Author: Yayri Hazell | Staff Reporter


Cancer Knockout Foundation celebrates survivors

Dianne Williams-Cox, encouraging survivors that the fight is not over. Photo submitted by Yayri Hazell  The month of October is dedicated to raising awareness and educating the community about breast cancer. The Cancer Knockout Foundation celebrated its 5th Annual Survivors Conference Thursday at Capital City Country Club. Featured was the […]


Souls 2 the Polls set for Sunday

Souls 2 the Polls flyer Photo submitted by Yayri Hazell With early voting underway, FAMU and FSU student leaders are teaming up with various organizations to get students and the Tallahassee community to vote in the 2018 mid-term election. The event, Souls 2 the Polls will take place on Sunday […]


‘Champ T’ tackles cancer, again

Towanda Davis is the founder of the Cancer Knockout Foundation. Photo courtesy of Towanda Davis. When you hear the word cancer, what comes to mind? Do you think of the people who have left you behind? How big of a fight someone must go through to overcome it? Or that it would […]


Capital City Chamber gives back to FAMU

FAMU President Larry Robinson poses with members of the Capital City Chamber of Commerce before Friday morning's golf tournament. Yayri Hazel | The Famuan The Capital City Chamber of Commerce kicked off FAMU’s homecoming weekend Friday morning when it hosted the annual Homecoming Golf Tournament at Capital City Country Club. The […]


FAMU alumna makes history

FAMU alumna Star Manning. Photo submitted by Yayri Hazell FAMU alumna Star Manning recently became the first female commander of the American Legion Sammy Davis, Jr. Post 784 in Inglewood, California. After being named the first female commander, Manning, 37, said she was astonished at how far her journey took her. […]


FAMU eager for CASS project to move forward

Florida A&M University held a groundbreaking ceremonial for the Center for Access and Student Success (CASS) building earlier this year. Currently, the project is at a standstill.  The building, located just north of Gaither Gym, is in progress, however. The design of the project is complete.  The student center was […]


This may be the best Thai food in town

Just when you thought Masa Asian Fusion restaurant couldn’t get any better, here comes Royal Thai & Sushi. Located beneath the Luxe West Call at 1600 West Call St, Royal Thai & Sushi is Tallahassee’s secret spot with delicious lunch and happy hour specials. With unbeatable deals, close to […]