Thursday, September 19, 2019

Florida Southern affected by Hurricane Dorian

UPDATE: September 1, 6:30 p.m. The National Weather Service issued a tropical storm watch for Polk County at 11 a.m. Sunday. A tropical storm watch...

Recycling cuts affect Lakeland

Haley Parson Recycling is an “it word” this year. Companies are selling goods made from various recycled materials. There are movements to increase recycling across...

‘Satanic’ mural removed from South Florida Ave. after complaints

Victoria Salvatore A mural that was located on South Florida Avenue was removed following complaints that it was satanic. The mural was part of the “Tapestries...

Lakeland celebrates first La Francophonie Day

Ariel Molinaro Over 750 guests attended the Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College’s first annual La Francophonie Day celebration on March 23 in...

FSC celebrates annual Florida Strawberry Festival

Mady Lauderman Plant City, Florida recently wrapped up their annual Strawberry Festival which ran from Feb. 28 through March 10. According to Plant City’s Chamber of...

Florida Southern to partner with Lakeland Regional Health

Peter Edgar, Abby McHenry, and Erin Daugherty In an effort to provide better health services to students, the Student Health Center (SHC) is modifying its...

Lakeland to improve accessibility

 Victoria Salvatore  A public input open house meeting was held at the Lakeland Public Library on Feb. 19, regarding Lakeland’s Americans with Disabilities Act Self-Evaluation...

FSC students have night at the theater in Orlando

Sarah Oulman Discover Florida hosted a free event for Florida Southern that brought students to the Orlando Shakespeare Theater on Feb. 7. There, students had...

Downtown Lakeland to be redeveloped

Reems Landreth The City of Lakeland announced a plan which details the current outline for the redevelopment of Downtown Lakeland over the next few decades...

The Poor Porker hosts women’s meet-up

Victoria Salvatore Members of the Lakeland Women’s Collective and women from the community gathered together at The Poor Porker on Saturday, Jan. 19, to celebrate...

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Freshman Class put on Constitution Day

Lexi Potter Constitution Day is hosted by the freshman class each year as part of their introductory political science class requirements. Each year, the Freshman students...

First farmers market of the year took place Sept. 11

Sophia Gonzalez Florida Southern College is bringing back the farmers market on Sept. 11, following the positive reaction it received from students last semester.  The first...

Athletics cancels all home events the week of Sept. 2 due to Dorian

Mikaela Queen Update: Sept. 2, 12 p.m. Because of changes to Hurricane Dorian's track, select athletic events will return to their original date and time. Rescheduled events: ...