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Failure to retain players has North Texas softball stuck in a rut of mediocrity

When head coach Tracey Kee was hired as the fourth softball coach in program history in August 2013, many expected the program to experience a swift turnaround. In 16 seasons

It’s time for North Texas to fire Tony Benford

Reece Waddell | Sports Editor Some of us have had relationships that carry on far too long. Whether it’s the doomed high school romance that drags on until graduation, or the

Venues need better security to keep us safe

Morgan Sullivan | Staff Writer @sadsquadch After singer Christina Grimmie was shot and killed in Orlando on June 10, many people blamed gun violence. People are skittish to place the

Once again, gun control is not the answer to our problems

Preston Mitchell | Staff Writer  @presto_mitch n Sunday, the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history took place as 29-year-old Omar Mateen gunned down 49 people at a nightclub in Orlando. As a

Maybe we shouldn’t have zoos

Victoria Baghaei | Staff Writer @Chorizotacoss Zoos play quite a few roles in society. They are where we take our kids to educate them on different animals in the world,

Don’t let the Electoral College keep you from voting!

Preston Mitchell | @presto_mitch The year 2016 will be remembered for the nerve-raking face-off between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Despite many Americans pulling for Bernie Sanders, it’s time to realize

I love Google, but our curiosity is at stake

Morgan Sullivan | Staff Writer @sadsquadch rom an early age, we all tend to be a little curious. For children, this sometimes includes sticking their hands in or on things they

Hey Denton, we need a better shopping mall

Preston Mitchell | Staff Writer @presto_mitch Open nearly every day from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., located in the northeast corner of Interstate 35 and Loop 288, Golden Triangle Mall

Mean Green soccer has the talent to reload and compete in C-USA

Clay Massey | Staff Writer @Clay_FC When the final buzzer sounded on the Mean Green’s season at the NCAA tournament in November, the clock also expired on the careers of

Pay the man: Tony Benford deserves one last shot

Torie Mosley | Staff Writer @toriemosley North Texas men’s basketball has failed to produce a winning record since the 2011-2012 season. To put things in perspective, the first Avengers movie