The Buchtelite

Texting and Walking

By Mary Menzemer, Writer

July 16, 2014

We all are guilty of it.  We walk down the streets, in our malls, on our university campuses when all of a sudden, we feel our pockets vibrate.  Our surroundings then cease to exist for the time we spend checking our phones and typing whatever responses we feel the need to expound. Is this dangerous? ...

This is the last text I received before …

This is the last text I received before ...

March 5, 2013

Abigail Chaff By now, everyone has heard about the new law that bans texting while driving. The bill became effective on Friday, March 1. Under the current law, no person under the age of 18 is allowed to use any wireless communication device while driving; not even to make a phone call or change t...