Monday, July 13, 2020

Film focuses on life, legacy of Thurman

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Howard Thurman grew up in Daytona Beach. Dr. Howard...
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WPUL now also on FM

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES WPUL-AM 1590 La Jefa (“The Boss”), Volusia County’s only Black-owned radio station, can now also be heard at 100.7 FM. WPUL’s...

BET celebrates Black women at awards show

BY LAUREN POTEAT NNPA NEWS WIRE During a star-studded showcase of social activism, creativity and courage, BET celebrated the achievements of Black women and girls at...

Jacksonville choir to perform at church event

The Ritz Voices of Jacksonville, a community choir, will perform on Sunday, April 28, at United Presbyterian...

B-CU names recipient of award from Beyoncé

FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS Demetrius Weaver, a Pompano Beach, native is Bethune-Cookman University’s recipient of the Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Homecoming Scholars Award for the 2018-2019...

Tamron Hall channels iconic host for new talk show

DEBBY WONG/DREAMSTIME/TNS Tamron Hall attends the 14th Annual Woman’s Day Red Dress Awards at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Feb. 7, 2017 in New...

‘Our Florida Mosaic’ explores Black history through eyes of youth

Stefany Ecklin was the mistress of ceremonies. Sacrifices, legacy and contributions of African...

Literary spotlight: What to read while you wait

BY DONNA M. GRAY-BANKS SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES As we continue to live safe and stay in place, here are more authors and their books...

Harpist to perform 
Sunday with orchestra

Atlanta harpist Angelica Hairston will perform with the Daytona Solisti Chamber Orchestra in its 2017-2018 concert series, “Heavenly Harps and Strings.” This will be...

DIRECTOR JOHN SINGLETON DIES AT AGE 51

At age 24, Singleton became the first Black director nominated for an Oscar and the Academy Award’s youngest Best Director...