Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Sports trying to make a comeback in the midst of a pandemic

COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Even as cases of the coronavirus continue to rise worldwide, the sports world is trying to return in some...

B-CU changing athletic conference

FROM MEAC TO SWAC

B-CU follows FAMU; leaving MEAC for SWAC

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES After a week of speculation, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU is moving to the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). On Thursday, the university announced that...

Hundreds participate in ‘I Can’t Breathe’ protest in Daytona

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES About 500 people participated in the "I Can't Breathe’’ protest in Daytona Beach the evening of June 11. The peaceful event was...

June 15 is day of giving for B-CU

Bethune-Cookman University has announced an “Advancing the Legacy’’ national day of giving to raise $100,000 in a single day to assist scholars during their...

B-CU sets June 15 as day of giving

Bethune-Cookman University has announced an “Advancing the Legacy’’ national day of giving to raise $100,000 in a single day to assist scholars during their...

B-CU needs to keep caring, capable professors

  Dear Wildcats and supporters, Well, we have almost completed one hurdle (financial), but there is still gloom within the walls of our great university. The...

B-CU gets major donations from Aarons, Mooreheads

BY ALEXIA MCKAY DAYTONA TIMES A large contribution by legendary baseball star Hank Aaron and his wife, Billye, is going to the advancement of Bethune-Cookman University....

B-CU gets financial boost from state legislators

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida’s three private historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are getting some much needed financial support. The Florida Legislature has designated $33...

Coronavirus puts a hold on games, Kentucky Derby

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The sports world has halted with the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The National Basketball Association (NBA) suspended the season on March...