On this episode of WJAB's " Yo! Just Checkin In" Marcus Sims speaks with Howard Bankhead. Bankhead is the President of the Tennessee Valley Jazz Society, music and cultural enthusiast. Find about more information about upcoming jazz events coming to the Tennesse Valley.

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Alabama A&M University wins Cluster I of the Home Depot Retool Your School Campaign. The University will receive $75,000 as the winner. AAMU will use the funds to restore the historic bell tower at the top of "THE HILL." In addition to restoring the bell, plans are to add a walkway and lighting of the water basin area situated in front of the tower.

Each year, Alabama A&M University celebrates and recognizes the highest academic achievements of our students.

Students who made the Dean's List, Honor Roll, Freshman Honor Roll, Freshman President's Award List and students receiving the Presidential Medallion.

Please click here to view the virtual Honors Convocation. 

  On this edition of WJAB's Yo! Just checkin in" Host Marcus Sims speaks with AAMU professor in the Department of Visual, Performing and Communications Arts, Jill Coon.  Find out more about the departments upcoming show "Almost Maine" and "Love/Sick" in the newly renovated Johnson Theatre in the R.D.

Alabama Governor, Kay Ivey states Alabama's mask order will expire at 5 p.m. on April 9, 2021. Also, on April 9, 2021, Alabama will begin the Safer Apart Order, which will be in effect until May 5, 2021 at 5 p.m.

Click here to read the order in its entirety.