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COLUMN: One for the road, but not enough to compete

COLUMN: One for the road, but not enough to compete

October 2, 2018

Long Beach State women’s volleyball isn’t what it used to be. It’s not a dominant team that owns the Big West and wins NCAA championships. The 49ers are on a rebuild, and the biggest obstacle is the...

Former LBSU employee charged with two counts of murder, VP of Student Affairs is placed on paid leave

Former LBSU employee charged with two counts of murder, VP of Student Affairs is placed on paid leave

October 2, 2018

Former Associated Students Inc. employee Jamie Williams was formally charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder Tuesday. On the same day, Vice President of Student Affairs Carmen Taylor, who made $210,478 in 2017 according to Transparent Californ...

Set course straight ahead toward Dark Harbor

Set course straight ahead toward Dark Harbor

October 2, 2018

An ominous fog hovered a few inches above the ground and visitors patiently waited for the gates of Dark Harbor to open Sunday night. As the banging from the harbor got louder, evil clowns with sini...

COLUMN: A long and winding road for the Dodgers

COLUMN: A long and winding road for the Dodgers

October 1, 2018

Last year, the Los Angeles Dodgers were one game away from winning the World Series. It was a heartbreaking series, but I was convinced the team would come back and seek revenge against the Houston Ast...

Former ASI employee arrested Friday in connection to double homicide

Staff Report

October 1, 2018

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Today

Long Beach State University Police responded to reports of a disgruntled former employee of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Friday. They were unable to locate him. Jamie Williams was arrested hours later in connection to a shooting that left his father and step sister dead, and his stepmother injured. Williams, 43, is currently being held on a $2 million bail. University spokeswoman Terri Carbaugh confirmed that he was...

LBSU Board of Control distributes funds for two students

LBSU Board of Control distributes funds for two students

September 30, 2018

The Associated Students Inc. Board of Control decided to allocate funds to two students who requested money for research and travel Tuesday. “The Board of Control basically handles money that can be given back t...

Mystery bags, dorm fight and drinking problems

Mystery bags, dorm fight and drinking problems

Grant Hermanns, Opinions Editor

September 30, 2018

Filed under Crime, News, Today

Dog in action - There were two incidents over the past week that prompted campus members to call the police to inspect suspicious bags left around campus, both of which required the campus’ K-9 unit ...