For HBCU Marching Bands, It's All 'About The Showmanship'High-energy routines are the norm for marching bands at many historically black colleges and universities. But they are more than a halftime show.
Perjury Case Dropped Against Ex-Trooper In Sandra Bland CaseA judge dismissed a misdemeanor perjury charge against a fired Texas state trooper Wednesday in a case arising from his 2015 arrest of Sandra Bland, a black woman who was later found dead in a county jail.
Former Brown University President Takes Over At Prairie ViewRetired Brown University President Ruth Simmons has been named interim president of Prairie View A&M University.
Prairie View Street Now Officially Sandra Bland ParkwaySigns are up officially renaming the street leading to Prairie View A&M University after Sandra Bland, the university graduate who was found dead in a Waller County jail cell after being arrested at a traffic stop.
Texas Grand Jury Meets Again To Examine Sandra Bland CaseA grand jury has resumed considering the case of Sandra Bland, the black Chicago-area woman who died in a Texas county jail three days after her arrest in a traffic stop last summer.
Texas Jail Safety Review Begins Without Sandra Bland FamilyA new review of Texas jail safety following the death of Sandra Bland is starting without relatives of the 28-year-old woman who was stopped for a routine traffic violation.
Sandra Bland's Family Sues State Trooper, Wants AnswersThe family of a black woman found dead in a Texas jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday against the officer and other officials.
Hundreds Bid Farewell To Woman Who Died In Texas Jail CellFamily and friends of an Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail remembered her Saturday as a "courageous voice" for social justice and promised to keep fighting for clarity on the circumstances surrounding her death.
Prairie View Sprints To 89-63 Win Over Alabama A&MPrairie View A&M dominated 89-63 victory over Alabama A&M on Saturday night
Alcorn St. Shuts Down Prairie View, 77-48Alcorn State scored big in Prairie View 77-48 on Saturday.