Monday, June 1, 2020

Zika toll continues to grow

COMPILED FROM WIRE AND STAFF REPORTS TALLAHASSEE – Florida has added 10 new cases of the Zika virus, and the overall number of infections involving...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Black spending and a questionable death Three years ago, the Florida Courier reported that the $1 trillion spending power of Black America did not result...

State universities seek more funds for counseling

Shortage of mental health staffing on campuses has led to long waits for services BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – With a 48...

More than 1 million ballots already requested for November election

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA More than 1 million ballots have been requested for the November general election, according to the state Division of Elections....

Adoptions: A home for Joseph and Patrick

Editor’s note: This is a monthly series spotlighting Florida children who are waiting to be adopted. One Church One Child of Florida is a faith-based,...

SPARED

A Florida Supreme Court decision may decrease the number of convicted murderers the state will eventually put to death. COMPILED FROM WIRE AND STAFF REPORTS TALLAHASSEE...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Black poverty and 9/11 Five years ago, the Florida Courier reported on the 10th anniversary remembrances of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and...

Still on their mission

Champions follow hazing cases to the end BY ANDREAS BUTLER FLORIDA COURIER DAYTONA BEACH – Nearly five years have passed since Robert Champion died from a hazing...

Zika undercount hides extent of virus spread

That’s what medical experts are saying about Florida’s methods of reporting disease BY DANIEL CHANG MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI – For months, Florida Gov. Rick Scott and state...

IS SHE IN TROUBLE?

A Black pollster’s report (complete with typographical errors) leaked to the New York Times indicates that Black America’s youngest voters, including those in Florida,...