2024

Those that put in the work behind the scenes often do so without the glory of recognition. However, that will soon change for Mark Morris boys basketball assistant coach, Steve Kloke, and Lower Columbia College athletic director, Kirc Roland.

Kirc Roland to be honored at WIBCA awards ceremony

Those that put in the work behind the scenes often do so without the glory of recognition. However, that will soon change for Mark Morris boys basketball assistant coach, Steve Kloke, and Lower Columbia College athletic director, Kirc Roland.

The Daily News | Jun 17, 2024


Lower Columbia College Instructor of Earth Sciences Morgan Salisbury received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award in earth science education to Bolivia for the 2024-25 academic year. He is the first Fulbright Scholar at LCC.

Lower Columbia College instructor receives Fulbright award

Lower Columbia College Instructor of Earth Sciences Morgan Salisbury received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award in earth science education to Bolivia for the 2024-25 academic year. He is the first Fulbright Scholar at LCC.

The Daily News | Jun 12, 2024


A fundraiser to help Lower Columbia College students overcome financial burdens and finish their degrees has raised more than $28,000.

The Daily News' Students in Need drive raises nearly $29K for LCC students

A fundraiser to help Lower Columbia College students overcome financial burdens and finish their degrees has raised more than $28,000.

The Daily News | Jun 11, 2024


Multicultural Graduation Night will take place at the Anderson Family Pavilion at LCC. This year’s theme is “From every corner, a shared humanity.”

Lower Columbia College holds multicultural graduation, commencement this week

Multicultural Graduation Night will take place at the Anderson Family Pavilion at LCC. This year’s theme is “From every corner, a shared humanity.”

They Daily News | Jun 10, 2024


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2024 NFCA NWAC ALL-AMERICANS REVEALED

Thirteen student-athletes have been named to the NFCA’s 2024 Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) All-America team, the Association announced on Thursday.

NFCA | May 16, 2024


Lower Columbia College is now offering its third bachelor’s program: a nursing program which kicks off in the fall.

Lower Columbia College offers 3rd bachelor's degree program

Lower Columbia College is now offering its third bachelor’s program: a nursing program which kicks off in the fall.

The Daily News | May 15, 2024


David Wallis has left an embattled job at the city of Longview to be the I.T. director for Lower Columbia College.

David Wallis leaves Longview city job to be LCC IT director

David Wallis has left an embattled job at the city of Longview to be the I.T. director for Lower Columbia College.

The Daily News | May 06, 2024


The drive raises money for the Lower Columbia College Student Success Fund, which creates grants to help students overcome financial humps that might otherwise force them to drop out of school.

The Daily News Students in Need scholarship fund drive surpasses $16K

The drive raises money for the Lower Columbia College Student Success Fund, which creates grants to help students overcome financial humps that might otherwise force them to drop out of school.

The Daily News | Apr 27, 2024


The drive raises money for the Lower Columbia College Student Success Fund, which creates grants to help students overcome financial humps that might otherwise force them to drop out of school.

The Daily News Students in Need scholarship fund drive surpasses $8K

The drive raises money for the Lower Columbia College Student Success Fund, which creates grants to help students overcome financial humps that might otherwise force them to drop out of school.

The Daily News | Apr 13, 2024


For the third year in a row, the Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt Speech and Debate Team had multiple members medal at the Phi Rho Pi national tournament.

Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt medal at national tournament

For the third year in a row, the Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt Speech and Debate Team had multiple members medal at the Phi Rho Pi national tournament.

The Daily News | Apr 11, 2024


Higher education has taken advantage of the funding stream, receiving more than $1 billion in the last two federal budgets.

Congress Sends $1.3 Billion to Colleges in Federal Earmarks

Higher education has taken advantage of the funding stream, receiving more than $1 billion in the last two federal budgets.

Inside Higher Ed | Apr 03, 2024


For nine years, The Daily News has hosted the Students in Need fundraiser, together with the LCC foundation.

