Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Local businesses expand locations and partnerships

Mohammed Halemeh NEXT STOP, OMNI POP The Omni Pop-Up Market pairs up with breweries around Tampa Bay to feature local artists, music, food and craft beer.  Lakeland was...

Catapult propels Lakeland businesses

Samantha Zimmerman Catapult, which is known to many in the Lakeland community as simply a co-working space, strives to help local entrepreneurs kick-start their businesses...

Black & Brew 2: coming soon near you

Abby McHenry A second Black and Brew Coffee House and Bistro will be opening in the Lakeland Public Library on Lake Morton this fall. The...

Lakeland’s Mayor Debate

In the city of Lakeland, there are two strong, opposing campaigns launching full-force attempts to sway voters in Polk County. When they take to the...

Sandwich shop takes you back in time with old-fashioned favorites

By Katie Padgett Located less than five minutes from campus, the small yellow building with red awnings known as Subs ‘n Such is built to...

New Lakeland venue presents open opportunities for local artists

By Peter Edgar Over the past few months, Lakeland has blossomed in providing opportunities for community involvement, dining experiences and entertainment. With the recent opening...

The Golden Age arrives in Lakeland

By W James In the comics industry, the late 1930’s to late 50’s is called The Golden Age of comic books. That time is called...

Historic mansion turned trendy kitchen

By Katie Padgett If you’ve driven on South Florida Ave. in the past few months, you couldn’t have missed it. “Some people think it’s a church,...

Recent Articles

Future of in-person events depend on student compliance

Sophia Gonzalez The future of on-campus events relies on students and organizations following COVID-19 procedural guidelines set by the Center of Student Involvement (CSI).  “The College...

Southern Spotlight: Onose Ijewere

The 2020-2021 school year has been a learning experience for all of us. Amid the chaos, senior Onose Ijewere has used her inspiration from...

Freshman opens coffee shop out of campus dorm room

Coffee orders are available to FSC students, faculty and staff Emma Matzen Liam Gainer, a freshman film and psychology student residing in the Spivey Residence Hall,...

Schner leads men’s basketball during fifth year

Danny Buchell Jacob Schner is a men’s basketball player and graduate student currently finishing out his collegiate athletic career as a team captain for the...

‘Drivers License’ sets multiple records in first week

Faith Miller  On Jan. 8, Olivia Rodrigo released her now hit song “Drivers License,” not knowing the impact it would soon have on the world...