A TALE OF TWO HBCUs

This year, sports archrivals Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University have one thing in common: leadership turmoil at the top of both institutions. COMPILED FROM...

HOMECOMING WEEK 2015

Continuing the tradition Numerous Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)  celebrated Homecoming last week, including Atlanta’s Morehouse College. Perry “Trey” Thurston III (left),  continues the...

Sheriff: ‘She started this’

Deputy fired, student criticized COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS Leading Black women across the nation are expressing outrage this week over the videotaped violent incident showing a...

FAMU to host national ‘Ban the Box’ forum

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ORLANDO –  Florida A&M University (FAMU) will host a national forum titled, “Ban the Box: Eliminating Barriers to Reentry” on...

DID HE STAND HIS GROUND?

A church drummer whose car broke down on I-95 in South Florida was shot dead by a plainclothes cop. Questions abound. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS PALM...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2015

In full swing The fall football season is well underway, with the University of Miami’s Joe Yearby running hard in UM’s victory over Virginia Tech...

Gator probably killed swimmer in Florida spring

BY ELYSSA CHERNEY ORLANDO SENTINEL / TNS ORLANDO – A dead man pulled from the waters of Blue Spring State Park on Monday appeared to have...

Scott gets B-CU award

President silent about forensic audit BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF DAYTONA BEACH – Bethune-Cookman University presented its highest honor, the Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Leadership Award,...

Florida Senate removes Confederate flag from its seal

SENATE REMOVES CONFEDERATE FLAG FROM SEAL By BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA ©2015 The News Service of Florida. All rights reserved. Posting or forwarding this...

‘Call the auditors’-UPDATED

Alum support McCray; NAACP objects to Scott’s award UPDATE, OCT. 16: B-CU won't change course on Scott award Links: Johnny L. McCray, Jr. letter         Joe...

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