Author: Kalea Sanders | Staff writer


Jackson to make sure SGA elections run smoothly

On the first day of each year millions of people set both short- and long-term goals worth accomplishing. After a week, most forget they ever existed. There are few able to summon enough self-discipline and courage to seize the opportunity to make these goals a reality. John Jackson III, a […]


Footman brings skincare awareness to FAMU

Destinee Footman is the true definition of a boss. Footman is not only a first year doctor of pharmacy candidate, but she also owns a few small businesses. Each of the businesses focus on her creativity and artistic skills stemming from painting and also being a part-time nail tech. However, […]


Vaccine’s side effects take toll on some

  After emphatically proclaiming five months ago that the COVID-19 vaccination would only be for those age 65 and older, Florida Gov.  Ron DeSantis and the state of Florida have officially opened the vaccine up to those age 18 and older. Teenagers who are 16 and 17 may also receive […]


Life after vaccine: My bucket list

As someone who’s been stuck at home and was afraid of being around large crowds for a whole year, this vaccine is a major milestone in the raging pandemic. Now that Florida has lowered the vaccination age to 16, I plan to receive the vaccination and live my life no […]


Sustainable Tallahassee promotes community involvement

Leon County hosted their 8th Sustainability Summit this week. The theme this year focused on “Sustainability in Action.” Sustainable Tallahassee hosted a week filled with events featuring Beekeeping 101, Composting 101, a live cooking class, etc. via Zoom. The theme encourages attendees to take the information they have learned and […]


Rattlers on a roll at right time

The Florida A & M men’s baseball team has waded into uncharted waters this season, as they’ve competed amidst a global pandemic. Throughout the season, the team has found a way to maintain focus while facing adversity. The Rattlers are currently fourth in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference standings. Players are adjusting […]


Golden Globes, Grammys still don’t get it

It’s become an annual tradition: people across the country come together to delight in the choosing of what will be seen for years to come as the best in different entertainment categories. While the important role that African Americans play in terms of hosting and performing at these award shows […]