Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Congratulations to Orlando’s best

BRONZE KINGDOM / AFRICAN ART  FLORIDA COURIER / CHARLES W. CHERRY II

‘WE HAVE TO SHOW UP’

Former Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll tells Republican Party to go after every vote, much like she did in 2010 to...

Four more potential tropical systems tracked

DAVID SANTIAGO/MIAMI HERALD/TNS A beachgoer takes pictures on Saturday in Dania Beach. BY RICHARD TRIBOU ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS

Court overturns $7.1 million verdict in tobacco case

According to the case, the South Florida woman who died primarily smoked Virginia Slims, made by Philip Morris.

McGhee seeking compensation for college student-athletes

PHOTO COURTESY OF FLORIDA HOUSE State Rep. Kionne McGhee of Miami says the college athletes should be allowed to earn a...

FLORIDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

EWC FOOTBALL: The Edward Waters College (EWC) football team plays Miles College at 6 p.m. Oct. 19.

CLASSIC MOMENTS

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

No vote on recreational marijuana this year

Campaign drops effort to get proposal on 2020 ballot BY MARCIA HEROUX POUNDS SUN SENTINEL/TNS FORT LAUDERDALE – Despite strong support, Florida voters won’t get to decide...

Fried asks FDLE to review officer-involved killing of former FAMU student

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried has joined others asking the state to investigate the shooting death of 22-year-old Jamee Johnson, who was...

Florida has jobless rate of 2.8 percent

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s unemployment rate stood at 2.8 percent in January, as the state released the first figures for 2020 on Monday. The...