Wonder Woman, Harvey Quinn and Pennywise top costume list

Wonder Woman, Harvey Quinn and Pennywise top costume list

With Halloween rapidly approaching, many may be rummaging around to find a costume to wear to that one big Halloween party on campus. Halloween costumes tend to be extensions of one's character. Some people want to stand out with their costumes. Others just want to blend in. A few visits to Memphis stores and Internet clicks turned up the most popular for this year. From Walmart to Party City, and even Forever 21, Wonder Woman costumes and gear were everywhere this year.  “We sell at least five Wonder Woman costumes a day,” said Walmart salesperson Alexis Johnson.

Local business educates female students about breast health

Local business educates female students about breast health

Representatives from A Fitting Place provided breast health information and fitted female students for bras in the student center Oct. 20. Belinda Durham, A Fitting Place owner and her daughter, Abby, addressed participants during a "Bra 101" session where the mother-daughter duo encouraged the ladies to ask questions about bras, bra sizes, bra types and personal tips.

Music majors showcase talents

Music majors showcase talents

Music majors performed on the Steele Hall lawn this morning despite the hot weather. “We just want to give students and the staff a sample of the different ensembles we have,” said Arlen Chongson, assistant professor of music and area coordinator.

College aids hurricane victims

College aids hurricane victims

Students, faculty and staff of LeMoyne-Owen College contributed in aiding the victims of Hurricane Harvey with a collection drive from Sept. 5 to Sept. 20. Donors dropped off items daily in the student center.

Library closes for renovation

Library closes for renovation

The Hollis F. Price library is undergoing a face lift this scholastic year. Interior and exterior renovations are being completed on the architecturally award-winning facility. The beautification process began on Aug. 31 and is expected to be completed by mid-October, said Jesse Chatman, executive director of Administrative Services.

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New campus security firm begins tonight

Nearly two months after a former LOC student was shot on the campus, Security One has been selected as the college’s new security firm. “The firm’s contract begins at 12:01 a.m.,” said Jesse Chatman, director

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Coaches/team captains address season expectations

Head men’s and women’s basketball coaches and team captains discussed strategies, expectations, and pressures the team faces this upcoming season, which begins Oct. 29 with the homecoming challenge against Concordia in the Bruce Hall Gymnasium.

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Rapper “Gray” performs at Gospel Fest

Local gospel rapper Terrance June Gray and area churches participated in this year’s Gospel Fest, Oct.27 on the campus lawn. Gray performed songs from his CD, “Gray World” and area churches offered information about services

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Students release balloons for breast cancer awareness

LeMoyne-Owen College students gathered outside of Brownlee Hall and prayed before releasing 10 pink balloons in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The event, sponsored by Zeta Phi Beta sorority, was coordinated by senior Early