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B-CU won’t let shooting taint image

President defends university, criticizes media during prayer vigil on campus BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES…

Baseball’s Cummings named MEAC’s Rookie of the Week

NORFOLK, Va. – Bethune-Cookman Baseball third baseman Mijon Cummings has been selected as this week’s Mid-Eastern Athletic…

Senior leads women’s golfers

ORGANTON, N.C. – Jennifer Hide fired a final round 78 on Monday, leading all Bethune-Cookman women’s golfers…

Four Bethune-Cookman students shot at house party near university

FROM STAFF REPORTS Four Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) students are recovering after being shot about midnight at…

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Volusia County teachers take a stand

Volusia County teachers take a stand Educators refusing to work past their contracted hours BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County teachers are showing their disapproval of unpaid work by beginning what is called “Work to the Contract.” Working to the…

Missionaries bless B-CU students with shoeboxes filled with canned goods, toiletries

Missionaries bless  B-CU students with shoeboxes filled with canned goods, toiletries Coming up next is a shoebox project for the Women’s Missionary Society (WMS) of the First Church of Palm Coast, the Rev. Gillard S. Glover, pastor. Women’s Missionary Society President Mattie DeVore, Nellie Davis and Davis’…

DeLand museum celebrates 20th year

DeLand museum celebrates 20th year BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The African American Museum of the Arts (AAMA) is celebrating 20 years since the vision of a place where Black artists could display their artwork year-round became a reality. It…

History lesson: 1956 Sugar Bowl another collision of civil rights and basketball

History lesson: 1956 Sugar Bowl another collision of civil rights and basketball BY FRANK FITZPATRICK PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS The national controversy that clouded the run-up to a Final Four that concluded Monday night in Indianapolis wasn’t the first collision between basketball and civil-rights politics. In Louisiana in 1956, as…

Want to buy a home? This fair’s for you

Want to buy a home? This fair’s for you BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Daytonans in the market to purchase or refinance a home in the next 24 months will find a wealth of knowledge through programs coordinated by the City of Daytona Beach,…

The GOP’s ‘culture of poverty’ gambit

The GOP’s ‘culture of poverty’ gambit

The 2014 mid-term elections are just eight months away – and the Republicans are worried about Black voters…

Romancing the vote, but not the dollar

Romancing the vote, but not the dollar

It’s so silly for Black people to fight over the Dems and Repubs when it is counterproductive for…

Phillip Pannell was gunned down too

Phillip Pannell was gunned down too

WALTER FIELDS NNPA COLUMNIST When I first viewed the video of Walter Scott being gunned down by North…

Attacking economic racism

Attacking economic racism

Despite ill-intended efforts to do it for us, Black Americans have a responsibility to define our own reality.…