kills three people at a Virginia Law school
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The first Volkswagen Beetle, designed by Ferdinand Porsche, arrived
in the U.S. from Germany.
A team of 11 thieves stole more than $2 million from the
Brinks Armored Car depot in Boston, Mass.
The Supreme Court ruled that private use of a home videocassette
recorder did not violate copyright laws.
paper Jack Hesselbrock, associate athletic director for internal
relations, name was misspelled.
Andrews/SKIFF STAFF High school students at University Baptist
Church bow their heads in prayer at a weekly youth group meeting
By Matt Stiver
Special to the Skiff
Students in their early teens filed slowly into the auditorium.
Five weeks after terrorism had reached the shores of their country,
the students of Palestine Middle School came to hear the Texas governor
offer some advice.
They heard him
offer something else, something that would revitalize a question
argued in America since the 1780s. While visiting Palestine Middle
School on Oct. 18, Gov. Rick Perry participated in a prayer session.
In statements following the school-wide assembly and comments made
in the following weeks, the governor expressed his belief that open
prayer should be allowed in Texas public schools, regardless of
Supreme Court rulings.
Economy has no effect on applications
By David Reese
Dean of Admissions Ray Brown said TCU admission applications have
remained consistent with last year’s numbers despite the economic
downturn in recent months.
Neeley dean steps down to teach
By Anthony Kirchner
Administrators in the M.J. Neeley School of Business said they will
begin discussions about a search for a new associate dean for the
school next week.