Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 7 Oct 2015 15:19:03 EDTWed, 7 Oct 2015 15:19:03 EDT'S FINAL NOTE struggled, really, trying to figure out how to start this column. Columns- taking personal experiences and making them matter to each and every one of you- were Nick's thing. Lots of things were his thing.Tue, 6 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTNICK'S NOTES: Nick's night about 15 months ago, life wasn't going great for me. I was living in Somerville, Massachusetts, in a townhouse that smelled like cat urine. I split up with my girlfrien.Sat, 3 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTNICK'S NOTES: Understudies I was a senior in high school, I tried out for the role of Lt. Joe Cable in my school's production of "South Pacific." I thought I nailed the audition. I had worked hard in the offseason, joining choir and taking voice lessons.Sat, 19 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTNICK'S NOTES: Nick's notes: The gold standard few weeks ago, I was collecting interviews from Southwest Minnesota State University Mustang volleyball players for a season preview.Sat, 5 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTNICK'S NOTES: No trouble with trophies latest internet outrage cycle, inspired by Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison taking aways his sons' participation trophies, is the stupidest viral discussion since we all tried to guess the color of the dress.Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT