City removes Confederate markers from park

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach is following the lead of many Southern cities by moving controversial Confederate reminders. On Aug. 18, city...

Facility manager at Flagler center receives leadership award

Elijah Emanuel, facility manager for the Carver Center in Flagler County, has been named the 2017 Northeast Florida Community Action Agency’s “Outstanding Community Leadership...

BET celebrates Black women at awards show

BY LAUREN POTEAT NNPA NEWS WIRE During a star-studded showcase of social activism, creativity and courage, BET celebrated the achievements of Black women and girls at...

Forum addresses racism on college campuses

BY LAUREN VICTORIA BURKE AND FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE Congressional Democrats, led by Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.), the ranking member on the House Committee on...

FPL opens Palm Coast service center

  BEW Local 1066 Vice President Jay J. Davis, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) Vice President of Distribution Operations Bryan Olnick, Palm Coast Mayor...

Sharpton to speak at Black Dems’ fundraiser

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Rev. Al Sharpton will be the keynote speaker next month for the Volusia County Democratic Black Caucus’ kickoff fundraiser. The caucus...

Community News

Morehouse School of Medicine grad joins Halifax Health Dr. Leslie Williams, a board-certified family medicine physician, has joined the team at the Ormond Beach location...

University poll shows support for statues

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA As local communities and state leaders debate the fate of statues and memorials related to the Confederacy, a new poll...

Human Services office hosting election

Volusia County’s Human Services office will host a public election to fill the vacant position of a low-income representative from New Smyrna Beach on...

Local vet injured in accident; family grateful for prayers

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Muriel Bethune was cheerful Wednesday at Halifax Hospital when talking about her husband, Hobson, who suffered injuries last week in a...

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