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FAMU Band Director Julian White Retires

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP/WAOK) — The embattled head of Florida A&M University’s marching band is retiring.


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Charges To Be Filed In Hazing Death

Authorities say they plan to file charges against five band members accused in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said on Tuesday that multiple defendants will be charged […]



FAMU Drum Major May Have Been Attacked Because He Was Gay

Ever since the death of Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion in November, questions have been raised about why he was targeted by fellow band members for the fatal beating. Champion’s parents have now […]



Funeral Services Scheduled For FAMU Drum Major, Parents Sue School

The parents of Robert Champion, the Florida  A&M University drum major who died Nov. 19 after a band performance will bury their son this week as they also announce their plan to sue the university over […]