Our view | Students in Need donations make a real difference to LCC students

For nine years, The Daily News has hosted the Students in Need fundraiser, together with the LCC foundation.

The Daily News | Mar 30, 2024


Opportunity can’t wait. With unwavering belief in the transformative power of education, we strive to ensure that every individual in our community has access to the resources needed to fulfill their potential.

TDN's Students in Need drive fosters hope, opportunity, not just financial aid

Opportunity can’t wait. With unwavering belief in the transformative power of education, we strive to ensure that every individual in our community has access to the resources needed to fulfill their potential.

The Daily News | Mar 28, 2024


Matt Seimears, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Eastern Oregon University, has been selected as president of Lower Columbia College, in Washington.

New Presidents and Provosts: Jackson State, Lower Columbia, Nevada State, Northshore Technical CC, Upper Iowa, Yavapai

Matt Seimears, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Eastern Oregon University, has been selected as president of Lower Columbia College, in Washington.

Inside Higher Ed | Mar 24, 2024


Lower Columbia College truly lives up to their commitment to "transform lives through education.

Letter to the Editor | TDN's Students in Need donations go a long way

Lower Columbia College truly lives up to their commitment to "transform lives through education.

The Daily News | Mar 24, 2024


Poet and author Dayle Olson is scheduled to be featured at Lower Columbia College’s April 18 Northwest Voices event.

Lower Columbia College hosts Cathlamet poet

Poet and author Dayle Olson is scheduled to be featured at Lower Columbia College’s April 18 Northwest Voices event.

The Daily News | Mar 22, 2024


Lower Columbia announced the hire of Troy Shorey to replace Carri Smith as the head volleyball coach on Wednesday.

NWAC Volleyball: Lower Columbia hires Troy Shorey to lead volleyball program

Lower Columbia announced the hire of Troy Shorey to replace Carri Smith as the head volleyball coach on Wednesday.

The Daily News | Mar 21, 2024


The decision to become a nurse was a “lightning bolt moment” that came out of nowhere for Lower Columbia College student Kayla Wood.

Battle Ground woman finds fulfillment with help of LCC Foundation scholarship

The decision to become a nurse was a “lightning bolt moment” that came out of nowhere for Lower Columbia College student Kayla Wood.

The Daily News | Mar 15, 2024


Lower Columbia College's planned Center for Vocational and Transitional Studies is one of 15 such centers Southwest Washington set to receive federal funding from a package of spending bills signed Saturday.

Lower Columbia College vocational center receives federal funds

Lower Columbia College's planned Center for Vocational and Transitional Studies is one of 15 such centers Southwest Washington set to receive federal funding from a package of spending bills signed Saturday.

The Daily News | Mar 15, 2024


Lower Columbia College: Softball Facilities: $700,00

State lawmakers secure $1.5 million for Raymond Manor

Lower Columbia College: Softball Facilities: $700,00

Flannery Publications | Mar 13, 2024


Along-time Lower Columbia College professor lost his job after his four-year relationship with a student was investigated by the Longview school.

Lower Columbia College prof loses job after investigation on student affair

Along-time Lower Columbia College professor lost his job after his four-year relationship with a student was investigated by the Longview school.

The Daily News | Mar 12, 2024


Lower Columbia College in Longview is opening food service at 10 a.m. Tuesday after a water main issue previously closed services.

UPDATE: Lower Columbia College to open food services at 10 a.m. Tuesday

Lower Columbia College in Longview is opening food service at 10 a.m. Tuesday after a water main issue previously closed services.

The Daily News | Mar 12, 2024


Lower Columbia College drama The Book Club Play, Photos of the final performance.

LCC dramas The Book Club Play Photos

The Daily News | Mar 04, 2024


It was a night to honor and reminisce the stars of Lower Columbia’s past Wednesday at Myklebust Gymnasium. Four of the best athletes to ever don the red and white for the Red Devils were inducted into the Red Devils’ Hall of Fame in front of a full house of LCC supporters.

