Thursday, September 24, 2020

NASCAR Truck Series will have a new title sponsor next season

BY ALEX ANDREJEV THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER/TNS NASCAR’s Truck Series is changing its official title next year, switching from the “Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series” to...

Daytona library closed after attack on employee

Burman P. Bedford, 55, has been charged with attacking an employee at the Daytona Beach Regional Library on Tuesday. He is accused of attacking...

Virus puts the brakes on Biketoberfest

Event has been a moneymaker for Black businesses  BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect everyone financially, including here locally. The virus has now...

VOTE ‘YES’ FOR ECHO AND VOLUSIA FOREVER

ECHO was vital to preserving Dr. Bethune’s home BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Daytona native and long-time resident Percy Williamson, Sr. served as director of the...

DeSantis ‘there will be flooding’

September 15, 2020 NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE --- Gov. Ron DeSantis warned that Hurricane Sally, after bringing massive rains and storm surge in the western...

Gillum comes out as bisexual, discusses March incident on talk show

BY JIM SAUNDERS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum said in a television interview aired Monday that he is bisexual,...

A BRIGHTER FUTURE

Bethune-Cookman’s leadership expresses joy and relief about restored accreditation. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) recently received some long-awaited good news. The Southern Association of Colleges...

Floridians encouraged to make in-state travel plans

BY JIM TURNER MIAMI HERALD/TNS TALLAHASSEE –Florida’s tourism-marketing agency wants Floridians to become in-state travelers as the crucial hospitality industry tries to rebound amid the COVID-19...

High school football makes slow comeback

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES School is back after much anticipation and so is high school football. Most football teams are practicing while a few are...

Lots of rumbling and grumbling

Local leaders respond about Truck Meet after getting plenty of complaints COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Daytona Truck Meet drew thousands of truck enthusiasts to...