Thursday, January 23, 2020

A proper burial for Billy Jackson

Family, Dozier School survivors pay respects to Daytona Beach teen who died 64 years ago BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Billy Jackson’s life ended way too soon....

Local appeal for justice, unity

Recent shootings spark peaceful march and rally in Daytona Beach BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES More than 200 people took part in a “United We Stand’’ march...

Dr. James Huger: In his own words

During a 2012 excusive interview with the Daytona Times, the icon reflected on his years at Bethune-Cookman, helping MLK and running for local office. In...

MLK banquet to draw attention to public health

Health care injustice to be topic of Jan. 16 event in Daytona BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF “Injustice Redefined: The Health of the Beloved Community’’ is the...

Alzheimer’s walk set for Saturday in Daytona Beach

The Alzheimer’s Association will present its Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, Nov. 18. Registration begins at 8 a.m. the day of, but people...

RNC takes message of equality to B-CU

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Just days before the primary in New Hampshire, Bethune-Cookman University created its own political buzz with an appearance on campus of...

Another Black on the Volusia County Council?

Dr. Willie Kimmons hopes so. He is running for the District 2 seat being vacated by Josh Wagner. BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Dr. Willie Kimmons, a...

Wildcat Fever: University celebrating 110 years during Homecoming week

FROM STAFF REPORTS The Bethune-Cookman University family is gearing up for an action-packed Homecoming week, which takes place Oct. 5-12. This year’s theme is “110...

Poised to help B-CU go the next level

Joe Petrock, new board of trustees chairman, gives an exclusive interview to the Daytona Times on his vision for the university. BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES Dr....

PRAYER VIGIL AT GREATER FRIENDSHIP

Local prayers for Ferguson About 60 people joined together at a prayer vigil held the evening of Nov. 25 in the wake of the announcement...