Get up and get out!

By|Destiny McIntosh According to the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, “Childhood obesity is a national epidemic. Nearly 1 in 3 children (ages 2-19) in the United States is overweight or obese, putting them at risk for serious health problems.” Many parents hear the words “obese” and “overweight” and began to panic but in fact the […]

Solar power options in Tallahassee

By| Destiny McIntosh Going green and reducing your carbon footprint one step at a time. The City of Tallahassee is now offering solar power for local residents. The city of Tallahassee is now offering more green friendly ways to help you and your family reduce your carbon trail. How it works, customers will receive all […]

She nailed it !

By|Destiny McIntosh   From the sunny south to the capital city, this young entrepreneur is creating a lane of her own and demolishing the industry along the way. Sydnee Freeman, 22, was like any normal college student. She loved the glitz and glam that came along with college life. After realizing her own talents and […]

Tree pollen season brings severe allergies

By| Daria Laycock An early dusting of pollen is causing allergies to flare in the North Florida area. Oak trees in conjunction with an unseasonably warm February triggered the the event. Heavy wind, like that from the nor’easter traveling the country’s east coast, exasperate allergies as the gusts allow pollen to travel more easily according […]

Talethia Edwards is the hero Bond needs

By| Daria Laycock Talethia Edwards has been called to service, that is why she feels the need to clean up the Bond neighborhood. As president of the Greater Bond Neighborhood Association, she is attempting to do just that. She does so through community involvement. In addition to being the Greater Bond Neighborhood Association president Edwards […]

47th student senate: recognizes domestic violence

Words by Aliyah Glover The Senate chambers were decorated Purple and white this week in support of Domestic Violence Awareness. There was food and drinks for the gallery to enjoy. Most of the senators had on a purple ribbon which signifies awareness for domestic violence.   When people think of domestic abuse, they often focus […]

The Board of County Commissioners Discuss Current Opioid Epidemic

By: Nichelle Cobb The Board of County Commissioners held their regular Public Meeting on Tuesday February 28th. The informational meeting included an agenda full of future plans and recommendations for the city of Tallahassee. Specifically, item 12 was pulled from the agenda to discuss the Consideration to Institute Litigation Regarding Opioid Epidemic This item was […]