Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Daytona State music student earns top honors at symposium

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Daytona State College student Juaquin Trumpet hopes someday to be regarded among the best violinists in the world, and it looks...

City schedules Juneteenth celebrations for June 19-20

FROM STAFF REPORTS Daytona Beach Leisure Services Director Percy Williamson says planning has begun for this year’s Juneteenth celebrations. The annual event, which will be in...

Daniel fast ties leaner diet to reverence for God

BY ANNYSA JOHNSON MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL/MCT MILWAUKEE — Melissa Taylor stirs a steaming pot of soup atop the stove in her north side Milwaukee kitchen. There are...

Cinematique to host Civil rights film festival

The Friends of the Daytona Beach Library and Cinematique will present a two-day film festival featuring three films that dramatize events from America’s civil...

BRIEFS

‘42’ at Jackie Robinson Ballpark on Feb. 28 The movie “42” will be shown at Jackie Robinson Ballpark Friday, Feb. 28. The Daytona Cubs will open...

Slavery reparations case gathers steam in Caribbean

BY TONY BEST NNPA NEWS SERVICE Caribbean nations that revised the century-old issue of reparations for slavery with their announced plans to bring a lawsuit against...

Board ponders power of city manager job

Change to mayoral form of government discussed at Daytona Charter Review Commission meeting BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The power of the Daytona Beach city manager...

Weather didn’t dampen spirit of Black Heritage Festival

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The Mary S. Harrell Black Heritage Museum celebrated its 23rd Annual Black Heritage Festival last weekend in New Smyrna Beach...

Services Saturday for longtime entrepreneur, truck driver Wilbert Kendrick

FROM STAFF REPORTS The family of Wilbert Kendrick referred to him this week as “a kind, humorous and generous man’’ as well as an “inspirational...

Circuit court seeking advocates for kids

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES The Guardian ad Litem program of the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court is seeking people with the time and heart to...