Opinion

Misinformation about vaccines hurt people 

Kira Dye Lantern Staff Are you hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine(s)? Have you been given conflicting information regarding the safety of the vaccine(s)? Here are the facts.   Let’s start by asking: What is VAERS? VAERS stands for Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and is co-managed by two different organizations: the Centers for Disease Control… Continue reading Misinformation about vaccines hurt people 

Campus News

First Adobe Creative Campus in Kansas brings innovation

Evan Dalian Managing Editor             Butler Community College is now the only institution in Kansas to be an Adobe Creative Campus and only the 50th institution in world.             Vice President of Academics, Tom Nevill was one of the many people at Butler who made this opportunity for all students and staff a reality.            … Continue reading First Adobe Creative Campus in Kansas brings innovation

Arts & Prose · Campus News · Feature

Dance Department brings “Wonderland” to campus  

Tatum Wykes Photo Editor The Department of Dance presents tonight’s showcase, “Wonderland,” starting at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre. The department chose “Wonderland,” not because of the month of December and it is a winter wonderland, but because of the freedom to finally perform in front of a live audience. “It is WONDERFUL… Continue reading Dance Department brings “Wonderland” to campus  

Campus News · Sports

Can blood be purple?

Rachel Mallory Reporting Student College sports have been an ever-growing interest throughout the country for years. Football, specifically, brings in the crowds.  However, over the last few years at Butler Community College, the attendance numbers for these games and events have declined. Tyler Nordman, the associate athletic director at Butler, shared some ideas on how… Continue reading Can blood be purple?

Campus News · Community News

Faculty form Committee: Jolly, Braungardt and Sherrer will start as trustees in January 2022

Ally Davis Editor-in-Chief On Tuesday, Nov. 2, Butler County voters made changes to the college’s Board of Trustees. Kim Braungardt unseated Doug Law, of District 2 Position 5, by 72 votes, according to Butler County, Kansas, election results. Linda Jolly beat John Laffen, of District 1 Position 4, by 461 votes, and David Sherrer beat Stephen Mills, of District 3 Position 6, by… Continue reading Faculty form Committee: Jolly, Braungardt and Sherrer will start as trustees in January 2022

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Butler Music and Theatre departments produce their spin on the musical Pajama Game

Tatum Wykes Online Editor Pajama Game Show Casing Butlers’ music and theatre department will open their musical Pajama Game Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. They will also have a showing on Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 20 at 2:00 and 7:30 p.m. Pajama Game is a musical theatre production with music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross and a book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell. It is based on the novel “7 ½ cents” by… Continue reading Butler Music and Theatre departments produce their spin on the musical Pajama Game

Campus News · Feature · Sports

Student receives ‘Sportscaster of the Year’

Nick Butler Reporting Student        There is a prestigious award that everyone in the Butler Student Sports Media program strives for. A big competition arises between all of the students for the entire year. This award is not just for the hard work put in the classroom, but it is also the work outside that helps… Continue reading Student receives ‘Sportscaster of the Year’