Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Life after Irma getting back to normal

Impacted residents, businesses can still apply for disaster assistance BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Life for local residents and businesses was returning to normal this week. Power knocked...

HURRICANE MATTHEW: ‘I’VE NEVER SEEN A STORM LIKE THIS’

Residents slowly recovering from devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Days after Hurricane Matthew lashed Florida’s east coast, many area residents were struggling...

Mayhew to be installed as Palm Coast pastor

A three-day celebration is planned for the installation of the Rev. Mark Douglas Mayhew and Lady Sylvia Mayhew at United Evangelical & Missionary Outreach...

BLACK HISTORY – Tubman-King shares how church got its name

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Tubman-King Community Church celebrated Black History Month by sharing its own slice of history to congregants at last Sunday’s service. The...

Let’s talk about White-on-Black crime

However one might search, there’s no rationalization that can support the inhumanity of the Las Vegas shootings. For the sake of our children, it’s...

Still out in the cold

Dozens continue to camp outside a government building as city and county leaders battle over how to resolve local homelessness. BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Homeless people...

A reminder that we have not overcome

National NAACP leader Hilary Shelton addresses law enforcement and voting issues during speech at local branch’s annual banquet. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Inequality and injustice remain...

JUST DO IT

The city and state finally have set up a free COVID-19 testing in Daytona’s Black community. Now residents are urged to show up. BY ANDREAS...

Volusia seeking applicants for advisory boards

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County Council is seeking applicants for positions on four advisory boards that research and make recommendations on topics affecting...

Local Kwanzaa events 
to focus on meaning,
 relevance

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES While many are still preparing for Christmas and finishing up their holiday shopping, some local organizations already have their minds on...