Tuesday, July 7, 2020

AACS leadership responds to mandate on African-American history courses

Robert Whiting has enough reach to cover a recent mandate on the African-American history courses offered in the public schools. Whiting just completed his tenure as...

WPUL-AM 1590, ‘No. 2’ return to the airwaves

Station on the air; Cherry II to restart program BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF After testing and stabilizing its broadcast signal, WPUL-AM 1590, Volusia County’s only...

Church will continue to offer free hot meals and hope

Hope Fellowship is extending its Tuesday ‘We Feed’ program. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Just before going to work on Tuesday afternoons, Howard Boyd stops by Hope...

A time for accolades and unity

Fears, Reed, grads among honorees at annual NAACP banquet in Daytona BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Daytona Beach/Volusia County NAACP celebrated its legacy as a champion...

B-CU drama: The local winners, losers

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF In random order, here’s who’s up and who’s down in Daytona Beach in the wake of Bethune-Cookman University’s commencement controversy...

Daytona gets mixed grades in Florida NAACP report card

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach received an “A’’ for employment diversity but an overall grade of an F in a report...

Community News

Summer camp scholarships available Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children and students with special needs through Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division. Families with children...

Community News

County to hold workshops for business vendors Volusia County’s Purchasing and Contracts Division will hold two workshops for vendors who want to learn how to...

Summer lifeguard tryouts begin Feb. 23

Are you interested in a job that involves sun, sand and saving lives? Volusia County’s Beach Safety Division...

Orange City festival starts Feb. 22

The Orange City African-American Heritage Event is Feb. 22 and 23. On Friday, Feb. 22, there will be...