Friday, April 23, 2021

Daytona State College announces dates for virtual open house

Daytona State College (DSC) will host a series of virtual open house events in late October and early November that will give potential students...

DeLand principal excels
 at turning around school

DeLand principal excels
 at turning around school BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES In four years, Principal Dwayne Copeland turned Edith I. Starke Elementary School in DeLand from...

Free summit to tackle health issues affecting Black men

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES An upcoming event is geared toward helping men get serious about their health. However, organizers say it will be much more...

Coach remembered as man of ‘charity and love’

Coach Morris Small Jr. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach lost one of its...

Daytona State College adds night courses in auto body and collision repair

Car buffs looking to break into the auto collision repair industry can now get their training during evening classes at Daytona State College beginning...

Retired firefighter wants to encourage children through book

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Anthony “Tony’’ Thompson is a retired firefighter who spent 21 years with the Daytona Beach Fire Department. He also worked with...

Flagler County School Board selects next superintendent

Cathy Mittelstadt is set to become the next Superintendent of Flagler Schools. Mittelstadt is currently the deputy superintendent of Operations with St. Johns County Schools,...

Students in Halifax Health program receive diplomas

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Eight Project SEARCH Volusia County students received their high school diplomas on May 26 during a ceremony held in the...

Pennsylvania HBCU in jeopardy of folding this month

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWS SERVICE After years of financial trouble and heartbreaking enrollment decline, Cheyney University, one of the oldest Black institutions of higher...

Even though Blacks borrow more for college, enrollment declines

BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Recognizing that a college degree is one of the surest paths to a job and economic security, Black...