Serving those who served

On Thursday, Nov. 9, a lunch for employee veterans at Lane Community College will be held in Bldg 31, the Longhouse, on Main Campus...

Sexually transmitted diseases on the rise

Sexually transmitted diseases have increased for the third year in a row, according to a study done by the Centers for Disease Control and...

College enrollment numbers down

Students take advantage of the services in Building One during the first week of fall term at Lane Community College.                                           This term, enrollment numbers...

Fast food chains limit use of antibiotics

A majority of fast food chains in America are reducing their use of antibiotics in their meat products this year-particularly chicken. This pivot towards...

‘Percy Q. Shun’ hits the world stage

Lead theatre faculty Brian Haimbach will be performing at the world’s largest arts festival this summer. In its 40th year, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe...

Oregon puts in their 10 cents

  In 1971, Oregon was the first state to enact the bottle deposit, which offered consumers the opportunity to receive a five cent refund on...

Folded flyers land at Lane

The most popular belief about when the first paper airplane was flown is attributed to the Chinese, who flew paper airplanes about 2,000 years...

First Lane president passes

Parnell, who periodically wrote columns for the The Torch, stated about the campus, “It (Lane) offers opportunity for a student who has not...

Torch maintains flame of excellence

The Torch staff holds 12 of the 15 awards that were collected at the ONPA Collegiate Day 2017. The Torch recently made a significant...