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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 […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Mainland and Warner playoff runs continue COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Scott Wampler’s 47-yard field goal attempt fell short as time expired and Mainland held off Winter Haven 34-33 in the Class 6A regional semifinal. Cameron “Squirt’’ Hadley threw for 280 yards with two touchdowns and ran for 159 with a score to lead […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Mainland and Warner advance on the gridiron COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Mainland upsets Lake Gibson Cameron “Squirt’’ Hadley threw for 387 yards with five touchdowns and returned a 67-yard punt for a score to lead Mainland past previously unbeaten Lakeland Lake Gibson 49-42. Sam White also had eight catches for 260 receiving yards […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Atlantic’s Williams picks Florida BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Local high school girls basketball phenom Ronni Williams will play at the University of Florida in Gainesville next season. Williams picked the Gators over Florida State and Georgia. “It’s where I want to go and spend the next four years of my life. They were all great […]

“Click It or Ticket” in full force in Volusia County

“Click It or Ticket” in full force in Volusia County

Volusia County – The Thanksgiving holiday period is one of the busiest travel times of the year, and the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind all travelers, whether they’re traveling across the country or just across town, that one of the best ways to ensure a safe arrival is to buckle up, every trip, […]

Volusians react to outcome of presidential, local races

Volusians react to outcome of presidential, local races

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Residents in this area’s Black community were pleased with election results although GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney edged President Barack Obama by 1.22 percent in the county and defeated the incumbent by 2,853 votes. “I think its time to keep moving forward and finish some of the things that the […]

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Hadley leads Mainland past Seabreeze and to playoffs BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Big plays from Cameron “Squirt’’ Hadley lifted Mainland past archrival Seabreeze 27-9 at Municipal Stadium in Daytona Beach last week. The win put the Buccaneers in the playoffs as the district 9-6A runner-up while the Sandcrabs’ season came to an end. “Things […]

VOLUSIA VOTES

VOLUSIA VOTES

HERE’S A GLANCE AT ACTIVITY IN THE COUNTY DURING EARLY VOTING AND ON ELECTION DAY  

Henry, Reed among Daytona Beach winners

Henry, Reed among Daytona Beach winners

By Ashley Thomas, DAYTONA TIMES – Derrick Henry, the former Daytona Beach City Commissioner who promised to “listen, before I ask to be heard” handily won the Daytona Beach mayoral race last night with a 10 percent edge over candidate Edith Shelley, the current zone 1 city commissioner. Unofficial results from the Volusia Supervisor of […]