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February 19, 2018

With the new academic year came numerous new changes to the Lyon College campus, one change being The Salty Dog coffee shop.  It is located inside the Morrow building and operated by Sodexo.  The Salty Dog, named so because of the new paint color inside the Morrow buil...

February 19, 2018

Student government, under the leadership of President Ridge Hester and Vice President George Stephenson, has been extremely proactive in making changes to benefit the Lyon College community this semester.  Stephenson, chair of the policy committee, proposed the idea of...

February 19, 2018

The waiting room in the President's office has the nicest chairs on campus. This was all I could think about while waiting for my appointment with Dr. Joey King, Lyon's eighteenth president. I was fortunate enough to sit down with President King and ask him about his f...

February 14, 2018

Ingredients ($21 or less based on brand or store):

  • 1 box dark chocolate cake mix ($2)

  • ½ box white angel food cake mix ($4)

  • Water

  • Cooking spray ($3)

  • 4 bars mildly sweet chocolate ($3 each)


  • In a gallon-sized, re-sealable food stora...

February 14, 2018

This dish is quick, easy, filling, and the best part is that it is cheap to make.

Ingredients ($15 or less based on brand and store):

  • 1 bag of frozen chicken nuggets (or frozen chicken patties) $5

  • 1 jar of spaghetti sauce $3

  • 1 8 oz. bag of shredded cheese $...

February 14, 2018

Ingredients ($9 or more depending on brand and time of year):

  • 1 pound of fresh strawberries ($6)

  • 1 bar semi-sweet chocolate ($3)


  • Wash your strawberries and pat them dry with a soft paper towel

  • Coarsely chop your chocolate bar and put it in...

February 14, 2018

Ingredients ($10 or less depending on brand and store):

  • Package of Flour Tortillas ($2.50)

  • Butter ($2.50)

  • Cinnamon Sugar ($4)


  • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F

  • Brush your tortillas with melted butter (I suggest melting about 3 tables...

February 14, 2018

Ingredients ($10 or less depending on brand and location)

  • Packet of Flour Tortillas ($2.50)

  • 1 (8 ounce) jar of pizza sauce ($2)

  • 1 package of shredded cheese ($2)

  • 1 package of pepperoni slices ($4)


  • Preheat your oven to 350 F

  • Place...

February 14, 2018

Mortar Board recently hosted almost 60 local high school students for its annual LEAD conference.  Mortar Board is a national senior honor society which has three fundamental values of scholarship, leadership, and service.  At Lyon, Mortar Board currently has 38 member...

February 14, 2018

Ingredients ($30 or less depending on brand and store):

  • 1 pound of peeled and deveined medium shrimp ($7)

  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts ($8)

  • Olive Oil ($2)

  • Salt and Pepper ($2)

  • ½ tablespoon fresh lemon juice ($2)

  • ¾ cup white cooking wi...

February 14, 2018

photo credit:  Lyon College, 

All students at Lyon College are familiar with the shrill, droning music of bagpipes. Regardless of our musical tastes, we recognize them as a fundamental symbol of Scottish culture, and by extension, a v...

February 14, 2018

There are many nonprofit organizations throughout the Batesville area. These groups are working hard to improve the community in a number of ways, from meeting the basic needs of low-income families to preserving local historic sites. The “Community Spotlight” showcase...