Bridgett Dawson are shown on the steps of Main Hall, where Dawson's office is located.


Related Topix: West Liberty, WV, New Martinsville, WV

Digital Game Developer

Liberty University to Launch Bachelor and Master Degrees in Fine Arts

This spring, Liberty Universitys School of Communication & Creative Arts is launching a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Master of Fine Arts program in the Department of Studio & Digital Arts , two highly coveted degrees in the field.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, Richmond, VA

Burlington Times News

Burlington church, Liberty University help reopen McCleansville Christian school

"It's a really innovative way to learn," said Marchael Bullard, 36, co-director of the new school and pastor of Hope Community Church in Burlington.


Lynchburg activities for college students

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Related Topix: Lynchburg, VA, Lynchburg College, Randolph College, Sweet Briar College

Mon Aug 25, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Peach State Bank Trust promotes Pettit

Ron Quinn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Peach State Bank & Trust, announced Monday that Steven Pettit has been promoted to Banking Officer.


Minor League Ball

2014 Rays Draft Update: 4th Rounder Blake Bivens developing command in rookie league

In that time, he's given up nine runs, 23 hits, allowing 10 walks, while striking out 16 for the rookie league club.


Related Topix: Danville, VA

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Liberty athletics eyeing a break into the big time

"My father used to say there were two universal languages all young people understood – music and athletics – and to build a world-class university those two components have to be a major part of it," Liberty University chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr. said.


Related Topix: Lynchburg, VA

The Intelligencer

Changing Wheeling Radically

If a proposed new comprehensive plan for Wheeling is approved, the key - as those who wrote the document stress - will be implementation.


Related Topix: Wheeling, WV, Wheeling Jesuit University

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Game show opportunity for $1,000

Hardee, who graduated with a master's degree in history from Liberty University in May, said contestants who pass the test are then selected for in-person auditions.


Ex-West Liberty wrestler Brian Leggett returns to alma mater as assistant coach

Brian Leggett, a former wrestler at West Liberty University, is coming back to his college alma mater to join the coaching staff, the West Virginia school announced Thursday.


Related Topix: West Liberty, WV

Video: Ludacris talks 'Rising Star' finale and being honored by BMI

Rising Star is having their season finale on Sunday, August 24 th on ABC . Rapper Ludacris is one of the experts helping the show find its the next rising star.


Related Topix: Long Branch, NJ, West Long Branch, NJ, Fitness, Yoga, Sarah Lawrence College

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Liberty University Dedicates Osteopathic Medical Center

Lynchburg, VA- Liberty University unveiled its new $41 million Center for Medical and Health Sciences Friday.


Related Topix: Lynchburg, VA, Medicine, Osteopathy


Liberty University dedicates medical building

The school broke ground on the $41 million, 144,000-square-foot facility in 2012.


Related Topix: Osteopathy, Medicine

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Liberty University Reaches Record On-Campus Enrollment

The Lynchburg school founded by the late Reverend Jerry Falwell says more than 13,800 students are studying on its campus this semester.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

Independent Herald

Director named at The Way

He and his wife have four older children - Tabitha, Steven, Amber, and Samantha - and they have four grandchildren - Cadence, Alexa, Brystol, and Kaige.


Related Topix: Glen Fork, WV

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Man Treks Cross Country on Horseback to Promote Unity

A man on horseback rode through Lynchburg Wednesday carrying an American flag. Samuel Hopkins-Hubbard spoke with ABC13 News at Liberty University where he rode through campus and talked to equestrian students.


The Virginian-Pilot

Liberty University screening students for Ebola

Media outlets report that students received questionnaires this week regarding visits to any West African villages.


Related Topix: South Africa, World News