Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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...

FSC alumna elected Lakeland city commissioner

Alex Zimmer A special election was held on Jan. 15 to fill the vacant City Commissioner seat left by Michael Dunn’s resignation in October of...

Evett Simmons’ MLK Day of Impact full speech

Thank you so much. Would you believe that April I will celebrate my 40th anniversary as a Florida Southern graduate? Now I didn’t realize that until...

Distinguished Speaker Series returns

Peter Edgar Over winter break, the Child of the Sun Distinguished Speaker Series (CotS) website was updated to reflect the lineup for spring 2019. The theme...

Young vote could be key to ‘20 presidential election

Hannah Kiester Almost as soon as  2019 began, hopeful candidates started campaigning for the 2020 presidential election. Since President Trump’s election in 2016, there have been...

New year brings new changes to Lakeland

Jillian Kurtz Local Starbucks to move The Starbucks currently located on the corner of South Florida Avenue and Beacon Road will be relocated to the Southgate...

Director of Athletics Pete Meyer to step down

The Florida Southern College Athletic Department has announced that Director of Athletics Pete Meyer will step down on Feb. 24, 2019, according to a...

Nation-wide bomb threat ‘hoax’ impacts Florida Southern

Jillian Kurtz      This story is still developing. Emails containing bomb threats to several staff members at Florida Southern resulted in the evacuation of...

Florida Southern walks for suicide prevention

Jillian Kurtz As a part of a year-long initiative to raise awareness and donations in the fight to prevent suicide, Florida Southern Athletics participated in...

Orchestra, music profs discuss gala goals

Taylor Gilchrist The Florida Southern College Music Department is preparing for the Annual Christmas Gala, which will be held on Dec. 8.  The Christmas Gala is...

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No. 18 women’s, No. 23 men’s basketball to be featured on ESPN3

Reems Landreth The Florida Southern men’s and women’s basketball teams will be playing Eckerd College on Wednesday, Feb. 20 and the games will be broadcasted...

Jones selected for Dark Horse Dunker Competition

Reems Landreth  VOTE HERE Florida Southern College men’s basketball senior Slinky Jones has been selected as a participant for the 2019 Dark Horse Dunker Competition. Jones...

FSC theatre brings the ‘Superstar’ power

Catherine Cervone “Jesus Christ Superstar” opened Thursday, Feb. 14 at the Buckner Theatre at Florida Southern College. The show runs Thursday through Sunday until Feb....