Mel-O-Cream vs. Krispy Kreme

The Lamp Online Staff

January 25, 2016

Filed under Local, Opinion

Which has the best doughnuts? By Leanna Churchill Staff Writer SPRINGFIELD – With a new business in town, it brings a new debate: Krispy Kreme vs. Mel-O-Cream. Krispy Kreme opened its doors Oct. 27.  The store at 2301...

High and lows of diabetes diagnosis

The Lamp Online Staff

January 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

By Madison Mings Editor Madison Mings can be reached at [email protected] SPRINGFIELD — November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and for me, being a Type 1 diabetic since December of 2011, it has its highs and lows — literally. But what is diabetes you ma...

Farewell, The Lamp, Lincoln Land

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

By Ryan Wilson, Editor My experience with The Lamp has been a dream — from the “stanky leg” dance to eating pizza and watching NBA at the State Journal-Register, to interviewing a potential Olympian, to talking to current and former professional athletes, to having a ...

Jordan Minder gives thanks, reflects on Lincoln Land

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The past three semesters I have spent here on The Lamp have been full of experience, to say the least. Read More »...

Body art helps one express oneself

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

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By Jordan Minder, Assistant/Visual Editor Self expression comes in many forms. Read More »...

Letter: Not a crime to eat while driving

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

A man from Marietta, Georgia, was recently on the news after being ticketed for eating a cheeseburger while driving. Read More »...

Politicians are human, too

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

By Lukas Myers, Staff Writer It seems like every day we hear of some new scandal in the Oval Office. Barely a week goes by without a congressman’s affair leaking to the media or a senator taking a bribe. How many Illinois governors have been sent to prison? The ans...

Letter: Lamp story misrepresents comments

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

I strongly feel my comments were taken out of context in The Lamp’s "College Inaccessible" article from the April 15, 2015 edition. I would like to make a few comments and clarifications in response to Ryan Wilson’s article. Wh...

Letter: Joint custody argument flawed

The Lamp Online Staff

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

I recently read an article in a magazine in regards to shared parenting. Since it is becoming more and more popular in the courts, and I am going through a battle of my own, I decided to touch on the subject. Read More ...

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