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Halloween is a Disappointment 40 Years in the Making

Halloween is a Disappointment 40 Years in the Making

Stephen Simmons, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2018

The original Halloween, directed by John Carpenter, is one of the most revered and influential films in the horror genre. It is credited with introducing the “final girl” trope, in which the last woman alive confronts the killer at the end of the movie. The villain, Michael Myers, became a horror ...

Kentuckiana community gathers for annual Jack O’ Lantern Spectacular

The sign introducing the event at the beginning of the trail.

Natalie Allen, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2018

Gather your families and celebrate the season with glowing festive pumpkins. The Jack O’ Lantern Spectacular in Louisville is an event that has grown largely over the years, bringing in thousands of visitors each year to view over 5,000 lit pumpkins. The event is available Oct. 9 - Nov. 4. The even...

Boo Factor Rises with “Literally, a Haunted House”

Holly Johnson, one of the directors of The Friends of the Culbertson Mansion and the creature featured left, gave some encouraging words to other hauntly, death looking actors for opening night Friday, Sept. 28.

Candace Leilani, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2018

You stand, signing your life away as you are blessed by Father Dan with holy water before being confronted with the humans prepared to scare you. But it is all for a good cause! In exchange of your screams, frightening feelings and jumps of unexpected laughter, you are helping restore what was t...

Asian Pop Culture Club hosts Halloween Party

Partygoers talking among themselves during the Halloween Party. Later, they would take to the dance floor and dance to some hit dance songs.

Samuel Voyles, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2016

People decked out in their best Halloween costume showed up for the Asian Pop Culture Club’s (APCC) annual Halloween Party located in the Hoosier Room on Oct. 24 at 6:30 p.m. Many students showed up to the party wearing costumes ranging from vampires to characters from movies and television shows. Marissa...

Palmyra family brings haunted house outside

Palmyra family brings haunted house outside

Laura Hubrich, Staff

October 29, 2014

In the small town of Palmyra, Ind. lives Sandy Sinclair. For the past 13 years Sinclair has gone above and beyond when decorating her home for major holidays. This Halloween she has over  46 blow-up decorations and is expecting over 500 trick-or-treaters. With the help of her son-in-law Terry Heck,...