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BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Nana-Ama Brookman, a senior at Virginia Union, said she wouldn’t be on the cusp of graduating with honors and with a degree in mass communications and criminal justice, if it weren’t for the United Negro College Fund (UNCF). When she started college, Brookman worked three jobs as she struggled […]

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A new report says they should BY LUCAS DAPRILE THE STATE Should prisoners have access to federal resources that help low-income students afford college? A new study says they should, and doing so would save states money, make prisons safer and help keep ex-cons on the right track when they get out of college, according […]

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Volusia County’s Environmental, Cultural, Historical and Outdoor Recreation (ECHO) Advisory Committee will meet at ECHO grant applicants’ project sites on Tuesday, Jan. 22. There will be a presentation and an opportunity for questions during each 20-minute site visit at the following times and locations: 8:15 a.m.: Ormond Beach Sports Complex, 700 Hull Road, Ormond Beach […]