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Opinion: From Student Rays to Scroll

Scroll is the oldest organization on campus with a vibrant history. Here is a comprehensive history of BYU-Idaho's newspaper.

Halloween: Trick or tradition

Halloween is a holiday we don't often think of as religious, but this hasn't always been the case.

Civil Rights Movement: He lives to tell the tale

Earl Woolery Jr. shared his experiences about what it was like to be alive during the American Civil Rights Movement.

Bigfoot and his ongoing legend

Bigfoot, also commonly referred to as Sasquatch, is believed and not believed to be real by many. Where did this myth come from, and why do people believe or not believe in its existence?

Painting numbers on watches cost them their lives

The true story about how Radium Dial workers suffered radium poisoning and died at the hands of their employers.

Black Student Union invites the community to celebrate Juneteenth

The Black Student Union plans for a Juneteenth event to be held at Porter Park.

A revolutionary weapon at BYU-Idaho

Tucked away on the second floor of BYU-I's McKay Library lies a piece of revolutionary history waiting to be visited.

The destruction that created Mesa Falls

Millions of years ago, a volcano covered parts of Eastern Idaho in molten lava flows and ash.

Celebrating the 138 anniversary of Rexburg with quilts

The Museum of Rexburg showcases antique quilts as a way to bring the community together.

A reflection on Black History Month

Learn why we celebrate this important piece of history.

A nod to eggnog

Eggnog is a Christmas tradition, but what is the history behind this mysteriously delicious drink?

EDITORIAL: Pages missing in history books

The early days of the United States aren’t as clean as they are made out to be.

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Shirley Weekes: ‘Be ye therefore perfect’

In her devotional message, Shirley Weekes spoke on perfection, the pressure that comes with it and how one may overcome it.

What would Rexburg look like without BYU-I?

Without BYU-Idaho and its students, the city of Rexburg would look a lot different.

Rapper Staz the Hokage takes on Rexburg

Staz the Hokage shares his love for hip-hop with Rexburg.

Flourish Point closes its doors

It's a new era for Rexburg's Flourish Point — on Dec. 1, the organization made the transition to a website-only resource.