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411 Teen: Unconquered Scholars

Jun 20, 2016

The Unconquered Scholars program provides an array of support services promoting overall success to youth who have experienced foster care, homelessness, relative care, or ward of the State status.

FSU is committed to these students who have faced profound hardships.

Host: Dr. Liz Holifield

Original airdate: June 19, 2016 

Capital Report: 06-17-2016

Jun 17, 2016

Here’s a sonic portrait of how Floridians across the state have been uniting in a show of support for victims and community members impacted by the devastating attack in an Orlando club.  Regan McCarthy prepared this audio montage.

Human drama was everywhere the night of the Orlando shooting. Patience Carter and her friend had made it out of Pulse. But as the shots rang out in the night they realized a third friend was missing. Together they went back inside. Amy Green from member station WMFE in Orlando reports on what happened next.

It’s About Florida: Aftermath of Orlando

Jun 17, 2016

Terrorism came to Florida this week in the form of a massacre at an Orlando area gay nightclub. At least 49 people are dead, some are still fighting for their lives in hospitals. More than 50 others were wounded, and we’ll hear some of their stories this evening. We’ll also hear about some of the reaction to the shooting. That conversation ahead on It’s About Florida.

Host: Lynn Hatter

Guest: WMFE Reporter Brendan Byrne

Perspectives: Ion Sancho

Jun 16, 2016

Sancho has been Leon County’s elections supervisor since 1989.  Now in his final term, he talks about his ongoing efforts to assure greater voter access and participation.  He also has strong words for those in state legislatures and elsewhere who seek to limit that access and participation.

Capital Report: 06-10-2016

Jun 13, 2016

It’s been just a little more than a week since the official start of the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season.  But already there have been three named storms formed in the Atlantic this year.  That includes a tropical storm that hit the Gulf Coast this week.  Local emergency management directors worry that the 11 years without a landfall major hurricane has made residents complacent. Tori Whitley reports.