Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Retired nurse celebrates 95th birthday, thanks to local group

  Guests wearing facial masks were vigilant May 9, socially distancing themselves in the driveway to celebrate Lucille Huesner’s 95th birthday. The Golden Girls Birthday Luncheon...

NAACP economic development chair helps local entrepreneurs

Orlando Johnson was tapped by Flagler County NAACP president Linda Sharpe Matthews in 2013 to serve as the branch’s Economic Development chair. In the role,...

Graduations held Sunday at Speedway

More than 1,000 seniors from three different area high schools participated in graduation ceremonies at the Daytona International Speedway. Graduates from Flagler-Palm Coast, Matanzas and...

African American Cultural Society names new board of directors

  The African American Cultural Society’s (AACS) Nominating/Election Committee recently issued a statement that ballots for the election of three positions on the Board of...

A shoutout to these high achievers from Flagler high schools

Despite canceled proms and classic graduation ceremonies altered by COVID-19, two local students are at the top of their game. Alexander Harvey and Brea Dwyer...

Volusia allocates COVID-19 funds for cities and non-profits

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES On Tuesday, the Volusia County Council approved a $2.5 million grant program to assist non-profit agencies in the county that...

Chaplain shares information on hospice care during COVID-19

“As we continue to add value and uplift people, we must be aware and reflect on how the pandemic affects us and our ministries...

Black entrepreneurs assisting small businesses with applications

According to a recent release, VyStar Credit Union is drawing attention about additional funding for the SBA’s PPP (Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program),...

Feed Palm Coast gives out thousands of meals, raises over $100,000

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES After two weeks of planning and immense fundraising, the mayor’s Feed Palm Coast Initiative culminated in a day to remember...

Historic school an educational journey for men’s ministry

Tour guide Helen Ladson provided information on the Historic Harrington School in addition to a historical perspective of the Sea Island of St. Simons,...