Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Emotional, spiritual support for Orlando officers

Corp of chaplains called in to help police after Pulse nightclub shooting BY DAVID HARRIS ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Haggeo Gautier will never forget the expressions on the faces...

Global aerospace company to bring 500 jobs to state

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A global aerospace company will spread its wings for the next several years in Florida, Gov....

Moffitt Cancer Center seeking smokers for e-cigarette study

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The use of electronic cigarettes (“e-cigarettes”) has increased dramatically in recent years. The majority of new “vapers” were already cigarette...

Millionaires add up in Legislature

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – The 2016 Florida Legislature appears to have been the richest in recent history. The makeup of the...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Trouble at Bethune-Cookman Five years ago, the Florida Courier wrote a nine-part investigative series about the troubled tenure of Bethune-Cookman University President Dr. Trudie Kibbe...

Orlando shooting victims to receive funds by Oct. 1

Victims of the attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando will receive compensation from the OneOrlando Fund by Oct. 1, according to a press...

Orlando mayor addresses questions about challenges, unity after tragedy

BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Hours after a gunman killed 49 clubgoers and injured more than 50 others in his city,...

COLD SHOULDER

For decades, the Republican Party of Florida has typically refused to support its Black candidates running for various political offices. The neglect continues. BY THE...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

A bootleg Al Qaeda offshoot in Miami, MLK’s papers Ten years ago, the Florida Courier reported on the arrests of a “wannabe” Al Qaeda cell...

Impact unclear of abortion ruling on Florida law

BY MARGIE MENZEL THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Florida abortion providers are breathing sighs of relief following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Monday...