All posts by Autumn Bippert

Editor-in-Chief of the Plainsman Press. I am a freshman Photojournalism student at SPC. I'm from Georgetown TX.

‘The Trust Project’ aims for credibility by promoting factual news

The public’s trust in traditional news outlets has steadily eroded. But one organization is striving to gain back that trust and deliver accurate news. The Trust Project is a pro-transparency […]

Women’s rodeo team earns first place at Odessa College

The South Plains College women’s rodeo team extended their lead in the regional standings by winning the women’s team title at the Odessa College rodeo. Both the Texans and the […]

Tubb enters WJCAC Hall of Fame after 33 years at SPC

Longtime South Plains College Athletic Director Joe Tubb recently was honored at Texan Dome in recognition of his induction into the Western Junior College Athletic Conference Hall of Fame. He […]

Fake news creating distrust, hurting credibility of legitimate sources

Politics is a polarizing topic that becomes increasingly more polarizing with the spread of fake news. The 2016 election flooded the Internet with fake news. Between the presidential candidates and […]

Board of Regents discuss enrollment report at February meeting

Student enrollment, bringing back training for CDL drivers and the annual Scholarship Gala were among the topics discussed during the February meeting of the South Plains College Board of Regents. […]

Flu reaches epidemic levels, students should take precautions

This year’s flu season is more intense than any year before. According to federal health officials, it is only getting worse. The flu is widespread throughout the United States. It […]

Fake news damages credibility of media

“President Trump Mocked Prime Minister Trudeau for Celebrating Thanksgiving Six Weeks Early” is among some of the “fake news” headlines you might read on your phone. Absurd headlines and news […]