Thursday, November 26, 2020

Blacks bear brunt of school suspensions

Florida suspends its students more than any other state, both at the elementary and high school levels BY JAZELLE HUNT NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON (NNPA) – According...

National Lifeguard Championships to be held in Daytona

The Volusia Surf Lifesaving Association (VSLA) and Volusia County will host the 2017 United States Lifesaving Association (USLA) National Lifeguard Championships, which will take...

New Smyrna, Ormond teams win Black History Brain Bowl

Teams from New Smyrna Beach High and Ormond Beach Middle School went home with the top prizes at this year’s annual Black history competition...

Police captain: Keep drones, lanterns grounded during holiday

The Flagler Beach Police Department is requesting that aerial drones and floating sky lanterns stay grounded during this year’s Fourth of July festivities. “One of...

Juneteenth chair: Daytona festival has grown into large, diverse event

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Linda McGhee is hoping that area residents will join in the Juneteenth community festival on Saturday to learn about...

NAACP to tackle crime during Feb. 25 forum

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Daytona Beach branch of the NAACP is hosting a community forum on Thursday, Feb. 25, which will include discussion on...

Ready for swimmers

A grand re-opening event was held on June 3 for the Campbell Aquatic Center, also known as Campbell Pool. The pool is located at...

Deltona sponsoring drive for OneBlood

The City of Deltona is sponsoring a blood drive for OneBlood from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 12. A mobile collection unit will...

Blacks least likely to get business loans from banks

BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Black-owned businesses face tougher challenges than other groups when seeking bank loans, according to a new study by...

A dream come true

At center opening, family, officials pay tribute to Scarlett-Golden as beloved mayor, advocate, hero BY JAMES HARPER DAYTONA TIMES At the entrance of the Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural...