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By Lexie Owen Travelling down Second Street just off of Taylor campus, you’ll come across a small, white building decorated with a friendly cartoon chef tossing pizza dough.  Large red letters announce the name: Toppit, “The only pizza place in town.” John and Cindy Inmann are the third owners of […]

by · November 2, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

The Boren Identity

By Sarah Shafer, Contributor Oct. 26, 2012  Most Taylor students know him for making the Euler Science Complex possible. Others remember him as the 89-year-old chapel panel member whose razor sharp wit kept Taylor President Eugene Habecker and Bill Gaither on their toes earlier this semester. You might even know […]

by · October 25, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

A Helping Heart

Ethel Williams’ work at Helping Hand extends past the store’s doors and into her life.

by · October 19, 2012 · 0 comments · Features
Victory over Drought

Victory over Drought

Dry and hot. The New York Times called it the “most widespread (drought) in more than half a century” and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration declared it was the hottest summer ever recorded in the U.S.

by · October 5, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

Heart of Worship

Most of the student body is still asleep, but senior Josh Craton and his band show up at Rediger Auditorium ready to run through a sound check for the morning’s chapel service.

by · September 21, 2012 · 0 comments · Features
Confident customer service, regular drive-through

Confident customer service, regular drive-through

Chappy’s is a “drive-through convenience store” ­— it says so right on the sign, but it’s more than a business. It’s a place to gather for this small community of regulars.

by · September 14, 2012 · 0 comments · Features, Local/Indiana

Ministry surrounded by skepticism

Students share doubts about displaying spiritual gifts BY: Celeste Harris, contributor Published: Sept. 14, 2012   Students stand with arms raised, eyes closed and tears streaming down their faces. Others kneel or lie prostrate on the floor. A young man stands in front of the group with a guitar in […]

by · September 14, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

When Words Fail, Music Speaks

By: Kacey Heinlein, contributor Published: Sept. 14, 2012 “I believe in music.” This is how Shederick Whipple, Associate Professor of Music and Director of Opera at Taylor, described his life’s passion. After 27 years of education and seven years teaching at Taylor, this is one thing that hasn’t changed. “I […]

by · September 14, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

If you’ve got effort, you’ve got skills

BY: Kari Travis, World Editor Published: Sept. 7, 2012   Coach Brad Zarges paces the edge of the Eichling lap pool, his Crocs squeaking against the soaked tiles. His eyes are fixed on the six students swimming laps in both the freestyle and backstroke. It’s 9 a.m. on a muggy […]

by · September 7, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

Finding common ground

‘They can’t tell whether Catholics are true Christians any more than they can tell if another Protestant is a true Christian.’

by · August 31, 2012 · 0 comments · Features