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Another Classic win for the Wildcats?

Bethune-Cookman meets Florida A&M again this Saturday in the annual Florida Blue Florida Classic. The teams…

B-CU loses to Hampton 40-35

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Another fourth-quarter comeback eluded No. 18 Bethune-Cookman on Nov. 13 as Hampton…

Wildcats rack up another big MEAC win

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Bethune-Cookman’s defense scored two fourth quarter safeties and held Norfolk State to…

Wildcats claw their way to another victory

B-CU knocks off NCCU; in a tie for MEAC title BY ANDREAS BUTLER BCUATHLETICS.COM Trailing 14-7…

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Hospice organization reaches out to Blacks

Hospice organization reaches out to Blacks BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES While November is usually remembered with turkey and pies as the kickoff to the holiday season, it also is National Hospice Awareness Month. Halifax Health-Hospice, which has been in Volusia…

Human West Nile Virus case now confirmed in Volusia

Human West Nile Virus case now confirmed in Volusia The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County is advising residents to take precautions due to increased mosquito-borne disease activity in areas of Volusia County. A suspect human case of West Nile illness has been confirmed…

Former NFL player Tony Boselli teaches kids how to tackle the flu

Former NFL player Tony Boselli teaches kids how to tackle the flu BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County public school students are gearing up to fight influenza with assistance from former Jacksonville Jaguars player Tony Boselli. The partnership between the Florida Department of Health in Volusia…

Recount completed, Cusack faces Northey in Volusia at-large race

Recount completed, Cusack faces Northey in Volusia at-large race BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County Canvassing Board has finished the machine recount in the Volusia County Council at-large election. As reported in last week’s Daytona Times, the state-mandated recount for the hotly…

Black counselor makes history in DeLand

Black counselor makes history in DeLand Davis defeats Brown for District 3 seat; recount in Volusia at large contest BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Jessica Davis, a career counselor for at-risk teenagers, made local history Tuesday night when she was elected…

Hospice organization reaches out to Blacks

Hospice organization reaches out to Blacks BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES While November is usually remembered with turkey and pies as the kickoff to the holiday season, it also is National Hospice Awareness Month. Halifax Health-Hospice, which has been in Volusia…

Mt. Calvary men honor church’s creator of programs

Mt. Calvary men honor church’s creator of programs With an attitude of gratitude, the Men’s Fellowship Ministry “gave thanks in all circumstances (I Thessalonians 5:18)” and rewarded the labor of Anne Phillips. The inner attitude of giving God thanks was recognized at the Mt.…

‘A long time coming’ for new Palm Coast City Hall

‘A long time coming’ for new Palm Coast City Hall A groundbreaking ceremony for a $6.9-million waterfront City Hall provided a unique opportunity to celebrate the construction in the City of Palm Coast. It was the recent pronouncement by Mayor Jon Netts that Phase I construction…

‘Sensational Collection’ shines at fashion show presented by Links

‘Sensational Collection’ shines at fashion show presented by Links The male models were dapper and the females sensuous for “The Sensational Collection” at the “Sepia Fashion Revue 2014,” designer couture fashioned by The Vogue-Esquire Models of Chicago. The show is produced and directed by Carlton…

Sorority shows off latest styles at scholarship luncheon

Sorority shows off latest styles at scholarship luncheon The Chi Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the Ivy Community Foundation landed a class act for the 2014 Fall Harvest Fashion Show, unearthing fashions from Ormond Beach with thanks to Patchington, White House…

Trinity Unity Methodist of DeLand observing SundayServe

Trinity Unity Methodist of DeLand observing SundayServe SundayServe is an annual outreach event in which United Methodist churches across the Central Florida area work together to accomplish service projects in their communities. The main goals of the event are to encourage churches to…

Election results too close to call

Election results too close to call As of 8:35 p.m., 100 of 125 precincts have reported election results for the 2014 Primary Election. The polls closed at 7 p.m.   Some problems When we delivered our equipment yesterday, 4 of the 125 precincts…

Community News

Community News Volusia’s Community Assistance Division plans public meetings Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division will hold three publi meetings to provide information about the Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnerships and Emergency Solutions Grant programs. The meetings…

Stetson student steals scene at Oscars

Stetson student steals scene at Oscars Peter Nyong’o captures worldwide attention in selfie with celebs FROM STAFF REPORTS His sister snagged an Oscar on Sunday for her gripping portrayal of Patsey in “12 Years A Slave,’’ but Peter Nyong’o captured his share…

Covidien celebrates 50th year in DeLand

Covidien celebrates 50th year in DeLand Volusia County Councilwoman Joyce Cusack, Florida State Rep. Dwayne Taylor and State Sen. Dorothy Hukill were among other community leaders and the employees of Covidien celebrating the company’s 50th anniversary in DeLand on Oct. 26. Covidien’s…

Another Classic win for the Wildcats?

Another Classic win for the Wildcats? Bethune-Cookman meets Florida A&M again this Saturday in the annual Florida Blue Florida Classic. The teams take to the gridiron at the reconstructed Orlando Citrus Bowl. The Florida Classic is the nation’s largest HBCU rivalry. B-CU…

B-CU loses to Hampton 40-35

B-CU loses to Hampton 40-35 SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Another fourth-quarter comeback eluded No. 18 Bethune-Cookman on Nov. 13 as Hampton held off the Wildcats, 40-35 in a nationally televised ESPNU contest held inside Armstrong Stadium. Hampton quarterback and Orlando native…

Harvick wins Homestead race and Sprint Cup championship

Harvick wins Homestead race and Sprint Cup championship BY JIM UTTER CHARLOTTE OBSERVER (MCT) HOMESTEAD — The winner of the race is the winner of the Chase. Kevin Harvick held off Ryan Newman on a restart with three of 267 laps remaining to win…

Wildcats rack up another big MEAC win

Wildcats rack up another big MEAC win SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Bethune-Cookman’s defense scored two fourth quarter safeties and held Norfolk State to 67 total yards as the No. 18/20 Wildcats took a 13-7 victory over the Spartans on Nov. 7 in a…

Harvick wins in Arizona, heads to Homestead for championship race

Harvick wins in Arizona, heads to Homestead for championship race BY JIM UTTER CHARLOTTE OBSERVER (MCT) AVONDALE, Ariz. — And then there were four. Kevin Harvick dominated the field in Sunday’s Quicken Loans 500 at Phoenix International Raceway for his third consecutive Sprint Cup Series win…

Community News

Community News Deadline is Monday to sign up for Palm Coast parade Organizations and businesses that want to participate in the City of Palm Coast’s Starlight Holiday Parade & Event in December should sign up now. The deadline…

Where to find some treats on Halloween

Where to find some treats on Halloween Alternatives for neighborhood trick-or-treating are plentiful throughout the Greater Daytona Beach area. Round up the little (and big) monsters and have some fun. • First Baptist Church of South Daytona in partnership with South Daytona Christian…

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH Free screenings available locally for the uninsured and underinsured ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease – the second-leading cause of death in…

Harpist to play at church, concert

Harpist to play at church, concert BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Angelica Hairston will be a special guest harpist at the morning service of United Presbyterian Church on Oct. 26 at 11 a.m. The church is at 730 Beville Road. Hairston…

Community Events

Community Events Daytona to host free basketball clinic next week The City of Daytona Beach will offer a free basketball clinic on Monday, Oct. 20 through Thursday, Oct. 23. The clinic is open to elementary, middle and high…

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