Author: Delores Battle | Staff writer


These two Rattlers grind, and succeed

On FAMU’s campus, student businesses are as common as J-Bird sightings — around every corner and seen all over social media. With the pandemic bestowing most people with extra time on their hands, it seems like everyone and their mother is selling something. Jayah McCoggle and Ellen Warrick, the minds […]


Dating in college can be dicey

Doesn’t dating in college sound amazing? Studying, going out and maneuvering around campus with your loved one. Well, guess again. Dating in college adds many struggles that couples in the adult world do not have to go through. According to a 2011 survey, 28% of graduates met their spouses in […]


FAMU awarded two new grape patents

FAMU’s College of Agriculture & Food Sciences has been granted two new grape patents. This is a huge accomplishment for the university and, more specifically, for the FAMU Center for Viticulture and Small Fruits Research. The researchers at the center have named these two new strains of muscadine grape plants: […]


New field, new era of coaching

Despite the ongoing pandemic the Rattlers will start a new chapter in their book, this upcoming 2021 season. The Florida A & M Softball field has been remodeled and built. Not only will the Rattlers be entering this season with a new field but also a new coach. Former Head […]


Review: Prime Time deserves the accolades

Tallahassee is home to more than 60,000 students attending Florida A&M University, Florida State University and Tallahassee Community College. This is a town full of energetic young adults always looking for a quick bite. One of the city’s most popular food joints for the college crowd is Prime Time, located […]