Saturday, August 8, 2020

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2016

Remembering Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune became a world-renowned educator, civil and human rights leader, champion for women and young people, and...

B-CU degree a long time coming

Hundreds of graduates include a determined mom and her youngest son. COURTESY OF LOWERY FAMILY Jenetta...

Schools reopening a ‘collaborative effort’

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis told reporters on Wednesday the Florida Department of Education should not dictate local school-district decisions,...

One million steps toward learning

Local leaders give students handshakes and words of encouragement on first day of school as part of the Million Father March BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The...

Midway in spotlight as month comes to close

Longtime resident’s project highlights once-thriving Black community BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Percy Williamson’s project highlighting Daytona Beach’s historically Black Midway comes to fruition Sunday night. “Beyond...

The secrets of tracing African-American genealogy

Host of PBS show has tips on getting around ‘slavery wall’ BY THERESA WALKER ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Kenyatta D. Berry can trace some of her...

10 B-CU students interning in Volusia public schools

Top left to right are interns Raneihesi Love, Maximillian Jeanbrice, Napoleon McCants, Bree’shaun Watson, Keyh Marrah, Andrew Lodge, Khalil Bradley, Mychal...

Coach remembered as man of ‘charity and love’

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

‘Scary and very exciting’ time for high school grad

K’Moya Brown will graduate from Seabreeze on May 31. Through dual enrollment, she also has earned an associates from Daytona State...

Daytona State to offer daytime welding classes

In response to increasing demand for skilled welders, Daytona State College (DSC) has expanded its welding program to offer daytime courses leading to an...