Tuesday, August 11, 2020

LAID TO REST

After 64 years, the mortal remains of a Daytona Beach teenager who died at the notorious Dozier School for Boys are finally returned home. BY...

FAMU engineering grad gets historic doctorate offer from Harvard

BY TRISHA RADULOVICH SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER When Florida A&M University/Florida State University College of Engineering student Bobby Haney first tried to explain to his...

HURRICANE KATRINA – SURVIVOR’S STORY, FIRST PERSON

Sheila St. Etienne, a New Orleans resident and Jacksonville native, survived Hurricane Katrina with her children, then wrote about it exclusively for the Florida...

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...

State officer urges residents to get insurance, financial paperwork in order now

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida’s Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater is reminding residents that being prepared means more than stocking up on batteries and...

SPECIAL REPORT: THE NEW AMERICANS

Teen immigrants struggle to grasp English, culture BY LIZ BOWIE BALTIMORE SUN (TNS) On that cold December afternoon, Monique Ngomba followed hundreds of students out the doors...

Faith in family, God helps columnist cope with ALS

Editor’s note: This is the second part of a two-part series on columnist Jim Clingman’s bout with ALS. HAZEL TRICE EDNEY TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE It was...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Trayvon, the ‘Gunshine State’ and MLK Four years ago, the Florida Courier featured a front-page publisher commentary on Trayvon Martin’s death and commemorated the April...

All about pool safety

From Family Features For many families, some of the most anticipated summertime activities happen around the pool. But before you dive into the fun, be...

Onyx to honor Joyner, Starr at June 25 awards program in Orlando

Onyx Magazine will present its 2th Annual Onyx Awards presented by LBS Foundation on June 25 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing...