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VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Lots of talent on Mainland’s basketball team BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The boys basketball team at Mainland High School is off to an 11-6 start this season with a young but talented squad. “As a coach you expect more, but we are in pretty good standing. We now have our guys back from football, […]

Ida Wright wins Volusia County School Board District Two seat

Ida Wright wins Volusia County School Board District Two seat

Staff Reports – Ida Duncan Wright has won the Volusia County School Board District Two seat according to counts from the Volusia Supervisor of Elections Office. Wright, a Bethune-Cookman University instructor, defeated Kathy Williams, retired educator and widow of incumbent School Board member Al Williams for his school board seat. Out of 66334 registered voters […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Father Lopez shines during holiday Showdown BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The boys basketball team at Father Lopez won their own New Year’s Showdown tournament last week. “In any tournament, you want to stay sharp and play good competition. The plan is for it to benefit you down the road,” stated Eddie Miller, Father Lopez’s […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Holiday hoops highlight high school action BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Atlantic High School girls finished third and the boys fifth in their own tournament. Ronni Williams posted 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead Atlantic past Perry Central (Hazard, Ky.) 52-39 in the consolation game. Destiny Woodard added 17 for the Sharks. Williams (31 […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Holiday hoops tournaments highlight prep sports action BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Tyler Jenkins had 24 points to lead Halifax Academy past Warner Christian Academy 64-55 in the championship game of the inaugural Halifax Invitational Tournament at Hinson Middle School in Daytona Beach. Travis Walker added 15 points and LaShawn Wilder 13 for the Knights […]

Applicants sought for Volusia’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee

Applicants sought for Volusia’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee

Residents interested in recommending initiatives to facilitate affordable housing in Volusia County are encouraged to apply for membership on the county’s Affordable Housing Advisory Committee. The committee is composed of 11 members who are involved in specific aspects of affordable housing. Representatives are needed from the real estate and essential service professions and the county’s […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Holiday tournaments highlight local prep basketball action COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES In a marquee girls basketball matchup, Atlantic survived DeLand 63-60 in Port Orange on Dec. 14. The game featured two stars in Atlantic’s Ronni Williams and DeLand’s Tyeshia Moore. Williams, the state’s top recruit had 11 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Plenty of star power in Atlantic, Father Lopez game Green Wave outplays Sharks in matchup of top girls teams BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES In a much-anticipated girls high school basketball matchup, Father Lopez beat Atlantic 68-55 at the ICI Center at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach on Monday. Both teams entered the […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Warner Christian’s title hopes ended BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Jeremiah Hamlin ran for 114 yards and scored three touchdowns – including two critical fourth-quarter touchdown runs – to help Jacksonville University Christian beat Warner Christian 26-21 in the Class 2A semifinals. The game was a defensive battle with big offensive plays sprinkled throughout, but […]

Volusia School Board seeks input for budget reductions

Volusia School Board seeks input for budget reductions

DELAND— The School District of Volusia County is in the process of gathering input from all stakeholders for budget saving ideas and suggestions.  During the last five fiscal years, Volusia County Schools lost more than $80 million in state funding and made extensive budget reductions.  The school district is now facing a minimum $25 million […]