Saturday, April 4, 2020

B-CU mourns shooting death of student; suspect turns himself in

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Five months after the tragic death of two female students at the hands of a shooter, the Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) family...

Demings to speak at FAMU College of Law graduation

Val Demings SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER U.S. Rep. Val Demings will serve...

How to prepare for a disaster

Click here to download this clip-and-save page to see whether your family is ready in case disaster strikes.

‘Pillowcase Rapist’ suspect says he’s not guilty

BY EILEEN KELLEY SUN SENTINEL/TNS FORT LAUDERDALE – A 60-year-old sex offender who is suspected of terrorizing South Florida women decades ago as the “Pillowcase...

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...

DEPARTMENTAL DISGRACE

Florida legislators refuse to take strong measures to control the violently dysfunctional Florida Department of Corrections despite the arrest of White supremacist prison guards...

Three named to Civil Rights Hall of Fame

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER TALLAHASSEE – A former state lawmaker, an NAACP leader and a prominent civil-rights activist were named last week by Gov. Rick Scott...

Gators say no

Racist leader won’t speak on campus BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – The University of Florida is refusing to allow White nationalist leader...

STILL PLEADING OUR CAUSE

Media professionals considered the Florida Courier a dead man walking when it was launched as a statewide Black weekly newspaper on March 3, 2006....

Former FAMU dean leads research program in Brooksville

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER TALLAHASSEE – Former interim dean of the Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Education Patricia Green-Powell, Ph.D., has been tapped to...