Daytona resident places in teen pageant

FROM STAFF REPORTS Samiria Thomas,18, of Daytona Beach recently placed in this year’s National American Miss (NAM) teen pageant held in Orlando. Thomas, a graduate of...

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Credit union plans home-buying seminar Launch Federal Credit Union is offering a free home-buying seminar on Tuesday, Aug. 29 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm....

Countdown to first day of school

Parent, school officials offer insight on getting ready for students’ returns BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES School starts on Monday in Volusia County and parents, students, teachers,...

Free school clothes for 50 kids

Dickerson library group uses funds from event for new uniforms for local students BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES While many organizations have given away backpacks and school...

Halifax Health honors registered nurses

Halifax Health recently honored two registered nurses – Jackie Rivers and Kathy Chorjel – as winners of the community health system’s DAISY Award, which...

Historical Society to host conversation with pioneers

The West Volusia Historical Society’s Parlor Conversation focusing on area pioneers will take place at 10 a.m. Aug. 12 at the DeLand House front...

Remembering Hobson Bethune

Retired U.S. Marine Hobson Bethune was memorialized on Aug. 5 at a service at the Gertrude Heyn Chapel at Bethune-Cookman University. A wake was...

Daytona Dream Center hosts back-to-school cookout

The Daytona Dream Center, an outreach ministry of Ormond Beach’s Calvary Christian Center, held a back-to-school cookout on Aug. 5 for homeless families with...

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Sharpton to speak Aug. 19 at Democratic Black Caucus’ fundraiser There’s still time to get tickets for the Volusia County Democratic Black Caucus’ kickoff fundraiser. The...

Simmons inspires youth with ‘Keep the Peace’ program

BY SHAQUILLE WOODS LOS ANGELES SENTINEL/NNPA Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons recently hosted an event for RushCard’s “Keep The Peace” initiative at the University of Southern California;...

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