Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

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Morrissey got on Twitter just in time for 280 characters, though it looks like it's just a promotional account. Guy would probably like it.  Anyway, he's got a new album on the way, titled Low in High School

Southeast Missouri State University

What’s a nun’s perspective on Halloween? Everyone’s favorite Sister is back at the River Campus to share that and more this fall.

The Late Night Catechism series has been an audience favorite at the River Campus since its opening. In the latest installment, Sister gives audience members the Church’s take on all the familiar Halloween tales of ghosts and goblins in Sister’s Back to School Catechism: The Holy Ghost and Other Terrifying Tales.

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Old Town Cape announced Monday it’s participating in a campaign called “Partners in Preservation: Main Streets.”


Old Town Cape could receive up to $150,000 in funding towards revitalization efforts at the Common Pleas Courthouse Park now known as ‘Ivers Square'. It was renamed in June of this year after former slave, James Ivers, who enlisted in the Union Army in 1863 after receiving his freedom.


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KRCU will be adding three new shows from NPR beginning on Saturday, October 7. The new NPR programs include It’s Been a Minute with Sam Sanders, Planet Money and How I Built This, and Hidden Brain. KRCU is also bringing American Routes back to its schedule, and Fresh Air is getting an additional broadcast at 7 p.m. every Monday through Thursday.

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Ariel Pink's latest album is titled Dedicated to Bobby Jameson. Jameson is a '60s-era LA singer songwriter who was long thought dead until he reemerged by way of a blog and YouTube channel in 2007. Jameson has since pass away in 2015 and Ariel Pink, using the autobiographical elements of Jameson's online presence has constructed a musical tribute to his life.