Author: Sherneka Streater | Staff Reporter


Khalid’s ‘Free Spirit’: Album review

Photo Courtesy  After taking a small hiatus, singer and songwriter Khalid made a comeback by introducing his sophomore album “Free Spirit.” This 17-track album is composed of various soulful, R&B-inspired ballads that show Khalid’s growth from his inaugural album, “American Teen.” The album features artists like John Mayer and Safe. […]


A chilling reminder to be safe using Uber

Photo Courtesy of  Samantha Josephson, a 21-year-old University of South Carolina student, was killed after getting into a car that she mistook for her Uber ride. Like many college students, Josephson wanted to enjoy her night out and make it home safely. Sadly, that didn’t happen. “The situation was […]


Organization wants to spread kindness

Random Acts promotes kindness through funding service projects across the world Photo Courtesy of Random Acts. The global non-profit organization Random Acts is looking to spread kindness all across Tallahassee. Random Acts “was built on the belief that an act of kindness engenders further ones, no matter how big or […]


School board hires firm to help Oakridge Elementary

Assistant Superintendent Gillian Gregory presents board members with a recommendation for Oakridge Elementary School.  Photo Submitted by Sherneka Streater. Leon County School Board members grappled during their Tuesday meeting with a potential solution to the ongoing problems Oakridge Elementary School is facing. It’s one of several schools in Leon County facing […]


Students voice concern as rents go up

College Club Town homes are popular with FAMU students. Photo Courtesy of Over the past several months, Florida A&M students have been voicing their concerns about the increasing prices at student apartment complexes.   “It’s hard for some of us to get jobs to afford rent,” Sydeera Martin said. […]


FAMU eager for more funding for CASS

Contractor are beginning to create vertical structure for the the CASS building.  Photo Submitted by Sherneka Streater. Florida A&M University is hoping to improve the retention and graduation rates of its students with the completion of the Center for Access and Student Success building. Located northeast of Gaither Gym near […]