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Student’s grandfather, famous for never missing a Super Bowl, misses Super Bowl

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
February 10, 2011
Filed under Art & Features

When Bob Cook, Wisconsin’s representative in the “Never Miss a Super Bowl Club,” was asked last year when he thought the Packers would make it to a Super Bowl with him, he said, “Next year. I guarantee it.” Three days before the kickoff of the Steelers vs. Packers in Super Bowl XLV, Cook...

Fans of Christopher Nolan’s Batman series go mental at news of triology finale

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
February 10, 2011
Filed under Art & Features

The blogosphere blew up after Warner Bros. announced July 2012 as the release date of director Christopher Nolan’s Batman series’ third installment entitled, “The Dark Knight Rises.” Warner Bros. also tabbed Anne Hathaway as Catwoman and Tom Hardy as Batman’s nemesis Bane. After hearing...

NBA lovers will love “The Book of Basketball”

Danny Spatchek, Managing Editor
January 27, 2011
Filed under Art & Features

Bill Simmons loves the NBA. Like borderline-unhealthy loves it. He has since he was five years old in 1973, when his dad bought season tickets for their home team, the Boston Celtics. From that time on, Simmons has pined after his Celtics like a smitten teenager. He regrets to this day choosing prom...

Neighboring village has strong ties to Lakeland: Franklin historian Carol Rittenhouse works to preserve history

Neighboring village has strong ties to Lakeland: Franklin historian Carol Rittenhouse works to preserve history

Al Fairchild, Staff Reporter
January 27, 2011
Filed under Art & Features

Ask a Lakeland student where the college’s main campus is located and you will most likely learn that it is northwest of Sheboygan, northeast of Plymouth, east of Elkhart Lake, or “just up the road” from Howards Grove. It’s almost never described as being next to Franklin. Most campus residents,...

Kevin Fitchett: Lakeland’s Outlier

Kevin Fitchett: Lakeland’s Outlier

Danny Spatchek, Staff Writer
March 26, 2009
Filed under Art & Features, Personality Features

The dictionary’s definition of the word outlier reads as follows: 1) something that is situated away from or classed differently from a main or related body. 2) a statistical observation that is markedly different in value from the others of the sample. 3) Kevin Fitchett Okay, Webster hasn’t listed...

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