A couple of weeks ago, on Nov. 5, several excited concertgoers attended the first night of the music festival Astroworld in Houston, Texas.
Berry Chief of Police, Jonathan Baggett, is set to retire at the end of this calendar year after 28 years on the college’s police force, an email announced last month. Major Ryan Chesley will take charge of the Berry College Police Department in 2022, although students should not expect any major changes in the department’s operations.
During this semester, Berry College’s Counseling Center has already seen 200 students for services, while they normally see 200 within a full academic year, according to Becca Smith, the Counseling Center director.
Last month, Northwest Georgia Paving Inc. began resurfacing the Lavender Mountain Road, notorious among Mountain Campus residents for its potholes. Now, the newly refinished road eases access between Berry’s two campuses.
On Sunday, the Berry College volleyball team won the Southern Athletic Association Championship. Thursday at 3 p.m., the Vikings face Transylvania University in their first game of the NCAA Division III Championship tournament.