Rebuilding Kingwood’s “New Normal”

By Kat Harper, News Desk Lead It was 1985 when Lone Star College- Kingwood’s library was built. An age before the popularity of the internet and search engines, when the Encyclopedia was the main source of our worldly knowledge. Kaleigh VonDerVor is LSC-Kingwood’s Director of the Library and Learning Center. This position is new in our campus and Mrs. VonDerVor is the first to hold … Continue reading Rebuilding Kingwood’s “New Normal”

Voices From The Storm

By Howler Staff April Boles: When did you/your family evacuate? Was your house already flooded? “My family did not evacuate, however, my mother was worried that our new sheetrock would be destroyed. Our house did not flood even though we live 10 minutes away from LSC-Kingwood. We spent the recovery time repairing my grandmother’s house.  2. What was your most challenging loss and why? What … Continue reading Voices From The Storm

Kingwood vs Humble Recovery Race

by Kat Harper, News Desk Lead Hurricane Harvey has been a looming cloud for Texans this past year affecting lives, infrastructures and even income. The recovery not only includes lost homes and displaced families but also unemployment due to closed businesses and government services. Although Harris County and Montgomery County neighbor one another, their rates of recovery are differing vastly. Due to a large amount … Continue reading Kingwood vs Humble Recovery Race

Homemade Sweets with a Touch of Holiday Cheer

by Kayleigh Farias, Copy Desk Chief   Now that December is upon us and Christmas is fast approaching, it’s time to prepare your tummy for the sweet treats in the near future. Christmas cookies are just one of these wonderfully amazing desserts that are usually present at dinner on this glorious day. With only 5 steps, you can have scrumptious homemade pecan cookies that’ll be … Continue reading Homemade Sweets with a Touch of Holiday Cheer

Helping Those Who Have Helped Us

by Kayleigh Farias, Copy Desk Chief With Veteran’s Day now behind us, it’s easy to forget the importance of our veterans and how they were willing to risk their lives to serve our country. Veterans should feel loved and appreciated more than one day a year. Unfortunately, this is the least of the worries for some veterans. According to the United States Interagency Council on … Continue reading Helping Those Who Have Helped Us

Scary Contest Winner; Lepidopterist

By Justin M. Pena Some find my hobby strange, but I assure you it is quite magnificent and, dare I say, beautiful. These cases that adorn my rooms fill me with a sense of pure awe, for the haunting beauty of life is shown in these, the most fragile of god’s creatures. As a man of science, I have always been fascinated by these seemingly … Continue reading Scary Contest Winner; Lepidopterist