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Final day of Early Voting in Daytona

Final day of Early Voting in Daytona

STAFF REPORTS Today marks the eighth and final day of early voting in Volusia County, FL. Voters have until 7 p.m. to be in line to cast their ballots at one of the five early voting locations in the county. Throughout the past month efforts from Democrat, Republican and non-partisan efforts have held campaign events […]

Hadley and Mainland too much for Seabreeze; make playoffs

Hadley and Mainland too much for Seabreeze; make playoffs

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES A stingy defense and big plays from Cameron ‘Squirt’ Hadley lifted Mainland past arch rival Seabreeze 27-9 at Municipal Stadium in Daytona last night. The win put Mainland (6-3,. 3-1) in the playoffs as they are the district 9-6A runner up while Seabreeze’s (5-5, 2-2) season came to an end. […]

City hosts Fall Festival on Halloween night

City hosts Fall Festival on Halloween night

  Ghouls, ghosts and goblins of all ages are welcome to the City of Daytona Beach’s annual “Fall Festival” on Monday, October 31, from 6 to 8 p.m., in Derbyshire Park, 849 Derbyshire Road. Admission is FREE and children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Featuring carnival games, inflatable bouncers and slides and […]

Sheriff's Office searching for missing 12-year-old

Sheriff's Office searching for missing 12-year-old

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a 12-year-old Deltona boy who has been missing since Tuesday evening. Adriel Thomas had left a friend’s house and was supposed to ride his bicycle three blocks back to his home. But about two hours later when Thomas had still not arrived home, […]

First Lady Michelle Obama coming to Daytona Beach Nov. 1

First Lady Michelle Obama coming to Daytona Beach Nov. 1

TAMPA – On Thursday, November 1, First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Florida, where she will speak to grassroots supporters in Jacksonville, Daytona Beach, and Miami. With early voting underway in Florida, the First Lady will speak about what’s at stake in this election for Floridians and ask them to help organize their communities […]

Wildcats top Eagles

Wildcats top Eagles

ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman took sole possession of first place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference with a 42-17 win over North Carolina Central today. The Wildcats ran for 274 yards and had 443 yards of offense. Isidore Jackson led the B-CU ground attack with 158 yards and two touchdowns. B-CU’s defense also held  NCCU […]

Storm moves up prep football games

Storm moves up prep football games

ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The threat of Tropical Storm Sandy coming to Florida has opted many high schools to move Friday night football games to Thursday. The storm isn’t expected to hit Florida but is expected to be a Hurricane and bring tropical storm force winds to Brevard, Volusia and Flagler Counties on Friday. Local teams […]

Wildcats maul Spartans

Wildcats maul Spartans

ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Quentin Williams threw for a career high 157 yards with two touchdowns in just one half of action to lead Bethune-Cookman to a 48-3 win over Norfolk State on Saturday’s Biker Classic. The Wildcats used a ball hawk defense that recorded three turnovers and scored a touchdown when DJ Howard returned […]

Highschool sports: New Smyrna rallies against Seabreeze

Highschool sports: New Smyrna rallies against Seabreeze

ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Marcus Johnson threw three touchdown passes including two to James Clark in the fourth quarter as New Smyrna Beach rallied to beat Seabreeze 21-14 at Municipal Stadium in Daytona Beach tonight. The win gave the Barracudas the district 9-6A title while Seabreeze must now beat Pine Ridge and Mainland the next […]

Roc the Mic series returns to BCU, Roland Martin to speak

Roc the Mic series returns to BCU, Roland Martin to speak

Staff Reports – Roland Martin will take the stage at Bethune-Cookman University to take part in the school’s “Roc the Mic” series Wednesday. The radio personality, journalist and television personality announced to his over 150 thousand Twitter followers of his visit to the school saying: “All of Bethune Cookman & Daytona Beach, Fla! I’m speaking […]