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Mary McLeod Bethune Women’s Conference set for March 27-28

The eighth annual Mary McLeod Bethune Women’s Conference is slated for March 27 and 28 on…

Black History Month observances shaping up

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The start of Black History Month is less than a week…

B-CU graduation set for Saturday

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) will graduate more than 200 students and bestow…

Ministers help facilitate B-CU’s ‘Exploring Gifts and Graces’ youth program

Forty-two “Exploring Gifts and Graces (EGG)” program students visited the Life Enrichment Center, a United Methodist…

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Volusia health department to offer services at CMS

Volusia health department to offer services at CMS SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Starting May 1, the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) will begin serving families from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Mondays at Children’s Medical Services (CMS), 421 S.…

Graduating seniors rack up scholarships at Flagler program

Graduating seniors rack up scholarships at Flagler program Young people and community organizations that have been captured in my articles worked a photo-op at the 31st Annual Senior Scholarship Awards Ceremony of Flagler Palm Coast High School, Matanzas High School and the Flagler County…

DeLand theater to present ‘Driving Miss Daisy’

DeLand theater to present ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ The Athens Theatre in downtown DeLand will present “Driving Miss Daisy’ starting Feb. 17. The 1989 Academy Award winning film starred Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy. After crashing her car, Daisy Werthan, an elderly, sharp tongued,…

Allen ready to bring DeLand back to football glory

Allen ready to bring DeLand back to football glory BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida High school spring football practice began on Monday and some local teams have new head coaches. Steve Allen begins his quest to turn around the DeLand Bulldogs. “I like the…

Community News

Community News Discussion to follow Coltrane film “Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary’’ will be shown May 5-18 at the Cinematique of Daytona, 242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach. The documentary is narrated by actor Denzel Washington. Set…

Beware of ‘Radio-Activists’

Beware of ‘Radio-Activists’

There are many Black folks who can tell us “what we need to do” in the context of…

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s education plan falls short

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s education plan falls short

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel sincerely wants to do something to improve Chicago schools. I have no doubt of…

A facelift for Westside Elementary

A facelift for Westside Elementary

School in Black neighborhood to get new classrooms and cafeteria BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES A school in…

Ronni Williams makes history

Ronni Williams makes history

Basketball standout becomes the first local woman drafted into the WNBA BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Ronni Williams…