Staying Safe While Exercising in Kingwood

By Rachel Byrd Following an unidentified man attacking a woman in Kingwood’s East End Park, the Lone Star College Division of Public Safety offers tips for how to stay safe while exercising outdoors. Runners, joggers and others who exercise outdoors also offer their advice on how they protect themselves while exercising in Kingwood. Paul Willingham, the Chief of Police of the Lone Star College police … Continue reading Staying Safe While Exercising in Kingwood

Balloon Release Vigil in Honor of Jazmine Barnes

A balloon release vigil was held at Lone Star College-Kingwood in memory and honor of Jazmine Barnes, the 7-year-old victim of a drive-by shooting in Houston, January 22, 2019. During the event staff members spoke on violence statistics and the opportunities we all must take to heal the community at large. LSC-Kingwood students and faculty then released 75 pink, purple and white balloons with messages … Continue reading Balloon Release Vigil in Honor of Jazmine Barnes

The Masked Reality of Vape

By Aiman Patoli Vaping, the new face of nicotine, is hitting society’s youth hard and experts are trying to catch up. “[The vaping epidemic] is such a new phenomenon. We do not have adequate research to know what’s gonna happen in the long run,” Lone Star College-Kingwood Professor of Nursing Nickie Loftin said. “Things are starting to come up.” Vaping is one of the many … Continue reading The Masked Reality of Vape