Katie Hyson - WUFT
Members of Gainesville Eastside High School's Richard E. Parker Alumni Band invited the community to protest at next week’s Alachua County School Board meeting. It’s the latest chapter in a story that has been unfolding for 52 years.
Some advocates are also concerned that 988 could incidentally increase the Baker Acting of children with autism and developmental disabilities.
How a Black marching band style was erased from Gainesville’s fields, and why it matters decades laterThe story of this high school band reflects a much larger history of who the school system serves, and how the consequences of old decisions still ripple through the community decades later.