Author: Special Report


The history of Juneteenth

Juneteenth or June 19, 1865, is considered the date when the last slaves in America were freed. Although the rumors of freedom were widespread prior to this, actual emancipation did not come until General Gordon Granger rode into Galveston, Texas and issued General Order No. 3, on June 19, almost […]


Coach and family man

Eddie G. Robinson. File photo Edward Gay Robinson Sr., more popularly known as Coach Rob, was a college football coach known for his almost 56-year career as head coach at Grambling State University.    Born in the town of Jackson in South Louisiana, Robinson achieved greatness despite his humble beginnings […]


GSUPD issues safety tips

Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni and Friends of Grambling State University:  As we begin the 2015-2016 school year, the Grambling State University Police Department would like to offer you some information and tips to have a safe, happy and productive school year. Starting this semester, Grambling State University police officers […]