Sunday, July 5, 2020

TriBeta hosts Lake Hollingsworth environmental cleanup day

Sarah Oulman Florida Southern College’s Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) will be hosting its upcoming Lake Hollingsworth Environmental Cleanup Day on Sept. 28.  TriBeta’s first cleanup event...

Lakeland joins the Global Climate Strike

Jillian Kurtz Lakelanders participated in a strike meant to bring attention to climate change on Friday outside of the Southgate Shopping Plaza on S Florida...

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...

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Top six Netflix suggestions for quarantine free time

Nathalie Moreno Now that most of Florida Southern's students are stuck at home for most of the day, people...

Refund checks come out as students face unemployment amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Taylor Wilson Florida Southern students received an email from Dr. Anne B. Kerr on Apr. 1, regarding the status...

Local restaurants offer additional takeout options during safer-at-home order

Sarah Oulman Curbside pickup and delivery options are appearing across Lakeland in an effort to encourage customers to support...