Faith Perkins

Faith Perkins is a staff writer for The Lion. She graduated from Missouri Western State University with a bachelors in convergent journalism.

Culture
Trans-identifying male arrested for indecent exposure in Planet Fitness women’s locker room

A Planet Fitness patron in North Carolina was arrested and charged with indecent exposure after the biological male entered the women’s locker room and stripped down “completely naked.” Christopher Miller,… Read More

April 12, 2024
Public Education
Family files federal lawsuit against school district for alleged abuse, ‘torture’ of autistic daughter

The parents of an elementary student with autism have taken legal action against their daughter’s school, claiming she was physically abused by staff members. Christopher Dohse and Kimberly Pittard filed… Read More

April 11, 2024
Culture
World Netball bans males from women’s competitions, citing ‘fairness and safety’ 

The governing body for the sport of netball issued a new policy banning males from competing in the women’s division at the international level on Monday. “In order to ensure… Read More

April 11, 2024
Courts
Former Colorado bus aid arrested for assaulting autistic students

A former Colorado public school paraprofessional was arrested last week after surveillance footage showed her assaulting a severely autistic, non-verbal student on a school bus. Kiarra Jones, a former bus… Read More

April 10, 2024
Culture
Thousands of University of Georgia students attend worship event; 150 baptized, including in the beds of pickups

Around 150 college students from the University of Georgia were baptized in the beds of pickup trucks after a worship event attended by thousands April 3. The gathering began at… Read More

April 9, 2024