Fmr. Band Member Awaits Sentence In FAMU Hazing Death Case A former Florida A & M University band member is set to be sentenced for his role in a drum major's hazing death.
Chancellor Says FAMU Is On Right TrackAs Florida A&M University grapples with an ongoing dispute between its president and board chairman, two state higher-education officials said Wednesday the university is heading in the right direction despite its leadership woes.
Attorney Suing FAMU Barred From Practicing Law In FloridaThe attorney who sued Florida A&M University over the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion is no longer allowed to practice in Florida.
Chairman Of FAMU Trustees Seeks Tighter Control Of PresidentFlorida A&M University President Elmira Mangum is facing criticism from some of the university's trustees as they evaluated her performance.
Prosecutor: All Involved In FAMU Hazing Case Were WillingA prosecutor in the case of three former band members charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major said all who participated, including the victim, knew it was illegal.
Trial Beginning For Last Three Defendants In FAMU Hazing CaseThree years have passed since the brutal beating death of a Florida A&M University drum major exposed a culture of hazing within the school's band.
Wildlife Officials Support Black Bear HuntsBlack bears are closer to being placed on the state's wildlife hunting calendar for the first time in more than 20 years.
Florida Targets October For Bear HuntThe state this October would open its first black-bear hunting season in two decades, under a set of rules that will be reviewed next week.
Groups Divided On Campus Gun BillsGuns won't improve safety at schools where students already encounter a "toxic mix" of alcohol, drugs and the pressure of academics, opponents of a series of campus gun bills argued Monday.
New Structure Approved For FAMU-FSU College Following an agreement between Florida State University and Florida A&M University, the state Board of Governors on Thursday approved a new structure for the Tallahassee schools' joint College of Engineering and seemingly put to rest a months-long battle over the future of the program.
Deal Reached To Keep Joint FAMU & FSU Engineering CollegeFlorida A&M University and Florida State University have reached a deal to keep the engineering college run by both schools, according to the chancellor of Florida's university system.
Scott Names New Adjutant General Of Florida National GuardFlorida Governor Rick Scott has named Brig. Gen. Michael Calhoun as the next adjutant general of the Florida National guard.
Wal-Mart, Casinos, AIF Among Latest Inaugural DonorsWithin days of Florida Governor Rick Scott's inauguration ceremony, a list of the donors for the event was released.
Historic Citrus Bowl Reopens After RenovationOrlando’s Citrus Bowl has been around for a very long time, and the long-standing venue has finally gotten the face lift that it so desperately needed.
Hazing Trial Set To Start For 4 FAMU Band MembersIt's been nearly nearly three years since Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion died after being beaten and now the trial of four members of FAMU's band is set to start on charges of felony hazing and manslaughter.