NWAC News: Lower Columbia adds four Red Devils to its Hall of Fame

It was a night to honor and reminisce the stars of Lower Columbia’s past Wednesday at Myklebust Gymnasium. Four of the best athletes to ever don the red and white for the Red Devils were inducted into the Red Devils’ Hall of Fame in front of a full house of LCC supporters.

The Daily News | Feb 23, 2024


On Wednesday night, Lower Columbia College ushered in a new class of Hall of Famers. The list of honorees includes athletes and teams that left a lasting impact in the local community.

Hometown Hall of Famer: Mark Hulings keeps showing up, showing out for Longview

On Wednesday night, Lower Columbia College ushered in a new class of Hall of Famers. The list of honorees includes athletes and teams that left a lasting impact in the local community.

The Daily News | Feb 22, 2024


Lilian Hale, the stepdaughter of 19th District Rep. Joel McEntire, R-Cathlamet, a U.S. Marine Corps reservist, will temporarily serve as his replacement at the end of the legislative session.

LCC Nursing Student to temporarily replace stepfather in 19th District as he reports for military duty

Lilian Hale, the stepdaughter of 19th District Rep. Joel McEntire, R-Cathlamet, a U.S. Marine Corps reservist, will temporarily serve as his replacement at the end of the legislative session.

The Chronical | Feb 19, 2024


The Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt Speech and Debate Team competed last weekend along with nine colleges and universities in the 51st annual Michael Dugaw Smelt Classic hosted by LCC.

Lower Columbia College hosts debate tournament in Longview

The Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt Speech and Debate Team competed last weekend along with nine colleges and universities in the 51st annual Michael Dugaw Smelt Classic hosted by LCC.

The Daily News | Feb 16, 2024


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Lower Columbia College's Northwest Voices to host pop culture critic

Lower Columbia College will feature pop culture critic, teacher and author Douglas Wolk at Monday’s Northwest Voices event.

The Daily News | Feb 08, 2024


Students completed four exercises and were judged on their technique by industry experts. Jessica Moore was one of the judges, she teaches in the Department of Industrial Technology at Lower Columbia College in Longview, Washington.

Kelso High School hosts regional welding competition for students

Students completed four exercises and were judged on their technique by industry experts. Jessica Moore was one of the judges, she teaches in the Department of Industrial Technology at Lower Columbia College in Longview, Washington.

KGW8 | Feb 05, 2024


The Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt speech and debate team recently finished first place in debate and second in speech in the last conference designated tournament of the season.

Lower Columbia College debate team named conference champions

The Lower Columbia College Fighting Smelt speech and debate team recently finished first place in debate and second in speech in the last conference designated tournament of the season.

The Daily News | Jan 31, 2024


The Lower Columbia College Foundation named alumni Nadine and David Coburn as the 2023-24 Benefactors of the Year, an award that honors benefactors whose charitable support or volunteer service has made a significant impact on the college and community.

Nadine and David Coburn are Lower Columbia College Foundation's Benefactors of the Year

The Lower Columbia College Foundation named alumni Nadine and David Coburn as the 2023-24 Benefactors of the Year, an award that honors benefactors whose charitable support or volunteer service has made a significant impact on the college and community.

The Daily News | Jan 19, 2024


Starting with practicing law and then running a sand and gravel company, retiring Lower Columbia College president Chris Bailey’s path to LCC wasn’t the most typical. Now, he’s stepped down after a 12-year tenure.

Lower Columbia College President Chris Bailey leaves legacy of giving, growth after 12 years

Starting with practicing law and then running a sand and gravel company, retiring Lower Columbia College president Chris Bailey’s path to LCC wasn’t the most typical. Now, he’s stepped down after a 12-year tenure.

The Daily News | Jan 06, 2024