Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Volusia NAACP celebrate civil rights icons, community leaders at banquet

BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia-Daytona Beach branch of the NAACP held its 42nd Annual Freedom Fund and Awards Banquet on May 30 and gave...

The case for reparations

ACLU, NAACP enlighten residents on economic justice and the wealth gap. PHOTO BY DUANE C....
OUR BLACK HISTORY

OUR BLACK HISTORY

Port Orange remembers Freemanville during annual service at local church.   BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County residents filed into Mt. Moriah Baptist Church on Tuesday to...

ALREADY HURTING

From hotels to soul food spots, area businesses are losing customers and revenue because of the coronavirus. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has...

Black businesses reopen with caution due to coronavirus

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES As Florida Governor Ron DeSantis eases stay-at-home restrictions to reopen the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic, local businesses in the area...

Black businesses take a hit from Irma

Recovery slow for some businesses, government offices. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The recovery from Hurricane Irma continues as residents and businesses and government entities are cleaning...

‘ALL ABOUT THE SURVIVORS’

              Resident battling breast cancer will share her story at  ‘Making  Strides Against Cancer’ walk. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Toni Charles was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014, and...

Cedric the Entertainer to kick off Classic weekend

Actor and comedian Cedric the Entertainer will kick off the Florida Blue Florida Classic weekend on Thursday, Nov. 16 in Orlando. The show, presented by...

Trump’s offshore drilling stance creates trouble for other GOP governors

BY EMMA DUMAIN AND TONY PUGH MCCLATCHY DC/ TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump created a political headache for Republican leaders of coastal states with...

History at the Speedway: Black finishes second

BY MATT MURSCHEL ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Darrell Wallace Jr. buried his face in a towel as wave after wave of emotions overcame the young NASCAR driver. Moments earlier,...