Friday, March 27, 2020
Proposal addresses schools’ use of Baker Act

Proposal addresses schools’ use of Baker Act

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Principals at Florida public schools would need to take additional steps before children can be removed from school grounds and involuntarily...
Debate rages over vouchers, LGBTQ policies

Debate rages over vouchers, LGBTQ policies

Banks’ halt of contributions called ‘publicity stunt’ BY ANA CEBALLOS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday a decision by Wells Fargo...
Bethune Cookman University

Another option for B-CU

Get accredited somewhere else BY JARRETT CARTER SR. HBCU DIGEST COMMENTARY I texted a Historically Black College/University (HBCU) president, partially out of the need for executive context...
coronavirus

Can you get coronavirus from package delivered from China ?

BY LISA M. KRIEGER THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS SAN JOSE, Calif. – Residents at the epicenter of China’s mysterious viral outbreak are quarantined. But their mailed...
Health care solutions for rural Americans 1

Health care solutions for rural Americans

Health care solutions for rural Americans FROM FAMILY FEATURES Heart disease, cancer, unintentional injuries, chronic lower respiratory disease and stroke. These top five causes of death...

Redefining suffrage, ‘unerasing’ Black women

  BY GWEN McKINNEY / NNPA GUEST COLUMNIST Sojourner Truth. Harriet Tubman. Ida B. Wells. Shirley Chisholm. Rosa Parks. These household names, spanning a couple of centuries,...
Homeless WALLY SKALIJ/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS

Report: 40 percent of homeless in the U.S. are Black

TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE The total number of homeless is 567,715 and 40 percent or 225,735 are African American although only 13 percent of the...

Don’t let your peace of mind be ruined

Everyone has goals in their life that they’re attempting to accomplish. Whether it’s getting your business license, overcoming drug and alcohol addiction or even a...

Take action now to keep your brain sharp

Florida doctors using new approaches to fight off memory loss  ANDRZEJ WOJCICKI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY RF/GETTY IMAGES/TNS A...

Radar finds 145 graves at Tampa high school

OCTAVIO JONES/TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS Scott Purcell, a senior geophysicist with GeoView, left, and Mike Wightman, president of GeoView, use ground-penetrating radar...