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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 has highest rate in state of pregnant smokers

Volusia has highest rate in state of pregnant smokers Volusia County has a higher rate of mothers who smoke during pregnancy than Florida. according to a special report released by the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia). The report analyzes the distribution and…

Tairu takes message about banning the box to Flagler NAACP

Tairu takes message about banning the box to Flagler NAACP Mykal “Myke” Tairu has sparked a trend in having the convicted felon box removed from job applications in Flagler County. Last month, the Florida Program Coordinator with the Vincentian Re-Entry Organizing Project addressed members of the…

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,…

Spruce Creek Hawks ready to fly on the track

Spruce Creek Hawks ready to fly on the track BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Spruce Creek Hawks girls track team is usually one of the area’s best. Last season they won the Five Star Conference and finished third in their district. The Hawks have…

Samaritan Ministries fundraiser scheduled for March 25

Samaritan Ministries fundraiser scheduled for March 25 Trades of Hope will host a fundraiser luncheon for Samaritan Ministries on March 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. t Shepherd of the Coast Lutheran Church, 101 Pine Lakes Pkwy S., Palm Coast. “We are…

It’s too early to panic over 45’s budget

It’s too early to panic over 45’s budget

If you happened to have voted for the 45th president, you may be feeling a little spat on…

Trump administration’s health care lies beginning to hurt

Trump administration’s health care lies beginning to hurt

For many of his supporters, Donald Trump’s casual relationship with the truth was at first amusing, part of…

Fatalities, new report put blemish on Bike Week

Fatalities, new report put blemish on Bike Week

FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS Bike Week 2017 continues through this weekend with hundreds of thousands of bikers…

Local task force to address legal issues of homeless

Local task force to address legal issues of homeless

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES A new task force has been created to provide legal and law enforcement…