Independent Record

Dons Girl Golfers End Chargers’ Dominance

Dave Thoreson, fondly remembered as a physical education teacher at La Colina Junior High, died last week in Lynchburg, Virginia. He was 77. A native of North Dakota, Thoreson was a track-and-field athlete at Westmont College in 1962-63. … more

Steve Bostrom: The glory of the cross of Christ

After a 45-year absence, I visited my alma mater, Westmont College in Santa Barbara. I met a student who was reading Augustine (354-430). She marveled how he still communicates.  more

Carroll College women open Frontier season at MSU-Northern, Providence

HELENA — Ready or not, the Frontier Conference basketball season is here. The season begins for the Carroll College Saints in earnest this weekend, though some teams started earlier this week. … The Saints were certainly ready through their non-conference portion. Unranked Carroll made a case for the Top 25 when new rankings are released next week. Carroll built a 4-1 record, including a win over No. 7 Westmont College, defeating the Warriors on their home court. more