Judeaa Wright: A turbulent ride in a musical family

My earliest memories of my parents are shrouded amongst play sets and uncomfortable sleeping positions in the chairs of music studios. My mother’s voice fell like rain on church congregations as my father vigorously worked the soundboard. There were always standing ovations. I still remember my father’s first play, “The Wellingtons” exactly four acts and several hours too long.


LHU council of trustees visits construction site

The construction on campus that began back in the spring is still ongoing and students are questioning what it’s going to look like in the end. The week before the Fall 2015 semester started, Faculty, Staff and Students received an email from the Facilities Planning and Scheduling Coordinator, Marchal Rote, on what to expect when returning to campus.

Continued crusade against Planned Parenthood

“The goal here is not to shut down the government,” Speaker of the House John Boehner told Politico last Thursday. “The goal is to stop these horrific practices of organizations selling baby parts. So that’s the goal here.” Republicans drove a bill blocking Planned Parenthood’s federal funds through the House on Friday, hoping to contain demands by conservatives for a politically risky showdown.

Lock Haven rallies for recovery from drugs and alcohol

Drugs and alcohol are a prevalent issue to college students; whether hearing about a party, having friends who do it, or knowing someone who has succumb to the devastating effects. On September 26, at Riverview Park in Lock Haven, there will be the “Rally for Recovery” awareness walk for a “drug free tomorrow”.

‘The Muppets’ are back in town

The fall season for new shows continued with ABC showcasing its newest show last Tuesday, The Muppets. The pilot episode definitely reached up to its expectations and beyond. The show stars all the famous Muppets, including Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Scooter, Animal and all your favorite characters. In many ways, the Muppets was very similar to “The Office.”

Week four preview: vs. East Stroudsburg

The Lock Haven University football team dropped its third straight game of the season in as many tries on Saturday, falling at IUP 38-13. Lock Haven (0-3) put the first points on the board on Saturday, as senior kicker Alex Boumerhi nailed a 34 yard field goal to cap a nine play, 34 yard drive, giving the Bald Eagles a 3-0 lead. Boumerhi is 3-3 on field goal attempts this season, with his long being that 34 yarder.

Valentine scores twice as field hockey dominates Georgetown

The Lock Haven University field hockey team picked up its seventh win of the year with a home victory over the Georgetown Hoyas this past Saturday in a non-conference game. The team got out to a hot start as Rachel Valentine scored her sixth and seventh goal of the season just eight minutes into the first half.