“All Lit Up” presents an evening showing of Moulin Rouge

Regina Ivy, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2019

Lincoln Land's campus is typically quiet at 6 p.m. A few students head to night classes and custodians clean. However, on Tuesday, Sept. 24, a movie about "freedom, truth, and above all else, love" would break some of that ro...

Downtown revitalized

Quinn Brown, Lamp staff

November 12, 2019

Brian Galecki recently moved his business, Dumb Records, to Downtown Springfield. The business, formerly at South Grand Avenue and 11th Street, found its home near Monroe and Fifth streets in what was formerly an Italian grocery...

Review: Ivas John Concert combines comedy and music in two set concert

Paul Watson, Lamp Staff

September 27, 2019

Acoustic music, singing, laughter, and applause filled the Thorne Deuel Auditorium in the basement of the Illinois State Museum.    Ivas John and Brian Curran performed original compositions and covered Americana songs, which i...

Math major teaches choreography

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

May 10, 2019

Mathematical formulae and fancy footwork do not necessarily seem compatible unless you are Skyler Dodson, a Lincoln Land Community College mathematics major and volunteer choreographer for the Lutheran High School drama department. The...

Review: Vinnick brings varied style, tone to concert

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

May 3, 2019

Suzie Vinnick used a wide range of vocal tones from mellifluous to growling when she sang songs spanning the Americana, country and blues genres in the Thorne Deuel Auditorium in the basement of the Illinois State Museum. Vinnick...

Illinois State Museum concert rings melodically

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

April 2, 2019

Acoustic music, singing and humorous banter filled the Thorne Deuel Auditorium in the basement of the Illinois State Museum. Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin performed original compositions and covered Americana, folk and blues...

Review: Enemy by Denis Villeneuve

Regina Ivy, Lamp staff

November 9, 2018

The movie “Enemy” directed by Denis Villeneuve is a suspenseful psychological thriller that explores themes of masculinity and infidelity in marriage. In this film, we follow Adam Bell, a college professor who is a slave to his mundan...

Review: Venom

Riley Bergman, Lamp staff

November 7, 2018

Superhero movies are extremely common these days. Since 2000, roughly 370 different superhero movies and TV shows have been produced. Some of the major production companies behind these heroes are Marvel Studios, known for The Avengers (2012), Disney for T...

Young musician already living dream

Dylan Surprenant, Lamp staff

October 17, 2018

Musical talent comes naturally to Natalie Henrikson. Whether it’s playing some keys off of the piano or strumming the keys to her guitar, music is her way of life. Tonya Henrikson, Natalie’s mom, said that “Nat...

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