Saturday, April 4, 2020

State’s jobless rate holds steady

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s unemployment rate held at 3.2 percent from September to October, the state reported on...

Teacher pay a centerpiece of governor’s budget

DeSantis’ proposal would require $603 million to raise minimum salaries of classroom teachers to $47,500 a year. 

Florida Classic: Football team and bands will be vying for bragging rights

KIM GIBSON/ FLORIDA COURIER The Bethune-Cookman band, the Marching Wildcats, perform at last year’s Florida Classic.

PRESERVING BAND’S MOVEMENTS

FAMU graduate digitizes decades of Marching ‘100’ performances DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM The Marching “100’’ performs during...

B-CU and FAMU face off on Saturday in Orlando

FLORIDA CLASSIC 2019  DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR. / FLORIDA COURIER 

CLASSIC MOMENTS

Courier photojournalist captures the action on and off the field PHOTOS BY KIM GIBSON/FLORIDA COURIER

REMEMBERING ICONIC PUBLISHER

Miami Times trailblazer Garth Reeves Sr. dies at 100, just months after the passing of his daughter.

DeSantis’ budget doesn’t count on gambling money

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A $91.4 billion budget proposal released Monday...

SpaceX launches 60 more satellites into orbit

BY CHABELI HERRERA ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO – SpaceX hit several major milestones with a launch...

Renowned author Ernest J. Gaines dies at 86

PHOTO COURTESY OF BATON ROUGE AREA FOUNDATION Ernest J. Gaines wrote “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and “A Lesson Before...