LANDMARKS & LEGACY

Buildings and parks in Daytona Beach are named after some of the city’s most influential residents. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES As the country reflects this month...

Daytona State plans poetry slam, Diaspora lecture

Daytona State College will commemorate Black History Month with a variety of activities that include a poetry slam, guest lecture and musical entertainment. The celebration,...

NCNW announces winners of 12th Brain Bowl

The Daytona Beach Section of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) staged its 12th annual NCNW Black History Brain Bowl recently at Daytona...

Slow progress for Puerto Rico schools since hurricane Maria

BY TATYANA HOPKINS NNPA NEWSWIRE LOÍZA, Puerto Rico – Thousands of students in Puerto Rico have settled back into classrooms after Hurricane Maria ripped through the...

NNPA receives $1.5 million Gates grant for education campaign

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), a network of 211 Black-owned media companies, has received a $1.5 million grant from...

BETHUNE-COOKMAN PRESIDENT RETIRES

The Daytona Times has learned that Bethune-Cookman University President Dr. Edison O. Jackson will retire. It is unclear whether the retirement is voluntary or...

How to develop character in young children

FROM FAMILY FEATURES In a typical day, it’s possible for children to spend more time engaging with technology than interacting with their peers face to...

Palm Coast offering 11 college internships for summer 2018

The City of Palm Coast is now accepting applications from college students for summer 2018 internships in administration, information technology, urban forestry, public works,...

NNPA honors women publishers during Black Press Week

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWS WIRE In 1827, with the publication of the “Freedom’s Journal,” John Russwurm and the Rev. Samuel Cornish established the Black...

Retired firefighter wants to encourage children through book

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Anthony “Tony’’ Thompson is a retired firefighter who spent 21 years with the Daytona Beach Fire Department. He also worked with...

Follow us

919FansLike
245FollowersFollow

SPORTS