Months later still no power

By| Destiny Mcintosh It has been months since devastation hit Puerto Rico, but almost three months later residents are still without power. Puerto Rico endured two mind blowing hurricanes one after another. First was Irma then Maria killing more than 1,000 people according to Time Magazine and leaving majority of the island without power. Reports […]

Trending: minimalism

By| Victoria Goodson Ever had that dying desire to live with fewer material possessions? If you do not own a television , radio, or even a car, this just may be the lifestyle for you. Sometimes a little less color says a lot more. Minimalism is a tool to express the emotions that you may […]

Coming of Age: In Conversation with SGA President-Elect David Jackson III

In 6th grade, David Jackson didn’t make the basketball team. “I got cut. Came back seventh grade, got cut. Came back eighth grade, got cut again,” Jackson reminisced chuckling through the sensitive memory. “So, now it’s time for high school and I said ‘You know, I’m not going to get cut this year.’ I worked […]

Wakulla Springs in trouble

Wakulla Springs, once known for its clear water and glass bottom boat tours, has become a target of improvement. The attraction once was just well loved by residents of Wakulla and surrounding cities. The attraction, however, became extremely popular worldwide after Tarzan’s Secret Treasure’ (1941) and Creature From The Black Lagoon (1953) were both filmed […]

Flu Epidemic

Words By| Brianna Hicks   Tallahassee faced its largest flu crisis in years. According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention, (CDC) , the 2017-2018 flu season is already at an alarming rate with the pediatric flu death toll being at 20.This years flu season started early, producing cases of the virus in mid/late […]

Finding your Purpose

Words by: La’Kayra Larramore I doubt I am the only student who feels this but have you ever asked yourself why you are here. I am pretty sure you have wondered what your purpose is on this earth. Sadly, anytime someone brings up the topic of purpose, we shrug away in the corner in fear […]

iGrow plans to expand

By| Daria Laycock Tallahassee’s own iGrow South City has been granted the honor of the Aetna Foundation Spotlight award. This was done with good reason.  The award is given to programs that find innovative solutions to health problems and iGrow excels in that respect. In the past iGrow, acting as the Youth Empowerment and Leadership […]

Surviving the Twenty-somethings

Words by: La’Kayra Larramore What is that you say? You are a twenty-something sham who will never have your life together? Well, join the party because we all occasionally feel this way. We all have those days where we feel as though we are far behind. We look jealously around at our Instagram peers and […]

How to conquer pollen season

Words By: Lakayra Larramore The season is finally here…pollen season that is, of course. For some, the spring is a glorious time. A time to go out for walks and play in the garden. However, for many, this is the season for watery eyes, stuffy noses, and pollen allergies. Many Floridians suffer from pollen allergies, […]