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Wednesday, October 10, 2001

United cause
University sets $108,000 goal for United Way fund-raising campaign
By Jacque Petersell
Staff Reporter

TCU administrative assistant Lou Grouver said she appreciated assistance provided by the American Red Cross after a fire destroyed her Stonegate Villas apartment Sept. 16.

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Owning a computer may become mandatory
By Jordan Blum
Staff Reporter

TCU is in the early planning stages of requiring students to purchase computers that meet minimum acceptance requirements. Assistant Provost for Information Services Dave Edmondson said he hopes the program will increase students’ technological abilities.

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Today in history
1965 — The Red Baron made his first appearance
in the Peanuts comic
strip with the defender
of all good, Snoopy.

Officials say U.S. unchallenged in Afghan air space
Third day of attacks crushes
Taliban air defenses;Bush criticizes Congress for leaking information
By Ron Fournier

Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The United States hit Afghanistan with a third day of airstrikes, crushing Taliban air defenses, radars, and airports to the extent that American warplanes can fly unchallenged night and day, the Pentagon said Tuesday. “The skies are

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Campus shows the different sides of war
By Jordan Blum
Staff Reporter

Religion Professor Yushau Sodiq compared the United States’ retaliatory strikes against Afghanistan as an elephant fighting an ant.

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  Special Section

Cowtown gets a touch of class
Story by Kristina Iodice

There is a new store in North Texas, and Fort Worth has never seen anything like it.
Grocery shopping isn’t usually high on anyone’s to-do list, but H-E-B’s newest Central Market, which opens today on Hulen Street and Interstate 30 in the Chapel Hill Shopping Center, is a 76,000-square-foot theme park for food.
It isn’t about one-stop shopping. It doesn’t sell pet food, major brand-named beers or hardware that are usually found in ordinary grocery stores.
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