Tuskegee University Gets Major Grant

A check for $600-thousand dollars made out to Tuskegee University arrived on the Macon County campus on Thursday.

The University is one of 14 historically black colleges and university's to share $8-point-4 million dollars to help revitalize neighborhoods around their campuses. Tuskegee plans to use the money to strengthen the Tuskegee-Macon County Community Development Corporation and improve signs along Old Montgomery Road and Franklin Road.