News about Michael Vick’s indictment on federal dog fighting charges this summer spread quickly throughout the media. Public opinion spread just as quickly. He was the football star that finally got caught and was going to get what he deserved, or did he? With help from national organizations such as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, various chapters of The Humane Society of the United States, American Humane and The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals the entire country was convicting Vick.
Men’s Head basketball coach Mike Burns has been dismissed from the university, announced interim athletic director Michael Westfall. “There is a term in his contract where we can terminate for convenience at anytime,” Wesftall said. “We exercised that term.
As an Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran, it pains me to see that the Veterans Association was found to be shortchanging the mental health programs for soldiers returning from Iraq. Among all the problems with the Iraqi conflict, shortchanging our veterans, our heroes, should be the last thing we read about.
With the streets and parking lots filled with cars and RV’s, many of which had Montana license plates, the Eastern Eagles were set to take on the Montana Grizzlies for this year’s Governor’s Cup. Every time the Eagles play the Grizzlies at home, one can expect to see a large amount of people representing maroon and silver.