Thursday, September 24, 2020

BRIEFS

New fertilizer ordinance in effect in Volusia The Volusia County Council has adopted a summertime fertilizer ban and initiated other restrictions that will protect the...

Governor signs Bethune statue bill into law

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott on Monday signed a bill into law that calls for placing a statue of...

Light up Midtown festivities continue throughout December

Area residents have been participating in a multitude of holiday activities in Midtown. A health fair was held Dec. 1 at Daisy Stocking Park...

Public safety council to meet April 14

The Volusia County Public Safety Coordinating Council will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 14, in courtroom one of the Justice Center,...

Daytona moves forward on charter

Report makes recommendations on how city operates over next 10 years BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Former Daytona Beach Mayor Glenn Ritchey, chairman of the city’s...

HITTING US HARD

Poor access to primary care called a factor for high numbers of Blacks getting virus. BY ANDREAS BUTELR DAYTONA TIMES The COVID-19 pandemic continues as the number...

COMMUNITY NEWS

Razz-A-Matazz and All That Jazz scheduled for Nov. 13 The Daytona Beach Section of the National Council of Negro Women will present “Razz-A-Matazz and All...

Big drop in Blacks working for city

Commissioner Paula Reed upset at dwindling number of African-Americans and women on Daytona payroll BY JAMES HARPER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach City Manager Jim Chisholm said during...

OPERATION EXTEND DAY

Latest raid part of local law enforcement’s effort to get drugs off the streets Crystal meth, fentanyl...

Black firefighters share safety tips with Turie T. Elementary students

The International Association of Black Professional Fire Fighters (IABPFF) Southeast Region held its fall conference in Daytona Beach from Oct. 28-Nov. 1 with the...