Longtime Midtown doctor retires; heading to Jamaica

PHOTO COURTESY OF HALIFAX HEALTH Dr. Andrea Thorpe (center) is shown with guests at her retirement party.

Campbell celebrates eighth-graders on May 24

PHOTOS BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ / HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COMMay 24 was the graduation day for eighth-graders at Campbell Middle School.

Brockington shares her history and Black history during library event

PHOTOS COURTESY OF LINDA EPPS As part of a monthlong presentation, African Fashions by Paco featured Virene Garrett, Imani Kinshasa, Russell...

Local events

Allen Chapel to celebrate Family and Friends Day The Allen Chapel AME Church will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day with several events. The...

Tobacco Free Volusia County Partnership to meet May 22

The Tobacco Free Volusia County Partnership will meet at 4 p.m. Monday, May 22, at the Department of Health in Volusia County, 1845 Holsonback...

Votran service interruptions during Speedweeks

Speedweeks will bring heavy traffic to Volusia County, and Votran riders should expect numerous delays, interruptions and route deviations.

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity honors high school seniors

DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM Dr. T.C. Culver (left) is shown with scholarship recipients Zion Harding, Kevin Beans and Tirik Peterson. On...

Disney banning smoking, vaping at theme parks

GARY CORONADO/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Smokers will be allowed to light up outside of the entrance to the theme parks.

District, Volusia complete partnership project to reduce river flooding

Volusia County and the St. Johns River Water Management District have completed a stormwater improvement project that will improve water...

Prosecutors face hurdles in Trayvon Martin case

By Tamar Lush and Greg Bluestein, Associated Press: SANFORD, Fla. — Prosecutors face steep hurdles to win a second-degree murder conviction against neighborhood watch volunteer...

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