Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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...

B-CU and Senator Bracy announce state’s investment in HBCUs

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University will be joined by Florida State Sen. Randolph Bracy (D-Ocoee) and host a press conference Friday, March 21...

Early voting starts March 7 for primary

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With Super Tuesday now in the books, the race for the Democratic nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in November heats...

B-CU’s O’Neal reflects on role with NCAA Bowling Committee

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Longtime Bethune-Cookman University Athletics Administrator Robert “Tony” O’Neal is making history this year. O’Neal is the chair of the NCAA Bowling Committee,...

More wins for Lady Wildcats; eyes MEAC crown

COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Bethune-Cookman University Lady Wildcats (21-5, 13-1) are on a 13-game winning streak after taking down Norfolk State (16-10, 10-3)...

Poitier to lead ‘MLK Speaks’ choir

The Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Children’s Choir, founded and directed by Constance Poitier, will perform the music for the upcoming spoken word event entitled,...

Chrite, B-CU get $55K welcome from Ormond

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF On Feb. 23, the city of Ormond Beach held a welcome reception in honor of Bethune-Cookman University President Dr. E....

RE-ENACTING HISTORY

Mrs. Mary Fears has made it her mission to accurately portray the impact that Blacks have made on American history. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES At age...

NCNW seeking memorabilia for 75th anniversary

The Daytona Beach Community Section of the National Council of Negro Women Inc. is marking 75th years of service to the community this year. As...

STILL A FIGHTER

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories on local residents making a difference. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Since 2001, Cynthia Slater has been...